Agence France-Presse . Madrid

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    Real held by Sociedad to give Atletico advantage

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 04:23am on March 02, 2021

    Real Madrid's chances of chasing down La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid were dealt a blow on Monday as they needed a late Vinicius Junior equaliser...

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    Atletico hold La Liga rivals at bay with tight win

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 04:01pm on March 01, 2021

    Atletico Madrid bounced back from recent poor form with a hard-fought 2-0 win at Villarreal on Sunday that allowed the La Liga pace-setters to extend...

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    Spanish zoo worker killed by elephant

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:54am on February 26, 2021

    A zoo worker in Spain has died after he was struck by an elephant’s trunk, knocking his head against the bars of an enclosure, the...

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    Messi scores twice as Barca dispatch Elche

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:14am on February 25, 2021

    Lionel Messi soared past Luis Suarez to become La Liga's top scorer on Wednesday by adding his 17th and 18th goals of the season in...

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    Spain eyes 11b euros in aid for virus-hit firms

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:50pm on February 24, 2021

    Spain’s prime minister Pedro Sanchez on Wednesday pledged an extra 11 billion euros ($13.4 billion) to help struggling companies and the self-employed cope with the...

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    Spain looks to Real and Atletico to halt La Liga decline

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 04:28pm on February 23, 2021

    ‘Sign him up Florentino,’ Real Madrid's fans wrote on Twitter before Zinedine Zidane was asked if he sent a message to the club's president Florentino...

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    Spanish bank Santander to end ties with coal companies by 2030

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 11:45am on February 23, 2021

    Spanish banking giant Santander said Monday it would stop doing business with companies most exposed to coal mining by 2030 as part of its efforts...

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    Barca hit by late penalty to draw with Cadiz

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 09:26pm on February 21, 2021

    Barcelona compounded their Champions League misery at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain by drawing on Sunday at home to Cadiz, who scored an 89th-minute penalty...

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    Spanish government will confront any form of violence: PM

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:36pm on February 19, 2021

    Spain’s government will confront all forms of violence, prime minister Pedro Sanchez said Friday following the third night of violent protests over the jailing of...

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    Koeman faces scrutiny after PSG halt Barca revival

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 05:41pm on February 17, 2021

    Ronald Koeman said Barcelona were not ready yet to win the biggest trophies but Paris Saint-Germain showed them on Tuesday how far they have to...