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Barcelona lose Super Cup to Bilbao

Monday, August 17th 2015, 22:40
related places: Barcelona

Athletic Bilbao win the Spanish Super Cup as a 1-1 draw with Barcelona at the Nou Camp secures a 5-1 aggregate victory.
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My heart and head with Real - Ramos

Monday, August 17th 2015, 14:24

Manchester United target Sergio Ramos signs a new five-year deal with Real Madrid and says he never wanted to leave.
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British boy drowns at Spanish resort

Monday, August 17th 2015, 12:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A four-year-old British boy drowns in a swimming pool during a family holiday at a resort in southern Spain.
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Fascist anthem gaffe at badminton

Monday, August 17th 2015, 11:57

World badminton organisers apologise after the fascist-era Spanish national anthem is played for winner Carolina Marin.
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Spanish bulls gore seven to death

Monday, August 17th 2015, 10:13

Bulls gore seven people to death during festivals across Spain in less than two months - including four over the weekend.
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Enrique targets Barcelona comeback

Sunday, August 16th 2015, 22:49
related places: Barcelona

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique says they can produce an unlikely comeback against Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup.
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Barcelona thrashed 4-0 by Bilbao

Friday, August 14th 2015, 23:06
related places: Barcelona

Athletic Bilbao destroy Barcelona in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup as Aritz Aduriz nets a hat-trick.
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Cilla 'house burglary plot foiled'

Friday, August 14th 2015, 17:36

Cilla Black's son reveals a suspected plot to burgle the entertainer's home has been foiled as a coroner rules she died accidentally.
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Soldado heading for Villarreal

Friday, August 14th 2015, 17:09
related places: Villarreal

Tottenham striker Roberto Soldado is returning to Spain after Spurs reveal they have reached agreement with Villarreal.
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Southampton sign Romeu in £5m deal

Wednesday, August 12th 2015, 18:52

Southampton sign midfielder Oriol Romeu from Premier League champions Chelsea for £5m on a three-year deal.
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Barca situation difficult - Pedro

Wednesday, August 12th 2015, 10:41
related places: Pedro

Forward Pedro calls his situation "difficult" after Barcelona's technical secretary said he wants to leave the Spanish club.
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Dutch teen dies in Spain bungee jump

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 16:46
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Santander

A 17-year-old Dutch girl is killed while bungee jumping from a viaduct near Santander in northern Spain.
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Matador gored by bull in Spain

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 14:24

A leading Spanish bullfighter, whose father died in a bullfight, is in a serious condition after being gored by a bull, a regional government official says.
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Tuesday's gossip column

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 6:31

Man City make £47m bid for Kevin De Bruyne, Real Madrid's final offer for David De Gea & Leiva to leave Reds.
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VIDEO: British bobbies on the beat in Magaluf

Monday, August 10th 2015, 13:21
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Two British police officers start work this week in Majorca's Magaluf to help their Spanish counterparts deal with troublesome UK holidaymakers.
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Spain 'violated' Gibraltar's waters

Sunday, August 9th 2015, 17:54
related countries: Gibraltar Gibraltar, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Spanish vessels and helicopters committed a "clear violation of international law" after entering UK waters in Gibraltar, the Foreign Office says.
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De Gea not the same player - Van Gaal

Friday, August 7th 2015, 22:41

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says keeper David De Gea is not "capable" of playing against Tottenham on Saturday.
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Fires in Spain as Europe heat soars

Friday, August 7th 2015, 17:36

Wildfires force some 1,400 people to leave their homes in western Spain as dry, hot conditions spark warnings in other European countries.
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Wednesday's gossip column

Wednesday, August 5th 2015, 6:28

Manchester United set for £20m Pedro deal, Chelsea to bid £30m for John Stones, Gareth Bale will stay at Real Madrid, plus more.
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Bale scores against Spurs for Real

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 19:27
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Real

