Yaya hits out at City again
Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure hit out at Manchester City, claiming his club denied him compassionate leave at the end of the Premier League season to be with his brother, who...
Spain restore some pride against Aus
Strikers David Villa and Fernando Torres scored on Monday to help give deposed champions Spain a comfortable consolation win after a miserable World Cup when they beat Australia...
No World Cup farewell for Casillas, Xavi
Spain coach Vicente del Bosque confirmed that neither Iker Casillas nor Xavi Hernandez will start his side's final World Cup Group B game against Australia on Monday.
Iniesta to win 100th cap as Spain bow out
Spanish midfielder Andres Iniesta will win his 100th cap against Australia on Monday but the deposed champions will make several changes to ensure as many players as possible get...
Spain early exit a lesson to all - Alves
Brazil defender Dani Alves said Saturday Spain's premature World Cup exit was a lesson for teams as to how difficult it is to achieve success at the highest level.
Pride still at stake for Spain - Albiol
Napoli defender Raul Albiol believes Spain will be motivated to avoid the embarrassment of exiting the World Cup without registering a single point when they face Australia on...
Xavi, Alonso to quit international football
Key midfielders Xavi and Xabi Alonso are both poised to quit the troubled Spanish national team, according to media reports on Saturday.
‘Spanish federation backs Del Bosque’
The Spanish soccer federation (RFEF) wants Spain coach Vicente del Bosque to remain in the job despite the team's failure at the World Cup finals in Brazil, according to secretary...
Successors to Spain's golden generation
A Spanish side that had won their past three major tournaments crashed out of the World Cup after just two games as they were beaten 2-0 by Chile having also been hammered 5-1 by...
Dream ends for Spain's golden boys, youngsters wait
The poignant lyrics of John Lennon's 1970 song 'God' capture how some of Spain's golden generation of players and decorated coach Vicente del Bosque must be feeling