A Spanish court cleared in total 41 people of sporting corruption relating to the 2010-11 season match between Levante and Zaragoza after the latter won to stay in the top flight
LaLiga: Lionel Messi scores hat-trick as Barcelona thrash Mallorca; Real Madrid, Valencia also clinch victories
With one of their best performances of the season, Barcelona cruised to a 5-2 win over promoted Mallorca on Saturday, keeping pace with Real Madrid and regaining the league lead.
Champions League: Barcelona look to gain momentum against Slavia Prague after 3-1 loss to Levante in La Liga exposes vulnerability in midfield
Some have suggested Barcelona lack leaders although few could argue the likes of Lionel Messi, Gerard Pique, Luis Suarez and Sergio Busquets do not command respect
Barcelona will stay at the summit - ahead of Atletico Madrid by a point and in front of Real Madrid on goal difference - even if their collapse against Levante should offer encouragement to their title rivals.
LaLiga: Joan Jordan scores loan goal as Sevilla beat Alaves to move to top of table; Real Madrid edge past Levante
Lopetegui, who had joined Sevilla after being sacked in quick succession by both Spain and Real Madrid, saw one of his close-season signings Jordan produce the winning goal
LaLiga: Karim Benzema's brace helps Real Madrid beat Levante; Ansu Fati stars in Barcelona's thumping win over Valencia
Karim Benzema scored twice for Real Madrid in a win against Levante while Barcelona breezed to a 5-2 win against Valencia.
LaLiga: Eden Hazard set to make league debut in Levante clash, confirms Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane
Hazard was expected to make his debut in Vigo in the opening round in mid-August after joining Madrid for an initial €100 million from Chelsea in June.
Ander Herrera appears in court as match-fixing trial over 2011 tie between Real Zaragoza and Levante begins
Spain's first major match-fixing trial began on Tuesday with former Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera among 42 defendants charged over a 'suspect' 2011 match between his former club Real Zaragoza and Levante.
LaLiga: Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez likely to miss Villarreal game after sustaining calf injury
James was included in the starting line-up for Madrid's 1-1 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu, despite missing all their pre-season matches as he was expected to leave the club.
LaLiga: Villarreal goalkeeper Andres Fernandez slams VAR after being forced to retake saved penalty against Levante
Villarreal coach Javi Calleja backed his goalkeeper and complained about the disruptions that has been brought to the game by the introduction of VAR, which has been in use in Spain since last season
La Liga: Valencia secure Champions League spot; Antoine Griezmann jeered in final game for Atletico Madrid
Valencia held their nerve to secure La Liga's last Champions League place on Saturday as a 2-0 victory over Real Valladolid ended the hopes of Getafe and Sevilla of snatching fourth.
Lionel Messi clinched an eighth La Liga title for Barcelona in 11 seasons on Saturday as he scored the only goal in a 1-0 win at home to Levante.
LaLiga: Barcelona look to clinch second successive title against Levante ahead of Champions League business end
Clinching La Liga before their Champions League semi-final with Liverpool would give Barcelona a "very powerful" boost, coach Ernesto Valverde said on Friday.
Copa del Rey: Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari dodges questions about Gareth Bale ahead of El Clasico
Santiago Solari dodged seven questions about Gareth Bale on Tuesday as the Welshman's celebration snub continues to dominate the build-up to Real Madrid's Copa del Rey Clasico against Barcelona.
LaLiga: Gareth Bale's lack of celebration after scoring puts spotlight on Welshman's uninspiring Real Madrid stint
Even Gareth Bale's match-winning goal against Levante only served to reignite the debate about his problems at Real Madrid.
LaLiga: Gareth Bale's controversial penalty gets Real Madrid past Levante; Alvaro Morata opens account in Atletico victory
Gareth Bale came off the bench to score a controversial winning penalty against Levante on Sunday but his refusal to celebrate suggested all may not be well again at Real Madrid.
Copa del Rey: Barcelona overturn Levante's first-leg lead to reach quarters; may face disqualification for fielding ineligible player
Barcelona overturned a first leg defeat to beat Levante in the Copa del Rey on Thursday but could yet be thrown out of the competition after being accused of fielding an ineligible player.
La Liga: Lionel Messi nets 400th league goal in Barcelona's win over Eibar; Antoine Griezmann helps Atletico beat Levante
Lionel Messi extends his own hefty lead as the division's all-time top scorer, which currently stands at 89 goals more than rival Cristiano Ronaldo.
Copa del Rey: Philippe Coutinho penalty gives Barcelona hope despite defeat to Levante; Sevilla beat Athletic Bilbao
Philippe Coutinho scored a crucial away goal but Barcelona have work to do to avoid a surprise exit from the Copa del Rey after losing 2-1 to Levante on Thursday in the first leg of the last-16.
LaLiga: Barcelona could look to sign new striker in January with Munir El-Haddadi leaving club, says coach Ernesto Valverde
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde admitted on Wednesday the club could look to sign a new striker in January.