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Cruyff on Barca: Tata not to blame

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Johan Cruyff says Barcelona’s bumbling directors, not under-fire coach Gerardo Martino, are ultimately to blame for the club’s Champions League exit to Atletico Madrid this week. • Atletico Madrid expose Barca flaws • Hunte...

Martino: Granada win can ease UCL pain

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino says a win in Saturday's La Liga game at Granada will allow his side to erase some of the lingering pain from crashing out of the Champions League quarterfinals. • Ledwith: Atleti expose flaws • Tomas: B...

Platini: Monaco suits Zidane as first job

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Michel Platini has told L'Equipe that Zinedine Zidane is ready to become a coach as speculation links the 1998 World Cup-winner with Monaco. • Lowe: Zidane finding fulfilment in coaching  Zidane is currently assistant coach to Carlo A...

Ronaldo doubt for Copa del Rey final vs. Barca

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo is now a serious doubt for next Wednesday's Copa del Rey final meeting with Barcelona, and even the Champions League semifinals, after tests revealed the Real Madrid star had a thigh strain to go with his existing knee problem. ...

Wolfsburg join hunt for Madrid striker Morata

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Wolfsburg are hoping to sign Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata. • Rigg: More questions Having already signed Bayern midfielder Luiz Gustavo and Chelsea's Kevin de Bruyne in the summer of 2013, their marquee signing before the start of n...

Ex-Valencia chief Soler charged with plotting kidnap

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Former Valencia club president Juan Soler has been charged in a Spanish court with plotting to kidnap Vicente Soriano, who replaced him as Mestalla chief. The former colleagues on the Valencia board pair fell out badly after Soriano pulled out...

Cazorla claims Casillas interest

ESPN staff | April, 9 2014

Santi Cazorla has told Sport360 that Arsenal are interested in Iker Casillas but expects the goalkeeper to remain at Real Madrid. • Rigg: Questions despite Real progress • Mangan: Arsenal quiet after defeat Arsenal are reportedly...

Zubizarreta brushes off Barca exit talk

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 9 2014

Andoni Zubizarreta has insisted his future as Barcelona sporting director is not in question, adding that his planning for next season is continuing as normal despite FIFA imposing a transfer ban on the club. • Ledwith: Crunch time for Barce...

Ancelotti: Ronaldo fitness fine Video

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 9 2014

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says Cristiano Ronaldo may play in Saturday’s La Liga game at home to Almeria, despite the attacker not being deemed fit enough to come off the bench in Tuesday’s 2-0 defeat at Borussia Dortmund. •...

Koke enjoying partnership with Costa

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 8 2014

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke says an almost telepathic understanding with Diego Costa has seen the two combine for so many goals in recent times. • Palmer: Test of Atletico's credentials • PickCenter: Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona ...

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