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Spanish La Liga Top Games To Be Played in USA

Loading... A Spanish top-flight game will be played in the US, the first time a La Liga match has taken place overseas. Loading... The plan is part of a 15-year partnership between La Liga and media company Relevent, which organises the International Champions Cup,…

16th August 2018

David Silva Announces Retirement From International Football

Loading... Loading... After 125 games, one World Cup and two European Championships, David Silva has opted to bring his Spain career to a close, announcing his international retirement with immediate effect. The 32 year old footballer said he was “very proud” of his achievements…

13th August 2018

Gerard Pique Confirms International Retirement

Loading... Loading... Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has confirmed he has ended his glittering international career with the Spanish national team despite his former Barca coach Luis Enrique being appointed as coach. The 31-year-old declared his intention to quit international football after the 2018 World…

12th August 2018

Daddy Yankee Robbed of $2M in Jewelry By Impersonator in Spain

Loading... Loading... Popular Puerto Rican rapper, Daddy Yankee was reportedly robbed of $2.3-million worth of jewels after a man posing as him, instructed hotel staff to open the room’s safe for him. The robbery which occurred at a hotel in Spain was confirmed by…

10th August 2018

Super Eagles Star Moses Simon Signs For La Liga Side Levante For £4.5 Million

Loading... Spanish football club Levante have signed Super Eagles forward Moses Simon from KAA Gent on a five-year deal for £4.5 million. The Granotas announced the deal on their official website and Twitter page after the Nigeria international completed his medical. Loading... The 23-year-old…

7th August 2018

Spain Appoint Former Barcelona Manager Luis Enrique As New Coach

Loading... Loading... Former Barcelona manager, Luis Enrique Martinez has been officially appointed the new coach of the Spanish national team. The president of the Spanish Football Federation, Luis Rubiales announced his appointment this afternoon at a press conference. The 48-year-old will replace Fernando Hierro,…

9th July 2018

Spain: Hierro Reveals Discussion With Players After Replacing Julen Lopetegui

Loading... Julen Lopetegui’s replacement, Fernando Hierro has revealed the first conversation he had with his players as Spain begin their 2018 World Cup campaign. The Spanish FA, on Wednesday, took the decision to replace Julen Lopetegui for accepting to join LaLiga giants, Real Madrid.…

14th June 2018

Julen Lopetegui, New Real Madrid Coach Sacked As Spain Manager

Loading... Loading... New Real Madrid manager, Julen Lopetegui, has been sacked as the head coach of Spain national team. This dismissal was confirmed during a press conference on Wednesday morning, a day after the LaLiga club announced he would be replacing Zinedine Zidane. Initial…

13th June 2018

Real Madrid Name Julen Lopetegui Spain Manager As New Head Coach

Loading... Real Madrid have appointed Spain manager Julen Lopetegui as their new head coach on a three-year deal. Zinedine Zidane, who led the club to three successive Champions League titles, stepped down in May, saying the club needs “a different voice”. Lopetegui previously managed…

12th June 2018

Lionel Messi Walks Out As Spain Thrashes Argentina 6-1

Loading... Loading... Argentina captain, Lionel Messi was forced to watch their 6-1 humiliation in the hands of Spain from the stands. But he could not stand the thrashing until the end. La Roja ran riot in the international friendly played at the Wanda Metropolitano…

28th March 2018

UK & EU Will Not Support Catalan Independence

Loading... Loading... The United Kingdom said it “does not and will not” recognise the unilateral declaration of independence by the Catalan regional parliament on Friday. This was stated on Friday by a spokeswoman for Prime Minister, Theresa May. Catalan lawmakers in the Spanish parliament…

28th October 2017

Catalonia Declares Independence From Spain

Loading... Loading... Catalonia’s parliament has declared independence from Spain in defiance of the Madrid government, which at the same time was preparing to impose direct rule over the region. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy immediately called for calm and said the rule of law…

27th October 2017

Neymar Blasts Barcelona’s Board

Loading... Loading... Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar, has blasted Barcelona’s board, saying the club “deserve much better”. Neymar left Barca for PSG earlier this summer in a world-record €222 move, despite having signed a contract extension last year. The 25-year-old has scored three times in…

21st August 2017