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Leganés ends Real Madrid’s perfect run but can’t avoid relegation

The result also ended Madrid’s 10-game winning streak following the pandemic break. Zinedine Zidane’s team had sealed its record 34th league title — and first in three years — on Thursday.
Leganes' Roger Assale scores their second goal.(REUTERS)
Leganes' Roger Assale scores their second goal.(REUTERS)
Updated on Jul 20, 2020 07:48 AM IST
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MADRID | By Associated Press

Griezmann struggles symptomatic of a Barcelona lacking creativity

When Barca signed Griezmann last summer for 120 million euros from Atletico Madrid, many wondered where the Frenchman would fit into their stacked front line, which would have swelled further had Paris Saint-Germain come to terms over a deal for Neymar.
Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann(REUTERS)
Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann(REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 26, 2019 10:08 AM IST
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Madrid | By AFP

La Liga: Freak Arturo Vidal goal gives sluggish Barcelona victory against Leganes

The home side spurned two chances to extend their advantage before the break but Barca levelled in the 52nd minute when Luis Suarez glanced in Lionel Messi’s free kick.
Barcelona's Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring their second goal.(REUTERS)
Barcelona's Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring their second goal.(REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 23, 2019 08:05 PM IST
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MADRID | By Reuters

Zidane settles on core selection but Real Madrid need regular results

In the press conference after the match, one expectant journalist asked if it was Madrid’s best performance of the season. “No I don’t think so,” Zidane said.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane against Leganes in La Liga.(REUTERS)
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane against Leganes in La Liga.(REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 01, 2019 12:18 PM IST
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Madrid | By Agence France-Presse

Karim Benzema hat-trick helps Real Madrid back to winning ways in La Liga

The Frenchman increased his tally to 21 league goals this season – the first time he has achieved the total since 2015-16 – and now has 10 goals in his last seven appearances for the club.
Real Madrid's French forward Karim Benzema celebrates his second goal.(AFP)
Real Madrid's French forward Karim Benzema celebrates his second goal.(AFP)
Updated on Apr 21, 2019 11:33 PM IST
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Reuters | By Reuters

Lionel Messi comes off bench to help Barcelona beat Leganes 3-1, consolidate La Liga top spot

Lionel Messi came off the bench at Camp Nou with the score at 1-1 in the second half and set up a goal by Luis Suarez before adding one of his own
Barcelona stalwart Lionel Messi celebrates his goal against Leganes.(AFP)
Barcelona stalwart Lionel Messi celebrates his goal against Leganes.(AFP)
Updated on Jan 21, 2019 09:37 AM IST
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Barcelona | By AP

Blow for Real Madrid as Thibaut Courtois suffers hip injury

Madrid confirmed on Wednesday that Courtois has been diagnosed with a grade one injury, the least severe possible, and he was left out of the squad to face Leganes in the Copa del Rey.
File image of Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.(AFP)
File image of Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.(AFP)
Updated on Jan 09, 2019 11:36 PM IST
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Agence France-Presse | By AFP

Barcelona held by Athletic Bilbao as Lionel Messi comes on as substitute

Barcelona’s domestic struggles continued as they dropped points for the third game in a row, drawing 1-1 to Athletic Bilbao after Lionel Messi and Sergio Busquets had begun the match on the substitutes’ bench.
FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi sits on the bench prior of the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao.(AP)
FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi sits on the bench prior of the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao.(AP)
Updated on Sep 29, 2018 10:36 PM IST
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Barcelona | By Agence France-Presse

Pique mistake helps lowly Leganes shock Barcelona

Barcelona face Athletic Bilbao on Saturday and then Tottenham at Wembley in the Champions League four days later but one point from two of La Liga’s lesser opponents is a worry.
Barcelona's Spanish defender Gerard Pique (L) and Barcelona's Spanish midfielder Sergio Busquets react to Leganes' second goal(AFP)
Barcelona's Spanish defender Gerard Pique (L) and Barcelona's Spanish midfielder Sergio Busquets react to Leganes' second goal(AFP)
Updated on Sep 27, 2018 09:53 AM IST
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Leganés | By AFP

VAR disrupts flow of game, says Barcelona striker Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez scored a goal in Barcelona’s 8-2 win over Huesca on Sunday which was initially ruled out for offside but later awarded after the referee consulted VAR, leaving the Uruguayan unconvinced by the system.
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match between FC Barcelona and SD Huesca at the Camp Nou.(AFP)
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match between FC Barcelona and SD Huesca at the Camp Nou.(AFP)
Updated on Sep 05, 2018 04:18 PM IST
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Barcelona | By Reuters

Real Madrid win with Cristiano Ronaldo rested for Champions League semis

Real Madrid earned a 2-1 victory over Leganes in the La Liga on Saturday.
Real Madrid's Borja Mayoral celebrates scoring their second goal in a La Liga contest against Leganes at the Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid on Saturday.(Reuters)
Real Madrid's Borja Mayoral celebrates scoring their second goal in a La Liga contest against Leganes at the Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid on Saturday.(Reuters)
Updated on Apr 29, 2018 04:54 PM IST
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