Always my dream to play for Atletico Madrid: Morata

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:29
Striker Alvaro Morata said on Tuesday that despite his past with Spanish football giants Real Madrid, it was always his dream to play for Atletico Madrid. The 26-year-old Spain international joined Atletico on an 18-month loan from Chelsea on Monday…

Espanyol sign Chinese striker Wu Lei

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:00
Wu Lei, who was the top scorer in the CSL last season, will wear the number 24 shirt at the Barcelona-based club, reports Xinhua news agency. The Espanyol website writes that the club had “been following Wu Lei’s progress for…

Ronaldo’s penalty completes Juventus 2-1 win

Monday, 28 January 2019 15:50
The Portuguese superstar and his compatriot Joao Cancelo on Sunday scored in the final 15 minutes to complete the comeback and salvage a match that the Roman team had dominated for the first hour, reports Efe news. Ronaldo scored the…

Sevilla trounce Levante 5-0 in La Liga

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:49
Sevilla on Saturday had to wait until after the break to find the visitors’ net, earning its first win in the top Spanish league in the last five matches. Sevilla’s previous win in La Liga dates back to December 16,…

Arsenal’s Bellerin to miss rest of season with knee injury

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 09:45
Arsenal’s Spanish defender Hector Bellerin will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with a knee cruciate ligament injury, the Premier League side announced on Tuesday. The 23-year-old player sustained the injury during Arsenal’s London derby against Chelsea…

Juventus cruise against last-place Chievo

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:04
Cristiano Ronaldo failed to convert a penalty but his Juventus side topped relegation-bound Chievo 3-0 to go 9 points clear of Napoli at the top of Serie A. Still undefeated this season in Serie A, Juve have 56 points from…

Cruz Azul edges Tigres 1-0, gets 1st Liga MX win of 2019

Monday, 21 January 2019 10:05
Cruz Azul edged the Tigres UANL 1-0 in Liga MX action, getting its first win in the 2019 Clausura tournament. Portuguese manager Pedro Caixinha’s squad played solidly on defence in Saturday’s match, preventing the Tigres from getting on the scoreboard…

Betis snatch late 3-2 win over Girona

Monday, 21 January 2019 10:03
Real Betis prevailed over Girona 3-2 thanks to a last gasp penalty successfully converted by midfielder Sergio Canales, to earn their first La Liga win in four matches on Sunday. Having ousted Atletico Madrid from the Spanish Cup round of…

Benzema to make Real Madrid squad vs Sevilla, says coach

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:05
Real Madrid’s coach Santiago Solari on Friday confirmed French forward Karim Benzema is set be on the team’s lineup of possible players for the upcoming La Liga encounter against Sevilla despite a fracture on his right hand’s pinky finger. Solari…

Atletico’s Simeone positive despite Spanish Cup elimination

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:04
Atletico Madrid’s coach Diego Simeone said Friday that his football club’s elimination from the Copa del Rey had been a hard experience but the loss had pushed it to play well in upcoming matches. Atletico Madrid and Girona drew 3-3…