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#Spanish Football

# spanish-football - Friday 29 May, 2020

La Liga season confirmed for June restart with 2020-2021 campaign set for September
# Coming Soon
From The42
# Coming Soon

La Liga season confirmed for June restart with 2020-2021 campaign set for September

May 29th 2020, 7:37 PM 3,302 Views 1 Comment

The Spanish Sports Council confirmed the news on Friday.

# spanish-football - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Quiz: Can you name these La Liga footballers of the past?
# Test Your Knowledge
From The42
# Test Your Knowledge

Quiz: Can you name these La Liga footballers of the past?

May 7th 2020, 8:00 PM 38,640 Views 23 Comments

How well do you know the Spanish top flight?

# spanish-football - Monday 23 March, 2020

La Liga announces indefinite suspension of the game
# Put On Hold
From The42
# Put On Hold

La Liga announces indefinite suspension of the game

Mar 23rd 2020, 4:03 PM 3,189 Views 2 Comments

Spanish football was initially postponed for two weeks on 12 March.

# spanish-football - Saturday 19 October, 2019

10-man Madrid stunned by Mallorca as Zidane's men suffer first league defeat of the season
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

10-man Madrid stunned by Mallorca as Zidane's men suffer first league defeat of the season

Oct 19th 2019, 9:55 PM 6,142 Views 7 Comments

Real Madrid had Alvaro Odriozola sent off in the second half during their 1-0 defeat.

Messi on target to ensure frantic week ends in comfortable Barca win
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Messi on target to ensure frantic week ends in comfortable Barca win

Oct 19th 2019, 2:15 PM 3,168 Views 0 Comments

Antoine Griezmann and Luis Suarez also scored in a comfortable win over Eibar.

# spanish-football - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Barcelona goalkeeper Ter Stegen delivers 60-yard assist for Suarez as champions see off Getafe
# Sweeper Keeper
From The42
# Sweeper Keeper

Barcelona goalkeeper Ter Stegen delivers 60-yard assist for Suarez as champions see off Getafe

Sep 28th 2019, 6:17 PM 6,218 Views 5 Comments

Goals from Luis Suarez and Junior Firpo saw Barcelona secure a 2-0 win.

# spanish-football - Friday 31 May, 2019

Real Madrid legend had to ‘babysit’ Beckham and McManaman at Santiago Bernabeu
# Babysitter
From The42
# Babysitter

Real Madrid legend had to ‘babysit’ Beckham and McManaman at Santiago Bernabeu

May 31st 2019, 4:10 PM 17,390 Views 14 Comments

Michel Salgado has revealed the role he to adopted when the two England internationals arrived in Madrid.

# spanish-football - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'I am a Madridista' - Ramos confirms he's staying put, intends to retire at Real Madrid
# Settled
From The42
# Settled

'I am a Madridista' - Ramos confirms he's staying put, intends to retire at Real Madrid

May 30th 2019, 5:20 PM 5,979 Views 15 Comments

The defender was expected to move on from the Bernabeu this summer after 14 years at the club, but has announced he is staying in the Spanish capital.

# spanish-football - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Spanish footballers arrested as part of match-fixing investigation
# Detained
From The42
# Detained

Spanish footballers arrested as part of match-fixing investigation

May 28th 2019, 11:24 AM 5,698 Views 2 Comments

Police have confirmed an operation to clamp down on corruption in Spain’s top two divisions is underway.

# spanish-football - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

'Thanks for everything, from the bottom of my heart': Griezmann confirms Atletico departure
# Time To Say Goodbye
From The42
# Time To Say Goodbye

'Thanks for everything, from the bottom of my heart': Griezmann confirms Atletico departure

May 14th 2019, 9:39 PM 22,787 Views 28 Comments

The 28-year-old thanked supporters on Tuesday in a video confirming his departure at the end of this season.

# spanish-football - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Sevilla manager confirms he is suffering from leukemia but vows to continue in charge
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Sevilla manager confirms he is suffering from leukemia but vows to continue in charge

Apr 7th 2019, 9:07 PM 7,198 Views 2 Comments

Joaquin Caparros was speaking after Sevilla’s 2-0 victory over Real Valladolid on Sunday.

# spanish-football - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Bale on target as Zidane's second coming starts with victory
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Bale on target as Zidane's second coming starts with victory

Mar 16th 2019, 5:56 PM 8,340 Views 0 Comments

Isco was also on the mark as Real Madrid eased to a 2-0 win over Celta Vigo.

# spanish-football - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Messi scores panenka penalty against Lyon as Barcelona book quarter-final spot
# Barca
From The42
# Barca

Messi scores panenka penalty against Lyon as Barcelona book quarter-final spot

Mar 13th 2019, 9:59 PM 10,134 Views 27 Comments

The La Liga champions ensured their place in the last eight thanks to a late rally against Lyon.

