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AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring against Lazio. Photograph: EPA

Serie A AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his return from a four-month injury layoff as they comfortably defeated Lazio 2-0 at San Siro on Sund(...)

Luis Suarez scores Barcelona’s fourth goal with a backheel during the La Liga match against Mallorca at  the Nou Camp. Photograph:  Alex Caparros/Getty Image

Barcelona 5 Mallorca 2 Lionel Messi scored the 53rd hat-trick of his astonishing career to help Barcelona crush Mallorca 5-2 at the Nou Camp to retai(...)

Lionel Messi’s free-kick opened the scoring in Barcelona’s La Liga clash against Espanyol at the Nou Camp. Photograph:  Albert Gea/Reuters

Barcelona 2 Espanyol 0 Lionel Messi surpassed 40 goals in a season for the 10th successive year as his brace secured Barcelona a 2-0 derby victory ov(...)

 Barcelona’s Gerard Pique celebrates scoring against Espanyol. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

They were seven minutes away when Gerard Piqué appeared before them, a finger on his lips in the rain. “It was symbolic,” he said, and he made sure of(...)

Oscar Melendo  scores for Espanyol in the Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg against Barcelona at Nuevo Estadio de Cornella-El Prat in Barcelona. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as triple Copa del Rey holders Barcelona suffered a surprise 1-0 loss at city rivals Espanyol in a quarter-final fir(...)

 Gareth Bale  celebrates after scoring Real Madrid’s  second goal in the La Liga match against  RCD Espanyol at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu  in Madrid. Photograph: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images

Real Madrid 2 Espanyol 0 Wales forward Gareth Bale marked his return from a three-month injury lay-off with a well-taken finish to seal Real Madrid’s(...)

Juventus Gonzalo Higuain celebrates after scoring against Sassuolo in their Serie A clash. Photo:  Elisabetta Baracchi/Getty Images

Napoli might have got €90-ish million from Juventus last summer for Gonzalo Higuain’s services, but that didn’t stop their supporters feeling a bit pe(...)

José Mourinho: his team have  only one win in seven match. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

José Mourinho’s reluctance to discuss all things Jurgen Klopp was obvious from the outset. The Chelsea manager had spent his week besieged by talk o(...)

 Real Madrid’s Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas saves a ball during the team’s training session in Valdebebas sports complex near Madrid,  Spain. Photograph: Juanjo Martin / EPA

Iker Casillas cannot remember what he was drawing at the exact moment he was called up to Real Madrid’s Champions League squad for the very first time(...)

Neymar celebrates after scoring the opening goal for Barcelona during the La Liga match between against Real Madrid at Camp Nou in Barcelona. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Barcelona 2 Real Madrid 1: Neymar stole the show from the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale when the Brazilian’s strike set Bar(...)