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Betis still battling with the best after Celta victory

Jorge Molina scored the only goal of the game late on to seal all three points for Real Betis against Celta Vigo
Jorge Molina scored the only goal of the game late on to seal all three points for Real Betis against Celta Vigo

Real Betis are still on course for a top-four finish in La liga after they scored a late goal to claim all three points in a 1-0 win away to Celta Vigo on Monday night. Continue reading Betis still battling with the best after Celta victory

Mourinho saddened by Celta defeat but insists Madrid can still progress in the cup

Jose Mourinho was left frustrated by Real Madrid's performance in their defeat to Celta Vigo in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday
Jose Mourinho was left frustrated by Real Madrid’s performance in their defeat to Celta Vigo in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday

Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has admitted that his side deserved to lose to Celta Vigo in Wednesday night’s Copa del Rey battle, but believes his players will have what it takes to overturn their opponents in the return fixture at Santiago Bernabeu. Continue reading Mourinho saddened by Celta defeat but insists Madrid can still progress in the cup

Jorge Messi: Lionel will stay at Barcelona forever

Jorge Messi, Lionel's father, believes his son will end his career playing for Barcelona in La Liga.
Jorge Messi, Lionel’s father, believes his son will end his career playing for Barcelona in La Liga.

The father of Lionel Messi believes that his son will finish his career at Barcelona and it would take something drastic for the player to ever want to move to another club. Continue reading Jorge Messi: Lionel will stay at Barcelona forever

Jose Mourinho maintains poker face over Madrid future speculation

Poker face: Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho keeps his cards close to his chest over whether he will leave the club for pastures new.
Poker face: Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho keeps his cards close to his chest over whether he will leave the club for pastures new.

Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho is at the heart of a speculation storm surrounding his future as a football manager, but the man who has tasted success at every club he has taken charge of is keeping his cards close to his chest about whether he will leave the La Liga giants in the coming months. Continue reading Jose Mourinho maintains poker face over Madrid future speculation

Champions League: Valencia beat Lille but finish second in Group F after Bayern crush Borisov

Ball control: Valencia beat Lille 1-0 in their final Champions League Group F match, but qualify as runner-up as Bayern Munich beat BATE Borisov.
Ball under control: Valencia beat Lille 1-0 in their final Champions League Group F match, but qualify as runner-up as Bayern Munich beat BATE Borisov.

Valencia were forced to settle for second place in Group F despite their 1-0 victory away to Lille in Wednesday night’s Champions League group stage finale. Continue reading Champions League: Valencia beat Lille but finish second in Group F after Bayern crush Borisov

Bad night for Barca as Lionel Messi gets stretchered off in goalless draw

The biggest fear for any Barcelona fan is the sight of Lionel Messi being carried off the pitch injured, but at least La Liga defenders will get a good night's sleep for once.
The biggest fear for any Barcelona fan is the sight of Lionel Messi being carried off the pitch injured, but at least La Liga defenders across Spain will get a good night’s sleep for once.

Lionel Messi fell down in pain and had to be carried off the pitch in a stretcher after colliding with the Benfica goalkeeper in Barcelona’s goalless draw in the final Champions League game in Group G. Continue reading Bad night for Barca as Lionel Messi gets stretchered off in goalless draw