Jurgen Klopp admits the injury that forced Virgil van Dijk out of Liverpool’s eventful derby date with Everton is “not good”. The Dutch defender lasted less than 11 minutes against the Toffees in a 2-2 draw at Goodison Park. He was forced from the field and went straight down the tunnel after tangling […]

Lionel Messi has set a new record for most assists in La Liga in a single season, surpassing former Barcelona team-mate Xavi in the process. The Barcelona forward played the ball into the box for 17-year-old winger Ansu Fati to knock in for the opening goal against Deportivo Alaves on Sunday. The assist was Messi’s 21st in […]

Pep Guardiola has slammed La Liga president Javier Tebas for his comments on Manchester City’s Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) appeal verdict, insisting he “must be so jealous”. City were hit with a two-season Champions League ban and hefty €30 million (£27m/$34m) fine by UEFA back in February for breaching Financial Fair Play rules. The Blues […]

Luis Suarez has conceded La Liga to Real Madrid, admitting that it will be “almost impossible” for Barcelona to catch their fiercest rivals. Real Madrid currently sit four points ahead of Barcelona with two games remaining in the season, with Zinedine Zidane’s side facing fifth-place Villarrealand 18th-place Leganes to close the campaign. Barcelona, meanwhile, are set to close […]

La Liga president Javier Tebas has responded angrily to Manchester City’s successful appeal against their two-year European ban. City had been banned from participating in UEFA competitions for two years and fined €30 million (£25m/$33m) for breaching Financial Fair Play rules. However, the Premier League side appealed the decision at the Court […]

Real Madrid cannot repeat their second-half performance in their 2-1 win over Granada if they want to clinch the title, according to Sergio Ramos. Zinedine Zidane’s side raced into a two-goal lead on Monday, Ferland Mendy scoring his first goal for the club from a tight angle before Karim Benzema curled home a fine […]