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Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid only lacked “concentration” for Girona’s two goals on Sunday and not intensity or effort.
Girona pulled off a shock 2-1 victory over Real Madrid on Sunday, in a historic encounter at Montilivi.
Football Espana brings you LIVE build-up, commentary and analysis of the first-ever encounter between Girona and Real Madrid in La Liga!
Real Madrid are as full-strength as can be for their historic trip to Girona in La Liga this afternoon.
Real Madrid face Girona for the first time on Sunday, but the occasion has been overshadowed by the political climate in Catalonia.
Zinedine Zidane assures “it’s business as usual” for Real Madrid ahead of their clash with Girona in La Liga on Sunday.
Catalan football would not change in the event the region’s parliament declares independence from Spain, it’s FA’s president has explained.
Girona chairman Delfi Geli expects the club’s game against Real Madrid on Sunday to go ahead as planned despite security concerns.
Real Madrid’s trip to Girona on Sunday may be postponed if the Catalan government declares independence, say reports in Spain.
Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid “aren’t worried” about their trip to Girona this weekend, despite the political tension between Spain and Catalonia.
Thursday’s Copa del Rey last-32 action saw Las Palmas plunge Deportivo La Coruna into more trouble and Real Sociedad edge past Lleida.
Real Madrid director Emilio Butragueno (pictured left) has moved to play down security concerns for his side’s trip to Girona this weekend.
Girona secured their first-ever away win in Spain’s top flight with a 2-1 victory at Deportivo La Coruna on Monday evening.
Eibar and Deportivo La Coruna cancelled each other out in a scoreless stalemate at Ipurua on Sunday.
Sunday bore witness to La Liga’s game of the weekend as Valencia beat Real Betis in a dramatic, nine-goal thriller, while Malaga lost again.
Villarreal will be looking to make it back-to-back victories on Sunday when they face Girona, who are without a win in five.
Javier Tebas admits “I see a Liga without Barcelona and Espanyol” but insists “we wouldn’t have much trouble recovering” from the scenario.
Celta Vigo threw away the lead twice to draw 3-3 with Girona on Friday, but Maxi Gomez got on the scoresheet again.
Pablo Maffeo reveals he received praise from Lionel Messi after he man-marked the Argentine during Girona’s 3-0 defeat to Barcelona on Saturday.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde expressed his delight at seeing Luis Suarez return to the goal trail at Girona on Saturday.
Jordi Alba says Ernesto Valverde is “managing Barcelona’s squad very well” after their 3-0 win at Girona and that no man-marking can stop Lionel Messi.
Barcelona made it six League wins out of six after they eased to a 3-0 victory over Catalan neighbours Girona on Saturday.
Barcelona seemingly line up in a 4-4-2 formation for tonight's first-ever Catalan derby against Girona in La Liga.
Football Espana brings you LIVE coverage of Saturday's La Liga action, starting with Alaves-Real Madrid, before Girona-Barcelona for the first time ever!
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde insists he will not rest Lionel Messi after scoring four goals and that crisis talk about Real Madrid is merely “noise”.
Leganes and Girona played out a scoreless draw on Wednesday, in a match of few clear-cut chances.
Luis Muriel reveals he is eyeing La Liga glory after scoring his first goal for Sevilla in their 1-0 victory over Girona on Sunday.
Girona will be relying on home form when they welcome Sevilla, who will make changes after playing in the Champions League midweek.
Villarreal and Celta Vigo got their first wins of the season in La Liga Week 3, while Girona were brought back down to earth.
Girona’s fairy-tale start to life in La Liga continues with a trip to Athletic Bilbao, who are also unbeaten after two games.
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