United Interested In Signing Sevilla Defender Jules Kounde

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United have added a Sevilla defender to their shortlist of potential centre-backs to purchase. The Red Devils have had defensive woes plaguing them when it seemed unlikely. At the middle of the summer transfer window, it was evident that the side would be toothless up-front, having struggled to acquire Jadon Sancho. However, that right-forward…

Analysis: Are Manchester United Emulating Real Madrid’s Transfer Policy?

By BF Staff

This summer transfer window pointed to a curious trend at Manchester United. While the Red Devils were shy and frankly disappointing in their first-team pursuits, they did exercise a lot of resources in bolstering their youth options. The obvious names in this regard are Facundo Pellistri and Amad Diallo but the trend extends even to…

Sergio Reguilon: Manchester United Will Not Accept Buy-Back Clause

By Naveen Kelvin

Sergio Reguilon could easily end up at Manchester United should the talks between the two clubs go well. Over the past few days, the likelihood of the Spanish left-back joining Old Trafford has seemed immense. Rumours were floating all around the place especially after the Red Devils confirmed the signing of Donny van de Beek…

Manchester United Have Signed Young Atletico Madrid Striker

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United appears set on acquiring the best young talent from Spanish clubs. The Red Devils have been focusing heavily on their youth academy as of recent. The past few windows have seen them sign some of the best upcoming names from across Europe, setting the stage for a potentially impressive ascent into the senior…

Man Utd Want To Sign Sergio Reguilon – Real Madrid Ready To Sell For €25m

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United are eyeing Real Madrid’s on-loan left-back. Luke Shaw certainly had a terrific season with the Red Devils last campaign, arguably his first one of great impact in a while. However, as has often been the case with the Englishman, he ended the campaign injured and that continues to put some doubt on his…

Wayne Rooney Reacts To Lionel Messi’s Potential Transfer To Man City

By Naveen Kelvin

Lionel Messi’s potential exit from Barcelona has got the football world talking. A transfer, if it occurs, would be a momentous one with the shockwaves hitting both domestic and European football. At the moment, it is Manchester City who are touted to be the most likely destination for the Argentine superstar. Other clubs are allegedly…

Manchester United In Pole Position To Sign Lionel Messi

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United have allegedly approached Lionel Messi over a summer transfer. Barcelona’s embarrassing end to the season with a heavy 8-2 defeat to eventual Champions League winners Bayern Munich didn’t go down well with the Argentine superstar. Add to that a general level of unease at the club’s hierarchy, a trophyless season, a new manager,…

Lionel Messi Wants To Leave Barcelona This Summer

By Naveen Kelvin

Lionel Messi may not remain a Barcelona player come summer. The massive 2-8 defeat that the La Liga giants had to face recently against Bayern Munich in the Champions League won’t be an easy one to contain, with manager Quique Setien already expected to lose his job over the ordeal, amidst other reasons. However, Barca…

Twitter Reacts As Bayern Destroy Barcelona 8-2 In Champions League

By Naveen Kelvin

Bayern Munich thrashed Barcelona 8-2 in their Champions League quarter-final in Lisbon. Thomas Muller opened the scoring after four minutes, only for Barcelona to equalise following David Alaba’s own goal. However, after that the Bundesliga champions completely took the game away from the La Liga outfit. It was certainly salt on the wounds of the…

Rooney Has Criticised Sir Alex’s Tactics Against Guardiola’s Barcelona

By Hritwik

One of the significant fixtures that Sir Alex Ferguson and certainly Manchester United supporters still face trouble forgetting would be the 2011 Champions League final. Pep Guardiola was operating in his prime, leading Barcelona to the celebrated silverware, as they got the better of the Red Devils with a convincing scoreline of 3-1. Moreover, it…

Saul Niguez Extends His Contract With Atletico

By Kunal | May 19, 2016

Saul Niguez has extended his contract with Atletico Madrid, as per the club’s official website. The midfielder has committed his long term future to the club, and the contract extension will keep him at the Vicente Calderon until 2021. Niguez joined the Atletico Madrid academy in 2007, and moved up through the ranks before finally…

Antoine Griezmann Opens Up About His Future

By Vishal Singh | May 16, 2016

Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann has opened up and revealed where his future lies, in an interview with French television network Canal Plus. Antoine Griezmann has been in fine form this season, scoring 32 goals in 53 appearances and playing a humongous role in taking his side to the UEFA Champions League Final. His stand-out performances have attracted the…

Barcelona Win The La Liga Title With One Point

By Kunal | May 15, 2016

FC Barcelona have been crowned the Champions of Spain for the 24th time after their 3-0 away victory over Granada on the final day of the 2015-16 La Liga season. It was a tense start to the game for the Catalan giants, especially due to Cristiano Ronaldo’s early goal against Deportivo La Coruna which took Real Madrid 2…

Real Madrid Fans Killed By Anti-Football Terrorist In An Attack In Iraq

By Kunal | May 14, 2016

A group of Real Madrid fans were massacred when the ISIS attacked their supporters club’s headquarters in Balad, a city 50 miles north of Baghdad, as per Spanish newspaper AS.  According to the report, some men armed with AK-47 rifles stormed the cafe in which 50 members of Real Madrid supporters club were gathered. The attack resulted in 16 people losing…

Torres Matches A Milestone He Last Achieved At Liverpool

By Kunal | May 8, 2016

Fernando Torres was a gem of a striker back when he played for Liverpool, and scored 65 goals in 102 appearances for the Reds. But, even since his £50 million move to Chelsea in January 2011, the Spaniard hasn’t been quite the same. However, Torres seems to have gotten resurrected under Diego Simeone at Atletico Madrid, and is…

