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Iniesta bows out with Barcelona win thanks to brilliant Coutinho strike

Iniesta bows out with Barcelona win thanks to brilliant Coutinho strike

Barcelona - Andres Iniesta waved goodbye to Barcelona on Sunday and his supposed successor scored the winner as Philippe Coutinho's superb strike sealed a 1-0 victory over Real Sociedad.Iniesta, with
Messi wins 5th European Golden Shoe of career

Messi wins 5th European Golden Shoe of career

Lionel Messi finished the 2017-18 campaign with the fifth European Golden Shoe of his career, collecting the prize for the second season in a row.The Argentinian didn't start La Liga's final day
Benitez open to Torres reunion at Newcastle

Benitez open to Torres reunion at Newcastle

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez would be eager to work with Fernando Torres again as the Spanish striker gets set to call time on his Atletico Madrid career.Torres announced last month that
Rising son: Luca Zidane makes bow for Zinedine's Real

Rising son: Luca Zidane makes bow for Zinedine's Real

Madrid - Luca Zidane, the son of Real Madrid coach Zinedine, made his debut on Saturday in goal for the Spanish giants but admitted it was "a bitter-sweet experience".The 20-year-old was handed his
Ronaldo, Bale score but Real Madrid slips to draw at Villarreal

Ronaldo, Bale score but Real Madrid slips to draw at Villarreal

Madrid - Real Madrid's final Champions League rehearsal was running perfectly on Saturday until Cristiano Ronaldo was substituted and Villarreal scored twice to snatch a 2-2 draw.Gareth Bale and
Ronaldo '120 percent' fit for Champions League final, says Zidane

Ronaldo '120 percent' fit for Champions League final, says Zidane

Madrid - Zinedine Zidane has declared Cristiano Ronaldo "120 percent" fit ahead of the Champions League final and says Real Madrid's star player is available to face Villarreal in La Liga on
Aguero doubts he'll ever play with Messi at club level

Aguero doubts he'll ever play with Messi at club level

Madrid - Sergio Aguero says he will probably never play alongside close friend Lionel Messi at club level as he is staying at Manchester City and his compatriot will never leave Barcelona.Argentine
Stars set to say farewell on La Liga's final weekend

Stars set to say farewell on La Liga's final weekend

Madrid, May 17, 2018 (AFP) - La Liga's winners and losers are settled and the European qualification spots decided but for a collection of star players the final weekend of the season will be anything
Arsenal shut out of Europa League Squad of the Season

Arsenal shut out of Europa League Squad of the Season

UEFA announced the Europa League Squad of the Season on Thursday a day after Atletico Madrid won the tournament for the third time in nine years, and there's one team noticeably absent from the 18-man
Los Blancos legend Casillas extends Porto stay for another season

Los Blancos legend Casillas extends Porto stay for another season

Lisbon - Spanish goalkeeping great Iker Casillas has extended his stay at Porto for another season after winning the Portuguese league title, he announced on Thursday.Casillas, who captained Spain to
UEFA charges Atletico for racist banner in Europa League final

UEFA charges Atletico for racist banner in Europa League final

UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against both Atletico Madrid and Marseille for their fans' conduct during Wednesday's Europa League final, with the Spanish side facing a charge of racist
Griezmann: 'It is not the moment to talk about my future'

Griezmann: 'It is not the moment to talk about my future'

Antoine Griezmann refused to discuss the incessant speculation about his future on Wednesday, preferring to bask in the glory of Atletico Madrid's 3-0 Europa League final win over Marseille in
Griezmann inspires Atletico to Europa League final win over Marseille

Griezmann inspires Atletico to Europa League final win over Marseille

Atletico Madrid eased to a 3-0 victory over Marseille in Wednesday's Europa League final in Lyon.Antoine Griezmann scored twice for Los Colchoneros - one preying on a defensive error 21 minutes into
Careless Sundowns defending helps Barcelona win Mandela tribute game

Careless Sundowns defending helps Barcelona win Mandela tribute game

Soweto - Careless defending gifted European giants Barcelona two goals as they defeated South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns 3-1 Wednesday in a friendly game to honour the late Nelson
UEFA council criticises FIFA boss Infantino's tournament plans

UEFA council criticises FIFA boss Infantino's tournament plans

Lausanne - UEFA and other football power brokers on Wednesday joined forces to say they had "serious reservations" over FIFA president Gianni Infantino's plan to reformat the Club World Cup and create
Gabi: European glory 'only thing that matters' for Griezmann

Gabi: European glory 'only thing that matters' for Griezmann

Lyon - Antoine Griezmann is hoping to get his hands on a first major trophy with Atletico Madrid as the Spanish club prepare to take on Marseille in Wednesday's Europa League final.Griezmann has only
5 key men in the Europa League final

5 key men in the Europa League final

Lyon - As Atletico Madrid and Marseille prepare to meet in the Europa League final in Lyon on Wednesday, AFP Sport looks at five men who will have a crucial role to play for their respective
Ronaldo, Carvajal return to Real Madrid training

Ronaldo, Carvajal return to Real Madrid training

Real Madrid's chances of capturing a third Champions League crown on the bounce have been given a massive boost 10 days ahead of the final against Liverpool.Cristiano Ronaldo and Dani Carvajal both
Payet: Finalist Marseille motivated by country-wide support

Payet: Finalist Marseille motivated by country-wide support

Lyon - Marseille star Dimitri Payet is determined to go down in history by beating Atletico Madrid in Wednesday's Europa League final as the club celebrates a quarter of a century since their greatest
Iniesta will decide between move to Japan or China 'next week'

Iniesta will decide between move to Japan or China 'next week'

Madrid - Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta says he will decide "next week" whether to continue his decorated career in either China or Japan.The 34-year-old Barca icon is bringing the curtain down on