Saturday, May 28, 2016

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The Spain striker seemed to be reaching the end of his best years after a doomed spell in Italy, but is enjoying a remarkable renaissance under Diego Simeone and it could continue

Thursday, May 26, 2016

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The Rojiblancos thought they had signed the Portuguese forward when he was a promising teenager after they received a signed document from an intermediary in Lisbon

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Los Blancos have faced Roma, Wolfsburg and Manchester City in the knockout rounds en route to Saturday's showpiece, having met no champions and none of Europe's elite clubs either

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

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The Barcelona full-back has emerged as an injury doubt for the Selecao next month and could force coach Dunga into making a late change ahead of the tournament in USA

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The former European Cup-winning defender believes Los Blancos can prevail on Saturday and says Zinedine Zidane's men will be fine in Milan as long as Cristiano is fit and firing

Monday, May 23, 2016

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Luis Enrique's side struggled for much of the match against a spirited Sevilla, especially after Javier Mascherano's red card, but the Argentina attacker proved the hero once more

Sunday, May 22, 2016

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The Uruguayan has hit 59 goals in his 52 games for the Catalan club this season and his form at the end of the campaign has kept the Blaugrana in the hunt for a domestic double

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

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The 44-year-old is on the verge of winning a third straight Europa League title and after successful spells at Valencia and Sevilla, surely he deserves his chance at an elite club

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

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The Andalusians have won the continental competition on four occasions over the past decade and under Unai Emery they are going for a third title in a row on Wednesday night

Sunday, May 15, 2016

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The veteran playmaker has called time on an illustrious playing career at the age of 40. The last of a dying breed of footballers, Spanish football may never see his like again

Saturday, May 14, 2016

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The two capital clubs came up short in the Primera Division, but face each other in the Champions League final for the second time in three seasons when they meet on May 28

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The Catalans beat Granada 3-0 to claim their sixth Primera Division crown in the last eight seasons - and they are worthy winners despite Real's remarkable resurgence of late

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The Frenchman has brought about a change of fortunes for Los Blancos since he took over in January and had La Liga started at the turn of the year, his side would be champions

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Luis Enrique's men are away at Los Carmenes on Saturday as they play to win La Liga from Real Madrid, but fresh in some of the players' minds will be their painful loss in 2013-14

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As if it needed any more spice, the battle between Spain's top two for the La Liga crown is causing controversy amid talk of possible incentive payments and dubious officiating

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Spain's two biggest clubs do battle for the title as La Liga goes right down to the wire in Saturday's games, with the champions at Granada and Real away to Deportivo La Coruna

Sunday, May 8, 2016

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Zinedine Zidane's side held off Valencia in a hard-fought 3-2 win to take the race for La Liga to the final weekend, but the Catalans remain odds-on favourites to win it once more

Friday, May 6, 2016

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The Welsh winger has handed Real their last two wins in La Liga with key goals but is now sidelined for Sunday's crunch clash and the inspiration will have to come from elsewhere

Thursday, May 5, 2016

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The Champions League will see another all-Spanish final as Atleti and Madrid meet again and with 47 out of the last 50 two-legged ties won against foreign teams, Spain is the best

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The Frenchman has overseen a notable improvement in La Liga and in Europe since the sacking of Benitez and Real's march to the Milan showpiece is vindication for Florentino Perez