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Champions League: Real Madrid v Ajax preview

Cristiano Ronaldo rides a challenge from Ajax's Toby Alderweireld in the previous meeting between tonight's side, but who will form tonight's starting line-up for both teams?
Cristiano Ronaldo rides a challenge from Ajax’s Toby Alderweireld in the previous meeting between Real Madrid and Ajax, but who will form tonight’s starting line-up for both teams?

Real Madrid head into tonight’s final Group D Champions League match against Ajax knowing that they will end the night and group stages in second place, but Ajax are in contention to grab the group’s Europa League place if they equal or better Manchester City’s result against Borussia Dortmund. Continue reading Champions League: Real Madrid v Ajax preview

David Villa scores 300th career goal in cup victory

It's all smiles for David Villa as he scored his 300th carer goal in Barcelona's Copa del Rey victory against Alaves
It’s all smiles for David Villa as he scored his 300th carer goal in Barcelona’s Copa del Rey victory against Alaves

David Villa scored his 300th career goal in Barcelona’s 3-1 victory against Alvas in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday and has spoken of his pride at the impressive achievement. Continue reading David Villa scores 300th career goal in cup victory

Espanyol part ways with coach Mauricio Pochettino

Espanyol coach Mauricio Pochettino has left Espanyol after a miserable start to the La Liga season which sees the club bottom of the table
Espanyol coach Mauricio Pochettino has left Espanyol after a miserable start to the La Liga season which sees the club bottom of the table

Espanyol have parted ways with coach Mauricio Pochettino and sporting director Ramon Planes as a consequence of the clubs poor run of form that sees them propping up the La Liga table.  Continue reading Espanyol part ways with coach Mauricio Pochettino

Spain looking to avoid a giant-killing as they make the trip to face Panama

Spain are used to winning football matches, but can minnows Panama cause an upset tonight when the two meet in Central America?
Spain are used to winning football matches, but can minnows Panama cause an upset tonight when the two meet in Central America?

Spain travel to play Panama tonight having won 13 out of their 15 fixtures so far this year, many of which contributed to their victory at Euro 2012 in Poland and Ukraine. Continue reading Spain looking to avoid a giant-killing as they make the trip to face Panama

Champions League Preview

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid team-mates will be looking to get revenge over Borussia Dortmund tonight after losing to them last time out
Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid team-mates will be looking to get revenge over Borussia Dortmund tonight after losing to them last time out

The Champions League is here once again and two La Liga sides are in action tonight, hoping to boost their chances of advancing through the group stages.  Continue reading Champions League Preview

The Copa del Rey returns for another round

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Messi celebrations: The dominant Barcelona claimed the Copa del Rey crown last season, but who will progress through to the next round in the next set of cup fixtures?

Copa del Rey 2012 victors Barcelona will be hoping to carry their fantastic start in La Liga into the cup competition on Tuesday night.

Catalan boss Tito Vilanova has effortlessly taken the Spanish giants forward following the resignation of former coach Pep Guardiola at the end of the last campaign. Continue reading The Copa del Rey returns for another round