El Clasico, and the contrasting study with Spain's Champions League claims

On the importance of El Classico clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid in La Liga, and Spanish clubs' domination in Europe, specially in UEFA Champions League.

Real Madrid crisis big factor in La Liga
Real Madrid crisis big factor in La Liga

Crisis looms over Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu Stadium as match-day 27 of the Spanish La Liga looms on the horizon.

Spanish league demands pooling of TV rights
Spanish league demands pooling of TV rights

Spanish football authorities on Friday demanded the government enforce centralised bidding for broadcast rights for first and second division matches to defend smaller clubs against their richer top-league rivals.

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.

Luis Enrique upbeat about 2015 despite transfer ban
Luis Enrique upbeat about 2015 despite transfer ban

FC Barcelona manager Luis Enrique is looking ahead to 2015 with optimism despite the confirmation that the Spanish football club will not be able to make any new signings in the year.

Real Madrid giants enter land of Eibar`s little people
Real Madrid giants enter land of Eibar`s little people

Real Madrid`s superstars, flying high at the top of La Liga, enter the land of Spanish football`s little people on Saturday when they take on humble Eibar in the Basque country.

I feel like a footballer again: Luis Suarez
I feel like a footballer again: Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez is starting to "feel like a footballer" once again after being allowed to train with new club Barcelona following his appeal against a FIFA ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup.

Barcelona extend contract of Javier Mascherano
Barcelona extend contract of Javier Mascherano

FC Barcelona announced Tuesday that the Spanish football giants have reached an agreement Tuesday to extend the contract of Argentinean midfielder, Javier Mascherano until the summer of 2018.

FIFA upholds Barcelona transfer ban

Barcelona will not be able to sign any new players until January 2016 after world football`s governing body FIFA rejected an appeal over a transfer ban imposed for breaching rules on underage players.

Spanish league demotes Real Murcia to third tier

Spain`s professional league (LFP) has demoted Real Murcia from the second division to the third tier (Segunda B) and fined them 180,000 euros ($240,800) after they failed to meet the competition`s financial criteria.

James Rodriguez signing shows La Liga best league in world football, says Bale

After securing the signature of James Rodriguez from AS Monaco, Gareth Bale said it asserted the fact La Liga is the best football league in the world.

Valencia sack coach Pizzi

Valencia Football Club took the surprising decision to sack coach Juan Antonio Pizzi Wednesday, just a week before players were due to return for the start of pre-season training.

Valencia fire coach after half season

Six-time Spanish champions Valencia have sacked coach Juan Antonio Pizzi after just six months in the job, the club announced on Wednesday.

Spanish athletes support football team despite defeat

Many Spanish athletes tweeted supportive messages for their football team which was eliminated from the FIFA World Cup following a 0-2 defeat against Chile Wednesday.

Barcelona prepared to sell Cesc Fabregas

Despite thwarting away Manchester United`s efforts to sign Cesc Fabregas last season, the Catalan club have are now prepared to release the midfielder for £30m in the summer.

Barca name Puyol to sport management team

Barcelona captain Carles Puyol is joining the club`s sport management team after being forced to quit the squad with a knee injury, the team announced Friday. 

Xavi expected to be fit for World Cup

Barcelona midfielder Xavi will be fit for the World Cup finals despite suffering a minor back injury, the club announced on Monday.

Osasuna relegated amidst barrier collapse chaos

Osasuna and Valladolid were relegated to the Spanish second division on Sunday, but the final round of La Liga matches was overshadowed by the collapse of a barrier which injured 25 fans at Osasuna`s El Sadar stadium in Pamplona.

Barca ready to seize second chance, says Xavi

Barcelona are ready to grasp their second chance with both hands and snatch the Spanish title from Atletico Madrid in a winner-takes-all clash this weekend, midfielder Xavi said on Wednesday.

Atletico have character to close out La Liga - Sosa

Atletico Madrid have the "character and strength" to go to Barcelona this weekend, beat their only remaining title rivals and seal their first La Liga triumph since 1996, according to midfielder Jose Sosa.