Valencia’s Kevin Gameiro celebrates scoring their first goal in the Copa del Rey Final against Catalan club Barcelona at the Estadio Benito Villamarin in Seville. Photograph: Jon Nazca/Reuters

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Barcelona’s Lionel Messi during a press conference ahead of the Copa del Rey final against Valencia in Seville. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reutrers

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi is eyeing a domestic double to finish the season on a high following the disappointment of their Champions League exit (...)

Spain’s media did not react well to the national side’s first home defeat in a competitive match for 15 years. Composite: Marca, AS, Mundo Deportivo, Sport, 20minutos

“I was great at half-time,” said the Spain manager Luis Enrique. “The logical thing would have been to kick something, crap on everything and kill the(...)

Spain manager  Luis Enrique signals to his players during the  during the friendly against Wales at the Principality stadium in Cardiff. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Spain’s players were at the movies last week. On Tuesday afternoon, across the pitch from the residency and into the main hall at the federation’s Las(...)

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West Bromwich Albion’s new boss Pepe Mel could be forgiven for allowing himself a little smile when he rolls up his sleeves on Friday for his first f(...)