Soccer In Spain News Headlines

News headlines concerning Spanish soccer.

Paulinho has silenced his critics at Barcelona 21 Sep 2017 at 9:49am

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, left, celebrates after scoring with his teammate Paulinho, center, and Denis Suarez during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.

Four things we learned from Spain's matchday 4 18 Sep 2017 at 6:35am

There is no time for breathe as the Spanish Liga Santander moves from Matchday 4 to Matchday 5 without a break, but the past weekend still taught us some important things. Had Real Madrid lost to Real Sociedad on Sunday we could have said the club was in crisis, however, instead of a defeat that would have left them seven points behind their rivals and Barcelona, they won 3-1.

Soca Warriors host USA in Couva 17 Sep 2017 at 11:30pm

The small venue has been confirmed as the site by FIFA, rather than country's usual 27,000-capacity Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo, which currently has a problem with its lighting system, according to the country's federation. A spokesman for the T&T Football Federation told ESPN FC: "The Hasely Crawford Stadium currently has major issues with its Mast Lighting System but this in turn gives the FA a boost in its efforts to fully utilize our newly established Home of Football which was recently designated by the Government of Trinidad and Tobago."

Griezmann gives Atletico win in first match at new home 16 Sep 2017 at 3:59pm

Griezmann gives Atletico win in first match at new home Atletico Madrid has debuted its new stadium and beaten Malaga 1-0 in the Spanish league Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2wx6jQ0 In this photo taken on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, a man watches from a hill as workers put finishing touches to the new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid, Spain.

FC Barcelona lays cornerstone of Johan Cruyff Stadium 15 Sep 2017 at 3:51am

Sant Joan Despi , Sep 15 FC Barcelona have began construction of the Johan Cruyff Stadium at the Catalan football club's training complex here in northeastern Spain. Barcelona's president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Thursday took part in the event alongside first-team members Andres Iniesta and Gerard Deulofeu and Cruyff's widow, Dani, among other family members, reports Efe.

Inside Atletico's new stadium 13 Sep 2017 at 11:14pm

Atletico Madrid will play their first game at their new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium on Saturday, live on Sky Sports Football. After bidding farewell to the Vicente Calderon at the end of the 2016/17 season, Atletico have started the 2017/18 campaign with three away matches as the final touches have been made to the 68,000-seater stadium.

With talented youngsters, Spain on its way back to the top 8 Sep 2017 at 2:41am

Spain's Isco, center, with Liechtenstein's Max Goeppel, left, and Daniel Kaufmann, during the 2018 Fifa World Cup Russia group G qualification soccer match between Liechtenstein and Spain at the Rheinpark stadium in Vaduz, Liechtenstein, on Tuesday, Sept.5, 2017. Spain's Iago Aspas and Isco react after Aspas scored to make the score 0-5 against Liechtenstein during the 2018 Fifa World Cup Russia group G qualification soccer match between Liechtenstein and Spain at the Rheinpark stadium in Vaduz, Liechtenstein, on Tuesday, Sept.5, 2017.

Thursday, Sep 07, 2017 7 Sep 2017 at 10:54am

A host of stars, including Cristiano Ronaldo, Arjen Robben, Thomas Mueller and Dele Alli, ahead of EA Sports revealing their FIFA 18 ratings, have a blast reading social media critiques, from harsh to flattering, about themselves -- before offering their own ratings opinions. Read the whole story Despite the absence of David Villa, injured on national team duty with Spain, New York City FC pulled off a 1-0 win over Sporting Kansas City Wednesday night thanks to Jack Harrison's late goal.

Derbies on the agenda as Liga Santander returns after international break 7 Sep 2017 at 3:47am

Spain 's Liga Santander returns to action this weekend following the international break with two derbies on offer and Real Madrid looking to return to winning ways after dropping two points a fortnight ago. There will be a little piece of football history made when the weekend kicks off in Leganes on Friday night as the home side entertain Getafe in what could be described as the 'south of Madrid derby'.

Liechtenstein 0 Spain 8: La Roja on track for Russia after Vaduz masterclass 5 Sep 2017 at 3:27pm

Spain moved a step closer to the World Cup in Russia with an 8-0 demolition job of Liechtenstein in Vaduz. Alvaro Morata and Iago Aspas each scored twice as Spain's relentless march towards World Cup qualification continued with an 8-0 hammering of Liechtenstein on Tuesday.

