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Navas calm amid Courtois speculation

2018-07-30 07:15

Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas insists he is not concerned by speculation linking the club with a move for Golden Glove winner Thibaut Courtois.

Evolution, not revolution key, says new Spain boss Enrique

2018-07-19 20:40

New Spain coach Luis Enrique says no revolution would be needed as he promised fans to restore the 2010 world champions into a force to be feared.

Spain waste no time in naming next coach

2018-07-09 14:10

The Spanish federation has announced former Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique as the men's national team's new manager on a two-year deal.

Spain poised to name new coach on Monday

2018-07-09 13:39

The president of the Spanish football federation said on Monday "it is probable" that a new national team coach would be announced later in the day.

Hierro leaves job as Spain coach after SWC exit

2018-07-08 14:19

Fernando Hierro, who stood in as Spain coach when Julen Lopetegui was sacked on the eve of the World Cup, will not continue in the role.

Three things we learned today at the World Cup

2018-07-02 08:36

Penalties dominated the second day of last 16 action at the World Cup as hosts Russia shocked Spain to set up a quarter-final meeting with Croatia.

Spain blame game begins after penalty heartache

2018-07-02 08:14

Spain's World Cup ride finally ground to a halt and the finger-pointing began after their third consecutive failure at a major tournament.

'That's life' says Iniesta after farewell ends in defeat

2018-07-02 06:53

Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta says his international career had ended on a bitter note after his side were knocked out of the SWC by Russia on...

Spanish press blames coach dismissal for SWC exit

2018-07-02 06:47

Spain's press says the dismissal of coach Julen Lopetegui is to blame for their Soccer World Cup exit.

Russia's upset of Spain 'only the beginning' - coach

2018-07-02 06:32

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov believes the World Cup hosts' shock victory over title contenders Spain on penalites "is only the beginning".

Hierro dodges questions on future after Spain SWC exit

2018-07-01 23:11

Spain coach Fernando Hierro said it was not the right time to contemplate his future after his team crashed out to World Cup hosts Russia.

Putin put no pressure on Russia to beat Spain - Kremlin

2018-07-01 22:18

President Vladimir Putin told Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov nobody was going to judge his team if they lost to Spain in the World Cup last 16.

SWC hero Akinfeev says Russia were aiming for penalties

2018-07-01 20:18

Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev said Russia's game plan had been to hold on for a penalty shootout after the host nation beat Spain on spot-kicks.

Russia shock Spain on penalties

2018-07-01 18:47

Hosts Russia's dream run at the 2018 World Cup continued as they put out their more fancied last 16 opponents Spain on penalties in Moscow.