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Barcelona sack coach Ernesto Valverde, appoint Quique Setien until 2022

Barcelona lead the standings on 40 points, ahead of second-placed Real Madrid on goal difference.

Jan 14, 2020, 13:58 PM IST

Tottenham Hotspur disappointed by timing of Giovani Lo Celso injury, says Mauricio Pochettino

Lo Celso, signed on loan by Spurs on transfer deadline day from Spanish side Real Betis, suffered a hip injury during Argentina`s 0-0 draw with Chile last week and the club confirmed on Tuesday that he would be sidelined until the end of October.

Sep 12, 2019, 20:47 PM IST

La Liga: Antoine Griezmann's brace helps Barcelona return to winning ways

After Barcelona were surprisingly beaten 1-0 by Athletic Bilbao in their opening match of the season last week, they rebounded in style on Sunday.

Aug 26, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

La Liga: Barcelona seek redemption against Real Betis

Barcelona will seek redemption after a disappointing first league match of the season at the San Mames stadium, where it was handed a last-minute 1-0 defeat, reports Efe news.

Aug 25, 2019, 09:31 AM IST

La Liga: Valencia crush Levante 3-1 to boost push for fourth spot

Valencia are sixth in the La Liga standings after 32 games on 49 points, two behind fifth-placed Getafe who drew 2-2 at Valladolid.

Apr 15, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

Real Betis fans bow to 'extraordinary' Lionel Messi after hat-trick at Barcelona

It was Messi's 51st career hat-trick, but he could not recall receiving such applause from a rival team's fans.

Mar 18, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

Celta Vigo appoint Fran Escriba as new coach after Miguel Cardoso's axing

Escriba was the assistant coach at Getafe, Valencia, Benfica and Atletico Madrid, later becoming head coach at Elche who he led to the top flight in his first season in charge. 

Mar 04, 2019, 09:58 AM 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

La Liga: Atletico Madrid suffer defeat again Real Betis in Alvaro Morata's debut

Barca lead the La Liga standings on 50 points after 22 games, Atletico are second with 44 while third-placed Real Madrid, who play at home to Alaves later on Sunday and visit Atletico next week, have 39.

Feb 04, 2019, 07:11 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

Copa del Rey: Sevilla stun defending champions Barcelona 2-0

The second leg takes place next Wednesday, where Espanyol take on Real Betis and Real Madrid host Girona on Thursday in the remaining quarter-final, first legs after Getafe defeated Valencia 1-0 on Tuesday.

Jan 24, 2019, 09:50 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid climb to third with crucial win over Sevilla

The victory saw Madrid climb to third place on 36 points, three ahead of Sevilla who have failed to win in their last four league outings, while Barcelona, who host Leganes on Sunday, are top with 43.

Jan 20, 2019, 09:44 AM 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

La Liga: Diego Simeone's subs make the difference in Atletico Madrid's win over Real Betis

Atletico lead the standings with 15 points after eight games although champions Barcelona could overtake them with a win at Valencia.

Oct 07, 2018, 22:25 PM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid win eight-goal thriller, Atletico Madrid keep up Barcelona chase

Man of the moment Marco Asensio scored twice and Cristiano Ronaldo was also on target as Real Madrid kept up the feel-good factor with a thrilling 5-3 victory at Real Betis

Feb 19, 2018, 11:36 AM IST

After shock defeat to Real Betis, Zinedine Zidane jokes on Madrid injury 'jinxed'

When Madrid swept a crisis-ridden Barca aside 5-1 in the Spanish Super Cup last month, Zidane`s men were expected to romp to the title.

Sep 23, 2017, 00:27 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo back for Real Madrid, Gerard Deulofeu in for Ousmane Dembele

Cristiano Ronaldo returns from a five-match ban for Real Madrid 24 hours later at home to Real Betis, whilst Atletico Madrid face a daunting trip to Athletic Bilbao.

Sep 19, 2017, 08:40 AM IST

Barcelona in race with Real Madrid to sign Real Betis midfielder Dani Ceballos

"They (Barcelona) asked me what my opinion of Dani was, and I gave it to them, and you can imagine what it was," Ferrer was quoted as saying in a news conference by ESPNFC on Monday when asked whether Barcelona have evinced interest in the Spain under-21 international.

Jul 04, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

La Liga: Sergio Ramos strikes again as Real Madrid prosper from Barca hangover to defeat Real Betis

However, Madrid`s win was mired in controversy as goalkeeper Keylor Navas was extremely lucky to avoid an early red card before making a brilliant stoppage time save to deny Antonio Sanabria.

Mar 13, 2017, 08:53 AM IST

Barcelona thrash Real Betis 6-2 in La Liga opener; Lionel Messi hit twice, Luis Suarez scored hat-trick

Barca coach Luis Enrique handed new signings Samuel Umtiti and Lucas Digne their league debuts.

Aug 21, 2016, 00:27 AM IST