The midfielder has played down the significance of a perceived direct style deployed by Barcelona coach Luis Enrique this season.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Barcelona looks to keep up the pressure on La Liga leaders Real Madrid with victory over Levante in Lionel Messi's 300th league appearance.
The president of Barcelona, Josep Maria Bartomeu, has testified in a Spanish court over alleged tax fraud surrounding the signing of Neymar.
Atletico Madrid travels to Celta Vigo riding on the crest of a wave after hammering city rival Real in La Liga.
The Italian insists he has no problem with Cristiano's celebrations last Saturday, but the party painted a picture of indiscipline at Santiago Bernabeu.
Xavi says he and his Barcelona teammates are growing tired of the saga surrounding Neymar's transfer to the club.
The young midfielder spent three years at the Santiago Bernabeu side, but is now very much a symbol for the Rojiblancos after his derby heroics.
After more than 100 days at the summit of La Liga, Real Madrid could be dislodged this weekend if it fails to overcome Deportivo La Coruna.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
The forward's inconsistency at club level is having a detrimental effect on his national team prospects.
The defender was reported to have picked up an injury in training on Wednesday and the European champion has now confirmed he has a calf problem
Carlo Ancelotti has come out in defense of Cristiano Ronaldo and lauded the professionalism of the Real Madrid star.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Having seen Neymar fail to convert a penalty, Barcelona coach Luis Enrique said Lionel Messi was still his first-choice spot kick taker.
The much-maligned center back is on song after a difficult time over the last couple of seasons and has been key to the Catalans' recent renaissance.
Lionel Messi starred as Barcelona put one foot in the Copa del Rey final with a 3-1 victory over Villarreal in the semifinal first leg.
Luis Enrique's men are in pole position to move into the Copa del Rey final after coming out comfortable semifinal first leg winners over the Yellow Submarine at Camp Nou.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic often courts criticism, but Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has backed his former striker, hailing him a "leader".
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
The Mexican national team could benefit if more of its stars pushed themselves in more demanding leagues.
The Liga outfit unveiled its proposals for revamping their home ground in January of last year but the £296 million project is now in jeopardy amidst legal issues
The attacker has signed a new deal with BVB, putting the club in a position of strength in the transfer market for once.
The forward was criticized for celebrating his 30th birthday following the 4-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid but his compatriot says critics are wrong to question his professionalism.