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19hSam Marsden

Barcelona's Valverde defiant over future

Ernesto Valverde said he doesn't see Saturday's Copa del Rey final as a chance for him to strengthen his position as Barcelona coach.

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Sources: Ramos considering Real Madrid exit

Sergio Ramos is contemplating leaving Real Madrid after 14 seasons with the club, a source within the club told ESPN's Paola Nunez on Friday.

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4dAdriana Garcia

Casillas' wife says she is battling cancer

Sara Carbonero has said she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, less than three weeks after her husband suffered a heart attack.

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4dDermot Corrigan

Zidane returning to Madrid 'heroic' - Valdano

Former Real Madrid sporting director Jorge Valdano has told ESPN FC that Zinedine Zidane returning to the Bernabeu as coach was a "heroic act."

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4dDermot Corrigan

Source: Varane staying at Real amid United links

Raphael Varane will stay at Real Madrid amid reported interest from the likes of Manchester United, a source close to the player has confirmed.

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Osasuna promoted to La Liga after Granada win

Osasuna sealed their promotion to La Liga on Monday with three games to spare after Granada beat Albacete 1-0.

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Sources: Barca could lose De Ligt to Juve, PSG

Barcelona believe they have lost ground to Juve, PSG and Bayern in the race to sign Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, sources have told ESPN FC.

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6dDermot Corrigan

Bale agent relaxed over Real Madrid future

Gareth Bale's agent Jonathan Barnett has told EPN FC he is relaxed over comments from Zinedine Zidane about his client's attitude.

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6dDermot Corrigan

Kroos signs Madrid contract extension to 2023

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has extended his contract up until June 2023, ending speculation over the Germany international's future.

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