La Liga

By IAfrica
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May 12th, 2014
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According to Sky sources, Chelsea have agreed a £32m deal with Atletico Madrid for striker Diego Costa. The bid activates a release clause in Costa’s contract and the Brazil-born Spain international has reportedly told players at the club, that he is leaving this summer. Costa has been a long term ta...
By IAfrica
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Apr 13th, 2014
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Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti, has admitted he was “surprised” when he heard Barcelona were defeated 1-0 by struggling Granada, before watching his own side hammer Almeria 4-0 on Sturday. It was the second successive loss for the Catalans, who were dumped out of the Champions League in midweek ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 23rd, 2014
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Join us for live coverage of #El Clasico – Real Madrid 3-4 Barcelona Live! [View the story "#El Clásico: Real Madrid v Barcelona Live" on Storify]   Where: Bernabeu, Madrid When: Sunday 23rd March 2014, 20:00 Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have rewritten the record books time and again...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Apr 11th, 2013
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INJURED LIONEL MESSI came off the bench to save Barcelona and see the Spanish giants through to the semi-finals of the Champions League. Still suffering from a hamstring strain, the world’s best footballer joined the action with his side trailing Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 just after the hour mark. And ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 30th, 2013
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A weakened Barca were held to a 2-2 draw at lowly Celta Vigo when Borja Oubina headed an 88th-minute equaliser that left the leaders on 75 points with nine games left to play. Lionel Messi set up Barca’s first, an equaliser for Cristian Tello, and bagged Barca’s second to pass another sco...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 30th, 2013
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The man is a genius. Without question the best of his generation. Arguably the greatest of all-time. And Lionel Messi can further enhance his legend on Saturday night as he bids to become the first man ever to score against every team in the league in a row. The Barcelona superstar made history earli...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 18th, 2013
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Cristiano Ronaldo was today awarded the Alfredo Di Stefano trophy for the best player in last season’s Liga but refused to confirm if he is to remain with Real Madrid. The Portugal international was Real’s key player when they beat rivals Barcelona to their first league title since 2008 a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 3rd, 2013
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Real Madrid players celebrate after Sergio Ramos scored the team’s second goal to put them in the lead during their Spanish first division “classico” match against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, March 2, 2013 (Photo: Reuters) Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 2nd, 2013
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A late Sergio Ramos goal earned Real Madrid a 2-1 win against Barcelona at the Bernabeu on Saturday as the La Liga leaders slumped to a second consecutive El Clasico defeat. Five days after being dumped out of the Copa del Rey by Jose Mourinho’s side, the Catalan club were once again forced to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 2nd, 2013
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So what did you lot think of that first half? Throw your views to me over on Twitter at @charliefscott or post them in the comments box to the right of this LIVE commentary. HALF-TIME: REAL MADRID 1-1 BARCELONA Los Blancos took an early lead in the 6th minute through Benzema after some fabulous build...