FC Barcelona will be heading to the United States this summer for a preseason tour ahead of its 2018/19 LaLiga season. During the 2017/18 season, Barcelona won the Copa del Rey final after defeating Sevilla in the final. Plus, of course, they won the Spanish LaLiga title in convincing fashion. During this summer’s International Champions Cup, Barcelona will be playing against tough opposition including Spurs (in Los Angeles), AS Roma (in Arlington, Texas) and AC Milan (in San Francisco). In the 2018 International Champions Cup, all of the teams will play three games each to determine who will win this ... Read more
UEFA Champions League finalist Real Madrid will be heading to the United States this summer on a tour featuring games across the country versus high-profile teams. After the World Cup break, Real Madrid will play against Manchester United (in Miami), Juventus (in Maryland) and AS Roma (in New Jersey). Real Madrid will be competing in the 2018 International Champions Cup. And tickets are now available. Here’s the schedule of Real Madrid games (all kickoff times listed are in the Eastern United States time zone): Tuesday, July 31 Manchester United vs Real Madrid (International Champions Cup), 8pm, Miami [TICKETS] Saturday, ... Read more
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Real Betis vs. Sevilla, you’ve come to the right place. Betis have secured European football for next season and they could cap a fine campaign in front of their own supporters with a vibrant performance here. It’s set to be a special football occasion at the Estadio Benito Villamarin. Game: Real Betis vs. Sevilla Kickoff: Saturday, 12:30pm ET Looking to watch Real Betis vs. Sevilla online from work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the action. We Recommend: ... Read more
Real Madrid’s shirt for the 2018/19 season will feature a classic white and black design from adidas. The new shirt design, which will be officially revealed later this month by Real Madrid and adidas, features the Adidas Climachill template, which has debuted for the 2018 World Cup shirts. With images from the experts at FootyHeadlines, it’s the first time that Real Madrid has featured a classic white shirt with black trim since the 2008-09 season. Browse through the complete collection of Real Madrid shirts and merchandise.
The first el Clásico of 2018 featuring Barcelona and Real Madrid averaged 1.4 million viewers across beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Español on US television this past Sunday. The exciting 2-2 draw was watched by 1,057,992 viewers on beIN SPORTS en Español combined with 342,372 viewers who tuned in to watch the game on the English-language beIN SPORTS channel. The combined total viewers was 1,400,364. With commentaries from Phil Schoen/Ray Hudson (English-language) and Jose Hernandez/Pablo Marino (Spanish-language), the viewing number was far greater than the 845,000 viewers who watched the game in December 2017. In addition to the commentaries ... Read more
Madrid (AFP) – Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has refused to clarify the future of Antoine Griezmann, amid speculation the striker is set for a move to Barcelona. Barca were forced in January to deny publicly they had agreed a deal to sign Griezmann, who has indicated he wants his future resolved before the start of the World Cup. Reports in the Spanish press on Tuesday suggested Cerezo had met Griezmann for dinner in a bid to persuade the Frenchman to stay at Atletico, with the promise of a bumper new contract. Cerezo has denied meeting Griezmann for talks but ... Read more
Barcelona (AFP) – Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has admitted he met with representatives of Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann in October. Griezmann has indicated he wants his future decided before this summer’s World Cup after Barca were forced to deny in January they had already agreed a deal to sign the Frenchman. “We had conversations with his representative, as we have with other representatives,” Bartomeu told Catalan radio Rac1 on Monday. “This was last October, a meeting, nothing more. It should not give rise to speculation.” Griezmann has scored 30 goals in 51 games this season and can end ... Read more
Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona emerged from a thrilling Clasico the more satisfied on Sunday as the 10-man Catalans edged closer to a first unbeaten La Liga season following a 2-2 draw with Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo and Sergi Roberto both missed the second half at Camp Nou, the first injured, the second sent off, as Gareth Bale’s late strike rescued Real a point. Lionel Messi had given Barca the lead after early goals from Ronaldo and Luis Suarez. Barca, already crowned champions, remain 15 points ahead of Real in the table but this clash was about more than just points. ... Read more