Gundogan slams Barcelona team-mates after Clasico defeat

October 30, 2023 Admin III 0

Ilkay Gundogan has urged his Barcelona teammates to express themselves more emotionally following their defeat by Real Madrid in the Clasico. Real Madrid defeated Barcelona in the opening Clasico of the season on Saturday afternoon. Barca trailed Carlo Ancelotti’s team in the standings by one point going into the game at Camp Nou, despite being undefeated in La Liga. With Read More

La Liga: Barcelona lad becomes youngest goalscorer in history

October 9, 2023 Admin III 0

Barcelona winger Lamine Yamal found the back of the net against Granada to become the youngest goalscorer ever in the Spanish top flight Yamal ghosted into the box and finished into an empty net to secure the record breaking strike. At 16 years and 87 days, he beat the previous mark by less than two weeks. The La Masia product Read More

Osasuna face punishment over fans ‘Greenwood, die’ chants

September 18, 2023 Admin III 0

Osasuna are reportedly facing punishment from La Liga after fans targeted Mason Greenwood with ‘die’ chants on his Getafe debut. The Manchester United loanee came off the bench as a second-half substitute in their 3-2 win against Osasuna on Sunday and was subjected to abuse from some of the travelling supporters. The Athletic claims La Liga’s official match observer heard Read More

La Liga: 1st Barcelona vs Real Madrid El Clasico date confirmed

September 16, 2023 Admin III 0

Barcelona will play Real Madrid on Oct. 28 in the first Clásico matchup of the 2023-24 season, LaLiga announced on Friday. The world-famous clash will see Barca host Madrid at the Estadi Olimpic Lluis Companys — their temporary home, while Camp Nou is being redeveloped. Madrid have won all four of their league games so far this season and sit Read More

Xavi slams Spanish La Liga as Getafe cage Barcelona on opening day

August 14, 2023 Admin III 0

In a shocking attack on La Liga president Javier Tebas, Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez claimed that the state of La Liga is nothing but a disgrace. The outburst followed Barcelona’s mediocre goalless draw with Getafe in the league opener. Three red cards were issued by the referee during the game, which enraged Xavi and made him extremely hostile. Getafe’s use Read More

Benitez returns, named Celta Vigo coach

June 24, 2023 Admin III 0

Former Liverpool and Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez is returning to management after being named Celta Vigo boss. The 63-year-old Spaniard has been out of the game since being sacked by Everton in January 2022. Benitez, who also had a spell as interim boss at Chelsea, has agreed a three-year-deal at the La Liga club. He replaces Carlos Carvalhal, who left Read More

2023/24 Spanish La Liga fixtures revealed

June 23, 2023 Admin III 0

LaLiga’s fixtures for the 2023-24 season were released on Thursday and the new campaign is already bubbling with promise after some busy transfer market activity. As Real Madrid look to reclaim the title from rivals Barcelona, they have spent €103 million to sign England midfielder Jude Bellingham from Borussia Dortmund and might not be done yet, with a possible €120m-plus Read More

Villarreal President speaks on club’s future with Chukwueze

June 17, 2023 Marca 0

Villarreal president, Roig Alfonso has disclosed that the club is yet to receive an offer from Real Madrid or any other club for Samuel Chukwueze. Chukwueze has been linked with a move away from the Yellow Submarine following a remarkable campaign. Former European champions, Real Madrid are reportedly interested in the player. There is also interest from Aston Villa, Newcastle Read More

Chukwueze towers as La Liga best African footballer of the season

June 7, 2023 Admin III 0

Villarreal winger, Samuel Chukwueze has been named the winner of the 2022/2023 LaLiga Santander African MVP Award Chukwueze started the season as a peripheral figure at Villarreal, but the arrival of manager, Quique Setien saw a remarkable turnaround in his form. The Nigeria international ended the season with 13 goals and 11 assists across all competitions. The Super Eagle came Read More

