- Barcelona faces end of winning era Updated: Apr-17-14 1:47 pm
- 2 die, 3 missing as Spanish fishing boat capsizes Updated: Apr-17-14 10:52 am
- Atletico faces Elche in 1st of 5 'finals' Updated: Apr-17-14 5:56 am
- Bale leads Madrid 2-1 past Barca for Copa del Rey Updated: Apr-16-14 9:03 pm
- Real Madrid wins 19th Copa del Rey title Updated: Apr-16-14 7:42 pm
- Reus, Liverpool top AP football poll Updated: Apr-15-14 1:21 pm
- Barcelona faces Ronaldo-less Madrid in Copa final Updated: Apr-15-14 8:54 am
- Cristiano Ronaldo to miss Copa del Rey final Updated: Apr-15-14 7:59 am
- Aduriz nets 2, Bilbao beats Malaga 3-0 to stay 4th Updated: Apr-14-14 6:15 pm
- Atletico 4 wins away from Spanish title Updated: Apr-14-14 6:39 am
- Liverpool, Atletico continue sparkling form Updated: Apr-13-14 7:08 pm
- Diego Costa in Atletico squad for Getafe visit Updated: Apr-12-14 9:35 am
- Champions semis: Madrid-Bayern, Atletico-Chelsea Updated: Apr-11-14 2:05 pm
- Champions League Draw List Updated: Apr-11-14 9:09 am
- Madrid hopeful Ronaldo can play Copa del Rey final Updated: Apr-11-14 7:38 am
- Kompany, Hazard, Courtois make Belgium a contender Updated: Apr-11-14 5:57 am
- Barca's Champs League exit adds to post-Pep slide Updated: Apr-10-14 7:27 am
- Queiroz aiming to take Iran to the next level Updated: Apr-10-14 6:06 am
- 5 Argentina players to watch at the World Cup Updated: Apr-10-14 6:02 am
- Atletico wants to avoid Chelsea in Champs League Updated: Apr-10-14 5:44 am
- Atletico beats Barcelona to reach Champions semis Updated: Apr-09-14 6:36 pm
- Atletico's Costa out of Champions League match Updated: Apr-09-14 2:07 pm
- Ba helps Chelsea eliminate PSG to reach CL semis Updated: Apr-08-14 8:18 pm
- Real Madrid reaches Champs League semifinals Updated: Apr-08-14 7:11 pm
- 5 Spain players to watch at the World Cup Updated: Apr-08-14 8:36 am
BARCELONA, Spain - Barring a drastic turn of fortune, Barcelona is on the brink of finishing its worst season since former coach Pep Guardiola molded it into one of the most successful sides to play the game.
MADRID - Spain's maritime rescue service says two fishermen have died, three are missing and seven have been rescued after a fishing vessel capsized off the northern Spanish coast.
BARCELONA, Spain - Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has called the remaining league games of the season five "finals," and his team plays its first against Elche on Friday before receiving Chelsea in the Champions League.
VALENCIA, Spain - Gareth Bale filled the void left by the injured Cristiano Ronaldo, sealing Real Madrid's 19th Copa del Rey title with a late goal in Wednesday's 2-1 win over Barcelona.
VALENCIA, Spain - Gareth Bale raced down the field, avoided a defender and rolled the ball under goalkeeper Jose Pinto in the 90th minute, giving Real Madrid a 2-1 win over Barcelona on Wednesday night and its 19th Copa del Rey title.
LONDON - Liverpool took team of the week honors for the fourth time this season in The Associated Press weekly football poll following its 3-2 victory over English Premier League title rival Manchester City.
BARCELONA, Spain - Out of the Champions League and stumbling in Spain, Barcelona faces Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey final in likely its best chance to win some silverware this season.
MADRID - Real Madrid will be without Cristiano Ronaldo for the Copa del Rey final against Barcelona on Wednesday after the forward failed to recover from a leg injury.
BILBAO, Spain - Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz scored goals at the start of each half to help the Basque club beat Malaga 3-0 on Monday, strengthening its hold on Spain's final Champions League berth.
BARCELONA, Spain - With a smaller budget and no stars like Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, Atletico Madrid wasn't supposed to be leading the Spanish league with five matches left to play.
LIVERPOOL, England - There could be unlikely league winners in England and Spain this season, with Liverpool and Atletico Madrid keeping up their good form with wins on Sunday.
MADRID - Striker Diego Costa has returned to Atletico Madrid's squad for Sunday's Spanish league game at Getafe after recovering from a right thigh injury.
NYON, Switzerland - Draw Friday for the Champions League semifinals:
MADRID - Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has not ruled Cristiano Ronaldo out of the Copa del Rey final just yet, despite injury concerns.
BRUSSELS - Belgium is back in the World Cup after 12 years, and with its hottest crop of players in a generation.
MADRID - While it may be too soon to call Barcelona's Champions League exit the end of an era, the Spanish champion doesn't seem to have recovered from former coach Pep Guardiola's departure two seasons ago.
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz already has plenty of World Cup experience, and the country's national football team will be hoping to make the most of it in Brazil.
With a squad packed full of talent from Europe's top clubs, Argentina is certainly one of the title contenders at this year's World Cup.
MADRID - Atletico Madrid is hoping to avoid Chelsea in Friday's Champions League draw so that on-loan goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois can play in the semifinals.
MADRID - Atletico Madrid finally got the better of Spanish rival Barcelona on Wednesday as Koke's early goal guided his team to a 1-0 win and into the Champions League semifinals with a 2-1 aggregate victory.
LONDON - Growing up, Demba Ba dreamed about scoring big goals for Paris Saint-Germain. With the team he supported as a child on the verge of reaching the Champions League semifinals for the first time in 19 years, Ba instead scored the goal that knocked them out.
DORTMUND, Germany - Real Madrid failed to score without the injured Cristiano Ronaldo and only just hung on to advance to its fourth straight Champions League semifinal after losing 2-0 at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday.
MADRID - Spain has a surplus of talented players at nearly every position, so picking the right team will likely be Spain coach Vicente del Bosque's biggest dilemma.