Andres Iniesta

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Jack Wilshere and Mark Noble of West Ham  argue with referee Stuart Attwell during their Premier League match against  Bournemouth at London Stadium last Saturday. Photograph: Marc Atkins/Getty Images

Almost a week since West Ham’s defeat by Bournemouth at the London Stadium, it remains no easier to understand Manuel Pellegrini’s decision to play Ma(...)

Lionel Messi scores his second and Barcelona’s third against Alaves. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty

Barcelona 3 Alaves 0 Lionel Messi scored twice as LaLiga champions Barcelona beat Alaves 3-0 at the Nou Camp in their opening match of the new season(...)

Spanish midfielder Andres Iniesta holds off a crowd of Croatian players during the Euro 2012 championships. Photograph: Patrik Stollarz/AFP/GettyImages

Spain’s World Cup winning goal-scorer Andres Iniesta may have played his last soccer match for the country, but his family’s wine-making sideline is e(...)

Brazil’s midfielder Paulinho waves as he leaves his team’s hotel in Kazan following their World Cup exit. Photograph: Getty Images

Brazil midfielder Paulinho has re-joined Guangzhou Evergrande after just one season at Barcelona on a one-year loan, the Chinese club have announced. (...)

Iago Aspas scores Spain’s second aganist Morocco - which secured top spot in Group B. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty

Spain 2 Morocco 2 What a thriller. The Atlas Lions bow out, then, having left their mark on this World Cup - and on their illustrious neighbours from(...)

“Messi is two, three players at once,” Javier Mascherano once said. Above, Lionel Messi of Argentina. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

“Whenever I have trouble sleeping, I find Messi’s goals on YouTube and watch them on a loop,” the acclaimed Argentinian film-maker Lucrecia Martel sai(...)

Julen Lopetegui:  he can now look forward to being called a traitor by the half of Spain that is not already laughing at him. Photograph: Emilio Naranjo/EPA

Throughout his two years as coach of the Spanish national team, Julen Lopetegui often came across as a bland bureaucrat – exactly the type of federati(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo will lead Portugal in Russia. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty

Spain - 6-1 Portugal - 25-1 Morocco - 500-1 Iran - 500-1 The Contenders Iberian rivals Spain and Portugal - who have won the last three European Ch(...)

Andres Iniesta is ready for his last World Cup with Spain and the desire still burns just as strongly as ever. Photo: Getty Images

“An intimate moment,” he calls it. Late on a Sunday night, his last there, Andrés Iniesta sat alone in the middle of Europe’s biggest stadium, silence(...)

Andres Iniesta is set to make his final appearances in a Spain shirt this summer. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

Spain (6-1) Who are they? The aura of invincibility which surrounded Spanish football from 2008-2012 is long gone, but Spain remain a heavyweight fo(...)

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