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Messi keen to avoid Spain in Soccer World Cup

2017-11-08 18:26

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi says the worst possible draw for his Argentina side at next year's Soccer World Cup would be Spain in the first...

Iniesta eyes World Cup finale with Spain

2017-10-13 14:41

Spain's World Cup winning hero in 2010 Andres Iniesta believes the tournament in Russia is likely to be his swansong at international level.

More World Cup spots taken up

2017-10-08 06:07

Former world champion Spain is the latest country to book its place at next year’s World Cup in Russia.

Spain shrug off Catalonia crisis to qualify for Russia 2018

2017-10-07 08:30

Spain sealed their place in next year's Soccer World Cup by routing Albania in a match laced with politics amidst Catalonia's drive for independence.

'Proud' Pique to carry on for Spain despite Catalonia backing

2017-10-04 17:11

Gerard Pique expressed his pride at playing for Spain, insisting he would continue despite his outspoken defence of the independence referendum in...

Spain team focus on WC, not Catalonia - Thiago

2017-10-03 15:31

Spain's players are "focused" solely on the World Cup qualifier against Albania, Bayern midfielder Thiago Alcantara has insisted.

Isco show breathes new life into Spain

2017-09-04 18:46

Following a demolition job on Italy, Spain look to cement their status as one of the favourites for next year's World Cup.

Italy turn to Israel after Spanish rout

2017-09-04 11:28

A bruised Italy will look to turn the page on a morale-sapping SWC qualifying defeat to Spain when they host Israel in Reggio Emilia.

Villa 'on a cloud' over Spain recall

2017-08-29 19:46

David Villa says he is floating on "a little cloud" after the 35-year-old's recall by Spain for the first time since the 2014 World Cup.

Real Madrid bank on new record

2017-05-28 06:34

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says the victory in Malaga a fortnight ago has so far been the "best moment" of his life.

Mixed reviews for French video heartbreak

2017-03-29 18:41

The experiment with video assistance that backfired on France against Spain earned mixed reviews.

Herrera to frame Spain debut shirt

2016-11-17 18:17

Spain midfielder Ander Herrera will preserve the memory of his international debut by framing the shirt he played in at Wembley.

Stand-in Southgate proud of England impact

2016-11-16 10:31

Gareth Southgate said he has shown he can handle "big matches" after concluding his four-game tenure as England's interim manager.

Spain snatch draw with England

2016-11-16 10:05

Isco scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time as Spain launched an improbable fightback to snatch a 2-2 draw against England.

Bale to rake in R10m a week

2016-11-06 05:50

Lucrative contract will keep Welsh footballer at Real Madrid until 2022