# spanish-football - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Sergio Ramos sent off as Real Madrid horror-show rocks title hopes with shock Girona defeat
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Sergio Ramos sent off as Real Madrid horror-show rocks title hopes with shock Girona defeat

Feb 17th 2019, 1:39 PM 11,870 Views 12 Comments

The Blancos’ seven-game unbeaten run came to an end after an abysmal performance as Ramos saw red.

# spanish-football - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Messi nets 30th goal of the season as Barcelona maintain seven point lead in La Liga
# The Goat
From The42
# The Goat

Messi nets 30th goal of the season as Barcelona maintain seven point lead in La Liga

Feb 16th 2019, 10:07 PM 7,501 Views 14 Comments

Ernesto Valverde’s men maintained their lead over Atletico Madrid on Saturday against Real Valladolid.

# spanish-football - Friday 1 February, 2019

Two Clasicos set for one week as Real Madrid draw Barcelona in Copa del Rey semi-final
# El Clasico
From The42
# El Clasico

Two Clasicos set for one week as Real Madrid draw Barcelona in Copa del Rey semi-final

Feb 1st 2019, 2:40 PM 4,214 Views 2 Comments

Friday’s draw means there will be back-to-back Clasicos between the bitter rivals.

# spanish-football - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Barcelona in Copa del Rey trouble over 'ineligible player' complaint
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Barcelona in Copa del Rey trouble over 'ineligible player' complaint

Jan 17th 2019, 8:31 PM 7,674 Views 1 Comment

The inclusion of youngster Chumi in Barca’s first leg defeat could jeopardise their future in the competition.

# spanish-football - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Santi comes late as Cazorla double sees Real Madrid drop more points
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Santi comes late as Cazorla double sees Real Madrid drop more points

Jan 3rd 2019, 10:39 PM 10,091 Views 4 Comments

The former Arsenal forward struck late to help relegation-threatened Villarreal to a point.

# spanish-football - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Vinicius makes the difference as Real Madrid produce late show
# Scrappy Win
From The42
# Scrappy Win

Vinicius makes the difference as Real Madrid produce late show

Nov 3rd 2018, 5:42 PM 7,062 Views 2 Comments

Vinicius Junior forced a late own goal before Sergio Ramos converted from the spot to give Madrid a battling win over Real Valladolid.

# spanish-football - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Inter to sue La Liga boss over Modric comments
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Inter to sue La Liga boss over Modric comments

Aug 18th 2018, 4:02 PM 6,434 Views 0 Comments

In a media rant Tebas criticised clubs such as Inter, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City.

# spanish-football - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Marco Asensio stunner sees Madrid roll over Las Palmas to calm crisis talk
# Holding Steady
From The42
# Holding Steady

Marco Asensio stunner sees Madrid roll over Las Palmas to calm crisis talk

Nov 5th 2017, 10:01 PM 7,574 Views 0 Comments

Real Madrid beat Las Palmas to close the gap on Barcelona to eight points.

# spanish-football - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Ceballos marks full debut with match-winning double as Real bounce back from shock defeat
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Ceballos marks full debut with match-winning double as Real bounce back from shock defeat

Sep 23rd 2017, 6:05 PM 4,624 Views 0 Comments

Earlier, Diego Costa was an interested spectator as Atletico Madrid leapfrogged Sevilla into second.

# spanish-football - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Bale strikes in vital Madrid win at Sociedad
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

Bale strikes in vital Madrid win at Sociedad

Sep 17th 2017, 9:59 PM 7,306 Views 5 Comments

The Welsh star responded to his critics in style.

# spanish-football - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Suspended Spanish football president resigns as vice president of Fifa and Uefa amid corruption investigation
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Suspended Spanish football president resigns as vice president of Fifa and Uefa amid corruption investigation

Jul 27th 2017, 11:17 AM 2,306 Views 8 Comments

Angel Maria Villar had been head of the Spanish football federation for almost three decades before he was suspended following his arrest last Tuesday.

# spanish-football - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Head of Spanish football arrested on corruption charges
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

Head of Spanish football arrested on corruption charges

Jul 18th 2017, 9:57 AM 12,738 Views 0 Comments

Angel Maria Villar, who is also vice president of Fifa and Uefa, has been detained along with his son as part of a police probe.

# spanish-football - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Manchester United flop scores another stunner as Spanish resurgence continues
# Hit Me Bebe
From The42
# Hit Me Bebe

Manchester United flop scores another stunner as Spanish resurgence continues

Mar 8th 2016, 12:39 PM 12,373 Views 9 Comments

Bebe has found quite a bit of form since joining Rayo Vallecano.

# spanish-football - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Rare Pique goal and stunning Messi free-kick hands Barca victory over battling Sevilla
# Blaugrana
From The42
# Blaugrana

Rare Pique goal and stunning Messi free-kick hands Barca victory over battling Sevilla

Feb 28th 2016, 10:41 PM 5,892 Views 0 Comments

The visitors had given La Liga’s leaders a scare at the Nou Camp.

