Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane talks to Eden Hazard who is out with an ankle injury. Photo: Jose Jordan/AFP via Getty Images

Sunday’s Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona may have huge ramifications on La Liga’s title race but poor showings in the Champions League mean (...)

Barcelona’s   Antoine Griezmann reacts after missing a chance during the 2-1 win over Getafe at the Camp Nou. Photo: Josep Lago/Getty Images

Barcelona beat third-placed Getafe 2-1 at home on Saturday to stay on the heels of La Liga title rivals Real Madrid but the champions were made to sw(...)

Lionel Messi and  team-mate Samuel Umtiti during Barcelona’s training session at Sant Joan d’Espi sports city near Barcelona on Wednesday. Photograph: Enric Fontcuberta/EPA

Quique Setién scoffed and then started laughing. “No way,” he said. He had been talking for 12 minutes and he was only halfway through, still trying t(...)

Uruguayan defender Roland Araujo was sent off on his Barcelona debut. Photograph: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty

Ernesto Valverde questioned both of Barcelona’s red cards that came late on in their 4-0 thrashing of Sevilla at the Nou Camp. First-half goals from (...)

Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring his second against Real Betis. Photograph: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty

Barcelona 5 Real Betis 2 Antoine Griezmann responded to the challenge laid down by coach Ernesto Valverde with a brilliant display as Barcelona came (...)

Athletic Bilbao celebrate Aritz Aduriz’s late winner against Barcelona. Photograph: Vincent West/Reuters

Athletic Bilbao 1 Barcelona 0 Aritz Aduriz is 38 and a half. He has already announced that this will be the final season of a career that stretches b(...)

Memphis Depay of the Netherlands evades John Stones of England. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty

Uefa abandoned the third-place play-off match at the European Championships after the 1980 edition of the tournament. Why they have decided to reintro(...)

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

Valencia 2 Barcelona 1 Valencia beat Barcelona 2-1 to win the Copa del Rey on Saturday, ending the La Liga champions’ four-year winning streak in th(...)

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 (...)

Lionel Messi’s brace gave Barcelona the advantage in their Champions League semi-final aganist Liverpool. Photograph: Josep Lagp/AFP/Getty

There was a moment at the end of this game – like so many other Lionel Messi moments – that you felt like pulling out of the air, taking home and keep(...)

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