For Real Madrid, summer has been full of rumors and speculation that should already be the norm for one of the biggest clubs in football.
However, one of the biggest links with the team has been with English Premier League club Manchester United, and their continuing saga on Red Devils goalkeeper David de Gea. Even before the summer began, there were talks on a possible move for De Gea from Old Trafford to join Madrid at the Bernabeu.
Many reasons have been cited such as De Gea's family, or simply his love for the Spanish club – and there have been no shortage of talks linking the two together. more >>
Now looking to improve on the defensive end, Barcelona are heavily linked to Tunisian defender Aymen Abdennour.
The center back currently plays for AS Monaco and is said to be the top priority for the European champions as they look to add strength on their back four.
It is believed that the interest is mutual as Abdennour revealed that he is very willing to join Barcelona, and that he fits the team's fold very well. more >>
Real Madrid continue their chase for the top spot in the Spanish La Liga as they host Almeria at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. The match is on April 29, 2015 at 2 p.m. ET.
Currently, Madrid are two points behind Barcelona and are second in the table. They are trying to get as much points as they can while hoping that the Catalans slip with only five matches remaining in the league.
The Los Blancos are riding a five-match winning streak, with their most recent match a 4-2 win over Celta de Vigo. more >>
Real Madrid will host struggling Malaga at Estadio Santiago Bernabeau in the Spanish La Liga. The match is on April 18, 2015 at 2 p.m. ET.
Two points behind Barcelona as of this time, Madrid have pulled off three straight wins since their loss to the Catalans late in March. They thrashed Granada 9-1 behind five goals from Cristiano Ronaldo, before visiting Rayo Vallecano and leaving with a 2-0 victory. In their home clash against Eibar, Ronaldo, Javier Hernandez and Jesse Rodriguez scored for the Los Blancos as they comfortably collected three points.
With only a handful of matches left in the season, Madrid must continue to keep getting maximum points and hope that Barcelona stumble along the way in order to retake their place atop the standings. more >>
Barcelona will try to extend their lead atop the La Liga table as they host Valencia CF at Camp Nou. The match is on April 18, 2015 and kick-off is at 10 a.m. ET.
They currently hold a two-point lead over Real Madrid in the standings and with only a few games left in the season, every game is crucial.
If Barcelona wins over Valencia, they will extend their lead to five points and put pressure on Madrid who have a later kick-off time as they host Malaga. A draw paired with a win for Madrid puts them level in points to set-up a big finish in Spain's top flight. more >>
Barcelona travel to Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan to face Sevilla in the Spanish La Liga on Saturday with a start time of 2 p.m. ET, and the game is available to watch online through live stream (details below).
Both teams are in excellent forms as Sevilla have won five straight matches. They are currently fifth in the La Liga table and are only one point behind Valencia for the UEFA Champions League spot.
Meanwhile, Barcelona are atop the table with 74 points, four points above rivals Real Madrid who are second. more >>