Category: Spain

  • Roma prepared to beat off Man United in Bacca race

    Roma prepared to beat off Man United in Bacca race

    View image | gettyimages.com Roma boss Rudi Garcia is ready to splash the cash and sign Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca this summer, according to Corriere dello Sport. Manchester United want to bolster there attack, as off form Radamel Falcao returned to parent club Monaco after an unsuccessful loan spell and it was understood that they had made significant moves…

  • Bayern Munich challenge Chelsea’s interest for £50m French star

    Bayern Munich challenge Chelsea’s interest for £50m French star

    View image | gettyimages.com Bayern Munich are chasing Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann, according to L’Equipe. It is believed that the French international is wanted by Jose Mourinho as part of his plans to build a Champions League winning side this summer. Griezmann has been in superb form for Atletico Madrid following his £24m switch…

  • Chelsea defender rejects Real Madrid move

    Chelsea defender rejects Real Madrid move

    View image | gettyimages.com Chelsea defender Filipe Luis has rejected interest from Real Madrid, according to Marca.   The Brazilian joined the Blues last summer from Atletico Madrid, together with Diego Costa, but while his teammate has enjoyed a brilliant debut season England, the defender struggled to make an impact. Luis was forced to play second…

  • Man United move for Real Madrid star who wants first team football

    Man United move for Real Madrid star who wants first team football

    View image | gettyimages.com Manchester United have inquired about signing Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane, according to AS. United boss Louis van Gaal has plenty of transfer targets this summer as he looks to expand on a relatively good season at Old Trafford. Raphael Varane has recently seen his future heavily debated at Real Madrid…

  • Former Arsenal defender to return Champions League medal

    Former Arsenal defender to return Champions League medal

    View image | gettyimages.com Former Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen will be forced to return his Champions League winners medal after not playing in the competition for Barcelona. Vermaelen along with Claudio Bravo, Jordi Masip and Douglas must return their medals after not featuring in the tournament this season after UEFA called on Barca because they…

  • Atletico Madrid want Chelsea striker and target as front-two

    Atletico Madrid want Chelsea striker and target as front-two

    View image | gettyimages.com Atletico Madrid want Diego Costa and Mauro Icardi as their front-two next season, according to Marca. The former Spanish champions lost their momentum in the race for the La Liga title this season after struggling to replicate the form of last term. Diego Costa, whom they sold to Chelsea last summer…

  • Liverpool & Arsenal trigger Argentine’s £14.2m release clause

    Liverpool & Arsenal trigger Argentine’s £14.2m release clause

    View image | gettyimages.com Arsenal & Liverpool have both triggered Villarreal striker Luciano Vietto’s release clause of £14.2m, according to Metro. Argentine Vietto has somewhat of a breakthrough season in La Liga, having joined Villarreal last summer from Argentine side Racing Club. He has since scored over 20 goals in all competitions and helped the Spanish…

  • Legends: Barcelona’s Xavi Hernandez

    Legends: Barcelona’s Xavi Hernandez

    View image | gettyimages.com The Barcelona captain played his last game for the club, after declaring that he is leaving at the end of the season. Xavi has been at the Catalan cub for 24 years, in that time lifting 8 La Liga titles. The eighth coming yesterday in there 2-2 draw with Deportivo. Xavi…

  • Man United make Carlos Bacca bid

    Man United make Carlos Bacca bid

    View image | gettyimages.com Manchester United have made a formal offer for Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca, Football Express News understands. The Red Devils want to bolster there attack, as off form Radamel Falcao is returning to parent club Monaco after an unsuccessful loan spell and we understand that negotiations have already started with the Europa League…

  • La Liga XI of the Season: The Usual Suspects

    La Liga XI of the Season: The Usual Suspects

    View image | gettyimages.com James Felton brings you his verdict on the best eleven players in Spanish football this season, including Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. The La Liga season finished last weekend, with Barcelona as its champion, and after a season of yet again more surprises, beautiful football and with scintillating moments…