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Defending champion Spain will face Turkey and Czech Republic, while Cristiano Ronaldo & Portugal seem to be heading to an easy group.
After a grueling Qualifying Stage, the Groups of the 2016 European Championship were drawn today.
For the first time in the tournament's history, 24 National Teams will be participating in the competition, which will be held in France for the third time ever.
The hosts were automatically drawn into Group A. Their first match will be against Romania on June 10th, followed by their matchups... Read the rest of the article »
Neymar could be paid €15 million net for each season played. Neymar's current contract expires in 2018.
With Neymar Jr. on a roll with Barcelona FC, the Spanish team wants to make sure that no one steals the Brazilian from them. As many have predicted, Neymar could soon be on his way to become the best player in the world once the Ronaldo vs Messi battle is over.
Officials at Barcelona FC believe that it could be true and they want to make sure that his future is with none other but the current... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian superstar may, alongside Barca team-mate Lionel Messi, exit Camp Nou to seek refuge from his legal problems.
Brazilian superstar Neymar is another Barcelona player who could leave La Liga to seek refuge from the tax evasion charges brought up against him by the Brazil courts.
This is according to the player’s father, who admitted that the 23-year-old Selecao captain may refuse a contract renewal at Camp Nou if the “attacks” on his son from Spain and back home fail to cease.
These... Read the rest of the article »
The Paris terror attack seems to have had a great impact on Edinson Cavani’s future in France.
Cavani's Uruguayan teammate Alvaro Gonzalez recently revealed that the PSG forward was sceptical about his possible return to Paris after the terror attack that claimed at least 128 lives and injured 99. Although Cavani was not directly affected by the attack as he was on international duty with his country by the time the terrorists struck, Gonzalez told French newspaper L’Equipe:
''This... Read the rest of the article »
The decision was taken by the Belgian goevernment as there was an elevated terror threat. A 27-year-old Belgian was identified as the mastermind of the Paris attacks.
The aftermath of the Paris attacks last Friday has affected the game between Belgium and Spain which was scheduled for November 17 but has been cancelled this Monday. The decision was made by the Belgian government and agreed upon by both the Belgian and Spanish soccer federations.
This was a friendly game, so there will be no need to reschedule the match. Ticketholders for this game will be... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao could be on his way out of the English club.
Reports from London suggest that the former Manchester United forward will move to Valencia, after a disappointing season and a half in England. Falcao, who is on loan to Chelsea from Monaco, could be on his way to Spain as early as January next year. Chelsea are reportedly willing to terminate the contract of the Colombian striker due to his unimpressive form at the Stamford Bridge.
Falcao... Read the rest of the article »
Belgium will host Spain at the Stade Roi Baudouin on Tuesday, the 17th of November in a friendly match. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Belgium vs Spain below.
The number one side in the world will host reigning European champions Spain in a much anticipated match. Both sides come into this match in good form having won all of their last five matches in all competitions.
Spain were against England in a match they won by a comfortable 2-0 score line. Their playing style has come under fire especially after their shortcomings at the World Cup held in... Read the rest of the article »
England travel to Spain to face the European giants for a friendly match that will be played at the Rico Perez Stadium in Alicanto on Friday 13, November.
The Three Lions approach this fixture as part of their preparations for the Euro 2016. Roy Hodgson’s side has already qualified for the Euro 2016 after thrashing San Marino 6-0. England’s last meeting with Spain was back in 2011 at the Wembley Stadium when the host nation beat the visiting side by a solitary goal. However, their last trip to Spain was back in 2009 when they lost 2-0 in... Read the rest of the article »
His season with New York Cosmos ends in November. He made his professional debut on October 28, 1994 against Real Zaragoza
Real Madrid legend Raul Gonzalez Blanco had considered retiring this Wednesday and one day later he made it official. The Spanish striker will step aside from professional soccer once his first and only season with the New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League is over this November.
“Playing soccer has been part of my life for so long and the decision to retire is not an easy... Read the rest of the article »
The Ukrainians could still make it into the Euro 2016 directly, needing a win over Group leaders Spain on October 12. Don't miss this match with our live streaming & TV info below.
Ukraine and Spain play their final Euro 2016 Qualifying match on Monday, with different goals in mind for both of them. Having secured their spot in the continental tournament, Spain might use this game to solve a few doubts and to find suitable replacements for key elements that have not performed well recently or have been ruled out due to injury, while the home side needs a victory to take the group's... Read the rest of the article »
Valencia's striker bagged his sixth goal for La Roja in just nine games, creating controversy about who should be the starting forward for the Spanish team.
