Europa League: Sevilla bullish ahead of Fiorentina visit
Europa League: Sevilla bullish ahead of Fiorentina visit

Sevilla’s 34-match unbeaten home run may be over but the attacking flair they showed against Real Madrid leaves them full of confidence ahead of their Europa League semi-final against Fiorentina on Thursday.

Carlo Ancelotti brought smiles back in Real Madrid: Iker Casillas
Carlo Ancelotti brought smiles back in Real Madrid: Iker Casillas

Spanish football club Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas praised Carlo Ancelotti, saying that the Italian manager "brought the smile back to Madrid" following the reign of Portuguese Jose Mourinho.

Real Madrid, Barca "must work harder" following new TV law
Real Madrid, Barca "must work harder" following new TV law

Real Madrid and Barcelona will have to work harder to maintain their dominance following new Spanish rules affecting TV rights, the Spanish League`s marketing expert said on Monday.

Benzema out of Madrid squad for Juventus clash
Benzema out of Madrid squad for Juventus clash

French international striker Karim Benzema hasn`t travelled with the rest of the Real Madrid squad for the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final away to Juventus on Tuesday.

Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack
Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack

After a slow start at Barcelona, Luis Suarez now has a strike rate comparable to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, while his selfless style has also helped instill a spirit of camaraderie within their deadly attack.

Carlo Ancelotti hopeful over Karim Benzema fitness for Juve clash
Carlo Ancelotti hopeful over Karim Benzema fitness for Juve clash

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti is hopeful of having striker Karim Benzema fit to face Juventus in the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday.

La Liga: Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Madrid in touch with eight-goal Barca
La Liga: Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Madrid in touch with eight-goal Barca

A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick maintained Real Madrid`s La Liga title aspirations as they ended Sevilla`s 34-game unbeaten run at home with a 3-2 win on Saturday.

Big club visits good for Asia, says official
Big club visits good for Asia, says official

Visits by big European clubs to Asia are good for football in the region, a senior Asian official has insisted, dismissing concerns over the trips.

Carlo Ancelotti doesn`t understand Cristiano Ronaldo`s Santigo Bernabeu boos
Carlo Ancelotti doesn`t understand Cristiano Ronaldo`s Santigo Bernabeu boos

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has leapt to the defence of World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo after criticism of his behaviour towards his teammates in Wednesday`s 3-0 win over Almeria.

Juve hope to have Paul Pogba back for Madrid second leg
Juve hope to have Paul Pogba back for Madrid second leg

Juventus are hopeful their French international midfielder Paul Pogba will be able to return from injury in time for the second leg of their Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid.

Five players to look out for in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals

The semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League will take fans on a rollercoaster ride as Europe's four giants try to outsmart each other in two-legged ties. The stakes are high this term for Barcelona who face a Bayern Munich side managed by Catalan legend Pep Guardiola.

Madrid`s title aspirations on line in Seville
Madrid`s title aspirations on line in Seville

European champions Real Madrid will need to inflict Sevilla`s first home defeat in over 13 months to realistically maintain their bid for the La Liga title when they visit the Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday.

Free-scoring Real Madrid face tough test at Sevilla
Free-scoring Real Madrid face tough test at Sevilla

Real Madrid have defied injuries to keep the pressure on leaders Barcelona and notched up over 100 La Liga goals but they now face arguably the toughest test of their title charge in an away match to Sevilla on Saturday.

Former Colombia midfielder Freddy Rincon wanted by Interpol
Former Colombia midfielder Freddy Rincon wanted by Interpol

Former Colombia, Real Madrid and Corinthians midfielder Freddy Rincon is wanted for questioning about drug crimes in Panama, Interpol said on Wednesday.

La Liga: James Rodriguez cracker helps Real Madrid keep pressure on Barcelona
La Liga: James Rodriguez cracker helps Real Madrid keep pressure on Barcelona

Real Madrid warmed up for a big week by moving back to within two points of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win over Almeria on Wednesday.

Real Madrid deny transfer ban reports
Real Madrid deny transfer ban reports

 European champions Real Madrid have denied reports in the Spanish media that they and Atletico Madrid could be banned from registering new players for a year for irregularities in the signing of minors.

Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid facing transfer bans: Reports
Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid facing transfer bans: Reports

Spanish giants Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid could be banned from registering new players for a year for irregularities in the signing of minors, Spanish radio station Cadena SER reported on Wednesday.

Atletico Madrid unaware of possible FIFA transfer ban
Atletico Madrid unaware of possible FIFA transfer ban

Atletico Madrid are unaware of a possible transfer embargo after Spanish media reported FIFA were set to bar the club and city rivals Real Madrid from the next two windows.

Barcelona need 'god-like Messi' to progress in Champions League, says Franz Beckenbauer
Barcelona need 'god-like Messi' to progress in Champions League, says Franz Beckenbauer

Ahead of the high-octane UEFA Champions League semi-final clash between Barcelona and Bayern Munich, Franz Beckenbauer fired first salvo saying “god-like Messi” will need to perform if the Catalans are to progress in the final.

Panel of former Brazil coaches to help Dunga
Panel of former Brazil coaches to help Dunga

Brazil's football federation (CBF) has invited the country's former national coaches to form a panel designed to assist incumbent Selecao boss Dunga.