Cristiano Ronaldo starts off his goalscoring season with a rain of goals against Espanyol. Watch this goalscoring masterclass as the World's best player plunders his first five goals of the 2015/16 Liga BBVA season.
Real Madrid have bought back winger Lucas Vazquez from Spanish rivals Espanyol on a five-year contract. The 24-year-old Vazquez came up through Madrid's youth system before playing last season at Espanyol on loan. Espanyol exercised a clause to purchase Vazquez, but Madrid then reached a deal with the Barcelona-based club to buy
Midfielder Albert Riera has been released by Udinese after failing to make a single appearance for the Serie A club. Udinese announced the signing of the Spaniard in March on a pre-contract agreement after he was released by Turkish giants Galatasaray. Riera spent the remainder of last season on loan at Watford
Andr├® Villas-Boas said that┬áGareth Bale┬áhad been under no "obligation" to report to White Hart Lane for┬áTottenham Hotspur's 1-1 friendly draw against Espanyol┬áon Saturday because of injury as the Wales forward's proposed transfer to┬áReal Madrid┬ácontinued to cast its inescapable shadow. Bale's no-show for the club's only home fixture of the pre-season was
Espanyol have declined to offer midfielder Joan Verdu a new contract after rejecting the playerÔÇÖs demands. The 30-year-old, whose existing agreement runs out at the end of June,revealed last month that it was him who proposed a fresh offer to the club,but it has emerged that President Joan Collet has chosen
Barcelona will look to extend their winning streak in La Liga when they visit neighbours Espanyol on Sunday night. The Catalans enjoyed a comfortable 2-1 win over Real Valladolid on Sunday night before they were officially presented with the La Liga trophy. Tito VilanovaÔÇÖs side increased their tally to 94 points and