Again, Real Madrid succumb to La Liga defeat

May 3, 2023 Admin III 0

For the second midweek in a row, Real Madrid fell to a defeat on the road in LaLiga Santander, this time losing 2-0 at Real Sociedad as Takefusa Kubo and Ander Barrenetxea scored at either end of the second half. This was always going to be a tough game for Real Madrid, as they were missing key players like the Read More

Chukwueze sets latest La Liga’s Villarreal record

April 29, 2023 Admin III 0

Villarreal CF forward Samuel Chukwueze has made history by becoming the youngest player to reach 200 appearances in all competitions for the Spanish club, Soccernet.ng reports. Chukwueze achieved this feat during the match against Espanyol on Thursday night, which Villarreal won 4-2. Although he did not score in the match, goals from Etienne Capoue, Dani Parejo, and Nicolas Jackson secured Read More

Pique bids bye to teammates, fans as Barcelona go top of La Liga

November 6, 2022 Editor 0

Barcelona legend Gerard Pique was given an emotional standing ovation as he made his final Nou Camp appearance in their 2-0 La Liga win over Almeria. He was replaced in the 84th minute and tearfully embraced all his team-mates, boss Xavi and the entire Barca bench. The 35-year-old will retire after Tuesday’s trip to Osasuna, although it is not certain Read More

Breaking: La Liga fires protest as Mbappe signs fresh ‘controversial’ PSG deal

May 21, 2022 Admin III 0

La Liga have blasted Kylia Mbappe’s stunning U-turn as “scandalous” and will file a complaint to Uefa, accusing Paris Saint-Germain of “attacking the stability of football”. And the bitter Spanish top flight also launched a stinging and direct attack on PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi. Superstar forward Mbappe, 23, looked on course to sign for Real Madrid as a free agent Read More

La Liga: Again, Aubameyang’s goal rescues victory for Barcelona

April 22, 2022 BBC 0

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s ninth goal in 11 La Liga appearances helped earn Barcelona a win at Real Sociedad that lifted them to second in the table. The ex-Arsenal forward scored with a close-range header after a cross by ex-Manchester City player Ferran Torres. Marc-Andre ter Stegen saved well from Alexander Sorloth while Alexander Isak fired another chance wide. Shortly before Aubameyang’s Read More

Breaking: At last, Barcelona sack Koeman

October 28, 2021 BBC 0

Ronald Koeman has been sacked as head coach of Barcelona after 14 months in charge at the Nou Camp. Barca have picked up just 15 points from 10 games in La Liga and have already lost twice in the group stage of this season’s Champions League. They are ninth in the table, six points adrift of the joint leaders after losing Read More

Breaking: Amidst Liverpool interest, PSG confirm Messi ‘s capture

August 10, 2021 90mins 0

Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the signing of Lionel Messi on a free transfer following the expiration of his Barcelona contract.  The move brings Messi’s legendary spell at Barça to an end. Joining the club aged 13, he would go on to make just shy of 800 appearances in all competitions, scoring 672 goals and providing 305 assists. Along the way he helped Read More

Breaking: Real Madrid drag La Liga to Court

August 10, 2021 Football Italia 0

Real Madrid take legal action against La Liga for their agreement with the CVC fund, previously rejected by Serie A. La Liga and the CVC fund reached an agreement that sees 10 per cent of the commercial rights of the Spanish League go to the fund, for a duration of 50 years. This would bring €2.7bn into the League’s coffers, but Read More

‘Heartbroken’ Messi announces ‘next destination club’ after Barcelona exit *Life and times of Argentine at Camp Nou

August 8, 2021 BBC 0

An emotional Lionel Messi said joining Paris St-Germain was “a possibility, but nothing is agreed” as he confirmed his exit from Barcelona. Messi is ending his 21-year association with Barca, who cannot afford to honour the new contract they agreed with him because of La Liga’s salary limit. The record six-time Ballon d’Or winner, 34, is now a free agent. “My family Read More