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VAR has been a success in La Liga: Spanish referees

VAR checked 4,293 actions - an average of 12 per match - in the 380-game La Liga season, intervening a total of 121 times (3.14 per game) and leading to 114 changed decisions.

Lionel Messi increases goal haul as Barcelona draw with Eibar

Barcelona captain and La Liga top scorer Lionel Messi rounded off a spectacular season by netting twice in a 2-2 draw away to Eibar in the champions' final game on Sunday, taking his tally to a remarkable 36 league goals.


Atletico Madrid captain Diego Godin to leave club, lips sealed on next move

Diego Godin, 33, has played 387 times for Atletico since joining from Villarreal in 2010, scoring 27 goals - including famously clinching the club's first La Liga title in 18 years with a header in a 1-1 draw at Barcelona in 2014.

La Liga fixtures moved to avoid clash with Women's Champions League final

La Liga has rescheduled matches on the last day of the season to avoid clashing with the Women's Champions League final between Barcelona and holders Olympique Lyonnais on May 18, a spokesman for the organisation told Reuters.

Real Madrid beat Villarreal in front of sparse Bernabeu crowd; Huesca relegated after Valencia rout

As a disappointing season for Madrid winds to a close, the encounter at the Bernabeu was played in front of only 46,294 fans, in a stadium that holds over 80,000.

La Liga: Sevilla stumble again, lose to Leganes

Sevilla suffered its worst home loss of the season on Friday, falling 3-0 at home to Leganes in the Spanish league and stumbling again in the fight for a Champions League berth.


La Liga: No winners in race for fourth Champions League spot; Real Madrid suffer 10th league defeat

Valencia's hopes of sneaking into the top four in La Liga were severely dented with a limp 1-0 defeat at home to Eibar on Sunday.

Messi seals another La Liga title for Barcelona

Barca lead the standings on 83 points after 35 games, an unassailable nine clear of second-placed Atletico Madrid with three matches left because they have a superior head-to-head record with Atleti this season.

La Liga title homecoming awaits untouchable Barcelona

rnesto Valverde's side are nine points clear of Atletico Madrid with each club having four games left and Barca, who have the better head-to-head record, could be champions before kick off at the Nou Camp if Atleti lose at home to Real Valladolid.

Barcelona on verge of Liga title after beating Alaves

Should second place Atletico Madrid lose at Valencia on Wednesday or against Real Valladolid on Saturday, Barcelona will be champions before they face Levante that evening.

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Celebration in Catalonia as Barcelona clinch 24th La Liga crown

As Barcelona clinch their 24th La Liga crown beating Granada, there was celebration in Catalonia.

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El Madrigal: Home to Spanish football club Villarreal

If there is anything important than Pottery in the city of Villarreal, it has to be its football team. The 23,000 seater stadium can hold almost half of Villarreal's 50,000 population bringing the town to a standstill when there is La Liga action.

Coliseum Alfonso Perez - Where Giants Tremble

Coliseum Alfonso Perez has been host to many great nights in Spanish football history. Home ground of Getafe CF, the Stadium has become a ground to be feared by all other teams with each passing season in La Liga.


The picturesque Abanca Balaidos stadium

Celta Vigo's scenic Abanca Balasidos stadium has been a host to some of the heated clashes in La Liga during its 90-year history. The stadium has also hosted some of the major music concerts of artists such as a Madonna and the Rolling Stones.

A great stadium south of Madrid

Club Deportivo Leganés boasts of not just having a most loyal fan base in La Liga but also having one of the most enticing stadium in the world. Watch this video to know everything about Leganes' stadium Butarque