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Lionel Messi clashed with Joao Felix during Thursday's semifinal.

Super Cup: We played like children against Atletico – Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi said Barcelona were guilty of playing like children on Thursday after Atletico Madrid staged a thrilling comeback to beat them 3-2 and set up a Spanish Super Cup final against Real Madrid.

Ernesto Valverde makes shock admission after Super Cup defeat

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde made shock admission after the 3-2 Spanish Super Cup defeat against Atletico Madrid on Thursday in Saudi Arabia.
Ángel Correa celebrates scoring the winner for Atlético Madrid. Giuseppe Cacace-AFP via Getty Images

Atletico Madrid stun Barcelona to reach Super Cup final

Atletico Madrid pulled off a stunning turnaround to beat FC Barcelona 3-2 in an enthralling Spanish Super Cup tie in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Thursday.
Atletico Madrid will meet Real Madrid in the 2020 Supercopa de Espana final after defeating Barcelona 3-2 on Thursday in Saudi Arabia.

Lionel Messi blames Barcelona teammates of ‘childish mistakes’ in Super Cup semi-final defeat

Lionel Messi accused his Barcelona team-mates of making ‘childish mistakes’ in the club’s Spanish Super Cup semi-final defeat against Atletico Madrid.
Andres Iniesta has endorsed a possible Barcelona move for Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar given the Brazil international's talents, though he is unsure whether it would be a necessary transfer.

Andres Iniesta unsure whether Neymar would fit at Barcelona if PSG star returns

Andres Iniesta has endorsed a possible Barcelona move for Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar given the Brazil international's talents, though he is unsure whether it would be a necessary transfer.
Global airline titan IAG on Thursday said its chief executive Willie Walsh had quit, after a long stint that saw him oversee the group’s creation and rapid expansion, and would be replaced by Luis Gallego, head of Spanish division Iberia.

Willie Walsh quits as British Airways chief

Global airline titan IAG on Thursday said its chief executive Willie Walsh had quit, after a long stint that saw him oversee the group’s creation and rapid expansion, and would be replaced by Luis Gallego, head of Spanish division Iberia.
Samuel Chukwueze was on target as Villarreal were held to a 4-4 draw by Granada in their opening La Liga fixture.

Samuel Chukwueze unperturbed with CAF awards snub

Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze is not bothered about missing out of the 2019 CAF Youth Player of the Year award.
Real Madrid defeated Copa Del Rey holder Valencia 3-1 to advance to the Spanish Super Cup final in Saudi Arabia after a fantastic display from Toni Kroos, Isco and Luka Modric.

Real Madrid advance to Spanish Super Cup final

Real Madrid defeated Copa Del Rey holder Valencia 3-1 to advance to the Spanish Super Cup final in Saudi Arabia after a fantastic display from Toni Kroos, Isco and Luka Modric.
Toni Kroos scored a wonder goal straight from a corner as Real Madrid beat Valencia 3-1 on Wednesday to reach the final of the controversial Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia.

Toni Kroos wonder goal helps Real Madrid advance to Super Cup final

Toni Kroos scored a wonder goal straight from a corner as Real Madrid beat Valencia 3-1 on Wednesday to reach the final of the controversial Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia.
Lionel Messi has ordered Barcelona directors to ship out Sergio Busquets before the end of the season, according to report.

Barcelona confirm squad for Spanish Super Cup

Barcelona have confirmed their squad ahead of the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia and manager Ernesto Valverde has included six players from the Barcelona B team.
Spanish side Malaga have suspended head coach Victor Sanchez after an explicit video of the 43-year-old was posted on social media.

Malaga suspend coach Victor Sanchez over explicit video

Spanish side Malaga have suspended head coach Victor Sanchez after an explicit video of the 43-year-old was posted on social media.
Adama Traore

Manchester City preparing offer for Wolves’ forward

Wolves forward Adama Traoré has impressed Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola so much that the reigning Premier League champions are ready to make an offer for him, according to a report from an Italian media outlet.
Samuel Chukwueze failed to score as Villarreal suffered a 2-1 defeat to Levante in Friday’s La Liga outing.

Samuel Chukwueze shines in Villarreal’s comeback win over Sociedad

Super Eagles attacker Samuel Chukwueze played a key role in Villarreal’s 2-1 comeback win over Real Sociedad in Sunday’s La Liga outing.
Espanyol’s Chinese forward Wu Lei (C) celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the Spanish league football match between RCD Espanyol and FC Barcelona at†the RCDE Stadium in Cornella de Llobregat on January 4, 2020. (Photo by Pau BARRENA CAPILLA / AFP)

China hails history maker Wu Lei after heroics against Barcelona

Wu Lei’s late equaliser for Espanyol against Barcelona heralds “a new chapter” in Chinese football, the country’s media declared on Sunday, as the forward’s heroics went viral.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez warned his teammates following the draw against Espanyol in the Catalan derby at the RCDE Stadium on Saturday.

Luis Suarez warns Barcelona after derby set back against Espanyol

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez warned his teammates following the draw against Espanyol in the Catalan derby at the RCDE Stadium on Saturday.
Toni Payne netted once for Logrono but they crumbled 5-1 to Tacon in a Spanish Primera Iberdrola fixture on Saturday.

Nigeria striker Toni Payne scores in Sevilla loss

Toni Payne netted once for Logrono but they crumbled 5-1 to Tacon in a Spanish Primera Iberdrola fixture on Saturday.
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez applauds at the end of a campaign rally in Barcelona on May 23, 2019 ahead of EU elections. (Photo by LLUIS GENE - AFP)

Pedro Sanchez: Spain will not break up

Spain’s Socialist leader, Pedro Sanchez, seeking a leftist political alliance to resume office as prime minister, Saturday made dialogue in restive Catalonia an “absolute priority”.
Scottish Premiership club, Hearts are looking to sign Nigerian midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo from Stoke City during the January transfer window

Getafe boss still cautious over Oghenekaro Etebo’s transfer

Getafe manager Jose Bordalas says the deal to bring Nigerian midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo on loan to the club from Sky Bet Championship side Stoke City is not 100 percent closed.

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