NEWS

Espanyol boss Mauricio Pochettino says he would have been happy to play against the top sides at the beginning of La Liga.
Celta Vigo captain Borja Oubina believes his team faces a tough season on their return to the top flight after a five-year absence.
Marcelo Bielsa's spat with a construction company last week is not the first time he has been caught up in a similar disagreement.
Villarreal have confirmed that midfielder Jonathan De Guzman has joined Swansea City on a season-long loan.
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho has had his ban for poking Barcelona counterpart Tito Vilanova in the eye overturned.
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho has had his ban for poking Barcelona counterpart Tito Vilanova in the eye overturned.
Real Madrid begin the defence of their La Liga crown with a home game against Valencia on the first weekend of the new season.
Real Madrid are ready to offer €35m plus defender Ricardo Carvalho to land Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Luka Modric.
L'Equipe reports that the real reason Seydou Keita left Barcelona this week was that he would have to pay more tax.
Fernando Gago's agent has blasted Real Madrid over the way the 26-year-old has been treated at the club.
Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova has ruled out signing a striker this summer as he is counting on David Villa.
Real Betis have signed Saint-Etienne central defender Paulao on a three-year deal, reports the club’s official website.
Malaga boss Manuel Pellegrini has been eyeing Marseille hitman Loic Remy as he looks to strengthen his attack for next season.
Real Madrid B defender Dani Carvajal has announced via his official Twitter account that he has joined Bayer Leverkusen.
Iker Muniain says he hopes for calm at San Mames following the bust-up between Athletic boss Marcelo Bielsa and President Josu Urrutia.
Espanyol defender Jordi Amat says he has heard nothing about a proposed move to Barcelona, reports Sport.
Rayo Vallecano have raided Villarreal’s B team to replace veteran striker Raul Tamudo, who has joined Mexican side Pachuca.
The board of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has announced friendlies against Puerto Rico and Saudi Arabia.
Malaga have announced plans to dissolve their contract with Mediapro, the company that owns the rights to live televised matches.
Marcelo Bielsa has issued a statement via Facebook in response to Athletic Bilbao’s apology to a construction company.
Jose Mourinho has walked into a storm of controversy on his return from holiday in the United States.
Rayo Vallecano captain Miguel Angel Sanchez Munoz, known as Michel, has decided to hang up his boots.
TV3 claims Barcelona will pay €40m for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez if he is willing to lower his wage demands.
New Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova faces a problem in the form of player absenteeism with the start of La Liga just over a month away.
Granada have completed the signing of Brazilian midfielder Iriney from Real Betis on a three-year deal.
New Osasuna President Miguel Archanco has admitted midfielder Javad Nekounam 'will almost certainly leave the club' this week.
Malaga owner Sheikh Abdullah Al-Thani has waded into La Liga’s TV money row with an amazing broadside via his Twitter account.
Racing Santander centre-back Alvaro Gonzalez is on the verge of signing for Real Zaragoza, reports Marca.
La Liga new boys Celta Vigo have confirmed the signing of central defender Samuel Llorca from Hercules.
Barcelona have announced five pre-season friendlies before the start of the new La Liga season on the weekend of August 18-19.
Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa returned to training on Monday as the uneasy truce at the Basque club continues.
Real Mallorca boss Joaquin Caparros is so happy with the club’s new signings he says he now has the 'best squad' in La Liga.
Radamel Falcao was tight-lipped about his Atletico Madrid future on arrival in the Spanish capital for pre-season training on Sunday.
Malaga are awaiting the arrival of money from their Qatari owners before boss Manuel Pellegrini can delve into the transfer market.
Dino Zoff has praised Iker Casillas, saying he would love to see him win the Ballon d’Or, although he does not think he will do so.
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