Gareth Bale scores against former club Tottenham Hotspur to secure a 2-0 pre-season friendly win for Real Madrid in Germany.
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Picasso 'national treasure' seized

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 15:14
related countries: France France

A Picasso artwork considered to be a national treasure by Spanish authorities is seized by French customs in Corsica.
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Cilla died after stroke, says coroner

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 14:46

Cilla Black died of natural causes after falling and having a stroke on the balcony of her Spanish home, a coroner confirms.
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Cilla Black post-mortem 'inconclusive'

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 11:04

A post-mortem on singer and entertainer Cilla Black proves inconclusive, reports from Spain suggest.
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Bale and Benzema staying - Benitez

Monday, August 3rd 2015, 17:43

Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez does not expect forwards Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema to leave the club.
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Morocco migrant dies in suitcase

Monday, August 3rd 2015, 13:50
related countries: Morocco Morocco

A Moroccan man suffocates to death in a suitcase as his brother tries to smuggle him into Spain in the boot of his car, Spain says.
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Ronaldo 'gives agent Greek island'

Monday, August 3rd 2015, 9:53
related countries: Greece Greece

Multi-millionaire Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo gives his agent Jorge Mendes a Greek island as a wedding present, media reports say.
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TV star Cilla Black dies aged 72

Sunday, August 2nd 2015, 22:28

Singer and TV star Cilla Black, who enjoyed a 50-year showbusiness career, dies at her home in southern Spain.
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Charges over Spanish bungee death

Friday, July 31st 2015, 12:45

Two people are charged with manslaughter after a woman died while bungee jumping in Spain.
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De Gea saga unfavourable - Van Gaal

Thursday, July 30th 2015, 6:07

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says goalkeeper David De Gea's link to Real Madrid has caused a problem.
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Atletico re-sign Luis from Chelsea

Tuesday, July 28th 2015, 12:59
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Luis

Chelsea and Brazil full-back Filipe Luis rejoins Atletico Madrid, one year after his move to Stamford Bridge.
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VIDEO: Huge wildfire hits Spain's Catalonia region

Monday, July 27th 2015, 16:53

The Catalonia region of Spain has seen its biggest forest fire this year, with more than 1,200 hectares burned in less than 24 hours.
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French farmers block border roads

Monday, July 27th 2015, 10:18
related countries: France France, Germany Germany

French farmers stop lorries importing farm produce from Germany and Spain, in a border protest over alleged unfair price competition.
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Iberian lynx returns to Spain from verge of extinction

Friday, July 24th 2015, 23:27

Hard work saves Spanish lynx from extinction
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Delph injured on debut as City lose

Friday, July 24th 2015, 14:37

Fabian Delph's Manchester City debut ends with a suspected hamstring injury 18 minutes into a 4-1 defeat by Real Madrid.
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Spain ends marriage for 14-year-olds

Thursday, July 23rd 2015, 10:25

Spain raises the minimum age for marriage from 14 to 16, having had the lowest marrying age in Europe.
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Ramos 100% certain to stay - Benitez

Thursday, July 23rd 2015, 8:11

Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez has reiterated that Manchester United target Sergio Ramos is "100%" staying.
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Woman dies bungee jumping in Spain

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015, 16:14
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A woman from London dies in a bungee jump while on holiday visiting family in Spain.
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Spanish journalists 'kidnapped' in Syria

Tuesday, July 21st 2015, 17:57
related countries: Syria Syria

Three Spanish journalists missing in Syria are thought to have been kidnapped, Spanish media say.
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Guardiola runs for Catalan office

Monday, July 20th 2015, 21:33

Former Barcelona football manager Pep Guardiola is to stand as a pro-Catalan independence candidate in Spanish elections.
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Thomas crashes as Plaza wins stage

Monday, July 20th 2015, 17:14
related countries: France France

Britain's Geraint Thomas suffers a spectacular crash on stage 16 of the Tour de France as Ruben Plaza wins the stage.
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Two Spanish riders die after US crash

