Barcelona coach Luis Enrique says he hopes last week's painful clasico defeat is just a minor setback on the road to success this season.
Barca went into last weekend's first meeting of the season with Real Madrid clear at the top of the table, having not conceded during the first eight weeks of the season.
However, the 3-1 defeat at the Bernabeu, and especially the nature of Barca's second-half capitulation, has led to much soul-searching among Blaugrana fans and pundits.
It has also tightened...
MADRID -- In an effort to expand its reach overseas, La Liga president Javier Tebas invited 40 leading Chinese businessmen to watch Real Madrid play Barcelona.
The aim, of course, was to impress upon them that football in Spain has commercial possibilities in China.
"We have to increase our income," Tebas said on Friday at a news conference. "We need to go out into the world more."
The league opened an office in Dubai last year and now has another in Beijing. They are available to Spanish clubs who...
Granada coach Joaquin Caparros is confident his side can give red-hot Real Madrid a run for their money at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes on Saturday, insisting the European champions ``are not invincible''.
Madrid make the trip south on the back of a stunning run of form, which has seem them win their last 10 matches in all competitions while averaging more than four goals per game.
During that run Carlo Ancelotti's men have put eight past Deportivo La Coruna, scored five goals in four other games,...