Real Madrid fans jams streets to celebrate Cup win
MADRID: Thousands of fans took to the streets of Madrid today, setting off fireworks and waving flags, to celebrate Real Madrid’s 2-1 win over arch rivals Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final.
Film Focus: Reviewing Copa Del Rey, Counter-Attacking Real Blunt Barca Threat
It was less than a month ago that Barcelona swept to a dramatic 4-3 win over Real Madrid in La Liga at the Bernabeu , but the tide of Spanish football has turned in the meantime, and Los Blancos were dominant 2-1 winners in the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday. The secret to Real's success in El Clasico was to execute a simple plan to perfection. Barcelona dominated possession, as per usual, but ...
Andrés Iniesta to sign new five-year contract with Barcelona
• Barcelona vice-president says 'both sides want to sign' • Midfielder had been linked with a move to England Andrés Iniesta is likely to sign a new five-year contract with Barcelona which will scupper the hopes of Manchester United and Manchester City of signing the midfielder. The Barça vice-president, Josep Bartomeu, said: "The negotiations are under way and both sides want to sign. Iniesta's ...
Barca still the best in the world
BARCELONA are out of the Champions League and far from a shoo-in for the Primera Liga title but at least even the average players in the Nou Camp squad are unlikely to worry about money ever again.
Arsenal’s lost souls can barely raise a cheer at the Emirates these days
Everywhere you look at the Emirates these days there is uncertainty and apprehension. Nobody seems to know what Arsenal are playing for.
Josep Gombau inks new deal at Adelaide
Having struggled to achieve managerial stability - and on-field success - since the departure of Aurelio Vidmar in 2010, by now Adelaide United seem to recognise a good thing when they see one, securing the services of head coach Josep Gombau until 2017.