Times of Oman
Football: Del Bosque rings changes for dethroned Spain
Spain's coach Vicente del Bosque arrives prior to a press conference at the Sport City grounds in Las Rozas, near Madrid.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Spain midfielder Alonso announces international retirement
Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso announced that he was retiring from football after making 114 appearances and scoring a total of 16 goals for his country.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Just How Good Could a Messi, Neymar and Suarez Attack Be for Barcelona?
No, it's not your dream front line on the new edition of FIFA , but it is Barcelona 's from October onwards.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Luis Enrique puts stamp on new Barca with Munir
Luis Enrique was brought back as a former player who knew the club's inner workings and demanding tradition of success after the team failed to win a major title for the first time in six years under former coach Gerardo Martino.
Barcelona vs. Elche: Winners and Losers from La Liga Game
It was a more than comfortable win for Barcelona as they dominated from start to finish, even with one man less.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Barcelona start new La Liga season under cloud of uncertainty
Barcelona's new reinforcements Jeremy Mathieu, Thomas Vermaelen and Luis Suarez will hope to end the title drought at Camp Nou this season.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Barca need Messi, Neymar, Suarez to mask...
After a year of political turmoil in the board and court rooms and disappointment on the pitch, Barcelona have not taken a first trophyless season in six years lying down.
Barcelona transfer ban appeal fails
Barcelona will be unable to sign players until January 2016 once the current transfer window shuts, after world governing body Fifa rejected the club's appeal against a transfer ban.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Revolution in Camp Nou as Barca look to right past errors
It has been a busy summer at the FC Barcelona offices in the Camp Nou Stadium as the club worked to put together a competitive squad for the current season after the disappointments of a 2013-14 campaign which saw them end empty-handed as Atletico and Real Madrid swept the trophy board.
Risks and rewards for Barcelona in Spanish league
The club has turned to former midfielder Luis Enrique, known for his forthright approach, to lead the rebuilding project that will likely have its unique set of challenges.
Top 10 signings for the 2014-15 Spanish League
FC Barcelona's Luis Suarez, from Uruguay, center, poses with Barcelona's sports director Andoni Zubizarreta, left, and Barcelona's vice-president Jordi Mestre during a press conference of his presentation at the Camp Nou in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Top six La Liga signings of the transfer...
Despite Spain's failure to shine at the World Cup in Brazil, La Liga has again lured a host of world stars to Spanish shores in recent months with Real Madrid and Barcelona predictably leading the way.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Barca coach won't rule out further signings
FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has refused to rule out the possibility of his side making further signings before the end of August.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Times of Oman
Football: "I'm paying for a mistake I made": Uruguayan striker Suarez
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez , forward Pedro Rodriguez and Barcelona's midfielder Xavi Hernandez take part in a training session at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in Sant Joan Despi, near Barcelona.
Will Fabregas Find His Square Hole?
Both Cesc Fabregas and Barcelona must have regrets about his three-year spell at the Nou Camp; Barca never quite gave him the chance to play in midfield... You might think that eyes have turned towards James Rodriguez but Gareth Bale is still the focus of attention in Madrid - 'Super Bale Goes Home' is the call from Marca... Clearly James Rodriguez ... (more)
You might think that eyes have turned towards James Rodriguez but Gareth Bale is still the focus of attention in Madrid - 'Super Bale Goes Home' is the call from Marca... Clearly James Rodriguez and Luis Suarez are a cut above anyone recently recruited by Real Sociedad, but still it is Carlos Vela rather than that pair who make the cut... Jose ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Iniesta: Suarez desperate to start playing again
Spain and Barcelona star, Andres Iniesta said Tuesday that Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez is desperate to return to the pitch as soon as possible in order to start playing with his new club.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Michael Phelps switches from Speedo, signs deal with Aqua Sphere
Swimmer Michael Phelps has been linked with Speedo throughout his career, most notably collecting a $1 million bonus after he won a record eight gold medals at the 2008 Olympics.
Jamie Carragher picks the best central midfielder of his generation and it isn't Gerrard
The Liverpool legend says that Xavi is the greatest central midfielder he has seen play, following the Spaniard's retirement from international football.
Xavi confirmed his place as Spain's best ever player before retiring
Xavi confirmed his place as Spain's best ever player before retiring... His style defined the country's golden generation Physically unimposing but allergic to giving the ball away, Xavi Hernandez will go down as Spain's greatest ever player, the man who best represented a generation that won three major international trophies back-to-back, and ... (more)