Tuesday Aug 19
Champions League - Advantage Athletic after draw in a
Gonzalo Higuain 's second half equaliser left the Champions League playoff tie between Napoli and Athletic Bilbao well poised at 1-1 ahead of next week's second leg.
Manchester United set to sign Ander Herrera: Who is Athletic Bilbao's A 29m midfielder?
Manchester United are reported to be in advanced talks to sign the highly-rated midfielder in a A 29m deal, and here is our detailed guide to what fans can expect from the Spaniard.
Del Bosque to leave Navas, Iturraspe & Moreno out of World Cup squad
The Spain coach also pledged his support to Fernando Torres and revealed that a decision would be made on Diego Costa's availability on Saturday Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has confirmed that Jesus Navas , Ander Iturraspe and Alberto Moreno will not make his final 23-man squad for the World Cup in Brazil next month.
Diego Costa given more time in World Cup fitness push whilst Gerard Deulofeu is called up
Spain striker Diego Costa has been given more time to prove his fitness after Vincente Del Bosque delayed naming his 23 man squad for the World Cup.
Champions drop two key players
Spain's provisional 30-man squad for the FIFA World Cup finals in Brazil was named by manager Vicente del Bosque.