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Copa del Rey

Coach Ernesto Valverde has contract for next season: Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu

Bartomeu feels that this season was neither a season of excellence nor it was a season of failure.

May 26, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

Valencia knock Barcelona off Copa del Rey throne

Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo Moreno struck first-half goals to give Marcelino`s dominant Valencia control of the final in Seville`s sweltering Benito Villamarin stadium.

May 26, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Sevilla sack coach Pablo Machin after Europa League exit

The club have placed director of football Joaquin Caparros in charge until the end of the season. 

Mar 15, 2019, 20:19 PM IST

Manager Santiago Solari's Real Madrid future in doubt despite Valladolid win

Real have no realistic chance of a trophy after falling 12 points behind leaders Barcelona, who knocked them out of the Copa del Rey in the semi-finals.

Mar 11, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

Ajax hope to capitalise on Sergio Ramos absence for Real Madrid, says coach

Nacho Fernandez will likely take Ramos's place in the Madrid lineup, after the Real captain was ruled out by UEFA for geting booked deliberately.

Mar 05, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

La Liga: Barcelona show defensive strength to see off Real Madrid again

Ivan Rakitic scored the decisive goal for La Liga leaders Barcelona to send them 12 points clear of Real and surely ending their hopes of getting back in the title race.

Mar 03, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

Real Madrid coach defends forward Vinicius Junior despite lack of goals

Vinicius had several scoring chances against Barcelona in Thursday`s second leg of the Copa del Rey semi-finals, but he was unable to capitalise on any of them.

Mar 02, 2019, 13:53 PM IST

Copa del Rey: Valencia see off Betis to set up final clash against Barcelona

Barca, who have won the last four editions of the competition, beat Real Madrid 3-0 away on Thursday for a 4-1 aggregate victory in the other semi-final.

Mar 01, 2019, 07:36 AM IST

Manager Santiago Solari rues Real Madrid wastefulness in 'Clasico' defeat to Barcelona

With Vinicius Jr their chief creator, Madrid produced a dominant display at the Santiago Bernabeu but a goal eluded them and they exited the competition staring at a harsh 1-4 aggregate defeat.

Feb 28, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Diego Simeone renews Atletico Madrid contract until 2022

Simeone, who spent two separate spells at Atletico Madrid as a player, took over as coach in December 2011 with the club hovering above the relegation zone and transformed them into one of the top sides in Europe.

Feb 15, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

La Liga: Sevilla battle back to grab last-gasp draw against Eibar

The unlikely draw took Sevilla to 37 points in the standings, two points ahead of fifth-placed Getafe who beat Celta Vigo 3-1 on Saturday.

Feb 11, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Santiago Solari's Real Madrid show clear improvement in Clasico 1-1 draw

Julen Lopetegui`s short-lived spell in charge was brought to an end in October with a humiliating capitulation to Barca and Solari was appointed the next day on an interim basis.

Feb 07, 2019, 12:47 PM IST

Copa del Rey: Lionel Messi named in Barcelona's squad for 'El Clasico'

Messi sustained an injury during Saturday's 2-2 La Liga draw with Valencia, in which he scored twice, although he was able to finish the game after being treated.

Feb 06, 2019, 12:07 PM IST

La Liga: Red-hot Vinicius Jr has Barcelona in his sights

The 18-year-old was left out of the squad when Real last visited the Nou Camp in October, deemed too young and too inexperienced to face a Barca side who went on to defeat Madrid 5-1.

Feb 04, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

Karim Benzema, Vinicius Jr. lead Real Madrid to fourth straight La Liga win

The victory took Real Madrid to 42 points, cutting the gap on second-placed Atletico Madrid to two points ahead of next Saturday's city derby.

Feb 04, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen out for six weeks with calf injury

The Netherlands international has not played a La Liga game this season but has been the team`s first-choice goalkeeper in the Copa del Rey in his three seasons at the club, lifting the trophy in 2017 and 2018.

Feb 02, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

Copa del Rey: Karim Benzema double seals Real Madrid's place in semis

The French forward, netted twice in the first-half to take his goalscoring tally to 209 goals in 446 games, moving ahead into sixth place on the club's all-time top scorers list. 

Feb 01, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

Rodrigo Moreno's hat-trick guides Valencia to Copa del Rey semis

Valencia`s Mouctar Diakhaby was sent off in the dying seconds and the final whistle was followed by some pushing and shoving between the opposing sides.
 

Jan 30, 2019, 14:24 PM IST

Barcelona handed Copa final re-match with Sevilla, Real Madrid to face Girona in quarters

The first leg games of the Copa del Rey will take place from January 23, with the deciding fixtures being played from January 30.

Jan 19, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Atletico Madrid, Girona play out 1-1 draw in Copa del Rey last-16 tie

The two teams will square off again in the second and final leg on January 16 at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid.

Jan 10, 2019, 17:06 PM IST