European roundup: Napoli and Lionel Messi pay tribute to Diego Maradona | Football

Napoli honoured the late Diego Maradona with an Argentina-style kit as they overcame Roma 4-0, hours…

Nacho Monreal: ‘I’ve never been a star but I gave my all for Arsenal’ | Football

“I don’t know if he got a commission or something,” Nacho Monreal says and starts laughing…

Atlético Madrid’s Carrasco punishes Ter Stegen to increase Barcelona woe | Football

Atlético Madrid punished a mistake by the Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-André Ter Stegen to close out a…

European roundup: Real Madrid and Bayern both held to lacklustre draws | Football

Real Madrid conceded a fourth penalty in two games as they drew 1-1 at Villarreal in…

Ravaged by Covid and beaten by Real Sociedad: Granada’s cautionary tale | Sid Lowe | Football

When kick-off finally came around on Sunday, Granada were without their manager, assistant manager, matchday delegate…

Lionel Messi seals Barcelona win over Betis but Ansu Fati suffers knee injury | Football

Barcelona ended their four-game La Liga winless streak with a 5-2 home win over Real Betis…

Soler brings solace as 100th-minute penalty saves Valencia from the void | Football

“There’s one shot and the game’s over,” Javi Gracia said, and Valencia’s manager knew it wasn’t…

Barcelona v Real Madrid: La Liga – live! | Football

10.52am EDT10:52 An email: Sid Lowe, who I’m guessing is at the Camp Nou for the…

Barcelona v Madrid: a silent clásico for teams with little to shout about | Football

Even after 118 years, 244 competitive games, 96 wins each, and 804 goals, there’s still room…

Cádiz soar into dreamland after stunning Real Madrid in historic win | Football

The plane was miles above above Spain heading south, it was dark outside and they were…