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    Spain rally behind de Gea

    Agence France-Presse . Krasnodar | Updated at 11:40pm on June 19, 2018

    Spain players are rallying behind goalkeeper David De Gea as they prepare for their second group game at the World Cup against Iran in Kazan...

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    Spain says France to take in Aquarius ship migrants

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:32am on June 17, 2018

    Madrid said Saturday it has accepted an offer from France to take in some of the 630 migrants from the Aquarius rescue ship following a...

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    Ronaldo 1 Messi 0 in World Cup duel

    Agence France-Presse. Moscow | Updated at 12:04am on June 17, 2018

    Cristiano Ronaldo has emphatically won the first round of his World Cup duel with eternal rival Lionel Messi -- revelling in the adulation after his...

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    Costa first player to be awarded WC goal through VAR

    Reuters. Sochi | Updated at 02:09am on June 16, 2018

    Diego Costa's equaliser for Spain against Portugal on Friday was the first time a World Cup goal was awarded after a review from the video...

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    Ronaldo hat-trick denies Spain win

    Reuters. Sochi | Updated at 01:57am on June 16, 2018

    Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo curled in a sizzling late free kick to strike the first hat-trick of the 2018 World Cup and grab his side a...

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    Cheryshev erases years of misfortune with spectacular display

    Reuters. Rostov-on-Don | Updated at 05:53pm on June 15, 2018

    Russia winger Denis Cheryshev has had a career littered with mishaps but he thrust himself into the limelight with two spectacular goals from the bench...

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    Ramos urges Spain to move on quickly after sacking of coach

    Agence France-Presse. Sochi | Updated at 12:03am on June 15, 2018

    Skipper Sergio Ramos urged Spain to put the drama of the past 48 hours behind them as they look to focus on their World Cup...

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    Lopetegui sacked as Spain coach

    Reuters | Updated at 03:04pm on June 13, 2018

    Spain sacked coach Julen Lopetegui just two days before the team's opening game against Portugal at the World Cup, Spanish football federation chief Luis Rubiales...

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    Spain coach to join Real after WC

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on June 13, 2018

    Spain coach Julen Lopetegui will take over as Real Madrid manager on a three-year contract after the World Cup, the European champions said on Tuesday...

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    Spain offers to take in stranded migrant ship

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 12:05am on June 12, 2018

    Spain offered Monday to take in a ship stranded in the Mediterranean with 629 migrants aboard after Italy and Malta refused to let the vessel...