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“We have a war” – Xavi Hernandez pumped for Barcelona’s showdown with Paris Saint-Germain

With one eye on Tuesday’s Champions League quarter-final second leg showdown against Paris Saint-Germain, Barcelona head coach Xavi Hernandez opted to make nine changes for Saturday’s clash with Cadiz – it paid dividends in the end, with…

“Barcelona’s Jurgen Klopp” continues flawless record as “manager” following victory over Cadiz

Xavi Hernandez is now ready to return to the Barcelona dugout for El Clasico next weekend, having now finished his two-match suspension against Cadiz on Saturday. The 44-year-old was sent off against Atletico Madrid last month, which…

Barcelona have “no plans” to convince Xavi Hernandez to reverse departure decision

Barcelona made it 13 matches unbeaten on Saturday night, as they saw off Cadiz 1-0 despite naming a heavily rotated side. The Catalan giants have still yet to lose since head coach Xavi Hernandez announced his decision to step down at the…

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Joao Felix brilliance sees Barcelona past Cadiz as unbeaten streak continues

With Real Madrid winning at Mallorca earlier in the day, Barcelona were under pressure to respond immediately when they took on Cadiz at the Nuevo Mirandilla. They have managed to do so, just, as they came away with a 1-0 victory. Xavi…

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WATCH: Joao Felix scores stunning overhead kick as Barcelona strike first against Cadiz

Barcelona have been frustrated in the opening 36 minutes of their clash with Cadiz at the Nuevo Mirandilla. Xavi Hernandez opted for a second-string side for the match with Tuesday’s second leg against Paris Saint-Germain in mind, but it…

La Liga round-up: Atletico Madrid see off Girona in top 4 clash, Madrid derby ends in a stalemate

It was another day of captivating action in La Liga, with four matches on Saturday. Real Madrid and Barcelona were both in action, against Mallorca and Cadiz respectively, while the remaining two fixtures saw Atletico Madrid host Girona in…

Carlo Ancelotti hails Real Madrid matchwinner Aurelien Tchouameni – “He has a lot of presence”

A 1-0 victory over Mallorca at Son Moix on Saturday has moved Real Madrid ever closer to the La Liga title. It was a tight encounter, but one man made the telling difference: Aurelien Tchouameni. The Frenchman scored the only goal of the…

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“Nothing is certain” – Real Betis’ Nabil Fekir hints at possible departure this summer

Real Betis could be facing a big summer, with several first team players primed to leave. Juan Miranda and Abner Vinicius will both go, while Borja Iglesias, Willian Jose and Ez Abde have all been touted to depart too. Another player that…

Real Madrid edge past Mallorca to go 11 points clear in La Liga title race

Real Madrid are edging ever closer to winning La Liga this season. They took another step towards achieving their goal on Saturday, as they secured a slender 1-0 victory over beaten Copa del Rey finalists Mallorca at Son Moix. The first…

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Xavi Hernandez opts for maximum caution ahead of Barcelona’s second leg clash with PSG

With Barcelona’s trip to Cadiz on Saturday sandwiched between the two legs of their Champions League quarter-final tie against Paris Saint-Germain, Xavi Hernandez would have been keen to avoid picking up any injury problems ahead of the…

WATCH: 30-yard stunner from Aurelien Tchouameni sees Real Madrid break deadlock against Mallorca

It was a poor first half from Real Madrid at Son Moix, as they mustered just one shot on goal against Mallorca. However, they have now managed to find the breakthrough, and are now on course to go 11 points clear at the summit of La Liga.…

Atletico Madrid striker reports former club amid claims of “abusive clause” worth €6m

Last August, Atletico Madrid moved quickly to complete the signing of Samu Omorodion from Granada. The 19-year-old scored against Los Rojiblancos on MD1 of the 2023-24 season, a new days later, he completed a permanent transfer, before…

Italian giants join race to sign highly-coveted Real Betis star this summer

Real Betis are still holding out hope in their efforts to convince Guido Rodriguez to sign a new contract. The Argentine pivot sees his current deal expire at the end of the season, and this has led to a number of clubs being linked with a…

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Atletico Madrid star doubtful for Borussia Dortmund injury after suffering injury against Girona

On Saturday, Atletico Madrid took a big step towards securing their place in next season’s Champions League after they defeated fellow top four hopefuls Girona at the Civitas Metropolitano. However, one blip on their record for that match…

Manchester United considering their options with reported Barcelona and Atletico Madrid target