# spanish-football - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Valencia late show can't end Neville's winless run From The42

Valencia late show can't end Neville's winless run

Jan 17th 2016, 2:08 PM 8,994 Views 7 Comments

And Negredo scored a worldy.

# spanish-football - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

La Liga returns to our screens this weekend and here's 10 reasons why we can't wait
# Golazos
From The42
# Golazos

La Liga returns to our screens this weekend and here's 10 reasons why we can't wait

Aug 19th 2015, 9:45 PM 6,989 Views 8 Comments

Spanish football is back.

# spanish-football - Sunday 15 February, 2015

'There's always some Irish guy to remind me of the goal. What can I say? It had to be done'
# Revista De La Liga
From The42
# Revista De La Liga

'There's always some Irish guy to remind me of the goal. What can I say? It had to be done'

Feb 15th 2015, 12:30 PM 9,726 Views 4 Comments

We spoke to Gaizka Mendieta about knocking Ireland out of the World Cup and all things Spanish football this week.

# spanish-football - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Real Madrid's iconic Bernabeu stadium will not be changing its name anytime soon
# Halted
From The42
# Halted

Real Madrid's iconic Bernabeu stadium will not be changing its name anytime soon

Feb 11th 2015, 8:53 PM 5,353 Views 3 Comments

The proposals for revamping the venue were revealed in January of last year but the €400 million project is now in jeopardy.

# spanish-football - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Neymar's double sinks Atletico as Barcelona progress to Copa del Rey semi-finals
# Thriller
From The42
# Thriller

Neymar's double sinks Atletico as Barcelona progress to Copa del Rey semi-finals

Jan 28th 2015, 10:15 PM 11,819 Views 12 Comments

Diego Simeone’s side led inside the first minute but the Catalans rallied in what was an absorbing contest.

WTF? Atletico's Arda Turan throws his boot at the linesman...and gets a booking!
# Boot-gate
From The42
# Boot-gate

WTF? Atletico's Arda Turan throws his boot at the linesman...and gets a booking!

Jan 28th 2015, 9:20 PM 7,847 Views 7 Comments

Tonight’s clash with Barcelona has pretty much had everything.

# spanish-football - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Graham Hunter: 'The only way a move can happen is if Lionel Messi says 'I want to leave''
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Graham Hunter: 'The only way a move can happen is if Lionel Messi says 'I want to leave''

Jan 15th 2015, 10:00 AM 3,172 Views 2 Comments

The Spanish football expert believes no club can afford the Argentine’s buy-out clause.

# spanish-football - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

David Moyes is sent to the stands, climbs to his seat and then eats some crisps with fans
# The Moyesiah
From The42
# The Moyesiah

David Moyes is sent to the stands, climbs to his seat and then eats some crisps with fans

Jan 14th 2015, 9:03 PM 11,578 Views 6 Comments

His Real Sociedad side were in Spanish Cup action against Villarreal earlier tonight.

# spanish-football - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Agent uses Linkedin to find 'playmakers like Xavi or Kroos'
# Connecting
From The42
# Connecting

Agent uses Linkedin to find 'playmakers like Xavi or Kroos'

Jan 11th 2015, 3:03 PM 5,450 Views 1 Comment

Richie O’dare is seeking a couple of players for a Spanish 3rd division side.

# spanish-football - Sunday 4 January, 2015

David Moyes masterminds an unlikely Real Sociedad win over Barcelona
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

David Moyes masterminds an unlikely Real Sociedad win over Barcelona

Jan 4th 2015, 10:19 PM 12,694 Views 21 Comments

Jordi Alba’s second-minute own goal proved the difference between the sides.

# spanish-football - Monday 19 May, 2014

Barcelona appoint Luis Enrique as new coach
# New Dawn
From The42
# New Dawn

Barcelona appoint Luis Enrique as new coach

May 19th 2014, 7:44 PM 8,363 Views 8 Comments

The move to go for someone who has plenty of playing and coaching experience at the club comes as little surprise.

# spanish-football - Friday 18 April, 2014

What's going on in the La Liga title race this weekend?
# Reign In Spain
From The42
# Reign In Spain

What's going on in the La Liga title race this weekend?

Apr 18th 2014, 9:27 AM 3,852 Views 3 Comments

Atletico Madrid look to extend their lead as Real Madrid get the weekend off.

# spanish-football - Saturday 5 April, 2014

What’s going on in the La Liga title race this weekend?
# Spanish Football
From The42
# Spanish Football

What’s going on in the La Liga title race this weekend?

Apr 5th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,670 Views 0 Comments

Spain’s top three return to domestic action after their Champions League quarter-final first legs.

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