Spain

October 5, 2017
October 5, 2017

Barca offer to mediate in Spain-Catalonia conflict

FC barcelona offer to mediate in the conflict between the Spanish government and Catalonia concerning Catalonia’s independence referendum.

October 4, 2017
October 4, 2017

Catalonia independence "in a matter of days"

Spain is braced for further political upheaval after Catalonia's leader said the region would declare independence "in a matter of days".

October 3, 2017
October 3, 2017

Pique jeered by fans at Spain training session

Barcelona's Catalan defender Gerard Pique becomes the target of angry Spain fans during an open training session with the national team the day after the Catalonia independence referendum that was declared illegal by the Government.

October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017

Isco stars in politicised Madrid win

Isco scored twice as Real Madrid reduce the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona to seven points courtesy of a 2-0 win over Espanyol.

September 30, 2017
September 30, 2017

Police seal off 1,300 polling stations in Catalonia

Police in Catalonia has already sealed over half of the 2,315 polling stations in the region to stop an independence referendum from taking place, the Spanish government says, as separatists remained determined to fight for their right to vote.

September 29, 2017
September 29, 2017

Ramos disapproves of Pique’s independence stance

Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos disapproves of Spain teammate Gerard Pique's stance on Catalonia's referendum.

September 22, 2017
September 22, 2017

Spain using goats to prevent forest fires

Spain has taken a very unusual step this time to prevent its forests from catching fire. Much of Europe was scorched this summer, with numerous forest fires breaking out and in Spain goats and sheep are helping to fight the blazes - one nibble at a time, Business Insider UK.

July 1, 2017
July 1, 2017

Germany beat Spain to win under-21 Euros

Mitchell Weiser scores with a looping first-half header to hand Germany a 1-0 victory against Spain in the final of the under-21 European Championship title in the southern Polish city of Krakow.

January 29, 2017
January 29, 2017

Lacklustre Atletico held at Alaves

Atletico Madrid's troubles away from home continued when they were held to a goalless draw at Alaves on Saturday, dropping points on the road for a second consecutive week and losing Uruguay international Jose Maria Gimenez to injury.

January 29, 2017
January 29, 2017

Sevilla snap up Montoya

Sevilla made Argentine midfielder Walter Montoya their third signing of the January transfer window on Saturday on a four-and-a-half year deal from Rosario Central.