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Barca revel in UEFA Youth League triumph

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 15 2014

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu paid tribute to the club’s La Masia academy after the Catalans won the inaugural UEFA Youth League on Monday. • 50-50 Challenge: Real Madrid vs Barcelona • Tomas: Barca teetering on brink ...

Costa says he'll be back vs. Elche Video

ESPN staff | April, 14 2014

Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa, who was injured while scoring against Getafe, told fans on Monday, "Of course I'll play" on Friday against Elche and completed a gym workout, although he did not train with the squad. • La Li...

Courtois UCL agreement not yet struck

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has suggested that on-loan goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois will not play against parent club Chelsea in their upcoming Champions League semifinal unless the two sides reach an agreement beforehand. • Corr...

Atletico play down Diego Costa injury Video

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 13 2014

Atletico Madrid maintain that top scorer Diego Costa was not seriously injured despite being stretchered off after scoring late on in Sunday’s 2-0 La Liga win at Getafe. • La Liga review • Corrigan: Costa back then out? ...

Puyol: We are with Martino to the death

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Carles Puyol has defended Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino, insisting the players must bear equal responsibility for a dismal week in which the club exited the Champions League and slipped to third in La Liga. • Tomas: Barca on brink of chaos ...

Zubizarreta: Messi happy at Barcelona

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has denied that Lionel Messi is unhappy at the Camp Nou, despite the Blaugrana talisman having cut a sorry figure of late as his side suffered consecutive setbacks in the Champions League and La Liga. ...

Khedira edging closer to Madrid return

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Germany midfielder Sami Khedira has returned to full training at Real Madrid and looks set to have a chance to prove his fitness ahead of this summer’s World Cup. • Train: Madrid roll Almeria, ready for Barca There were fears that Kh...

La Liga: Atletico open up three-point lead Video

PA Sport | April, 13 2014

Atletico Madrid extended their lead at the top of La Liga to three points on Sunday, although their 2-0 derby win over nine-man Getafe was not a performance to savour. Diego Simeone's men struggled to break down their Madrid rivals, who a...

Ancelotti ignoring Barcelona slip-up Video

PA Sport | April, 13 2014

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti does not think Barcelona's shock defeat at Granada will have any bearing on Wednesday's Copa del Rey final between the arch rivals. The reigning Primera Division champions went down 1-0 in Andalusia on Saturday, allo...

La Liga: Granada stun Barcelona, Real win Video

PA Sport | April, 12 2014

Granada stunned Barcelona 1-0 at home to deal a significant blow to the Catalans' title hopes in Spain. The match was settled by a solitary goal by Yacine Brahimi after 15 minutes, the Algerian racing through a Barca defence containing no natural cen...

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