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10 December, 2018 7:14 AM La Liga: Gareth Bale's strike gives Madrid narrow win over struggling Huesca

Gareth Bale ended a three-month goal drought in La Liga to give Real Madrid a nervy 1-0 win away to basement club Huesca on Sunday, taking his side back into the top four at the expense of Alaves. The Wales forward, who had not found the net in the league since September 1 but had scored in the Champions League, gave Real an ideal start by volleying 44

8 December, 2018 4:32 PM La Liga: Atletico Madrid move into second with 3-0 win over Alaves

Atletico Madrid moved into provisional second place in La Liga with a 3-0 win over fourth-placed Alaves on Saturday to join leaders Barcelona on 28 points. Nikola Kalinic, Antoine Griezmann and Rodri struck for Atletico in a tight battle against the high-flying Basques, with Diego Simeone`s side simply more clinical in front of goal. Croatian striker 86

5 December, 2018 6:57 AM Lionel Messi's fifth place in Ballon d'Or absurd: Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi finished in fifth place in the Ballon d’Or voting on Monday night. MADRID: Lionel Messi's fifth-place finish in this year`s Ballon d'Or vote was absurd, Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said of the Spanish champions' Argentina forward on Tuesday. Real Madrid's Croatia midfielder Luka Modric took the prize on Monday in Paris 28

24 November, 2018 1:23 PM Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone praises goalkeeper Jan Oblak ahead of Barçelona clash

Speaking at his pre-match press conference on Friday evening, Simeone said that the club management wants Jan Oblak to remain with Atletico Madrid beyond his current contract which ends in 2021.  Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has said that goalkeeper Jan Oblak is important for the team heading into this weekend`s upcoming La Liga clash with defending 55

24 November, 2018 10:46 AM Alaves go down against Leganes, spurn chance to top La Liga

Alaves, who started the La Liga season brilliantly but have now lost two of their last three games, remained fourth and one point behind leaders Barcelona. Alaves spurned the chance to go top of the La Liga table on Saturday with a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Leganes, who moved out of the relegation zone thanks to Youssef En-Nesyri's goal. The striker 245

4 November, 2018 2:08 PM 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.  Late goals from Ousmane Dembele and Luis Suarez earned La Liga champions Barcelona a 3-2 win at struggling Rayo Vallecano on Saturday to keep them clear at the top of the standings. Suarez slotted in a cross from Jordi Alba from close range to give Barca a deserved lead in the 11th minute 219

28 October, 2018 5:40 PM El Clasico: Luis Suarez Hits Hat-Trick As Barcelona Blow Away Real Madrid Read In Bengali

Philippe Coutinho scored the first and Arturo Vidal the last but in between the game belonged to Luis Suarez. Philippe Coutinho scored the first and Arturo Vidal the last but in between the game belonged to Suarez, who terrorised Madrid from start to finish and made light of Lionel Messi's injury-enforced absence. For Lopetegui, it is now one win in six games 125

21 October, 2018 5:56 PM La Liga: Tests confirm a broken arm for FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi

FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi looks certain to miss next weekend`s `Clasico` as his side entertain Real Madrid after tests confirmed that he has suffered a fracture in the radial bone of his right arm. Messi had to be substituted midway through the first half of his side`s 4-2 win at home to Sevilla after providing an assist and scoring a goal, before 68

8 October, 2018 6:01 AM Facebook Buys TV Rights for Copa Libertadores Soccer

Facebook bought the television rights for the 2019-2022 Copa Libertadores on Friday, adding South America's premier club competition to a growing list of football tournaments in their broadcast portfolio. The social media network bought exclusive rights to transmit Thursday night games in South America's equivalent of the UEFA Champions League, as well as shared 35

6 October, 2018 11:50 PM La Liga: Real Sociedad punish struggling Athletic Bilbao 3-1

With 7 points from 7 matches, Athletic are just 2 points above the relegation zone. Mikel Oyarzabal converted two penalties to lead Real Sociedad to a 3-1 victory over hosts Athletic Club in a Basque region derby. Real Sociedad, with 11 points from 8 matches, climb to 8th in La Liga, though the six clubs who trail them by 3 points or less each have a game in hand, reports 69