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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

Barcelona: 13 Killed, 80 Injured As Van Rams Crowds

Loading... At least 13 people have been killed and scores were injured after a white van ploughed into a crowd in Barcelona’s busy tourist area, officials said. Joaquim Forn, Catalonia’s interior minister, confirmed the death toll on Twitter. At least 80 people have been…

18th August 2017

Ronaldo Denies Tax Fraud At Court Hearing

Loading... Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo denied hiding millions of euros in income at a court hearing near the Spanish capital on Monday where he was charged with tax evasion. The Portuguese footballer – the world’s highest paid sportsman according to Forbes magazine –…

1st August 2017

Real Madrid Agree £160m Deal For Monaco Forward Kylian Mbappe

Loading... Loading... Reigning Spanish and European League champions Real Madrid have agreed a world record transfer fee of £160m to land Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe this summer. The deal will however break the record fee paid by Manchester United when they signed Frenchman Paul…

25th July 2017

Lionel Messi Now The Highest Paid Player In Europe

Loading... Loading... Lionel Messi is now the highest-paid footballer in Europe, after he penned a contract extension with Barcelona until 2021. Details of his new deal, shows that the Argentina captain will now earn £500,000-a-week after tax at the Nou Camp. Messi was earning…

5th July 2017

Spain Accused Cristiano Ronaldo Of $16.5m Tax Fraud

Loading... Lawsuit filed against Portugal and Real Madrid footballer who is accused of $16.5m tax fraud. Spain’s prosecutor’s office in Madrid has filed a lawsuit against footballer Cristiano Ronaldo for allegedly defrauding Spanish authorities of €14.7m ($16.5m) in unpaid taxes between 2011 and 2014.…

13th June 2017