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Granada stun dismal Barcelona to go top of La Liga

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde brought on Messi and Fati at halftime and although their introduction led to an improvement in the visitors' play, Granada doubled their lead in the 66th minute from the penalty spot.

Ansummane Fati being considered for Spain selection after Barcelona exhibition

Having already become Barcelona's youngest ever scorer two weeks ago, Fati became the youngest player to score in La Liga at Camp Nou when he opened the scoring against Valencia on Saturday.

Real Madrid scrape 3-2 win over Levante as Eden Hazard makes debut

Karim Benzema's delightful brace against Levante in Real Madrid's win was overshadowed by Eden Hazard's debut after recovering from his injury.

La Liga over the weekend: Preview, predicted line-up, injury news, suspensions

Real Madrid clash with fourth-placed Levante while champions Barcelona take on Valencia in La Liga fixtures this weekend.

I was made more of a scapegoat than most: Gareth Bale after pre-season woes

Gareth Bale expects his rocky relationship with the Spanish club to experience more turbulence despite a strong start to the campaign after almost leaving them in the close season.

La Liga: Atletico Madrid fight back to sink Eibar, Gareth Bale sees red after brace

Joao Felix scored his first Spanish league goal for Atletico Madrid to spark a 3-2 comeback win over Eibar as his team kept its perfect record

Ernesto Valverde slams ‘awful’ Barcelona performance after draw at promoted Osasuna

Ernesto Valverde was fiercely critical of his side after their 2-2 draw away to Osasuna on Saturday, saying he could not understand why they did not try to kill off the game when they were leading 2-1.

Antoine Griezmann double helps Barcelona get back to winning ways

Antoine Griezmann's maiden goal for the club proved to be the catalyst that Barcelona needed as they went on to score four more unanswered goals in 27 second-half minutes.

Real Madrid held to frustrating draw with Valladolid after late equaliser

Real Madrid's early optimism was punctured by an 88th-minute equaliser from Real Valladolid's Sergi Guardiola as Zinedine Zidane's side stumbled to a 1-1 draw in their first home game of the La Liga season on Saturday.

‘Indignant’ Villarreal’s Andres Fernandez slams penalty re-take due to VAR review

Villarreal coach Javi Calleja backed his goalkeeper and complained about the disruptions that has been brought to the game by the introduction of VAR, which has been in use in Spain since last season.

Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele out for five weeks with hamstring strain

Ousmane Dembele will be sidelined for about five weeks with a hamstring injury suffered in their defeat at Athletic Bilbao in the La Liga opener.

La Liga round-up: Atletico Madrid, Sevilla off to winning start

Atletico Madrid's revamped team got off to a winning start in the Spanish league. Sevilla had a successful start under former Spain coach Julen Lopetegui with a 2-0 win at Espanyol.