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January 13, 2019 11:22 AM Messi scores 400th La Liga goal as Barcelona beat Eibar to extend lead at top

Luis Suarez scored twice while Lionel Messi scored his 400th La Liga goal as Barcelona re-opened a five-point lead over second place Atletico Madrid in La Liga with a 3-0 win over Eibar. Barca came into the match on the back of a defeat to Levante in the Copa del Rey, but were back to winning ways with a relatively simple victory at Camp Nou. He opened 76

January 11, 2019 2:40 AM Orlando City still in talks to sign ex-Brazil star Diego from Flamengo

Orlando City SC remains in talks with Flamengo midfielder Diego, multiple sources have told ESPN FC. At issue is the fact that Diego, 33, has six months remaining on his contract, and that Flamengo is holding out for a transfer fee. The Brazilian club is also eager to find a replacement for the attacking midfielder prior to letting him move to the Lions 81

January 9, 2019 7:46 AM Ivan Marcone set to move from Cruz Azul to Boca Juniors

Cruz Azul midfielder Ivan Marcone is set to complete a transfer to Argentine giant Boca Juniors, a source close to the negotiations told ESPN Mexico. The 28-year-old former Independiente player was key in helping Cruz Azul reach the 2018 Apertura final last season and win the Copa MX. The transfer fee is close to $8 million, according to the source 91

December 16, 2018 4:18 AM Real Madrid's Courtois: Atletico boss Simeone criticises us 'to be popular with his fans'

Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has accused Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone of criticising Real "to be popular with his fans." Earlier this month, Simeone claimed former Chelsea keeper Courtois had won FIFA's The Best Goalkeeper award only because he plays for Real. The Atleti coach also said star forward Antoine Griezmann should have won the Ballon 88

December 15, 2018 9:47 AM Atletico Madrid salvage draw at Girona with late own goal

Atletico Madrid's La Liga title ambitions suffered a setback on Sunday as they drew 1-1 away at Girona, only averting a first league defeat since September thanks to a late own goal by Jonas Ramalho. Atletico's Saul Niguez struck the underside of the bar as the visitors enjoyed the better first-half chances but they fell behind on the stroke of halftime 71

December 3, 2018 11:40 AM Atletico Madrid confirm Diego Costa will have operation on left foot

Atletico Madrid announced on Monday that forward Diego Costa will undergo surgery this week to resolve problem in his left foot. The Spain international has struggled with pain on his foot since he hobbled off during a 3-2 win over Athletic Bilbao on Nov. 11 and will go under the knife on Wednesday in Brazil. "Having evaluated different options, a decision 115

November 27, 2018 9:32 AM Barcelona have no plans to sell Ousmane Dembele in January

Ousmane Dembele has not told Barcelona that he wants to leave in January and the club have no plans to sell him, sources have told ESPN FC. Dembele, who cost €145 million when he joined from Borussia Dortmund last year, started the first nine games of the season but has been in and out of the side since being dropped for the Champions League game at Tottenham 87

November 3, 2018 9:50 AM Luis Suarez goal completes late comeback, puts Barcelona four points clear

Late goals from Ousmane Dembele and Luis Suarez earned La Liga champions Barcelona a 3-2 win at struggling Rayo Vallecano on Saturday to keep them clear at the top of the standings. Suarez slotted in a cross from Jordi Alba from close range to give Barca a deserved lead in the 11th minute after they had made a flying start at a ground where they had eased 59

November 1, 2018 9:59 AM Munich or Saint Petersburg to host 2021 Champions League final

The 2021 Champions League final will be played in either Munich or Saint Petersburg after UEFA received declarations of interest from the two cities. Munich's Allianz Arena, which hosted the 2012 final between Bayern Munich and Chelsea, has been submitted as the German city's designated venue. The Krestovsky Stadium -- the venue for the World Cup semifinal 97

October 27, 2018 8:52 AM Atletico Madrid go top of La Liga after seeing off Real Sociedad

Atletico Madrid climbed to the top of La Liga with a comfortable 2-0 win at home to Real Sociedad on Saturday, easing the pain of their humbling 4-0 defeat at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League in midweek. Defender Diego Godin broke the deadlock right at the end of the first half, sliding to the ground to pounce on a loose ball after the visitors 43