David de Gea looks set to leave Manchester United for Real Madrid this summer. Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has dropped a strong hint that goalkeeper David de Gea may have played his last game for the club.De Gea, who ha(...)

Pep Guardiola speaks to Lionel Messi at half-time during the Champions League semi-final at the Allianz Arena. Photo: Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images

“Raus mit applaus!” was the headline in the German tabloid Abendzeitung after Bayern Munich’s energetic but ultimately rather meek and bloodless exit (...)

A camera operator films the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Valencia CF at the estadio Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday. The players union have called an indefinite strike on May 16th. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

A Spanish court could decide by Wednesday on the legality of a strike protesting against a new TV rights law called by the players’ union (AFE) whi(...)

David de Gea has been heavily linked with a move from Manchester United to Real Madrid. Photo: Jason Cairnduff/Reuters

Phil Neville fears David de Gea will leave Manchester United this summer.European champions Real Madrid have been monitoring De Gea’s contract negotia(...)

Atletico and Real Madrid have both denied they are being investigated by Fifa over the transfer of players aged under 18. Photograph: Getty

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have strongly refuted suggestions they are under investigation by Fifa over the transfer of players aged under 18.Repo(...)

Javier Hernandez’s late goal gave Real Madrid a 1-0 win over Atletico and sent them through to the last four of the Champions League. Photograph: Reuters

Real Madrid 1 (1) Atletico Madrid 0 (0) Madrid’s derby may have been Atlético’s this season, but Europe still belongs to Real. Atlético were do(...)

Events of the past days had forced Vinny tto disown the values shaped by his old man and by his own 35 years behind the wheel. Photograph: Frank Miller.

Kilbarrack Cemetery on the Dublin Road was well known to Vinny Fitzpatrick in that he passed it regularly in his day job on the buses. On rare occasio(...)

Gareth Bale is set to miss Real Madrid’s Champions League quarter-final second leg against Atletico. Photograph: Afp

Gareth Bale looks set to miss Real Madrid’s Champions League quarter-final second leg match against Atletico Madrid with a calf injury.The Welsh forwa(...)

Retired tennis player Li Na was one of the most popular winners in Shanghai, picking up the exceptional achievement award. Photograph: Feng Li/Getty Images for Laureus

Security was tight around the landmark Grand Theatre building on the north side of People’s Square in downtown Shanghai, as some of the biggest names (...)

Cristiano Ronaldo vies with Atletico Madrid’s midfielders Mario Suarez and Koke during the Champions League quarter final first leg draw. Photo: Javier Soriano/Getty Images

Atlético Madrid 0 Real Madrid 0 Real Madrid’s search for La Undécima remains intact after a taut, niggly, claustrophobic goalless draw at the V(...)