Angry Arda Turan Thinks A Flying Boot Is An Appropriate Form Of Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Sport

Wednesday's Atletico - Barcelona match saw five goals, a fight, a penalty and two red cards, but perhaps the most interesting part was when Madrid mid...

Ronaldo: The Debate Ends Here

Wasim Mahmood | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Sport
Wasim Mahmood

Having mastered every challenge his sport has placed before him, Ronaldo no longer competes with his peers but has transcended to higher plane to seek measure against the likes of Ali, Nicklaus, Federer, Phelps and Bolt, to name but a few. For in Ronaldo there is no doubt he deserves his place among such stellar company.

Ronaldo Roars..Twitter Explodes!

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza & Elliot Wagland | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo's bizarre Ballon d'Or acceptance ROAR sent Twitter into meltdown on Monday night. As far as acceptance speeches go this may be th...

Why Tourists and Technology Aren't Always the Perfect Harmony

Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Tech
Jessica Pitocchi

I closed my eyes and spent a moment trying to just listen to the soothing sound of the choir and block out all the clicking and flashing, but it was genuinely difficult and it made me quite sad.

Man City Face Barcelona In Champions League Last 16

Huffington Post UK | Toby Gladwin | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Sport

There were mixed results for the three remaining Premier League sides after the last-16 Champions League draw. Manchester City have drawn Barcelona...

'Neo-Nazi' Mauled By Lion

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK

A man - reported to be a neo-Nazi demonstrator - has been seriously injured after climbing into lion enclosure at Barcelona Zoo. Dressed in an army...

This Could Be The Most Ridiculous Over-Reaction All Year

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Sport

Barcelona's Neymar Jr. is at the centre of a headbutt storm after a 20th minute incident during Sunday's La Liga fixture against Valencia. The Barc...

Player Focus: Neymar Discovering His Goalscoring Touch in Spain

Ben McAleer | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

Four goals for Brazil at the 2014 World Cup convinced the world that Neymar can carry the goalscoring burden for his country and it's evident that his absence in the eventual 7-1 defeat to Germany affected his teammates. The pressure that comes with shouldering such a responsibility is enough to see any player crumble, but Neymar did so effortlessly...

Forgotten Stories From Spain: 1984 and the Spanish Civil War by Paul Read, a Review

Matthew Hirtes | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Matthew Hirtes

Where does a free society end and a police state begin? It's a question which vexed one of the world's finest political commentators, George Orwell, during his six months' service in the Spanish Civil War. And a question which remains just as relevant today, a whole millennium later.

Why Pep Guardiola Is Not the Only Candidate to Replace Manuel Pellegrini

Steven Allweis | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Sport
Steven Allweis

Guardiola will be in high demand whenever he decides to move on from Bayern Munich, but the irony is that for precisely the same reasons he was given the opportunity to manage Barcelona, he may well end up getting overlooked for the job at City.

'The Biggest Fuck-Up Of My Life' - The Best Quotes From Guardiola's Biography

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Sport

Spanish journalist Marti Perarnau was granted enviable access to Pep Guardiola during his first year in charge of Bayern Munich and the result is a fa...

Guardiola Wants To Manage United, But Could City Beat Them To Him?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Sport

Pep Guardiola has revealed he envisages managing Manchester United in the near future in a new book documenting his first year managing Bayern Munich....

Who Still Scares Piqué?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Sport

Barcelona defender Gerard Piqué admits he is still scared of Roy Keane and even tried to hide from him during a Champions League game last season. ...

He Didn't Score, So What Did Marquinhos Have To Celebrate About?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Sport

Celebrating a tackles is, like whooping at winning a penalty, frowned upon but Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos can be excused for his joyous o...

Beckham And Pals Take In PSG-Barça

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Sport

David Beckham, Jay-Z and Beyoncé chose the right Champions League game to attend on Tuesday night as they witnessed a cracker between Paris Saint-Ger...

Another European Separatist Movement Has Called A Referendum

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK

BARCELONA — The president of Spain's powerful northeastern region of Catalonia on Saturday has called an independence referendum, the latest secessi...

Samuel Luckhurst

United Aren't The First: Van Gaal Has Often Taken Chances With His Defences | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Sport

Top-heavy and as porous as a sieve, Louis van Gaal's team always invited opponents but had an abundance of options in attack. No, that is not a descri...

Team Focus: Enrique's Faith in Youth Easing Concerns Over Barca's Transfer Ban

Ben McAleer | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

Barcelona may not be able to sign anyone until January 2016, but the youngsters have come into the side and shown why La Masia is so highly thought of. Enrique would have helped a number of the players' development having managed Barcelona B between June 2008 and June 2011 and the team are now reaping the benefits.

Nike's Kit Designers Are Running Out Of Ideas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Sport

Nike's kit design malaise has continued with a glut of psychedelic European strips they have released simultaneously on the eve of the first round of ...

Slow On The Turn With Little Mobility, It's Vermaelen... Parking

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Sport

Thomas Vermaelen was often accused of turning slowly and showing little mobility in the Arsenal defence, which could apply to his parking. Yes, new...

Champions League Transfers

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

On Monday night the transfer window battened down its hatches once again. Summer is over and it's time for football transfers to go in to hibernation until New Years Day 2015. Some Champions League clubs will be delighted with their summer dealings - others... not so much.

Catalonia - Beyond the Bright Lights of Barcelona

Justin Francis | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Justin Francis

Spain's north-east corner holds a secret. Technically, it's not Spain. At least that's what you will be told again and again by the Catalan people, fiercely protective of their independence and identity. It's a region of incredible individuality...

Player Focus: Fàbregas Signing Should Bring Out the Best in Schürrle

Ben McAleer | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

The competition for starting spots in Schürrle's position is high. Mourinho can call on Eden Hazard, Willian and Mohamed Salah to play on the right and left flank and with Hazard a dead cert to start when fit, there are three players effectively battling for one spot... With Fàbregas pulling the strings in midfield, Schürrle is likely to have numerous opportunities to better his goal return this term.

Banned! Fifa Reject Barça Transfer Ban Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Sport

Fifa have rejected Barcelona's appeal against a one-year transfer ban which will now come into effect in January 2015. The world football governing...

Something To Chew On: Suárez Makes Barça Debut

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Sport

Luis Suárez came off the bench to make his first appearance for Barcelona in a 6-0 thrashing of Leon in Monday night's friendly match at the Camp Nou...