Barcelona-Real rivalry hurt national team – coach

The intense rivalry between Real Madrid and Barcelona has left "wounds" on the national team.

Barcelona slam Del Bosque over Spain squad

A club versus country row has boiled up in Spain over coach Vicente del Bosque`s decision to call up seven Barcelona players for the world champions` friendly against Mexico in Mexico city on Wednesday.

Spanish coach in dilemma over playing Torres in final

Spanish coach said that he does not know if he will select Fernando Torres for World Cup final against Dutch.

Modest Del Bosque quietly making his voice heard

Vicente del Bosque promised continuity after the triumph of Euro 2008 and has delivered spectacularly on that ambitious pledge.

Spain not clinical enough, says Del Bosque

Spain have not been clinical enough in front of goal at the World Cup, according to coach Vicente del Bosque.

Spanish media showers praise on Del Bosque’s heroes

The Spanish media was euphoric over coach Vicente Del Bosque’s team after they reached a first World Cup final, outplaying Germany 1-0.

Del Bosque lauds Messi as World Cup star

Spanish coach Vicente del Bosque
dubbed Argentine star Lionel Messi one of his players of the
World Cup - even though the South Americans were crushed in
the quarter-finals by Germany.

Spanish coach Del Bosque relieved after `toughest game`

Spanish coach Vicente del Bosque breathed a sigh of relief Saturday after a late David Villa goal helped Spain overcome a resilient Paraguay 1-0 and make footballing history by setting up a semi-final date against Germany.

Spain goes for historic win in WCup quarterfinals

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque believes his players are ready to make history: They can startby winning a World Cup quarterfinal for the first time.

Del Bosque to stick with Torres for Paraguay

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque will stick by Fernando Torres for the team`s quarterfinal match against Paraguay despite the striker`s poor World Cup.

Only way is up for Spain, says del Bosque

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque
said his team will be able to kick on after they secured their
place in the World Cup last 16 with a 2-1 win over Chile.

Stunned Spanish need to be bolder

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque is not known for making sweeping strategic changes but he may have to show more boldness if he is to lead the European champions beyond the World Cup group stage.

Del Bosque bans Spain players from tweeting

There is unlikely to be a tweet out of the Spain players at the World Cup after coach Vicente del Bosque banned them from using social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook during the tournament.

Navas gets Spain call up for Argentina friendly

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque called up Sevilla winger Jesus Navas for the first time on Monday, part of a 23-man squad for this month`s friendlies against Argentina and Austria.

Spain are one of the best teams: David Villa

Valencia striker David Villa told AS that he feels Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque has an unenviable task trying to pick a team from the squad at his disposal.