Former Barcelona coach Vilanova dies after battle with cancerThe former coach of Barcelona’s famed football club has died at the age of 45 from throat cancer, the team announced on Friday.
After cup defeat, Spanish pundits read last rites for BarcelonaA bad season for Barcelona Football Club got a whole lot worse when it lost the Spanish Cup final to Real Madrid on Wednesday night. But the problems are not just confined to the…
Real Madrid beat old foes Barcelona to lift Copa del ReyWelshman Gareth Bale scored a stunning winner as Real Madrid beat old foes Barcelona 2-1 in the final of Spain's Copa del Rey on Wednesday.
FIFA imposes 14-month transfer ban on BarcelonaBarcelona was banned by FIFA from signing any players for next 14 months after being found guilty on Wednesday of repeatedly breaching transfer regulations by signing minors.
Only win will do for Barca in 'Classico' showdownBarcelona go into Sunday’s ‘Classico’ against Madrid knowing that they must defeat their fiercest rivals if the Catalan giants are to have any realistic chance of retaining their…
FC Barcelona charged with tax fraud over Neymar transferA Spanish court has charged Barcelona with committing tax fraud over the transfer of Brazil forward Neymar (pictured) last year.
Could PSG lure Lionel Messi to Paris?Will Lionel Messi join Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Edinson Cavani and Ezequiel Lavezzi along the banks of the River Seine to form the most formidable attack in history?
Kicked into action, European Commission takes aim at Spanish clubsThe European Commission said on Wednesday that it would launch an investigation into complaints that seven Spanish football clubs, including Barcelona and Real Madrid, had…
Guardiola and Bayern chase third Club World Cup titlePep Guardiola and Bayern Munich begin their pursuit of another trophy when the European champions face Guangzhou Evergrande, the Asian champions, on Tuesday in Agadir, Morocco,…
Ribery, Messi and Ronaldo on Ballon d’Or shortlistFranck Ribery, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were announced as the three contenders for the 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or on Monday. Messi’s injury troubles and a late change to the…
Messi appears in court to answer tax fraud questionsFC Barcelona's Lionel Messi appeared before a Spanish judge on Friday to answer questions in a tax fraud case that has shocked the sporting world. Messi is charged with evading…
PSG draw Benfica, Olympiakos, Anderlecht in Champions LeagueThe draw for the 2014 Champions League was announced on Thursday, with Champions League minnows Celtic pitted against Barcelona, Milan and Ajax. Paris Saint-Germain will face…
THE WEEK IN THE MIDDLE EAST