La Liga: Lionel Messi slams 31st league hat-trick to send Barcelona three points clear at top; Sevilla climb to second
Lionel Messi has scored five goals in two league games since finishing only fifth in the voting for the Ballon d'Or earlier this month.
LaLiga: Barcelona travel to Levante looking to settle scores; Real Madrid play host to Rayo ahead of Club World Cup excursion
Barcelona drew at home to Tottenham on Tuesday when Valverde took the chance to rest several key players, including Lionel Messi, Jordi Alba, Luis Suarez, Gerard Pique and Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
Copa del Rey: Holders Barcelona square off against Levante; struggling Real Madrid face Leganes in last-16
Holders Barcelona were drawn to face Levante in the last 16 of the Copa del Rey on Thursday, while Real Madrid will be looking for revenge against Leganes.
LaLiga: Struggling Villarreal appoint Luis Garcia Plaza as replacement for the sacked Javier Calleja
Javier Calleja has been replaced as coach by Luis Garcia Plaza at struggling Villarreal after winning just three matches this season, the Spanish La Liga club announced on Monday.
Copa del Rey: Atletico Madrid's Gelson Martins scores first goal for club to beat Sant Andreu; Valencia win
Gelson Martins netted his first goal for Atletico Madrid to help Diego Simeone’s side scrape a 1-0 win at fourth-tier Sant Andreu on Tuesday in a Copa del Rey round of 32 first-leg match
LaLiga: Real Madrid succumb to shock defeat against Levante to heap more misery on manager Julen Lopetegui
Defeat means Madrid have now gone five games without a victory and by the time Marcelo gave them hope of a comeback, they had gone 481 minutes without a goal too.
La Liga: Gareth Bale gives Real Madrid injury headache after early withdrawal during goalless Atletico Madrid draw
Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui has confirmed Gareth Bale sustained an injury to his thigh during the goalless draw with Atletico Madrid on Saturday.
La Liga: Ten-men Barcelona held by Girona, halt defending champions' unbeaten run; Valencia's wait for first win continues
Barcelona strong start was derailed when defender Clement Lenglet was sent off 35 minutes into his first league start for the club after elbowing Pere Pons, a decision made after referee Jesus Gil Manzano consulted the video assistant referee (VAR).
La Liga: Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez score twice as Barcelona hammer Huesca 8-2; Real Betis edge local rivals Sevilla
Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored twice each as La Liga champions Barcelona turned on the style to hammer Huesca 8-2
La Liga: Five-star Levante pull off thrilling win over Barcelona to end Catalan club's unbeaten league run
Philippe Coutinho hit a hat-trick but could not save Barcelona's unbeaten season as the Catalans were left stunned by an extraordinary 5-4 defeat to Levante on Sunday
Barcelona defender Sergi Roberto will miss the rest of the Liga season and the first match of the next campaign after being given a four-game ban for striking Real Madrid’s Marcelo in last Sunday’s tension-filled 2-2 draw at the Nou Camp.
La Liga: Sevilla sack Vincenzo Montella due to nine-game winless run after just four months in charge
Montella led Sevilla to a memorable Champions League last-16 win over Manchester United before their run ended in the quarter-finals at the hands of Bayern Munich.
Grille bars, door handles, exhaust tips and even the window trims are in black, so when Maserati says "total black" it isn't exaggerating.
"Isco is a very good player. It is a lie, and I am answering in order to put an end to this," Zidane said.
La Liga: Struggling Real Madrid held by Levante as gap with league leaders Barcelona widens by 18 points
Barcelona can move 21 points clear of Real Madrid with victory at Espanyol on Sunday while second-placed Atletico welcome third-placed Valencia to the Wanda Metropolitano.
Zinedine Zidane, whose Real Madrid side go to Levante this weekend, will soon find out if he was right to refuse to add to his squad in the January transfer window.
La Liga: Villarreal edge past Levante to put fifth-placed Real Madrid under pressure; Atletico and Valencia drop points
Villarreal moved above Real Madrid and into the top four in La Liga after a 2-1 win over Levante on Saturday that piled more pressure on the struggling champions' coach Zinedine Zidane.
Messi grabbed the opening two goals in the 13th and 15th minutes, both finished with a sublime first touch with his left foot, both created by Jordi Alba.
January transfer window: Philippe Coutinho admits joining Barcelona from Liverpool is a 'dream come true'
Coutinho has agreed a deal through to 2023 at the Camp Nou and is looking forward to playing alongside Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Andres Iniesta, players he described as "idols".
La Liga: Barcelona cruise past struggling Levante to extend lead at top; Real Madrid drop points after Celta Vigo draw
Lionel Messi marked his 400th appearance in La Liga with the opening goal in Barcelona's 3-0 win over struggling Levante at the Camp Nou on Sunday as the Catalans prepare to unveil Philippe Coutinho