Gremio secure Real Betis striker on Loan
Gremio secure Real Betis striker on Loan

Brazil's Gremio have signed Uruguayan striker Braian Rodriguez on loan from Real Betis, the Spanish club said.

Further match fixing scandal for Spanish football
Further match fixing scandal for Spanish football

Spanish football looks set to be thrown into another match-fixing scandal after a former general manager of Osasuna football club admitted that the club had offered money to players from other clubs to fix matches.

Real Betis deny involvement in alleged La Liga match fixing
Real Betis deny involvement in alleged La Liga match fixing

Real Betis have joined Espanyol and Osasuna in denying any involvement in the alleged fixing of La Liga matches near the end of last season.

Zenit warm-up for PSV clash in Spain
Zenit warm-up for PSV clash in Spain

Russian league leaders Zenit St Petersburg are warming up for the upcoming Europa League clash against Dutch giants PSV Eindhoven with a working break in Spain.

Spanish coach Juan Carlos Garrido eyes CAF club history
Spanish coach Juan Carlos Garrido eyes CAF club history

 Juan Carlos Garrido hopes to create history Saturday by becoming the first Spanish coach of an African Football Confederation (CAF) title-winning club.

Meet the own goal scoring defender who was removed from field for excess sobbing!

Real Betis defender Paulao had reportedly started crying after scoring an own goal in his side`s La Liga clash with Rayo Vallecano, after which he was taken off the field.

Atletico stay on course for surprise La Liga title

Atletico Madrid remained on course for a surprise La Liga title triumph when Raul Garcia`s header secured a 1-0 victory for the leaders at home to Villarreal on Saturday as closest rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid also won.

Gareth Bale beauty keeps Real Madrid on Atletico Madrid, Barcelona`s tails

Gareth Bale deputised ably for the injured Cristiano Ronaldo with a wonder strike from 35 yards as Real Madrid kept up the pressure on Atletico Madrid and Barcelona with a 4-0 win away to Real Sociedad on Saturday.

Positive drug test for Granada winger Benitez

Granada footballer Dani Benitez is facing suspension for up to two years and could also be sacked by his club after he tested positive for cocaine.

Fiorentina hold Juve while Benfica sink Spurs

Mario Gomez`s goal put Fiorentina in the driving seat with a 1-1 draw at Juventus in a Europa League last-16 first leg while Benfica were too good for Tottenham Hotspur, winning 3-1 at White Hart Lane on Thursday.

Porto, Napoli, Ludogorets snatch dramatic Europa League wins

Porto`s Nabil Ghilas scored in the 86th minute to secure a 3-3 draw against Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday, sending the Portuguese side through to the last 16 of the Europa League on away goals.

Atletico miss chance to go top, Real close in

Real Madrid were the big winners in Spain after closing the gap on joint leaders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid to one point with a 5-0 victory over Real Betis.

Garrido sacked by Real Betis

Juan Carlos Garrido has been sacked by La Liga`s bottom side Real Betis after just 10 games in charge, the club confirmed on Sunday.

Carlo Ancelotti hails Madrid professionalism

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti lauded his side`s preparation after they disposed of struggling Real Betis 5-0 at the Benito Villamarin on Saturday.

Madrid target three-way tie at top

Real Madrid can pile the pressure on La Liga leaders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid by moving into a three-way tie at the top of the table with a win away to struggling Real Betis on Saturday.

Mel confident of achieving West Brom success

West Bromwich Albion`s new head coach Pepe Mel announced his arrival at the Premier League club by insisting his team will avoid relegation and then challenge for a place in Europe.

West Brom name Pepe Mel as new coach

West Bromwich Albion appointed former Real betis boss Pepe Mel as their new head coach on Thursday, the English Premier League club announced.

Mascherano buoyed by Messi return

Javier Mascherano has revealed his delight at the impending return of Lionel Messi for Barcelona.

Messi to return to Argentina for rehabilitation

Barcelona Thursday said Lionel Messi, four-time world player of the year, will soon go back to his home country Argentina for the second phase of recuperation from hamstring injury.

Lionel Messi to continue recovery in Argentina

Four-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi will travel to his native Argentina on Friday to continue his recuperation from a torn hamstring, his club Barcelona confirmed on Thursday.