Copa del Rey

Atletico, Valencia breeze into Copa del Rey quarters

Atletico Madrid book their place in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey after seeing off third-tier Lleida, while new signing Luciano Vietto's hat-trick fires Valencia past Las Palmas.

January 26, 2017
January 26, 2017

Alaves ease into semis

Alaves became the first side to book their place in the semifinals of the Copa del Rey on Tuesday as a 0-0 draw at home to second division Alcorcon was enough to seal a 2-0 aggregate win.

December 23, 2016
December 23, 2016

Barca hammer Hercules

Turkey international Arda Turan scored a hat-trick as holders Barcelona thrashed third-division side Hercules 7-0 in the second leg of their Copa del Rey last-32 tie.

December 22, 2016
December 22, 2016

Barca pummel Hercules in Copa del Rey

Turkey international Arda Turan scored a hat-trick as holders Barcelona thrashed third-division side Hercules 7-0 in the second leg of their Copa del Rey last-32 tie.

October 28, 2016
October 28, 2016

Real run riot

A much-weakened Real Madrid went goal crazy in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday, smashing third-division minnows Cultural Leonesa 7-1 away from home in the first leg of their last-32 encounter.

July 1, 2016
July 1, 2016

Neymar signs 5-year Barca deal

Neymar will stay with Barcelona after signing a five-year contract, the club have announced.

May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016

Suarez may miss Copa America

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is a doubt for next month's Copa America after hobbling off in tears midway through the Copa del Rey final win over Sevilla Sunday with a muscle injury.

May 22, 2016
May 22, 2016

Spanish judge overturns ban

A Spanish judge on Friday overturns a controversial ban on Barcelona fans flying Catalan separatist flags at Sunday's Copa del Rey final against Sevilla in Madrid.

February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016

‘Messi is Barca’s leader’

Luis Enrique has lauded Lionel Messi as Barcelona's leader and "the best wherever he plays".

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

Messi's kidney procedure explained

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is out of hospital and recovering after a non-surgical procedure to cure his kidney problems.

February 9, 2016
February 9, 2016

Messi undergoes further tests for kidney problems

Barcelona have confirmed that Lionel Messi is undergoing further tests on kidney problems which first emerged in December but expect the forward to return to training on Wednesday.