Spanish Football

VIDEO: Thirsty goalkeeper concedes bizarre goal

Rule number one for a goalkeeper: always pay attention to the action if you’re going to take a swig from your water bottle in the net.<p>Duisburg …

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Paul Scholes urges Jose Mourinho to sign a new striker as Manchester United cannot ‘keep relying on Romelu Lukaku’

Paul Scholes has urged Jose Mourinho to sign another striker in the summer as Manchester United cannot ‘keep relying on Romelu Lukaku’.<p>The Red Devils …

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The day Liverpool rose from 'a new low' to make history at Real Madrid

"First it was the Nou Camp, then the San Siro and now even the mighty Bernabeu has fallen to Rafa Benitez’s Liverpool."<p>The words written by then ECHO …

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Lionel Messi never fails to surprise us, says Barcelona coach

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde admitted Saturday that Lionel Messi never fails to surprise him as the Argentine maestro scored twice, including a …

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La Liga: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane praises Cristiano Ronaldo's selfless penalty act against Betis - Firstpost

<b>Madrid</b>: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane praised Cristiano Ronaldo for his double show of solidarity with Karim Benzema after the Portuguese allowed …

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Suarez hits hat-trick, Barcelona sets club record

'It was a tough night. Our tactics worked well in the third minute but then we woke up the beast,' Girona coach said.<p>Barcelona forwards Lionel Messi, Philippe Coutinho and Luis Suarez combined to devastating effect to hammer Girona 6-1 on Saturday as they went 10 points clear at the top of La Liga …

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La Liga 17/18 Gameweek 25: Valencia vs Real Sociedad– Lineups, Preview and Prediction

17:30 GMT, Sunday 24th January, Estadio Mestalla (Valencia, Spain)<p>Valencia have shown some much-needed signs of recovery in recent weeks, after a run …

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Barcelona player ratings as Luis Suarez nets hat-trick in Girona win - but someone scores ELEVEN out of ten

Luis Suarez plundered a hat-trick as Barcelona sealed a comfortable Catalan derby victory.<p>Barca were a goal down after just three minutes, as …

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Lionel Messi sets new La Liga record for assists against Girona

Lionel Messi has set yet another record after setting up Luis Suarez for Barcelona’s equaliser against Girona on Saturday.<p>The hosts were stunned at …

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Contrary to critics, Ronaldo is actually having a Ronaldo-like season

Reports of Cristiano Ronaldo's demise have been greatly exaggerated.<p>Despite overwhelming criticism, the 33-year-old Real Madrid talisman continued to …

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Ernesto Valverde Marvels at Lionel Messi After 6 Goal Thrashing of Girona at the Nou Camp

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde admitted he still gets surprised by Lionel Messi's extraordinary talents, after the Argentinian produced yet …

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Nelson Semedo to be out approximately five weeks

The Club’s Medical Services department has confirmed that first team player <b>Nelson Semedo</b> has suffered an injury to his left hamstring. Further …

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Football Manager 2018: Best young players to buy on the game

The best way to while away a few hours (or days) is to fire up Football Manager and take your team from the lows of the National League to the …

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Barcelona dazzled against Girona, but who had the better goal: Messi and Coutinho?

The South American superstars were in top form in Saturday's thrashing<p>Barcelona played in La Liga on Saturday, and Barcelona won. The Catalan giants …

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(Video) Watch Coutinho score his first stunner for Barcelona... brings back memories

• <b>Philippe Coutinho scores stunning goal for Barcelona</b>• <b><br>Spanish giants cruise to dominant win to stretch lead at top of the table</b>• <b><br>Coutinho also assists</b> …

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Suarez hat-trick leads Barcelona to 6-1 victory over Girona

Girona have managed many upsets this season in La Liga, but they weren’t able to pull off another at the Camp Nou.<p>Girona are the shock team of the …

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Aymeric Laporte: ‘We were told one in a thousand kids would make it’

Manchester City’s new centre-half left home at 11 to pursue his dream of being a footballer. Now he wants his first trophy in the Carabao Cup final against Arsenal<p>As one door closes another one opens for Aymeric Laporte, dumped out of the FA Cup on a hectic night at Wigan on Monday but now in line …

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La Liga 17/18 Gameweek 25: Sevilla vs Atletico Madrid– Lineups, Preview and Prediction

19:45 GMT, Sunday 25th February, Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, (Seville, Spain), Sky Sports Football<p>Sevilla have been impressive in this season’s …

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Ronaldo, Bale 9/10 as Real Madrid cruise past plucky Alaves

Real Madrid are unbeaten in their last six La Liga games and have won five of them, scoring 27 goals in the process as they continue to propel …

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English FA charges Pep Guardiola over Catalonia political symbol

The FA said in a statement that the symbol sported by the former Barcelona boss on his jacket broke its rules.<p>"Pep Guardiola has been charged for …

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Barcelona smashes Girona to set club-record league unbeaten run

The last time Barcelona lost a La Liga match, Philippe Coutinho was pulling the strings at Liverpool and Ousmane Dembele was terrorising Bundesliga …

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Rumour Mill: Manchester United’s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic scout fail, De Gea, Ramsey eye powerplay

<b>UTD’S MALINKOVIC-SAVIC FAIL</b><p>Manchester United are among a range of Europe’s biggest clubs who are following Lazio midfielder <b>Sergej Milinkovic-Savic</b>, …

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Manchester United contemplate Paul Pogba replacement and more transfer rumours

Manchester United are already making emergency plans for life after Paul Pogba, according to a report.<p><i>The Mirror</i> suggests United have made fresh …

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Real Madrid: The BBC run rampant on Alavés

Real Madrid put in another dominant performance Saturday afternoon to push their La Liga win streak to four matches as they try to cup the gap behind …

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Renault Reveal Cross-Platform Sports Partnership with LaLiga

The <b>Renault Sport Formula One Team</b> and <b>LaLiga</b> have announced a new alliance that will see the Spanish football league become the official Football …

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3rd T20I (N), India tour of South Africa at Cape Town, Feb 24 2018 | Match Summary

PLAYER<p>ROLE<p>JP Duminy (c)<p>Batting allrounder<p>F Behardien<p>Batting allrounder<p>CJ Dala<p>Bowler<p>AB de Villiers †<p>Wicketkeeper batsman<p>RR Hendricks<p>Opening batsman<p>C …

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Rakuten video-on-demand platform launches partnership with Golden State Warriors

Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten is no stranger to sports sponsorship and partnerships, and its latest with the NBA’s Golden State Warriors is the …

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HIGHLIGHTS: Barça v Girona

FC Barcelona pulled off a handsome victory over a Girona side who were playing their first ever game in official competition at Camp Nou. A hat-trick …

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4-0: The BBC lead the way as Real Madrid thrash Alavés

A Cristiano Ronaldo brace saw him move on to 300 LaLiga goals, and strikes from Bale and Benzema made sure of the Whites' fifth win on the bounce.

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Real Madrid eye Man City winger Raheem Sterling and more transfer rumours

Real Madrid are monitoring Raheem Sterling's situation at Manchester City, according to a report.<p><i>The Mirror</i> suggest Sterling's future at City has …

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