Champions Barcelona overcame a dogged Villarreal side to win 2-0 at home on Sunday, with goals from stalwart defender Gerard Pique and youngster Carles Alena, to provisionally return to the top of La Liga.
The victory extended Barcelona's unbeaten streak against Villarreal in all competitions to 21 games (16-0-5), with their last loss against the Yellow Submarine coming in March 2008
Pique headed the Catalans in front in the 36th minute, connecting with a cross from the lively Ousmane Dembele who...
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Barcelona's long pursuit of Frenkie de Jong could be coming to an end as Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain reportedly prepare a bidding war for the Ajax midfielder.
While de Jong is likely to cost upward of €50 million, Marca are reporting that Barca's attentions have switched to Villarreal's Pablo...
Real Madrid are monitoring the progress of Villarreal's Alfonso Pedraza, a source has told ESPN FC.
Pedraza, 22, has over 100 senior appearances and can play either at left-back or left-wing. He is under contract at Villarreal until June 2021, with a buy-out clause of €22 million.
Madrid's two left-backs are injured vice-captain Marcelo, 30, who has been linked with Juventus in recent months, and Sergio Reguilon, 21, who made his senior debut in the 1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow.
Struggling Villarreal derailed Atletico Madrid's hopes of taking top spot in La Liga with a 1-1 draw at home on Saturday and were unfortunate not to win the game after squandering a number of chances in the second half.
Filipe Luis broke the deadlock early in the second half by nodding a looping ball into the net after it had clanged against the crossbar off the head of Villarreal defender Ramiro Funes Mori.
Mario Gaspar grabbed a scrappy equaliser for the home side in the 64th minute, finishing...