Spanish La Liga League News

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    Messi's 700 goals in stats

    Lionel Messi scored his 700th goal for club and country in a 2-2 draw with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday - but how did he score them all?

    Messi nets 700th goal but Barca held

    Lionel Messi scored his 700th career goal for club and country but Atletico Madrid came back to draw 2-2 and further dent Barcelona's title hopes.

    'Don't label Romero as Mexican Messi'

    Real Mallorca forward Luka Romero is an "outright phenomenon" but should not be labelled the 'Mexican Messi', says La Liga TV football expert Graham Hunter.

    Arthur close to agreeing Juventus terms

    Arthur's representatives are close to agreeing personal terms with Juventus ahead of a '72.5m switch from Barcelona.

    Valencia's Champions League hopes dwindle

    Valencia's chances of qualifying for the Champions League took a hit with a 1-0 loss at relegation-threatened Eibar in La Liga on Thursday.

    Inter close to signing Real's Hakimi

    Inter Milan are closing in on the signing of Real Madrid defender Achraf Hakimi, according to Sky in Italy.

    Euro round-up: Juve run riot, Sevilla held

    Cristiano Ronaldo scored a thumping penalty and created goals for Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain as Juventus hammered 10-man Lecce 4-0 on Friday to stretch...

    Arthur to fly in for Juventus medical

    Arthur will fly to Turin on Saturday night and undergo a medical with Juventus on Sunday ahead of a '72.5m switch from Barcelona.

    Advantage Real as Barca held by Celta

    Barcelona's La Liga title hopes were dealt a huge blow as Iago Aspas' 88th-minute free-kick condemned them to a 2-2 draw at Celta Vigo.

    Arthur, Pjanic complete medicals

    Barcelona's Arthur and Juventus' Miralem Pjanic completed medicals in Turin on Saturday as they prepare to switch clubs.

    Arthur signs Juventus deal after medical

    Arthur has signed a five-year contract to join Juventus this summer after completing a medical in Turin on Sunday.

    Benzema stars as Real move two clear of Barca

    Karim Benzema's exquisite assist set up Casemiro for Real Madrid's winner as they edged out Espanyol 1-0 to move two points clear at the top of La Liga.

    Trippier opens up on Tottenham exit

    Kieran Trippier says he has mixed emotions about his last year at Tottenham - and probably knew his time was up months before the Champions League final.

    Barca confirm Arthur and Pjanic deals

    Barcelona have confirmed that Arthur is to join Juventus in a '75m deal later this summer, while they will sign Miralem Pjanic for '59.4m the other way.

    Valencia sack head coach Celades

    Valencia have sacked head coach Albert Celades after three defeats from their last four games following football's return in Spain after lockdown.

    Real beat Mallorca to return to La Liga summit

    Real Madrid eased to a 2-0 home victory over Real Mallorca thanks to goals in each half from Vinicius Junior and Sergio Ramos to stay in charge of the La...

    James dismisses 'lies' and addresses Real future

    James Rodriguez has hit out at accusations he is unprofessional and addressed speculation about his future at Real Madrid.

    Ancelotti indicted on suspicion of tax fraud

    Prosecutors in Madrid have indicted Carlo Ancelotti on suspicion of avoiding 1m euros in taxes due for revenues from image rights while coaching Real Madrid...

    Ronaldo on target as Juve pull clear

    Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala were on target as league leaders Juventus resumed their pursuit of the Serie A title with a 2-0 win over Bologna.

    Juve agree £72.5m fee for Barca's Arthur

    Juventus have agreed a '72.5m ('80m) fee with Barcelona to sign Arthur - but must still convince the player to join them.

    Rakitic strikes as Barca apply pressure on Real

    Barcelona reclaimed top spot in La Liga with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao that applied pressure on title-rivals Real Madrid.

    Diego Simeone's son scores winner for Cagliari

    Atletico Madrid earned a third consecutive La Liga win by beating Levante 1-0 on Tuesday to cement their chances of qualifying for the Champions League.

    Euro round-up: Wins for Real and Inter

    Real Madrid took control of the La Liga title race by beating Real Sociedad 2-1 on Sunday to move top of the table, above Barcelona, after a second-half high...

    Betis sack Rubi, Trujillo in charge for rest of season

    Real Betis have appointed Alexis Trujillo as head coach after Rubi became the first La Liga boss to be sacked since the season was restarted.

    Lewandowski sets Bundesliga record - Euro round-up

    Robert Lewandowski became the most prolific foreign goalscorer in Bundesliga history as Bayern Munich underlined their dominance with 3-1 victory over...

    Barcelona lose ground in title race at Sevilla

    Title-chasing Barcelona were held to a 0-0 draw at Sevilla in an empty stadium on Friday as they dropped points in La Liga for the first time since the...

    Neymar ordered to pay Barcelona £6m after bonus dispute

    Neymar has been ordered to pay his former club Barcelona '6.7m ('6m) after losing his court case over an unpaid signing bonus.

    Asensio returns with goal as Real beat Valencia

    Marco Asensio scored with his first touch in almost a year as Real Madrid's 3-0 win over Valencia closed the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona to two points.

    Former Barca coach Unzue diagnosed with MND

    Former Barcelona assistant coach Juan Carlos Unzue has been diagnosed with motor neurone disease.

    UEFA urges leagues to close transfer window on October 5

    UEFA has advised that the 2020 summer transfer window should close no later than October 5.