Spanish football

Monday, February 8, 2016

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The Catalan side's director of football stressed the Brazilian is happy at the club and says they stick by him after his father clashed with journalists on his birthday

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A late goal from Luka Modric saw Zinedine Zidane's men take all three points in a 2-1 win over Granada, but the home side's coach feels a draw would have been a fair result

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The Englishman is yet to win in La Liga after nine matches as coach of the Spanish side but former Los Che midfielder is confident he will remain in charge for the time being

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The club captain hailed his team-mate following his magnificent winner at Granada while describing on-form striker Karim Benzema as "unique"

Sunday, February 7, 2016

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The Croatian earned praise for his stunning winner from his coach, who believes Real Madrid's recent run of form proves they are ready for the Champions League

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The Croatia midfielder popped up with a stunning strike to win the game against Granada and his fantastic form in recent weeks is great news for coach Zinedine Zidane

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From Johan Cruyff to Lionel Messi - supporters of the Blaugrana pick their favourite footballer to have represented the Catalan club in our special series

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Goal took in the action at Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes, where Luka Modric rescued all three points for los Blancos with a fantastic winner to down the spirited hosts

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The Croatia international's 85th minute winner saw Zinedine Zidane's men cut the gap to leaders Barcelona to four points, although they have played a game more

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The Allianz Arena will soon be without the Catalan coach, and one of his top performers has reflected on the coach's massive impact on the club and the players

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The visitors go into the game seven points behind leaders Barcelona following their 2-0 win over Levante earlier in the day and hoping to close the gap at the top

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The Spaniard is being tipped to sign superstars when he moves to the Etihad with his arrival set to tempt players to move to the Premier League due to the respect he commands

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The left-back said that the Catalan side cannot always play the intense style of play that they want, while another Barca star admitted the weekend's win was "uncomfortable"

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There have been no bids for the Poland star from the likes of Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain, and the 27-year-old is only thinking about staying in Germany

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Aymeric Laporte has no interest in a transfer to Barcelona, with his focus on playing for Athletic Bilbao and earning a France call-up head of the 2016 European Championship

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The 45-year-old celebrated his 100th game in charge of Barca with a 2-0 victory over Levante, with the former midfielder having won an incredible 80 matches since taking over

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An own-goal and a late Suarez effort seal all three points for the visitors, but it was by no means a vintage performance from the champions, who were far from their best

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The 27-year-old was a part of the Decima-winning squad at the Bernabeu and says Zinedine Zidane made his influence felt in the dressing room long before he replaced Rafa Benitez