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Spain smash Panama and Susaeta scores on debut

Pedro bagged a brace as and Susaeta scored on his international debut as Spain cruised to a 5-1 victory over Central American nation Panama
Pedro bagged a brace as and Susaeta scored on his international debut as Spain cruised to a 5-1 victory over Central American nation Panama

Spain breezed to a 5-1 victory over Panama courtesy of a brace from Pedro, strikes from David Villa and Sergio Ramos, as well as a debut goal for Markel Susaeta. Continue reading Spain smash Panama and Susaeta scores on debut

Bad night for Spanish clubs in Europa League as they all fail to win

Thumbs up from Wilson Eduardo as he scored a brace and sent Atletico Madrid crashing to a 2-0 defeat
Thumbs up from Wilson Eduardo as he scored a brace and sent Atletico Madrid crashing to a 2-0 defeat

It was a night to forget for the clubs representing La Liga in the Europa League group stages, as Atletico Madrid and Athletic Bilbao both suffered defeats and Levante were held to a draw by FC Twente.  Continue reading Bad night for Spanish clubs in Europa League as they all fail to win

Sunday’s La Liga review

Aritz Aduriz fired Athletic Bilbao to a first away win of the season at Granada with two goals
Aritz Aduriz fired Athletic Bilbao to a first away win of the season at Granada with two goals

Sunday saw plenty of drama in La Liga, with some spectacular individual performances and late goals that could be pivotal in the Spanish league this season.

Aritz Aduriz’s first-half double fired Athletic Bilbao to their first away win of the season, ending their recent poor run against fellow La Liga side Granada who are also caught up in the season’s early relegation battle. Continue reading Sunday’s La Liga review

Spanish clubs prepare for Europa League action tonight

Spanish sides in Europa League battles tonight
Atlético Madrid and the other Spanish sides head into Europa League battles tonight

The next set of Europa League fixtures is upon us as every team aims to pick up the vital points to progress through to the knock-out stages of the competition. Here are tonight’s fixtures of the sides representing La Liga and an insight into what their encounters will offer.

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