Despite a slow start for La Roja, which even had them risking their presence in the Euro 2016, Vicente del Bosque's men managed to right the wrongs and seal their ticket against Luxembourg, while Spanish fans surrendered themselves to Paco Alcácer's antics on the pitch.
Alcácer substituted Alvaro Morata before the first half of the game ended, and he did it with flare. Thirty four... Read the rest of the article »
Judge rejected prosecutors request to drop charges. Messi and his dad have made a $5.5 million corrective payment.
It appears that Lionel Messi's injury is the least of his concerns right now as he is in deeper trouble with the law. A judge in Spain has just rejected the petition made by prosecutors to drop the charges against La Pulga for tax-evasion.
The judge wants to know about how is it possible for Messi not to know what was done with his money and claim that he had no idea about it. If the question... Read the rest of the article »
La Roja needs only one point to secure their spot in next year's European tournament. Check out the live streaming & TV info for Spain vs Luxembourg below.
After a dubious start, the Spanish team is closer than ever to seal their ticket to the 2016 Euro to be celebrated in France. In order to do so, Vicente del Bosque's men need at least one point against Luxembourg on Friday evening, but there are some issues that could complicate the game for the current title holders.
Coach Vicente del Bosque will have to deal with a number of issues that have... Read the rest of the article »
Spain won the 2010 World Cup and 2012 Euro Cup with Vicente as the manager. The 64-year old received a lot of criticism for a poor 2014 World Cup.
Pep Guardiola has won it all as a manager with every club he has coached and at the moment he does not seem interested in anything else. Speaking at a UEFA Coaching Course in Madrid, Guardiola backed up Vicente del Bosque's job as the manager of Spain for the upcoming games.
Spain could clinch their ticket to France 2016 with a win against Luxembourg. Despite all the harsh criticism received... Read the rest of the article »
La Roja wants to finish their performance in September at the top of their Euro Qualifiers group. Check out the live streaming & TV info for Macedonia vs Spain below.
La Roja's European Qualifiers were not as easy as some might have thought when they started. With their 2-0 victory against Slovakia last Saturday, Spain's prospects of finishing this stage as the top seeded team in their group increased, and when you look at their next opponent, their future could not seem brighter.
Hosting Vicente del Bosque's men will be Macedonia, who currently hold the... Read the rest of the article »
Slovakia beat Spain 2-1 in their most recent match. Spain has won all of its three games at home.
Spain is unbeatable at home so far in the Euro Qualifiers but that stat is threatened by their next visitor, Slovakia. The leaders of Group C will meet at Nuevo Carlos Tartiere in Oviedo, Spain in a game where La Furia could take control of the group with a win.
Following their 2-1 loss against Slovakia in the first leg, they have not lost a game ever since and that was actually the only out... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blaugranas need to win with a five-goal margin if they want to keep their dream of winning six trophies this year alive. Take a look at the live streaming & TV info for Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao.
Barcelona wants to keep their hopes alive of winning six trophies in a single year, just like they did back in 2009. In order to do that, Los Blaugranas will have to bounce back from one of the poorest defending weeks in the history of the club, after conceding eight goals in their first two official games of the season. On the other hand, Athletic Bilbao is on the verge of breaking their curse against... Read the rest of the article »
The Atletico Madrid center-back had a unique take on why the Argentine is not able to replicate his Barcelona form when with his national side.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has come under huge criticism for his inability to replicate his unstoppable Barcelona form when performing for his national side this year.
This was all sparked when the 28-year-old put in a torrid display in the Copa America final clash with Chile, as La Albiceleste lost yet another final under the guide of La Pulga, which led to some calling for him to be stripped... Read the rest of the article »
He is expected to report to training with the Red Devils this upcoming Monday. His house was already on the market in June.
While Real Madrid or any other team interested in David de Gea make up their mind about the Spanish goalkeeper, he has extended the contract of his home for at least one more month. De Gea was already making plans to move to Madrid by putting his home on the market since June.
Now, with negotiations between Los Merengues and the red Devils taking longer than expected, he has decided to... Read the rest of the article »
It has been rumoured that Casillas will leave the club this summer to let De Gea in. The home kit has slight modifications from last season.
Real Madrid unveiled their new skins and the biggest surprise was not on the design but on who shined the brightest under the spotlight. Iker Casillas may have given everybody a hint that he is staying with Los Merengues at least one more season as he appeared front and center in the new publicity campaign.
WATCH: The video used to promote the new skin
Many have signaled Casillas as one... Read the rest of the article »