Spain crush Liechtenstein to close in on World Cup spot 5 Sep 2017 at 3:27pm

Spain hammered Liechtenstein 8-0 as Alvaro Morata and Iago Aspas both struck twice to maintain their country's lead over Italy at the top of World Cup qualifying Group G on Tuesday. Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Spain vs Italy - Madrid, Spain - September 2, 2017 Spain's Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring their third goal REUTERS/Sergio Perez TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY REUTERS: Spain hammered Liechtenstein 8-0 as Alvaro Morata and Iago Aspas both struck twice to maintain their country's lead over Italy at the top of World Cup qualifying Group G on Tuesday.

Who is Manchester United summer signing Arnau Puigmal? 5 Sep 2017 at 10:24am

Who is best equipped to win Champions League? As City, United, Chelsea, Spurs and Liverpool reveal squads, we rate their chances Mbappe was most overpriced signing of the transfer window but Salah was excellent value for money, claims study into big arrivals Man City doctor admits A 35,000 anti-doping fine is a black mark that 'does bring our badge into disrepute' 'Selling Neymar will make us stronger... we will no longer fall back on the trident all the time': Barca chief claims end of MSN will improve the Spanish giants Forget Mayweather-McGregor and Joshua-Klitschko, in a year of great fights the meeting of Alvarez and Golovkin is the biggest of the lot The gamble on shirt sponsors: 2002 was the first year a Premier League side had a betting company on their top.

He'll become one of the greatest - De Gea backs Isco to shine 4 Sep 2017 at 5:10pm

Isco has been in unstoppable form early in 2017-18 and David De Gea is predicting big things to come from his Spain team-mate. David De Gea feels Isco has the talent and personality to "become one of the greatest" after the Spain international made a flying start to the season for club and country.

Coach Julen Lopetegui has Spain back to its best 4 Sep 2017 at 12:32pm

Coach Julen Lopetegui has Spain back to its best Julen Lopetegui has Spain back among the elect few sides favored to contend for next year's World Cup Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2eygJrZ Spain coach Julen Lopetegui talks with Spain's David Villa during the World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match between Spain and Italy at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid, Saturday Sept. 2, 2017.

Barca still open for new signings despite Juve swoop (Mon Jul 24th, 2006)
Barcelona coach Frank Rijkaard has not ruled out another dip into the transfer market after securing Juventus duo Gianluca Zambrotta and Lilian Thuram.

Real Madrid confirms interest in Cannavaro (Thu Jul 13th, 2006)
Real Madrid believes it is close to capturing Italian World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro from Juventus.

Real president wants Beckham to stay 'forever' (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Real Madrid want England midfielder David Beckham to stay at the club 'forever', newly-elected president Ramon Calderon said on Wednesday.

Liverpool's Morientes completes move to Valencia (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Spanish striker Fernando Morientes completed his move from Liverpool to Valencia on Wednesday after passing a medical with the Primera Liga club.

Michel to coach Real Madrid's reserve team (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Real Madrid have appointed former player Michel as coach of the club's reserve team Castilla who play in the Spanish second division.

Atletico Madrid complete signing of Spain's Pernia (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Spain defender Mariano Pernia on a four-year contract, the Primera Liga club said on Thursday.

Aragones to continue as Spain coach to Euro 2008 (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
Luis Aragones will continue as Spain coach until Euro 2008. "The (Spanish Football) Federation were pleased with my work and this motivated me to extend my contract," Aragones told a news conference on Friday.

Raul once more the king of Spain (Tue Jun 20th, 2006)
Spanish football icon Raul shook off a dose of the substitutes' blues to help relaunch Spain's World Cup campaign in a pulsating 3-1 win over Tunisia in Group H on Monday.

Siesta turns to fiesta as Spain start to believe (Thu Jun 15th, 2006)
Spain's impressive 4-0 demolition of Ukraine in their opening game of the World Cup finals on Wednesday has set expectations soaring back home.

Put faith in me or we could sink, says new Real coach (Sun Dec 11th, 2005)
New Real Madrid coach Juan Ramon Lopez Caro has told his star-studded squad they must put their trust in him as he takes the helm for the first time in La Liga since succeeding sacked Wanderley Lucemburgo in Malaga on Sunday.

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