Spanish La Liga Article Archive


An archive of articles that covers all of the teams that currently make up the Spanish La Liga Primera.

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Barca Sign New Kit Deal

Barcelona FC and Rakuten, Japan's largest internet retailer, announced the signing of a four year kit deal worth €220m. The deal will begin in 2017/18 and...

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Green Light for Madrid Stadiums

With a bit of a delay, mostly due to red tape, Real Madrid get to proceed with planned stadium renovations, while their crosstown rivals, Atletico, get to move ...

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Best Paid Players at Barca

Barcelona FC is one of the most famous football clubs in the world. It's players, year after year, manage to amaze us with their extraordinary skills. But eve...

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Atletico Madrid $ituation

Things are about to change for the better at Atletico Madrid when it comes to their yearly financials. The new La Liga rules in regards to the distribution o...

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Spanish Clubs Dominating

It has been a great week for Spanish teams in European competitions. Five La Liga teams played in the Champions League and Europa League this week, managin...

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Preview: Barca vs. Atletico

The current number one and number two in Spanish football, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid, are meeting this Saturday at Camp Nou. The upcoming match is a pr...

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Zizou's First Game in Charge

The upcoming La Liga match between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna, taking place this Saturday, January 9th in Madrid, is attracting more attention than it ...

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Next Up: El Clasico

Mark Saturday, November 21st on your calendars. It is when Barcelona FC visit Santiago Bernabeu for a showdown with Real Madrid in this season's first El Clasi...

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Atletico vs. Real Madrid Preview

Another big game coming up this Sunday, October 4th, is the Madrid Derby featuring crosstown rivals Atletico and Real Madrid. The match will take place at the ...

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Top Salaries in Spanish La Liga - 2015/16

Here we take a look at the salary situation in Spanish primera division at the start of 2015/16 season. Looking at it financially, the league is basically divi...

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La Liga Schedule / Odds

The new season of the Spanish La Liga gets underway on Sunday, August 23rd, 2015. Last year's treble winners, Barcelona, are visiting Athletic, Real Madrid are...

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Spanish La Liga on Strike Over TV Deal

Unless an agreement over the new TV rights deal is reached, all domestic football in Spain will be suspended on May 16, 2015 the Spanish Football Federation (RF...

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New Spanish TV Rights Deal Ends Real and Barcelona Monopoly

The new legislation that is expected to pass in the Spanish parliament and come into effect in 2016 brings an end to the broadcasting rights monopoly held in th...

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Spanish La Liga Top Goalscorer Odds

It sure looks like Cristiano Ronaldo is feeling better and is for the most part over his breakup with Russian model, Irina Shayk, which caused his slump in form...

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Gerard Pique: On a Roll

In a team famed for its attack consisting of Messi & Co., Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has held his own. After a dismal 2014 World Cup showing, few expec...

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Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid - La Liga - 22/03/2015

It will be a defining moment for both teams at the Nou Camp on March 22, Sunday night. Real Madrid's struggles of late have caused them to give away their lead ...

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Barcelona Overtake Top of La Liga, Messi's Hat-Trick Record

Barcelona's run to the top of the La Liga table had to happen. A faltering and out-of-form Real Madrid helped the Catalan club's cause. On Saturday Los Blancos ...

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Ivan Rakitic: Proving His Worth at Nou Camp

There were serious doubts at Nou Camp as to how Barcelona's new signing from Sevilla, Ivan Rakitic, would fit in amongst the likes of Messi, Iniesta, Xavi, Neym...

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The Emergence of Isco at Real Madrid

It was in the last season of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 that Real Madrid completely chose to ignore a 21-year midfielder Francisco Roman Alarcon Suar...

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Relief for Real as Luka Modric Returns From Injury

In November when it was announced that Luka Modric would be out for three months from a thigh injury he suffered in a Euro qualifier against Italy, little would...

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Messi in the Form of His Life

The intense comparisons between him and Real Madrid arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo apart, few doubt Lionel Andres Messi's place as one of the greatest players the...

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Barca Trio Hits Form Big Time

All murmurs of Barcelona being in a crisis and rumors rife about a possible departure of Lionel Messi from the Catalan club have been put to rest by a roaring p...

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Atletico vs. Real Madrid - La Liga - 07/02/2015

Despite being beset by nagging problems Real Madrid are at the top of the La Liga with 54 from 21 matches and will be the more complacent but not confident side...

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Real Madrid Sign Lucas Silva

It's been a profusion of young talent at the Bernabeu of late. The season begun with the high-profile acquisition of Colombian wonder boy Jamie Rodriguez in lat...

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Preview: Valencia vs Sevilla - La Liga - 25/01/2015

On Sunday, it is all about the fourth versus fifth in Spain. Nuno's side will play host to Sevilla at the Mestalla and it can be labeled as one of the most exci...

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China Comes to Atletico Madrid

Billionaire Wang Jianlin, Chairman of the Dalian Wanda Group, the man who wants to bring Hollywood to China has now set his sights on Spanish football. In a dea...

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Martin Odegaard: Real Madrid's New Kid on the Block?

