Lionel Messi yellow card appeal rejected by Spanish federation
Lionel Messi yellow card appeal rejected by Spanish federation

Barcelona`s appeal against Lionel Messi`s yellow card for time wasting after he was hit on the head by a plastic bottle in Sunday`s La Liga game at Valencia has been rejected by the Spanish soccer federation (RFEF).

Zidane wins appeal against coaching ban
Zidane wins appeal against coaching ban

A Spanish sports court on Friday backed Zinedine Zidane`s appeal against a three month ban from coaching Real Madrid`s reserve team over his disputed qualifications.

Zinedine Zidane given coaching reprieve until ban appeal resolved
Zinedine Zidane given coaching reprieve until ban appeal resolved

Zinedine Zidane will be able to continue coaching Real Madrid`s B team until his appeal against a three-month ban for not having the correct licence is resolved, a court ruled on Friday.

Diego Simeone handed eight-match ban for Super Cup fracas

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone was handed an eight-match touchline ban by the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) on Monday following his dismissal and angry reaction in the Spanish Super Cup against Real Madrid last Friday.

Spanish federation supports del Bosque

Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) secretary general Jorge Perez has spoken up for head coach Vicente del Bosque despite the team`s early exit from the FIFA World Cup.

Villarreal should face `heavier` sanction for banana slur

The Spanish government on Thursday demanded Villarreal face a heavier punishment after a fan threw a banana at Barcelona star Dani Alves.

FIFA imposes transfer ban on FC Barcelona

FC Barcelona received a jolt on Wednesday as the FIFA Disciplinary Committee imposed sanctions on the club for the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18.

Barcelona to appeal FIFA transfer ban

Barcelona are to appeal a one-year ban on signing players imposed by FIFA for a "serious" breach of rules in the signing under-age players, the club announced on Wednesday.

Barca v Real King`s Cup final set for April 16 in Valencia

The King`s Cup final between record winners Barcelona and Real Madrid has been set for Wednesday April 16 at Valencia`s Mestalla stadium, the Spanish soccer federation (RFEF) said on Thursday.

Atletico fined after Ronaldo hit with lighter

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) on Friday fined Atletico Madrid 600 euros ($822) after Real Madrid`s Cristiano Ronaldo was struck on the head with a lighter during the clubs` Copa del Rey clash on Tuesday.

Spain Euro 2008-winning coach Luis Aragones, dies aged 75

Luis Aragones, the coach of Spain`s 2008 European Championship-winning side, died on Saturday at the age of 75, the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) announced.