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Valencia defender Gabriel celebrates after his side secured fourth place in La Liga

Valencia clinch Champions League qualification on final day

Valencia beat Real Valladolid 2-0 away from home to secure fourth place in LaLiga and qualification for next season's Champions League ahead of Getafe and Sevilla.
Ernesto Valverde

Ernesto Valverde insists he has Barcelona backing

Ernesto Valverde insists he has the full support of the Barcelona board, even though the aftermath of the shock defeat to Liverpool has left him feeling like Steve McQueen in The Great Escape.
Paco Jemez

Rayo Vallecano and Huesca relegated from Spanish LaLiga

Huesca's relegation in their first season in the Spanish top flight was confirmed on Sunday with a 6-2 home thrashing at the hands of Valencia.
Kenneth Omeruo is pleased to make the Spanish La Liga Team of the Week following his impressive performance in Leganes’ 0-0 draw with Celta Vigo on Saturday.

Nigeria’s Kenneth Omeruo excited to make La Liga Team of the Week

Kenneth Omeruo is pleased to make the Spanish La Liga Team of the Week following his impressive performance in Leganes’ 0-0 draw with Celta Vigo on Saturday.
Real Madrid’s Welsh forward Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match between RCD Espanyol and Real Madrid CF at the RCDE Stadium in Cornella de Llobregat on January 27, 2019. (Photo by Josep LAGO - AFP)

Jorge Valdano: Gareth Bale no longer a priority for Zinedine Zidane and Real Madrid

Gareth Bale is no longer a priority for Real Madrid and Zinedine Zidane, claims Jorge Valdano, although the club are not forcing him into the shop window.
Iker Casillas says Real Madrid's newly-returned coach Zinedine Zidane reminds him of Vicente del Bosque while praising him for his work in the Santiago Bernabeu hot seat.

Zinedine Zidane cool on Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid talk

Zinedine Zidane said that Real Madrid's directors know who his transfer targets are but was tight-lipped on whether Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe is one of them.
Ander Herrera - Manchester United

Ander Herrera set to leave Manchester United for Paris St-Germain

The midfielder's contract ends this summer and, despite talks with United, it is understood he has told Paris St-Germain he will join them.
Atletico Madrid’s French forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid against Girona FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on April 2, 2019. (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO / AFP)

Antoine Griezmann heads to Barcelona wondering what might have been

Antoine Griezmann was convinced Atletico Madrid were making progress but, 10 months on, he may wonder if he was right to stay after all.
Gaizka Garitan

Athletic Bilbao extend Athletic Bilbao’s contract

Athletic Bilbao have extended head coach Gaizka Garitano's contract until the end of the 2019-20 campaign, the club have confirmed.

Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid will fight for LaLiga title until last breath

Diego Simeone has warned Barcelona that Atletico Madrid will not give up the fight for the La Liga title following their 4-0 defeat of Deportivo Alaves.
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi hits hat-trick as Barcelona torment Real Betis

Lionel Messi was lauded by opposition supporters on Sunday after he scored an outstanding hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-1 win at Real Betis.
A world record for a women's club match was in attendance to see Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid. EPA

Atletico Madrid v Barcelona breaks women’s attendance record

Atletico Madrid's league game against Barcelona on Sunday set a new world record attendance for a women's club football match.
Maurizio Sarri is set to decide whether to end Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Chelsea exile at Fulham on Sunday as the under-fire Blues boss and his controversial keeper face a defining moment in their troubled season.

Kepa Arrizabalaga’s fate in the balance as Chelsea bid to ease Maurizio Sarri pressure

Maurizio Sarri is set to decide whether to end Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Chelsea exile at Fulham on Sunday as the under-fire Blues boss and his controversial keeper face a defining moment in their troubled season.
Andres Iniesta can see no end to Lionel Messi's brilliance and believes Barcelona's record goalscorer can continue to dominate the game for many years to come.

Andres Iniesta: Lionel Messi can do whatever he wants for as long as he...

Andres Iniesta can see no end to Lionel Messi's brilliance and believes Barcelona's record goalscorer can continue to dominate the game for many years to come.

Ernesto Valverde confident Barcelona’s dry spell is a blip

Barca were held 0-0 at Lyon in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday, following their 1-0 home win against Real Valladolid and a goalless draw at Athletic Bilbao in LaLiga.
Philippe Coutinho slots home the penalty (AFP-Getty Images)

Lionel Messi, Philippe Coutinho create Barcelona dilemma for Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona will hope to reassert their authority in the title race on Saturday after a stuttering spell has given Real Madrid fresh hope in La Liga.
Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde dismissed suggestions Lionel Messi was not fit enough to start in Sunday's 0-0 draw at Athletic Bilbao.

Barcelona sweat for draw at Athletic Bilbao

La Liga leaders FC Barcelona handed Real Madrid more hope in the title race as they drew 0-0 at Athletic Bilbao on Sunday.
Real Madrid’s Brazilian midfielder Casemiro (L) laughs with Real Madrid’s Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois during a training session at the club’s training ground in the outskirts of Madrid on February 5, 2019 on the eve of the Copa del Rey semi-final football match between Barcelona and Real Madrid. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP)

Thibaut Courtois ready for Atletico Madrid anger as Real Madrid eye derby victory

Thibaut Courtois left Chelsea on bad terms last summer and he expects to feel the anger from Atletico Madrid too when he faces them in the white of Real Madrid on Saturday.

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