Seldom has a Norwegian teenager created such a sensation. All of 16, Martin Odegaard has already been linked to virtually every top club of Europe. Finally, it ...

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Copa del Rey 2nd Leg - The Madrid Derby

Atletico Madrid would seem to have their tails-up when they face Real Madrid in the 2nd leg of the Copa Del Rey on Wednesday January the 15th at the Bernabeu st...

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Preview: Barcelona vs. Atletico

Last Matchday in the Spanish La Liga was different. Different in the sense that both Real Madrid and Barcelona lost on the same day for the first time this seas...

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Atletico vs. Real Madrid - Copa del Rey

Real Madrid's winning streak is finally over. Los Blancos lost to Valencia on Sunday, as Cristiano Ronaldo's penalty wasn't enough to continue the 22 game winn...

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Real Madrid's Dream Run

Nothing seems to be stopping Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema & co. As if winning the UEFA Championship League for the tenth time in May this y...

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Neymar - Has Brazil Made Him?

When historians look back on the 2014 World Cup, Neymar will probably be one of the few players for the Selecao who will be given pass marks. The average perfor...

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Messi Sets La Liga Goal Record

The magic Lionel Messi set a new La Liga scoring record on Saturday with a hat-trick against Sevilla FC. The twenty seven year old Barcelona number ten, having...

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All Eyes on El Clasico

One of the biggest treats in football is a match between two fierce Spanish rivals, Real Madrid and Barcelona FC. This season's first 'El Clasico' is to take p...

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Next Up for Real Madrid - Liverpool and Barcelona

Real Madrid have been on a tear lately. After struggling a bit with Ludogorets in round 2 of the UEFA Champions League group stage, Los Blancos got back to dom...

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10 Years of Lionel Messi

On October 16th, it will be 10 full years since Lionel Messi played his first competitive match for Barcelona FC's main team. The game vs. RCD Espanyol took ...

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Ronaldo Release Clause €1bn

The Spanish sports news daily, AS, reported today that Cristiano Ronaldo's release clause at Real Madrid is set at mind-boggling €1 billion Euros, accordin...

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Spanish La Liga Salary Caps by Team

The Spanish National Professional Football League (Liga de Fútbol Profesional) met yesterday and determined the salary caps for each member of the Spanish Prime...

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Barca to Wear 'Nationalist' Strip on Saturday

Barcelona FC are going to wear the yellow and red Catalan flag 'Senyera' strip for their match vs. Athletic Bilbao on Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at Camp Nou...

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Real Madrid 2013/14 Season Finances

Real Madrid have posted record revenues of €603.9 million in the 2013/14 season. This is the 10th consecutive record by the world's biggest football club,...

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Real to Start Rodriguez and Kroos on Tuesday

Carlo Ancelotti, the Real Madrid manager, has stated that he will start the newcomers, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos, in the Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup vs. Sevil...

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La Liga Top Goalscorer Odds - 2014/15

On this page we take a look at the 2014/15 Spanish La Liga top goalscorer odds. For the past five seasons, it has been all about Lionel Messi, who won the le...

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Return on Investment

Real Madrid sold 345,000 James Rodriguez jerseys in the first 48 hours following the signing, generating a revenue in excess of £20 million. The return...

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Pepe's New Haircut

Aside from the fact that the Spanish La Liga 2014/15 season schedule has been announced, and suspiciously set up in a way that Barcelona visit Real Madrid the d...

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Odds to Win 2014/15 Spanish La Liga

Here we take a look at the odds to win the upcoming 2014/15 Spanish La Liga season. All things considered, it comes as no surprise to see Real Madrid on top ...

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Barcelona 2014/15 Season Away Kit

Barcelona FC have unveiled their 2014/15 season away kit. The kit is produced by Nike and it's bright orange color is a flashback from 2009/10 and 1992 seaso...

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Real Madrid 2014/15 Season Kit

Real Madrid and Adidas unveiled the new club kit for the 2014/15 season. The home color stays white, while the away color will be pink. Here are the images ...

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New Barcelona 2014/15 Home Kit by Nike

Barcelona FC unveiled their 2014/15 season home kit today. Looks pretty sweet. The stripes are a little wider. In the ad below, notice the youngsters: ...

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Billionaire Peter Lim Buys Valencia FC

According to the reports, Singapore billionaire Peter Lim has acquired 70.4% of the shares at Valencia FC in a deal he has been trying to close since last Chris...

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Preview: Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid - La Liga Final Round - 17/05/2014

Barcelona FC host Atletico Madrid in a decisive, last round, match in the Spanish La Liga on Saturday, May 17th, 2014 at Camp Nou. If Barcelona win, they wil...

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Preview - Elche vs. Barcelona - La Liga - 11/05/2014

After Real Madrid lost to Valladolid on Wednesday and fell out of the title race, the path opened again for Barcelona to win the league this season. If Barca m...

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Latest La Liga Betting Odds

What a crazy La Liga finish we are witnessing. Here are the odds for winning the Spanish league outright, with two rounds of games remaining. Atletico Mad...

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