Monday, July 20th 2015, 9:53
related countries: United States United States
related places: California, Sunday

Two Spanish riders die after a multi-bike crash at a World Superbike support event in California on Sunday.
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Spanish 'ghost airport' sold off

Saturday, July 18th 2015, 11:13

An abandoned airport that fell victim to Spain's property bust is snapped up by foreign investors for €10,000 (£7,000) at a bankruptcy auction.
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De Gea staying unless Ramos joins

Friday, July 17th 2015, 17:00

Manchester United are prepared to let goalkeeper David De Gea leave for free next summer rather than give in to Real Madrid.
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Ramos not leaving Real - Benitez

Friday, July 17th 2015, 9:16
related places: Real

Manchester United target Sergio Ramos will not leave Real Madrid this summer, says the Spanish club's boss Rafael Benitez.
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Real Madrid 'most valuable' team

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 16:47

Real Madrid are named the world's most valuable sports team, above Dallas Cowboys, New York Yankees and Manchester United.
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Casillas exit leaves bad taste - Xavi

Tuesday, July 14th 2015, 11:15

Iker Casillas's Real Madrid exit leaves a "bad taste in the mouth", according to his former Spain team-mate Xavi.
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VIDEO: Four gored at running of the bulls

Sunday, July 12th 2015, 1:40
related places: Pamplona

Four people were gored on the fifth day of the running of the bulls in the Spanish city of Pamplona.
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Casillas to join Porto from Madrid

Saturday, July 11th 2015, 21:35
related places: Madrid, Porto

Porto agree a deal to sign Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas, 34, from Real Madrid.
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Williams win completes 'Serena Slam'

Saturday, July 11th 2015, 14:37

Serena Williams beat Spain's Garbine Muguruza to win Wimbledon for the sixth time and complete the 'Serena Slam'.
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Williams to meet Muguruza in final

Thursday, July 9th 2015, 16:05
related countries: Poland Poland

Serena Williams brushes aside fourth seed Maria Sharapova to set up a Wimbledon final against Spain's Garbine Muguruza.
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Thursday's gossip column

Thursday, July 9th 2015, 6:53
related places: Porto

Manchester United's Robin van Persie to Fenerbahce, Iker Casillas leaves Real Madrid for Porto, Raheem Sterling latest, plus more.
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Madrid to drop Franco street names

Tuesday, July 7th 2015, 11:17
related places: Franco, Madrid

The new left-wing council in the Spanish capital Madrid plans to remove all names relating to Gen Franco's dictatorship from streets and plazas.
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Barca sign Atletico's Turan for £24m

Monday, July 6th 2015, 20:39
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Turan

Barcelona announce the signing of Turkey international midfielder Arda Turan from Atletico Madrid for an initial £24m.
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Sunday's gossip column

Sunday, July 5th 2015, 7:16
related places: Pedro

Manchester City to bid for Paul Pogba, United to make move for Kane, Arsenal and Liverpool target Pedro, plus more.
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Saturday's gossip column

Saturday, July 4th 2015, 6:58
related places: Cazorla, Real

Man City ready to spend more than £100m, Ramos determined to leave Real, Atletico Madrid target Cazorla, plus more.
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Amadeus in $830m airline IT deal

Thursday, July 2nd 2015, 10:38

Spanish travel technology firm Amadeus agrees a deal to buy Navitaire, a subsidiary of consulting group Accenture, for $830m.
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Atletico agree £24.8m Martinez deal

Wednesday, July 1st 2015, 23:25
related countries: Colombia Colombia
related places: Porto

Porto confirm that Atletico Madrid have agreed to pay £24.8m to sign their Colombian striker Jackson Martinez.
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Ramos 'would only leave for Man Utd'

Wednesday, July 1st 2015, 19:17
related places: Real

Sergio Ramos will only leave Real Madrid to join Manchester United, according to former Real president Ramon Calderon.
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