Real Madrid extend Raphael Varane contract
Real Madrid extend Raphael Varane contract

Spanish football club Real Madrid announced they had extended the contract of central defender Rafael Varene until the summer of 2020.

Tough away games for Barca, Real Madrid
Tough away games for Barca, Real Madrid

FC Barcelona and Real Madrid both face testing away trips as they play their second game of the Spanish Primera Liga season Sunday.

Questions to answer as Barcelona prepare for league kick-off

A new era for FC Barcelona kicks off Sunday when the side now coached by Luis Enrique entertains Elche in their first game of the Spanish Primera Liga season.

Real, Atletico pressure Barca after taking 3 points each

Real Madrid will entertain FC Barcelona with a lead of at least four points after winning 1-0 away to Malaga in the Spanish Primera Liga Saturday night, Xinhua reported.

Real Madrid deny Bale has slipped disc

Real Madrid strongly denied a report in Spain on Saturday that world record signing Gareth Bale has a slipped disc.

Barca and Atletico on verge of making Spanish history

Barcelona and Atletico Madrid both have the chance to make history in the eighth round of matches in the Spanish Primera Liga football this coming weekend.

`Real Madrid still in title race despite derby defeat`

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has defended his work at the club in the wake of his side`s 0-1 home defeat to local rivals Atletico Madrid in a Spanish Primera Liga.

Valencia suspend Rami after radio interview

Spanish Primera Liga football club Valencia has decided to temporarily suspend the club`s French international defender Adil Rami.

Never thought about leaving Real Madrid: Ronaldo

Real Madrid confirmed on Sunday that they have reached an agreement with striker Cristiano Ronaldo to extend his contract for a further three years until 2018.

Plenty of optimism as Real Madrid began Liga campaign

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has just a few questions to answer before his side kicks off the new Spanish Primera Liga season at home against Real Betis on Sunday.

Difficult summer, lack of signings could dent Barca title hopes

With less than a week until the start of the new season in the Spanish Primera Liga, FC Barcelona have played their last game of a difficult pre-season which has done little to convince the doubters that the club has successfully dealt with the problems which were apparent in the closing stages of the last campaign.

Real still have plenty to play for: Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo says Real Madrid still have plenty to play for this season, despite their hopes of retaining their Liga title appearing to be a distant dream.

Atletico star striker Falcao eyes big money in England

Chelsea and Manchester City have been told they will have to make Radamel Falcao the highest paid player in the country, at 250,000 Pounds a week, if they want to sign the striker from Atletico Madrid this summer.

Barca look to avenge Copa del Rey humiliation

The chance for revenge or to rub salt further into the wounds comes around quickly sometimes in football, at least that is what the players for Real Madrid and FC Barcelona must be thinking at the moment.

Camp Nou awaits Messi-Falcao clash

The big game in the Spanish Primera Liga football Sunday between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will see the league`s two best strikers Lionel Messi and Radamel Falcao clash in the Camp Nou Stadium.

Tricky fixture for Madrid as Barca look to open gap

FC Barcelona have the chance once again to pressure Real Madrid with the defending champions facing a tricky fixture against Zaragoza in the weekend action of the Spanish Primera Liga football.

Zaragoza extends contract with coach Manolo Jimenez

Spanish Primera Liga football club Zaragoza have extended the contract of coach Manolo Jimenez for three seasons.

Guardiola prepares for last league game as Barca coach

Pep Guardiola will sit in the FC Barcelona dugout for the last time in a Spanish Primera Liga match when his side travel to play Betis Saturday night.

Racing Santander relegated from Spanish Liga

Racing Santander became the first team to be relegated from the Spanish Primera Liga to the second division after they were defeated 0-3 away by Real Sociedad.

Barcelona take on Real Madrid in crucial `El Classico`

FC Barcelona will take on Real Madrid in a crucial `El Classico` Saturday that could see Madrid`s lead at the top of the Spanish Primera Liga table reduced to just one point.