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  • Valencia claim Champions League place, Eibar, Almeria relegated

    Valencia sealed their place in next season's Champions League as Eibar and Almeria were relegated on a dramatic final day of the La Liga season. Deportivo La Coruna came back from 2-0 down away at champions Barcelona to spoil a homage to Xavi Hernandez at the Camp Nou and stay up with a 2-2 draw…

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  • Odegaard becomes youngest ever to appear for Real Madrid

    Madrid (AFP) - Norwegian 16-year-old Martin Odegaard became the youngest player to ever represent Real Madrid in La Liga when he made his first team debut as a second-half substitute against Getafe on Saturday.

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  • Barcelona celebrates La Liga title, gives Xavi emotional send-off (Video)

    The celebration of Barca's 23rd La Liga crown was bittersweet as the club honored one of its all-time greats after Saturday's season-ending 2-2 draw with Deportivo de la Coruna.

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  • Relegation, Europe to play for on Liga final day

    Almeria, Deportivo la Coruna, Eibar and Granada will fight it out to avoid the two remaining relegation places when the Spanish league season comes to a close on Saturday. The makeup of Spain's representatives in next season's Champions League will also be decided with Valencia and Sevilla still…

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  • Legendary Xavi gets send-off season he deserved

    Barcelona's most decorated player of all-time, Xavi Hernandez, announced on Thursday he will bring to an end a stellar 17-year playing career with the Catalan giants at the end of the season. The 35-year-old will follow in former international teammate Raul's footsteps by joining Qatari side Al…

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  • Messi leads Barca's road from crisis club to champions

    A year that equals the best in Barcelona's history, with La Liga in the bag and Champions League and Copa del Rey finals to come, couldn't have started more inauspiciously. The Catalans opened 2015 with a 1-0 defeat at Real Sociedad on the field and descended into full blown institutional crisis…

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  • The best way to describe Barcelona's championship season in La Liga

    The Catalan side was able to capture its fifth league championship in the last seven seasons because of one player. Guess who.

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  • Messi hands Barca 23rd Liga title

    Barcelona claimed their fifth La Liga title in seven years and their 23rd overall as Lionel Messi scored the winner in a 1-0 victory at Atletico Madrid on Sunday. Exactly a year to the day since Atletico won the league in a title decider at Barca's Camp Nou, the Catalans exacted some measure of…

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  • Barcelona not seeking revenge at Atletico: Luis Enrique

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique insisted revenge will not fuel his side's thirst to win La Liga when they travel to face Atletico Madrid on Sunday looking to wrap up the title. The match comes exactly a year to the day since Atletico won the league on Barca's home pitch on the final day of last…

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  • Barca with La Liga title in sight after strike lifted

    A proposed players' strike had threatened the La Liga calendar this weekend, but that threat was lifted on Thursday when Spain's National Court concluded a strike would "cause a serious organisational disorder" to the end of the league season. Atletico won the league with a 1-1 draw the Camp Nou…

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  • Spanish court suspends footballers' strike

    A Spanish court on Thursday suspended a planned strike by star footballers in protest against a new TV rights law, meaning Barcelona could seal the La Liga title this weekend. A strike would also disrupt "the international commitments of Spain and its clubs, as well as players' holidays", the…

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  • Real Madrid boss unsure of future after Champions League exit

    Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti said he isn't the man to judge whether he will stay in charge of the Spanish giants next season after Juventus dumped the holders out of the Champions League. The Italian champions will face Madrid's eternal rivals Barcelona in the final on June 6 after former Real…

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  • Ancelotti handed two-game touchline ban

    Madrid (AFP) - Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti is banned from sitting on the bench for the rest of the La Liga season after receiving a two-game touchline suspension by the Spanish Football Federation on Wednesday.

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  • Barcelona defender Pique eyes 'historic' Madrid final

    Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has welcomed the prospect of facing eternal rivals Real Madrid for the first time in a Champions League final in Berlin early next month. The Catalans sealed their place in a fourth final in 10 years with a 5-3 aggregate win over Bayern Munich, despite losing the…

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  • Sevilla on brink of return to Europa League final

    Holders Sevilla are on the brink of a return to the Europa League final as they take a 3-0 lead to Italy for the second leg of their semi-final against Fiorentina on Thursday. It would take a remarkable turnaround in Florence for Unai Emery's side to miss out on reaching the final again as they…

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  • Barcelona advances to Champions League final despite 3-2 loss at Bayern Munich

    Behind Neymark's two first-half goals, the La Liga leaders protected a 3-0 first-leg lead and moved on with a 5-3 aggregate victory.

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  • Real Madrid season on line against Pogba-boosted Juventus

    Real Madrid must overcome a 2-1 first-leg deficit to keep their season alive when a Juventus side boosted by the return of Paul Pogba visit the Santiago Bernabeu in the return of their Champions League semi-final on Wednesday. Los Blancos' La Liga title hopes are all but over despite coming from…

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