One player to watch during this summer’s transfer window will be Mason Greenwood. The 22-year-old has had an impressive season with Getafe, whom he joined on loan last September from Manchester United. In recent months, Greenwood has…

Bayer Leverkusen striker set for Real Betis return after underwhelming loan spell

In January, Bayer Leverkusen agreed a deal with Real Betis to sign Borja Iglesias on loan for the remainder of the season, as cover for the then-injured Victor Boniface. The Spanish striker has struggled since heading to Germany, and is…

Real Madrid interested in star right-back – but behind Manchester United and Bayern Munich in race

With Dani Carvajal and Lucas Vazquez both at the age of 32, Real Madrid will soon need to go for another right-back. Currently, they have no obvious successor in their ranks, so a signing will need to be made. Amid reports that Xabi Alonso…

“It’s not logical” – Girona fume after controversial non-awarding of penalty against Atletico Madrid

Girona lost ground in their pursuit of securing Champions League qualification on Saturday after losing 4-2 to fellow top four hopefuls Atletico Madrid. Artem Dovbyk scored inside five minutes to give the Catalans a great start, but goals…

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Matteo Moretto Transfer Column: Xavi future, Barcelona contract talks and Luka Modric’s Real Madrid decision

Matteo Moretto gives Football España exclusive information on the latest deals dominating the papers in Spain, as revealed in Fabrizio Romano’s Daily Briefing. The keys to the Luka Modric decision and why it hasn’t been made yet Luka…

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Arsenal star sad to end La Liga loan spell at Real Sociedad

Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney has admitted he will be sad to leave Real Sociedad this summer. The Scotland international joined La Real on a season long loan at the start of the 2023/24 campaign after seeing his first team opportunities…

Jamie Carragher makes Karim Benzema point over Erling Haaland’s form

Erling Haaland is facing a crucial few weeks in his Manchester City career as the campaign winds up. Haaland enjoyed a sensational first season in Manchester in 2022/23 with an unbelievable haul of 52 goals scored in 53 games. His goals…

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Former Real Madrid star backs Xabi Alonso over Bayer Leverkusen decision

Former Real Madrid midfielder Steve McManaman has praised Xabi Alonso’s decision to stay at Bayer Leverkusen this summer. Alonso is on the brink of leading Leverkusen to their first ever Bundesliga title in the coming weeks alongside a…

Pep Guardiola boosted by key injury return ahead of Real Madrid showdown

Manchester City will have first choice goal keeper Ederson back for their UEFA Champions League clash with Real Madrid. The defending champions host Los Blancos in midweek following a thrilling 3-3 quarter final first leg draw in Madrid…

Villarreal star Filip Jorgensen attracting Premier League transfer interest

Villarreal goal keeper Filip Jorgensen is attracting Premier League transfer interest on the back of a strong season in Castellon. Jorgensen has enjoyed a impressive 12 months as the 21-year-old has established himself as first choice in…

Eduardo Camavinga overlooks Kylian Mbappe as best ever teammate

Real Madrid star Eduardo Camavinga has revealed his most talented teammate during an interview with Oh My Goal. The France international has been an integral player for Los Blancos so far this season as they battle to win La Liga and the…

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Mason Greenwood return to Manchester United remains an option

Mason Greenwood could still return Manchester United this summer following his loan spell at Getafe. Getafe head coach Jose Bordalas has indicated his willingness to discuss a loan renewal for next season but the club cannot afford a…

Predicted lineups Mallorca vs Real Madrid: Carlo Ancelotti to start Eder Militao and Nacho Fernandez

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti will make a key defensive call ahead of tonight’s La Liga clash in Mallorca. Los Blancos are cruising to the Spanish league title this season as Ancelotti aims to split his resources with the UEFA Champions…

Predicted lineups Cadiz vs Barcelona: Xavi Hernandez rotates ahead of PSG showdown

Barcelona boss Xavi Hernandez will be forced to make a host of team changes for tonight’s trip to Cadiz. The Catalans face a crucial few days of action as their journey to Andalucia is followed by a UEFA Champions League quarter final…

Atletico Madrid receive defensive fitness boost ahead of key games

Atletico Madrid defender Mario Hermoso is back in the squad for their La Liga clash with Girona. Los Rojiblancos face a crucial week of games, with a home tie against top four rivals Girona, ahead of travelling to Borussia Dortmund in…

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World Cup and Europa League hero explains La Liga departure was out of love for club

It surprised many that Morocco goalkeeper Yassine Bounou left Sevilla last summer for Saudi Arabia, in spite of reportedly being courted by the likes of Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. However ‘Bono’ has explained that he did so for his…