'Potato field' pitch probe after Barcelona fury
Spanish football authorities on Sunday said they could punish La Liga outfit Valladolid for the sub-standard condition of their pitch, which cut up badly during their 1-0 defeat by Barcelona the day before. Astonishingly the pitch had only been laid four days ahead of the game, during which some sections became detached in pre-fabricated square…
Pique hits out at La Liga organisers after 'lamentable' Valladolid pitch
Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique hit out at La Liga organisers after his team edged to victory over Valladolid on a "lamentable" pitch. The weekend action in Spain has been overshadowed by threats of a player strike over plans to stage matches in the United States, and Pique called on organisers to change their priorities. "The…
Omeruo joins La Liga side on loan from Chelsea
Nigeria defender Kenneth Omeruo has completed a season-long loan from Chelsea to join La Liga side Leganes. The 24-year-old centre-back signed a loan deal reported €5m option to buy with a 20% sell-on clause to Chelsea if activated. The Nigeria international has not made a competitive appearance for the Blues since joining from Standard Liege…
2018/19 LaLiga season set to deliver heightened levels of excitement
After the drapes went over the La Liga last season, the World Cup filled in with the needed dose of footballing excitement and entertainment, however after France became World Champions, there returned the longing for the regular fix of league football. In less than a fortnight, the most thrilling football competition in the world returns.…
Thai cave boys, coach invited to Spain to see football 'heroes'
Spain's La Liga football league has invited the schoolboy team rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand to come watch a game once they have recovered from their ordeal to meet their "heroes."
La Liga opens interactive museum in Moscow
La Liga will be part of the football festivities in Moscow this summer with ‘LaLiga Space,’ an interactive showcase at the heart of the city’s iconic Red Square. The museum, located in the GUM department store, was opened at an event featuring LaLiga Ambassador Diego Forlan, LaLiga’s delegate in Russia Daniel Cerejido and legendary Russian…
Five things we learned from La Liga
Atletico Madrid were the big winners of the La Liga weekend as Barcelona, Valencia and Real Madrid surprisingly all faltered against unfancied opposition.
La Liga asks UEFA to investigate Man City over transfers
The Spanish football league, La Liga, has asked European football's governing body UEFA to open an investigation into whether big-spending Manchester City have breached Financial Fair Play regulations.
Spain's La Liga draw postponed after arrests
The Spanish football federation has pushed back a draw for the upcoming football league calendar until Friday following the arrest of its president.
Ronaldo passes Greaves as Europe's top scorer
Cristiano Ronaldo surpassed legendary English striker Jimmy Greaves on Saturday to become the all-time leading scorer in Europe's top leagues with 367 goals.