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Category: La Liga

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Transfer window: deals you may have missed because of the World Cup

While events in Russia have hogged the headlines, the market has rolled along. Catch up on the summer’s big deals in Europe’s top leaguesThe Unai Emery era has begun at Arsenal, with goalkeeper Bernd Leno and full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner arriving and…

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Julen Lopetegui to join Real Madrid as head coach after World Cup

• Spain coach signs three-year contract at the Bernabéu• Lopetegui’s side face Portugal in World Cup on FridayReal Madrid have announced that the Spain head coach Julen Lopetegui will take over as manager at the Bernabéu after 2018 World Cup in Russia….

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Transfer window 2018 – every summer deal from Europe’s top five leagues

All the moves in the top leagues of England, Spain, Italy, France and Germany as well as club-by-club guides for all the ins and outs this summer Continue reading…

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It’s the Sids 2018! The complete review of the 2017-18 La Liga season

Barcelona cantered to the title but couldn’t go unbeaten, the Madrid clubs each landed a European trophy and Real Betis were the great entertainersAll that and in the end it came down to this … nothing. There were tears and plenty of emotion, Fernando …

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Zidane resigns as Real Madrid head coach in shock announcement

• Club legend steps down after winning third Champions League• Zidane had won six major trophies since January 2016• Join Nick Miller for live updates and reactionZinedine Zidane has stepped down as Real Madrid head coach five days after celebrating th…

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Ever wondered why La Liga’s top goalscorer wins ‘the Pichichi’?

Pichichi was more than a great goalscorer who died before his time. He was a law student, an Athletic Bilbao legend, an Olympian, a referee and a man who ‘lived life on the edge’By Dan Parry for These Football TimesIn most leagues the name of the troph…

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Has one league ever dominated European football like La Liga? | The Knowledge

Plus: the team that hit the woodwork seven times in a game; and did Real Madrid really sack a manager after winning the European Cup? Mail us here or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“Atlético Madrid’s win against Marseille in the Europa League final means eight …

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Fernando Torres takes his leave as Atlético Madrid’s historic memory | Sid Lowe

This time it really was the end for The Kid, taking his final bow with Atlético on an emotional evening at the WandaDefeat hit hard and so did the coach, apportioning blame and pointing the finger; they had let everyone down, he said. It was 2001, Spai…

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Eintracht Frankfurt deny Bayern Munich the double in DFB-Pokal final

• Game was Eintracht manager’s last before taking over at Bayern• Real Madrid finish third in La Liga after draw with VillarealNiko Kovac left Eintracht Frankfurt the perfect parting gift with victory against his future employers Bayern Munich in the D…

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‘Seville’s Eurovision’ leaves both teams in Europe and everyone partying | Sid Lowe

The derby, one of the few matches of the penultimate weekend with anything riding on it, didn’t disappoint Betis’s bus made its way through a cloud of green smoke, while Sevilla’s passed the police cordon down the last, short stretch of empty street, t…

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Barcelona’s Valverde ‘surprised’ after team ships five goals at Levante – video

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde admits it was a surprise to lose 5-4 against Levante as his team lost their unbeaten La Liga record this season. He says it was not a ‘normal’ game and that nobody, Barça included, could have expected this outcome.Europ…

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European roundup: Barcelona lose unbeaten record after 5-4 Levante defeat

• La Liga champions Barça lose despite Philippe Coutinho hat-trick• Juventus win seventh consecutive Serie A title with Roma drawBarcelona’s hopes of an unbeaten La Liga campaign were ended in their penultimate game as they lost 5-4 at Levante. The cha…

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Sevilla resist Real Madrid fightback to stay in Europa League race

• Cristiano Ronaldo missing through injury as Real lose 3-2 at Sevilla• Ousmane Dembélé hits double as Barcelona thrash Villarreal 5-1Sevilla remain in the hunt for a Europa League spot as Joaquin Caparros secured his first win since taking temporary c…

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Sevilla resist Real Madrid fightback to stay in Europa League race

• Cristiano Ronaldo missing through injury as Real lose 3-2 at Sevilla• Ousmane Dembélé hits double as Barcelona thrash Villarreal 5-1Sevilla remain in the hunt for a Europa League spot as Joaquin Caparros secured his first win since taking temporary c…

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The top 10 breakthrough stars of the season in Europe’s big leagues

Some exciting talent has emerged across Europe this season, from Liverpool to Lyon and LeverkusenBy Martin Laurence for WhoScored, part of the Sport NetworkTrent Alexander-Arnold has profited from injuries to both Nathaniel Clyne and Joe Gomez over the…

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Barcelona and Real Madrid explode into life to make the clásico matter | Sid Lowe

There was supposed to be little to play for but after 28 shots, four goals, a red card and controversy aplenty, it didn’t feel like it“Nah, nah, it was quiet,” Marcelo grinned and everyone laughed. A few metres away, through the door to the left, Ernes…

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Gareth Bale denies 10-man Barcelona victory over Real Madrid in el clásico

Rarely has a draw felt so good to this stadium. Barcelona are three games away from completing an unbeaten season after this draw with Real Madrid with 10 men. Twice Barcelona led, twice Madrid equalised, but El Clásico finished 2-2 and with the C…

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Barcelona v Real Madrid: La Liga – live!

Live updates from El Clásico, kick-off 7.45pm BSTAnd you can email Rob with your thoughts 7.58pm BST 12 min Nacho is booked for planting his studs into the back of Suarez’s leg. 7.56pm BST Brilliant goal. Suarez, in his own half, flicks a lovely pass b…

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European roundup: Ademola Lookman sends Bundesliga survival fight to wire

• Everton loanee hits double to leave Hamburg and Wolfsburg in peril• Valencia qualify for Champions League after Betis lose at BilbaoThe scrap for Bundesliga survival between Hamburg and Wolfsburg will go to the final day of the season after both fell…

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The Premier League outcasts who are flourishing across Europe this season

Mohamed Salah and Kevin De Bruyne needed two attempts in the Premier League. Perhaps these players will be the sameBy Martin Laurence for WhoScored, part of the Sport NetworkFootball clubs can be quick to write off foreign imports as flops if they do n…