Valencia

Valencia knock Barca off Copa throne

Valencia beat Barcelona 2-1 to win the Copa del Rey on Saturday, ending the Spanish champions' four-year winning streak in the competition and denying them a domestic double.

October 18, 2016
October 18, 2016

Prandelli gets winning start

Ex-Italy coach Cesare Prandelli got off to a winning start in La Liga as his new Valencia side triumphed 2-1 at Sporting Gijon on Sunday, while Villarreal maintained their impressive opening to the season by thrashing Celta Vigo 5-0.

August 30, 2016
August 30, 2016

Alcacer close to Barca move

Barcelona are on the verge of completing a reported 30 million euro move for Spain international Paco Alcacer from Valencia.

May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016

Costa, Mata left out

Chelsea striker Diego Costa is left out of Spain coach Vicente del Bosque's provisional 25-man squad for Euro 2016 on Tuesday.

April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016

Messi's 500 goals analysed

Lionel Messi's 500th career goal could not prevent stumbling leaders Barcelona suffering a third successive La Liga defeat for the first time since 2003.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

Spain student bus crash 'kills 13'

At least 13 people have been killed after a bus carrying foreign students crashed on a Spanish motorway between the cities of Barcelona and Valencia.

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.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

Neville’s Valencia hold 10-man Real

Gary Neville's Valencia battled to a dramatic La Liga draw with Real Madrid, who ended up with 10 men.

October 31, 2015
October 31, 2015

How much would Maradona be worth in 2015?

Maradona would cost €40m at today's prices, having scored 119 times, won the Primera Division top scorer awards on three occasions and lifted the Youth World Cup in 1979.

October 9, 2015
October 9, 2015

Argentina fold without Kun and Messi

Argentina were below-par all evening and finally slumped to a 2-0 defeat against Ecuador in Buenos Aires, as the absences of Messi and Aguero were felt keenly up-front.

May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015

Rafael Benitez confirms Napoli departure

Rafael Benitez says he will be leaving Napoli following the final game of the Italian club's season on Sunday.

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