Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has claimed the accusations against the club for tax evasion in the signing of Brazilian star Neymar are linked to their support of Catalan independence from Spain.
Real Madrid will be without their big summer signing for the next two months, thanks to an injury sustained in Wednesday's La Liga match against Sevilla. James Rodriguez broke a metatarsal in his right
World Soccer and its partners at European Sports media have selected their team of the month for January. ESM XI David De Gea (Manchester United, 4 votes) Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea, 6 votes) Sergio (Real
On the occasion of Ronaldo's 30th birthday, here are 30 reasons to love and/or despise the Real Madrid legend 1) He has scored FIFTY goals in a season for the last four seasons And has already netted times
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has netted an incredible 15 goals for Real in seven La Liga outings this season. He is the fastest Real Madrid player to reach that 100 league goals and the first player
Real Madrid's Colombian attacking midfielder James Rodríguez has undergone surgery on the fracture he suffered in the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. The operation was a complete success and was carried
CR7 may be the best in the world, but he was not the best in the Premier League, despite how time plays tricks with the memory. We would love to have him back though How we miss him. The news this week
The Blaugrana aren't in crisis mode anymore. A tumultuous couple of weeks for Barcelona have given way to a massive result and the solidification of their place in La Liga. The famed trio of Lionel Messi,
Lionel Messi has denied that he demanded Barcelona sack their manager, Luis Enrique, and says he has no intention of leaving the club, describing reports linking him to Chelsea or Manchester City as “lies”.
Ballon d’Or: Why Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Lionel Messi in the shade after winning European and Club World Cup
Real Madrid star deserves to beat great rival to the Ballon d’Or after a stellar season in which he led his club to the hallowed Décima Cristiano Ronaldo hits 30 in February. Not goals, but years. That
The once invincible Madrid has gone off the rails over the past two matches. After 22 straight victories in all competitions, Real Madrid a football's version of a stunned prize fighter after suffering
Sky Sports documentary on the genesis of footballing phenomenon gives insight but fails to hit the target “I think I’ve found you a genius,” the Manchester United scout Bob Bishop famously telegrammed
Argentine guides Catalans to victory over Atletico Madrid in La Liga after torrid week at Nou Camp Lionel Messi declared that reports linking him with a move to either Manchester City or Chelsea were lies"
Four-times World Player of the Year Lionel Messi shot back angrily Sunday at rumours that he could leave Barcelona after clashing with coach Luis Enrique and the club's board. The Argentine was in top
Lionel Messi matched Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo with a hat-trick this weekend as Barcelona returned to second in La Liga with victory over Espanyol. The 27-year-old struck either side of half-time
LONDON (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continued their extraordinary double act, both scoring hat-tricks as Real Madrid and Barcelona maintained their battle for supremacy at the top of
The AFC Champions League-winning defender is hoping to seize a second chance at pitting himself against the Portuguese superstar Daniel Mullen missed out on marking Cristiano Ronaldo in the 2008 Club Cup
Brilliance requires a counter-balancing force and the Spanish league is lacking it This weekly rampage – entertaining though it is – needs to be constrained if Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are not
Lionel Messi is WhoScored.com's European player of the week after helping himself to a hat-trick and earning a rating of 10 in Barcelona's 5-1 thumping of Espanyol on Sunday. Messi could have ended the
Could this weekend's game of one-upsmanship have come from anything other than a nasty rivalry? Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the two best footballers in the world. They are, perhaps, the two