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La Liga: Underwhelming Real Madrid held to stalemate at Getafe

Getafe, who have never played in the Champions League, clung on to the fourth spot but are level on 55 points with Sevilla, who thrashed Rayo Vallecano 5-0 earlier on Thursday. 

Apr 26, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

La Liga clubs refuse players permission to join Catalonia squad

All three teams have insisted that the decision is sporting, rather than political as tensions continue to rise between the autonomous region and the Madrid central government following an illegal referendum on independence in October 2017.

Mar 21, 2019, 09:58 AM IST

Lionel Messi shines as Barcelona survive scare to beat Rayo Vallecano 3-1

Barca won a penalty early in the second half when Luis Suarez was fouled and Messi converted to put the league leaders in front and the Uruguayan forward made sure of the points with a simple finish from close range in the 82nd minute.

Mar 10, 2019, 18:47 PM IST

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique behind side's new found defensive steel

The 32-year-old, who is in his 11th year with Barcelona since returning to his boyhood club from Manchester United, has been at the forefront of this new found passion for defending.

Mar 07, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

La Liga: Luis Suarez strikes late as Barca snatch victory at Rayo Vallecano

Valverde`s Barcelona lead La Liga with 24 points, four ahead of Atletico Madrid. 

Nov 04, 2018, 19:27 PM IST

WATCH: Lionel Messi's 35th career hat-trick in Barcelona's 5-1 win over Rayo Vallecano

Messi was in dazzling form yet again.

Mar 04, 2016, 08:36 AM IST

La Liga 2015-16: Lionel Messi hat-trick helps Barcelona to record 35-match unbeaten run

 Messi caught up with Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo on 35 trebles in all competitions.

Mar 04, 2016, 08:05 AM IST

Javier Mascherano admits Barcelona need to improve

Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano played an important role in his side's 2-0 Champions League win away against BATE Borisov.

Oct 21, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Neymar scores four as Barcelona beat Rayo Vallecano

Brazilian striker Neymar was FC Barcelona's hero as the Catalan side defeated Rayo Vallecano 5-2 in a game which highlighted their firepower.

Oct 18, 2015, 08:50 AM IST

Defender Dani Alves back to Barcelona training

Brazilian defender Dani Alves was the latest international footballer to join the Barcelona group in the final training session ahead of Saturday's La Liga clash against Rayo Vallecano in round eight of the competition.

Oct 16, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Stuttering Sevilla need to wake up fast, says Vitolo

Midfielder Vitolo says Sevilla need to wake up quickly, starting with Saturday`s La Liga game at home to Rayo Vallecano, after a woeful start to the campaign has left the Europa League champions ro

Sep 24, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Valencia’s Champions League hopes hit by stormy Rayo draw

Valencia dropped more points in their pursuit of a Champions League place with a Dani Parejo free-kick rescuing a 1-1 draw at Rayo Vallecano as both sides finished with 10 men after a stormy La Liga clash on Thursday.

May 01, 2015, 02:17 AM IST

Sevilla beat Rayo Vallecano to move up to fourth

Europa League holders Sevilla maintained their push for a return to the Champions League next season with a comfortable 2-0 win over Rayo Vallecano on Sunday.

Apr 27, 2015, 01:01 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo yellow card rescinded by Spanish federation

Real Madrid`s appeal against a yellow card shown to forward Cristiano Ronaldo in Wednesday`s 2-0 La Liga win at Rayo Vallecano has been granted by the Spanish soccer federation (RFEF), the club said on Friday.

Apr 10, 2015, 17:00 PM IST

Real Madrid to appeal against Cristiano Ronaldo caution for diving

Real Madrid have decided to appeal against a yellow card shown to forward Cristiano Ronaldo in Wednesday`s 2-0 La Liga win at Rayo Vallecano that will result in a one-match suspension if it stands.

Apr 10, 2015, 02:05 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo scores 300th goal for Real Madrid in Rayo ​Vallecano win

 Cristiano Ronaldo headed his 300th goal for Real Madrid in a laboured 2-0 La Liga victory at neighbours Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday that kept the gap to leaders Barcelona down to four points with eight games left.

Apr 09, 2015, 06:31 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo one shy of his 300th Real Madrid goal

After scoring five goals against Granada, Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to make his Real Madrid tally reach 300 tonight. The European giants will visit Rayo Vallecano and another impressive outing will put pressure on La Liga leaders Barcelona.

Apr 08, 2015, 12:04 PM IST

Gareth Bale doubtful for Real's La Liga clash at Rayo

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale has a foot problem and could miss Wednesday`s La Liga game at Rayo Vallecano when Real will look to keep up the pressure on leaders Barcelona, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday.

Apr 07, 2015, 18:40 PM IST

La Liga: Selection headache for Ancelotti before Rayo game

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti is facing a midfield selection conundrum for Wednesday`s La Liga match across town at Rayo Vallecano as the European champions look to keep up the pressure on leaders Barcelona.

Apr 06, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Third-fourth spots highlight La Liga standings

The battle for third and fourth places in La Liga maintained its tension as Atletico Madrid cruised to a 2-0 win at home to Getafe to keep the pressure on Valencia.

Mar 22, 2015, 12:55 PM IST