NEWS

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.
Real Madrid are set to benefit by around €15m if the planned sale of three of the club’s B team players goes through this summer.
Victor Valdes believes former Barcelona striker Ronaldinho is better than Lionel Messi.
Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has put the Champions League at the top of his wish list for next season.
Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois says he wants to beat parent club Chelsea when the sides meet in the European Super Cup.
Stuttgart defender Serdar Tasci has insisted in an interview with Stuttgarter Nachrichten that Barcelona want to sign him.
Barcelona have confirmed that Malian international Seydou Keita has decided to leave the Catalans.
According to the Daily Mirror, Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Luka Modric has agreed the terms of his contract with Real Madrid.
Veteran midfielder Javi Casquero has said goodbye to Getafe after six years at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez.
Barcelona have put a 'not for sale' sign on David Villa after reports Paris Saint-German are poised with a substantial bid.
Veteran left-back Joan Capdevila is on the verge of a return to La Liga with Espanyol, reports Mundo Deportivo.
Real Mallorca defender Ivan Ramis says he wants a move to the Premier League, with Wigan Athletic favourites to land him.
Osasuna have snapped up Argentine midfielder Emiliano Armenteros on a free transfer from Sevilla.
Reports in Sweden suggest newly-promoted Celta Vigo are interested in signing Olympiakos defender Olof Mellberg.
Thiago Alcantara has been officially ruled out of Luis Milla’s Olympic squad with a tibia injury, according to a club statement.
Real Madrid’s first match of the pre-season has been postponed due to what AS describes as logistical problems.
Athletic Bilbao and Marcelo Bielsa are on collision course after comments made by the Argentine Coach on Thursday.
Manchester City midfielder David Silva is remaining tight-lipped on reported Real Madrid interest in him.
Brazilian legend Pele says Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas would be a worthy Ballon d’Or winner after his Euro 2012 performances.
Marca reports that Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa raged at employees at the club’s training ground last Monday over work delays.
Guangzhou Evergrande President Lio Yongzhuo had denied his club is interested in signing Real Madrid midfielder Kaka.
Reports in France insist Paris Saint-Germain are considering a lucrative offer to prise striker David Villa away from Barcelona.
Bayern Munich’s new director of football Matthias Sammer says the Bavarians are prepared to wait for the Spanish international.
Jonathan Viera will be unveiled as a Valencia player on Thursday and claims he wants to leave the same mark on Los Che as David Silva.
Several Deportivo de La Coruna players have taken their claims for non-payment of wages to the Spanish Footballers Association (AFE).
Real Zaragoza winger Luis Garcia Fernandez is heading to Mexico where he is expected to sign for Club Tigres de la UANL.
Sevilla’s search for players to make up a new look defence has now taken in Sao Paulo right-back Ivan Piris.
Angel Javier Arizmendi will travel to Mallorca on Wednesday evening to finally complete his transfer to Los Bermellones, reports Marca.
New Valencia boss Mauricio Pellegrino has asked for fans to be patient as he adapts to life in charge at the Mestalla.
Mundo Deportivo reports that a game from each of the opening two weeks of the 2012-13 La Liga season will kick off at 11pm, Spanish time.
Real Madrid may have a left-back problem at the start of next season as Marcelo says he wants to go to the Olympic Games this summer.
Osasuna have reached agreement with Serbian striker Dejan Lekic to rescind his contract.
Xavi Hernandez’s father says his son and Iker Casillas were responsible for sorting out the tension that existed in the Spain team.
Luis Milla believes comparisons between Spain’s Olympic team and the side that won Euro 2012 last weekend are 'unfair'.
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