• Suarez picks up Golden Shoe

    Barcelona's Uruguayan star Luis Suarez on Thursday collected the Golden Shoe award for the leading scorer in Europe last season

  • Messi ruins Guardiola return, Bayern stop rot

    Lionel Messi spoiled Pep Guardiola's homecoming by scoring a hat-trick in Barcelona's 4-0 win over 10-man Manchester City in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Bayern Munich shook off their recent patchy form to defeat PSV Eindhoven 4-1.

  • Barca sharpen knives on massive European night

    Enjoy the preview of Thursday's Champions League action with Pep Guardiola taking Manchester City to Barcelona.

  • Mascherano signs new deal

    Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano extended his contract with the Catalan giants until 2019 on Monday.

  • Pep concerned about confidence ahead of Barca clash

    Pep Guardiola concedes Manchester City's confidence may be cause for concern amid a stuttering run of form as they prepare to face Barcelona in the Champions League.

  • Catalans beat Blancos in economic Clasico

    The Catalans host Real Madrid at Camp Nou on December 3 and while they may not be ahead of their fiercest rivals in La Liga at the moment, they hold the advantage in economic terms.

  • Brazil go top of South American group

    Brazil go to the top of the South American World Cup qualifying group with a 2-0 win over Venezuela in a match played in torrential rain and halted for almost half an hour when the floodlights failed in Merida.

  • Argentina sorely miss Messi in Paraguay defeat

    Argentina, lacking the inspiration of injured captain Lionel Messi, suffer a humiliating setback in their World Cup qualifying campaign when they lose 1-0 at home to Paraguay.

  • Cueva penalty pegs back Argentina

    Argentina toil in the absence of Lionel Messi as they limp to a 2-2 World Cup qualifying draw against Peru.

  • Neymar dazzles as Brazil thrash Bolivia

    Neymar scores one goal and sets up two more as Brazil turn on the style with a 5-0 thrashing of Bolivia in South America's 2018 World Cup qualifying competition.

  • Argentina to plug Messi gap

    Argentina, who are level with Brazil on 15 points but trail their rivals on goal difference, face an awkward trip to Lima to face Peru, with coach Edgardo Bauza mulling how best to plug the gap created by injury to captain Lionel Messi.

  • Rakitic blow for Croatia

    Croatia's midfield general Ivan Rakitic has pulled out of World Cup qualifiers against Kosovo and Finland because of a painful

  • ‘Barca have no excuses for loss at Celta’

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique makes no excuses after they lost 4-3 at Celta Vigo and missed the chance to top La Liga.

  • Atletico go top as Real draw, Barca lose

    Atletico Madrid moved top of La Liga despite missing two penalties as Antoine Griezmann and Kevin Gameiro handed Diego Simeone's men a 2-0 win at Valencia on Sunday.

  • Messi, Bolt wish Totti on birthday

    Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt joined a long list of global sports stars in offering birthday tributes

  • Albiceleste apologise

    Barcelona have announced that the Argentine national team have apologised for comments made by Edgardo Bauza about their

  • 5-star Barca go top

    Barcelona shrugged off the absence of Lionel Messi to move to the top of La Liga as Luis Suarez and Neymar were on target in a 5-0

  • Neymar fraud case reopened

    Barcelona superstar Neymar's troubles with the Spanish authorities continue as a fraud case against the player and his father is reopened following a successful appeal by Spanish prosecutors

  • 'Football the loser' as Messi out for 3 weeks

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi will be sidelined for the next three weeks due to a groin strain, dealing a huge blow to his club and country.

  • Barca held, Real too

    Lionel Messi was forced off with the apparent recurrence of a groin injury as Atletico Madrid came from behind to hold Barcelona 1-1 at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

  • Barca held, Real too

    Lionel Messi was forced off with the apparent recurrence of a groin injury as Atletico Madrid came from behind to hold Barcelona 1-1 at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

  • Messi is what Maradona was

    Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi is the modern-day Diego Maradona, according to Germany great Lothar Matthaus.

  • Torres relishing Barca showdown

    Fernando Torres believes Atletico Madrid travel to Barcelona on Wednesday at just the right time after emphatically bouncing back with three wins over the past week.

  • Higuain recalled

    Forwards Gonzalo Higuain and Sergio Aguero have been called up for Argentina's two World Cup qualifiers in October, alongside

  • Neymar turned down jet, €40m

    One of Neymar's agents claims that the Brazilian held two meetings with Paris Saint-Germain in the summer before

  • 'Xavi is irrelevant'

    Cristiano Ronaldo uses his post-match interview following his goalscoring return against Osasuna to hit back at former Barcelona midfielder Xavi's comments.

  • I won three Ballons d'Or to Xavi's zero

    Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo takes aim at Xavi following the former Barcelona midfielder's comments claiming Lionel Messi is superior.

  • Barca beaten, Real win big

    Newly promoted Alaves stunned Spanish champions Barcelona by winning 2-1 at the Camp Nou on Saturday as boss Luis Enrique paid a heavy price for starting Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez on the bench.

  • Messi's son Thiago joins Barca baby team

    Messi junior will be one of the first to take part in Barcelona's pilot programme aimed towards the 3-5 year age bracket.

  • Argentina dig deep to take draw

    Argentina stage a great escape to come away from Merida with a share of the points, as they battle back from two goals down to take a 2-2 draw against Venezuela.