Real Madrid edge out Barcelona in thrilling El Clasico

Real Madrid moved to the top of La Liga with a 2-1 El Clasico win over FC Barcelona thanks to goals from Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos. Oscar Mingueza gave Barcelona a lifeline in a rain soaked thriller at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano.

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Sergio Ramos to miss El Clasico and Liverpool games

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos could miss both legs of the looming Champions League quarter-final against Liverpool and a league clash with Barcelona due after sustaining a calf injury. Ramos was an 86th-minute substitute in Spain’s 3-1 win over Kosovo in a World Cup qualifier last night.

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Former Barcelona President arrested as Police raid club offices

Former president of FC Barcelona Josep Maria Bartomeu has been arrested along with three others today after Catalan Police conducted a raid on club offices in relation to an investigation into alleged crimes related to property & socio economic order.

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Kieran Trippier banned for 10 weeks over betting breach

Atletico Madrid and England defender Kieran Trippier has been banned for 10 weeks and fined £70,000 for breaching betting rules, the Football Association has announced. The 30-year-old’s worldwide ban from all football and football-related activity will run until February 28.

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Barcelona’s Ansu Fati out for four months following knee surgery

FC Barcelona will be without rising star Ansu Fati for four months after undergoing an operation to repair a meniscus tear in his knee today. The 18 year old suffered the injury in their 5-2 win over Real Betis at the weekend with Fati being replaced at half-time.

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