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La Liga: Karim Benzema’s hat-trick helps Real Madrid back to winning ways

Karim Benzema 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.

La Liga roundup: Barcelona beat Real Sociedad, keep big lead

Days after beating Manchester United to reach the Champions League semifinals, Barcelona turned its focus to the Spanish league and defeated Real Sociedad 2-1.

Diego Costa refuses to train after Atletico Madrid fine him for verbal outburst: Report

Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa refused to train on Thursday after being told that his club was to fine him for a verbal outburst in a recent defeat by Barcelona, Spanish newspapers including AS, El Pais and Marca reported.

Diego Costa refuses to train after Atletico Madrid fine him for verbal outburst: Spanish media

Diego Costa has been banned for eight La Liga games by the Spanish Football Federation for verbally abusing referee Jesus Gil Manzano when he was sent off during the 2-0 loss at Barcelona on April 6.

Real Madrid stumble again in disappointing draw at Leganes

Real Madrid, playing on Monday for the first time in three years, in a slot reserved for teams not involved in Europe, produced a suitably subdued performance.

La Liga Stadiums: Girona and their strong bond with HBO series Game of Thrones

Girona, a city in Spain's Catalonia region and home to La Liga club, is also home to TV show Game of Thrones' locations King’s Landing, Oldtown and Braavos.

Lionel Messi rests for Manchester United as Barcelona play goalless draw at Huesca

Missing Lionel Messi and most of its regular starters, Barcelona could only draw 0-0 at Huesca in the Spanish league on Saturday, three days before the visit of Manchester United in the Champions League

Real Madrid secure 575 million euro loan to remodel stadium

Real Madrid secures financing worth 575 million euros (649.5 million dollars) to pay for the remodeling of its Santiago Bernabeu Stadium

Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros diagnosed with leukaemia

Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros revealed after his side's 2-0 win at Real Valladolid on Sunday that he had been diagnosed with leukaemia but vowed to continue in his job.

La Liga: Angry Diego Costa damages Atletico Madrid’s chance to pressure Barcelona

With Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez in unstoppable form, Barcelona didn't need much help to stay on course for another Spanish league title

Sevilla beat Alaves, move close to Champions League spot

Sevilla got back into the fight for a Champions League spot with a 2-0 home win over Alaves in the Spanish league

La Liga Preview: Atletico Madrid visit Barcelona with last chance to make title run

Atletico visits Barcelona on Saturday to try to keep alive its hopes of challenging for the Spanish league title and finishing a disappointing season on a high note.