The three Premier League stars have been left out of Spain's 25 man squad
Sid Lowe sees Atletico and Sevilla draw blanks, while league leaders Real Madrid are held at home by a weakened Villarreal side.
As the founding manager of Spain's treble dynasty, Luis Aragones' place in history is assured. Keir Radnedge remembers the career of the man who died on Saturday aged 75.
La Liga plans to create a new tournament called the "LFP World Challenge" which will see friendly matches played in Europe, North and South America and Asia in order to…
In-form striker Diego Costa had a choice to make: represent the most successful team in World Cup history against the team that has dominated international football since 2008
South Africa receive a rankings boost as FIFA confirm that their historic win over Spain will be deemed a full A international fixture.
A sporting gesture in their mid-week victory over World Champions Spain, looks like it might cost South Africa a much needed boost in the FIFA rankings.
After being snubbed by Luiz Felipe Scolari, Brazil born striker Diego Costa admits he would not be averse to the idea of representing Spain.
New coaches at Barcelona and Real Madrid, but with other clubs going backwards, there appears little prospect of the Spanish duopoly being broken up.
Team-by-team guide to the new season in Spain.