La Liga: Real Madrid loses chance for making a step on Barca

Real Madrid spurned the chance to go back above Barcelona at the top of La Liga as mid-table Levante inflicted their first league loss since October. Barca, who visit Real next Sunday, went two points clear with a 5-0 win over Eibar earlier in the day. But Real responded with a lacklustre display before Wednesday's Champions League game with Manchester City. The visitors missed a host of chances before Jose Luis Morales claimed a late winner with a superb volley. Eden Hazard missed Real's best chance midway through the second half before the Belgian forward hobbled off injured. The Spanish giants were then stunned as Nikola Vukcevic played a speculative ball over their defence and winger Morales raced on to it before unleashing a first-time strike from

Transfer window lifted again: La Liga allows Barca to sign new striker, emergent

Spain's footballing authorities have given Barcelona the green light to make an emergency signing after confirming forward Ousmane Dembele will miss at least the next six months with a hamstring issue. The France international, who joins fellow striker Luis Suarez on the sidelines, underwent surgery in Finland last week. Barca, who allowed youngster Carles Perez to leave for AS Roma in January on loan despite Suarez being ruled out for four months, now have a 15-day period in which they can sign a replacement - despite the European transfer window being closed. Spanish football regulations allow sides to make emergency signings if they can prove they will be left short if a player is ruled out for five months or longer. La Liga's

Confusion raised as Barcelona’s twitter account hijacked by hackers

Barcelona fans were left confused after the club's official Twitter page was hacked The hackers, who referred themselves as "OurMine", made a claim that Barcelona would resign Neyma The hackers later went to hack Olympics's Twitter account after creating unrest scene for Barcelona's over 31 million followers Barcelona's official Twitter account was hacked on Saturday, February 15, by a group of hackers who called themselves 'OurMine', and the situation left everybody confused after various false tweets emerged from the tampered account. As a top club in Europea with a recent history of success in modern football, Barcelona's security was put into test when the hackers took over the club's Twitter page. Over 31 million followers of the club on the micro-blogging platform were thrown into

Gareth Bale is keen to get Real Madrid back

Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale could feature for Real Madrid for the first time in five games after he was named in their squad for Sunday's match against Osasuna. The Wales forward, 30, has not played for Los Blancos since he came off with an ankle sprain against Unionistas de Salamanca on 22 January. He has since missed games against Real Valladolid, Real Zaragoza, Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad. Bale had been fit for the last three fixtures but was not selected. Despite his recent absence, Real manager Zinedine Zidane says he has no problems with how Bale has been training. "Gareth is here and I am happy with all the players I have," he said. "I know the answer you're looking for but I have 25 players and

List of all time La liga top scorers

Spanish league as well known to be called La liga is one of most pronounced world league right from from times back, Lots of records were set from different players of different century, the football supporters and spotters made it very interesting to figure out those players who on top of scoring board from then to now. Take a look of them with the number of goals they scored. 1. Lionel Messi from Argentina- 419 goals and counting It has been recorded that Lionel currently holds the position of the highest scorer of all time with 419 goals. The famous player has made a name for himself over time. He is currently one of the greatest La Liga top goal scorers

Changing format brings back drama in Laliga

If Spanish soccer organisers were craving more drama when they decided to shake up the Copa del Rey then they certainly got what they wanted this week after Real Madrid lost a seven-goal thriller and Barcelona were knocked out by a last-gasp strike. Yet there also may be a tinge of regret at the national federation as they contemplate semifinals shorn of stardust without Real, Barca and Atletico Madrid for the first time in 17 years. Athletic Bilbao, who beat Barca 1-0 at home on Thursday, are the biggest team left, followed by Real Sociedad who beat Real Madrid 4-3 away. Granada are also through after knocking out holders Valencia, along with second division Mirandes. Led by president Luis Rubiales, the federation last

“Lionel Messi exit from Camp Nou is possible” says Javier Mascherano

Lionel Messi's future with Barcelona will be decided by factors that cannot be influenced according to Javier Mascherano The Argentine is on the twilight of his career and there is panic at Camp Nou over contract extension Messi's ex-teammate Mascherano insisted the Argentine's Camp Nou exit is possible Lionel Messi's future with Barcelona seems to be diving into an ending note after his former teammate Javier Mascherano insisted the Argentine's Camp Nou exit is possible as some factors may demand with time. Messi is moving toward the twilight of his career having spent all his entire football journey with the Spanish side since making his senior team debut over a decade ago, and his first goal coming against Albacete in 2004/05

“Messi needs nothing from me because he has everything” says Ronaldinho

ronaldinho together with messi

The former Brazilian midfielder, Ronaldinho admitted that Lionel Messi never got anything from him when they played together at Barcelona because he has everything. The center legend was a superstar during his playing days at Barcelona where he was known for scoring brilliant goals, creating assists and also his excellent styles of dribbling. About 11years ago, Ronaldinho left Barcelona for a move to AC Milan which, however, gave Lionel Messi the chance to flourish at Camp Nou. And since Lionel Messi became a superstar in Barcelona, the Argentine has won six incredible Ballon d'Or awards in his football career. Dinho explained that he knew about Messi when he got to Barcelona because there were many talks about him before he

Lucy Bronze and Jordan Henderson announced as the England players of the year 2019

Jordan Henderson and Lucy Bronze have been named England players of the year for 2019. Liverpool captain Henderson, 29, beat Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane to the men's award. Bronze, who plays her club football for Lyon, won the women's award ahead of Ellen White and Beth Mead. The right-back, 28, helped the Lionesses win the SheBelieves Cup for the first time as well as reaching the World Cup semi-finals. Bronze, who has 81 caps, was also named Uefa Women's Player of the Year in 2019 after helping Lyon to four trophies. Henderson, who won his 50th cap in March, played a key part in England's qualification for Euro 2020 as well as their third-placed finish at the Uefa Nations League. Both players also won the

Lionel Messi vows to quit Barcelona if the club does not meet his demands

lionel messi made his possible demands the needs to be fulfilled before he move with Barcelona again

The Argentinian international Lionel Messi outlines lots of demands that can keep him in the club only when they are fulfilled. It is not going to be easy for Barcelona to leave a star like Messi perhaps there is nothing the club can stop when the attacker make his decisions. The attacker has reportedly threatened to leave Barcelona should the club fail to bring an alternative solution to the recent crisis bedeviling it. Messi has been a messianic figure for the Catalans since the beginning of the campaign but was unable to replicate his brilliance as Barcelona were disgracefully outsmarted by Espanyol. https://twitter.com/MessiClass10i/status/1216858872528429057?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1216858872528429057&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.legit.ng%2F1292723-lionel-messi-threatens-leave-barcelona-demands-met.html Camp Nou also surrendered an early lead to suffer a 3-2 Super Cup defeat to league rivals Atletico Madrid