Late Modric magic gives Madrid win over Sevilla

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric came off the bench to net a stunning strike from the edge of the box late in the second half to secure a 1-0 home win over Sevilla on Sunday to stretch their lead at the top of LaLiga to eight points.

Luka Modric thumps in a beauty from distance (1:01)
Osasuna hold Las Palmas to a draw (2:15)
Real Betis vs. Athletic Bilbao - Game Highlights (2:14)
Cadiz score stunning last-gasp equalizer in LaLiga relegation battle vs. Celta (1:04)
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Sources: Palmeiras seek Endrick transfer delay

Palmeiras are planning one last push to convince Real Madrid to allow them to keep Endrick until the end of 2024, sources have told ESPN.

Luka Romero finds the back of the net for Almería (0:36)
Alavés vs. Mallorca - Game Highlights (2:14)
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Xavi: No regrets over leaving Barça after 4-0 win

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernández said he has no regrets about stepping down at the end of the season after Saturday's 4-0 LaLiga win over Getafe.

How 'brilliant' Barcelona cruised past Getafe in LaLiga (1:17)
Barcelona keep pressure on Real Madrid with 4-0 win vs. Getafe (2:11)
Ancelotti expects legend-level welcome for Ramos at the Bernabeu (1:16)
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Sevilla accuse Real Madrid TV of ref 'harassment'

Sevilla have complained to the RFEF accusing Real Madrid TV of a "campaign of persecution and harassment" against the referees due to officiate their game on Sunday.

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2dAlex Kirkland and Rodrigo Faez

LaLiga chief: '99% chance' Mbappé joins Madrid

LaLiga president Javier Tebas said on Friday that there is a "99% chance" that Kylian Mbappé joins Real Madrid this summer.

'The Bicycle Diaries': Trading in soccer cleats for skis in Granada (2:52)
Santiago Comesaña finds the back of the net for Villarreal (1:08)
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Valencia game postponed after deadly fire in city

LaLiga has postponed Valencia's and Levante's games this weekend at the clubs' request after a deadly fire in the Spanish city on Thursday.

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Ex-Barça player Alves jailed for sexual assault

Dani Alves was sentenced to 4½ years in prison on Thursday after a court found him guilty of sexually assaulting a woman in a Barcelona nightclub in 2022.