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Atletico Madrid v Malaga – Match Preview

Malaga travel to the Estadio Vicente Calderon on Saturday knowing that a win will see them overtake Ateltico Madrid in the league table. The form of Los Boquerones in recent weeks has been excellent, a run of 5 successive league wins has seen them rise to sixth in the league table, 2 points behind current […]


Khedira future uncertain amidst Arsenal and Bayern rumours

Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira is making all sorts of headlines ahead of the January transfer window, with reports linking him with a move away from the Bernabeu. Arsenal, Manchester United and Bayern Munich are all interested in the German, whilst some media outlets are saying the Galacticos want to keep him. Reports on Spanish […]


More stars set to leave La Liga?

The likes of Angel Di Maria, Alexis Sanchez, Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas and Ander Herrara all made big-money moves from Spain to England in the summer but are any more La Liga stars heading to the Premier League in January? Loading…


Barcelona v Sevilla preview

Barcelona play host to Sevilla on Saturday following a league hiatus that saw ten of its regulars clad in national colours, rather than the blue and red of Barca. The Catalan club entered the international break off the back of a win, albeit over a lowly Almeria side. It was hardly a performance to instil […]


Gunners chase Sevilla midfielder

Arsenal are looking to land Sevilla’s Polish midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak this January ahead of a reported £24m swoop. Krychowiak, 24, only moved to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan in the summer, but his impressive start to the season has already captured the attention of the Gunners. Borussia Dortmund and Inter Milan are other clubs reportedly chasing […]


Merseyside clubs to battle over Barcelona defender Montoya

Everton are set to rival Liverpool to capture Barcelona’s wantaway defender Martin Montonya, with the youngster expected to be sold in the upcoming transfer window. Montoya only signed a 5-year contract in the summer, but Spanish media are reporting that the 23-year-old will be sold, having failed to make an impression under Luis Enrique. The […]


Eibar holding their own

League minnows Eibar were hotly tipped for relegation this season. They have won back to back promotions from the Segunda Division B right up to La Liga within two seasons and they managed an average home attendance last season of 2,901 fans, which is smaller than 84 of the English football league’s clubs. It is […]

Sergio Ramos, Real Madrid v Deportivo La Coruna

Khedira rules out Real move to Arsenal and Ramos hails team unity

27-year-old Sami Khedira has been heavily linked with a move away from the Bernabeu in recent months with Chelsea and most notably Arsenal credited with interest. Khedira is yet to make a La Liga start this season, with only four appearances as a substitute, but has been told by Ancelotti he will have a bigger role […]


Which WAGs Would La Liga Ban?

Following the news that Serbian TV journalist, Katarina Sreckovic, has been banned from Red Star Belgrade’s stadium for being too attractive, we thought we’d take a look at some of Barcelona’s finest and ask: Which players’ wives would be banned from the Nou Camp? Of course, judging the beauty of anyone is a subjective process, […]


Gareth Bale stars in this week’s La Liga team of the week

Deportivo La Coruna goalkeeper Fabricio was the Man of the Match in the Galicians’ goalless draw against Cordoba on Friday. The 26-year-old Spanish goalkeeper made save after save, capping it all with a massive penalty save. Safe to say Deportivo would have returned home without any point if they had anyone else between the sticks. […]


Former Man United and Everton Manager set to take charge of Real Sociedad Until 2016.

La Liga club Real Sociedad say they have hired former Manchester United manager David Moyes as their new coach, giving the Scotsman a chance to revive his career after his failed stint at Old Trafford. Sociedad said on their website on Monday night that Moyes signed a deal to coach the club until June 30, […]


Suarez: his Barca career so far

Seeing Luis Suarez sitting on the bench for Barcelona on Saturday would have made any Liverpool – or indeed Almeria fan – want to weep. That the Reds’ best player of last season couldn’t even make Barca’s starting 11 was surely a worrying prospect for their opposition. Loading…


Real Madrid Ready to Sell £90m Bale to Man Utd to Fund Hazard Swoop & Pique to Leave Barca

Real Madrid are prepared to sell Gareth Bale to Manchester United for a world record £90m in order to raise funds to sign Chelsea’s Eden Hazard. ​​Fichajes reports that the Belgian is a top target for the European champions and has been for several months, but Chelsea’s willingness to keep hold of the player will provide […]

Sergio Ramos, Real Madrid v Deportivo La Coruna

Sergio Ramos’ 50th Goal for Real Madrid Underlines Longevity and Rare Ability

Among the statistics to emerge from Real Madrid’s latest win—their 13th in a row in all competitions—was a special goal in the career of Sergio Ramos. His cushioned finish from a corner, which moved Madrid into a 2-0 lead against Rayo Vallecano, a match they eventually won 5-1, was his 50th goal for the club. And layered within that […]