Manchester United Offered A Chance To Sign Toni Kroos

By Kunal | April 30, 2016

Real Madrid have offered Manchester United a chance to sign Toni Kroos, according to Mirror Sport. Toni Kroos moved to Real Madrid from Bayern Munich in 2014, but not before being heavily linked with a transfer to David Moyes’ Manchester United side, which failed to materialize. And when Louis van Gaal replaced Moyes at United’s helm, the…

Ronaldo’s Mother Talks About His Future

By Kunal | April 28, 2016

Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother Dolores Aveiro has given an update on the Portuguese star’s future. The 31-year-old has been linked with a move away from Real Madrid, with other European Giants like Manchester United and Paris-Saint Germain showing genuine interest in him. Ronaldo’s mother Dolores was asked about her son’s future at the launch of her new biography. She revealed:…

VIDEO: Magnificent Footwork From Saul Niguez To Give Atletico The Lead Against Bayern

By BF Staff | April 27, 2016

Incredible solo goal by Saul Niguez to give Atletico Madrid a 1-0 semi final win over Bayern!#Football #UCLhttps://t.co/8G6NQUoJsL — Luxbet (@luxbet) April 28, 2016   Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez stunned Bayern Munich by dribbling past four of their players to curl the ball into the corner of the net in the 12th minute. The goal…

Super-Agent Jorge Mendes Spotted In Manchester

By Kunal | April 27, 2016

Super-Agent Jorge Mendes was spotted in Manchester on Tuesday along with Valencia’s majority owner Peter Lim. The duo was spotted at Hotel Football, which is owned by Manchester United’s famous ‘Class of 92’ and is located close to Old Trafford. Their chosen destination may have more to do with Lim’s friendship with the United legends than some…

Neymar Photographed Attending The PFA Awards After-Party

By BF Staff | April 25, 2016

Neymar was photographed at the PFA awards after-party at Libertine nightclub in Oxford Circus.  Neymar, who has been continuously linked with a move to both Manchester United and Manchester City in recent months, was given two days off by the club after Barcelona’s win over Sporting Gijon on Saturday. The reports of a move away from the…

Sergio Ramos Wants Real Madrid To Try To Sign David De Gea

By Vishal Singh | April 22, 2016

COPE: Sergio Ramos wants David De Gea at Real Madrid. Real Madrid came close to signing David de Gea last summer, but a £29million deal collapsed on deadline day of transfer window due to paperwork issues. The Spain international then signed a long-term deal with United, that will keep him at the club until 2019, but he had…

‘Super Agent’ Jorge Mendes To Sign £35m-Rated Star Midfielder For Mourinho

By Kunal | April 14, 2016

Jorge Mendes has promised signing Valencia midfielder Andre Gomes for Jose Mourinho this summer, according to Calciomercato. ‘Super Agent’ Jorge Mendes represents both Jose Mourinho and Andre Gomes, and has promised to unite the two as soon as Mourinho takes over a new club this summer. The 22-year-old Andre Gomes is full of pace, flair, and potential, and quite capable of…

Diego Simeone is Atletico Madrid’s God, Says Former Winger

By Kunal | April 14, 2016

Former Atletico winger Cristian Rodriguez has labelled manager Diego Simeone as the club’s “God”. Simeone took over at the Vicente Calderon in 2011, and has since managed to establish Atletico as one of the giants of European football, helping the club win huge honours like the Europa League, the UEFA Super Cup and the Copa del Rey. However,…

Malaga Interested In Signing Manchester United’s Andreas Pereira

By Kunal | April 6, 2016

Spanish club Malaga are targeting Manchester United youngster Andreas Pereira for a potential summer move, according to Don Balon. Andreas Pereira completed his move from PSV Eindhoven’s Youth Academy to Manchester United back in January 2012, and has since been rated very highly by the Red Devils. However, under the management of Louis van Gaal, the 20-year-old has made only…

Neymar Open For A Move Away After Contract With Barcelona Ends, Reveals Agent

By Kunal | April 5, 2016

Barcelona superstar Neymar’s agent, Wagner Ribeiro, has revealed that the Brazilian may be open for a move away from FC Barcelona once his contract ends in 2018. Neymar joined Barcelona in 2013, and has since established himself firmly in the first-team. The winger is currently part of the ‘MSN’ trio alongside teammates Messi and Suarez – an attacking…

Barcelona Linked With £12m Move for Premier League Defender

By Vishal Singh | April 2, 2016

Catalan giants are preparing a £12m bid for Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo. Luis Enrique is in the market to bring a new centre-back to the Camp Nou, as Marc Bartra could be heading to Premier League after Barcelona’s admission that the defender is free to leave this summer. Adriano too, will be out of contract and is…

Real Madrid Set To Offload Raphaël Varane

By Kunal | April 2, 2016

Real Madrid are monitoring a number of center-backs so as to replace Raphaël Varane, according to French outlet BuzzSport.  Back in June 2011, Varane was signed for Real Madrid for a fee of around €10 million by Jose Mourinho, who is believed to be a big admirer of the young center-back. However, following Jose’s departure from Spain,…

Jose Mourinho Opens Old Trafford Door For James Rodriguez

By Vishal Singh | March 31, 2016

Jose Mourinho has reportedly promised that the door is open for James Rodriguez at Manchester United. Spanish outlet Don Balon has claimed that Jose Mourinho has told the Colombian attacker that he would bring him to Old Trafford if Los Blancos decide to sell him in the summer. Don’t Miss: David De Gea To Snub Real Madrid If…

Valencia Sack Gary Neville After Less Than Four Months In Charge

By Vishal Singh | March 30, 2016

OFFICIAL | Message from @GNev2 ➡ https://t.co/7hcZQ5WFU8 — Valencia CF English (@valenciacf_en) March 30, 2016 OFFICIAL: After almost four months in-charge of Valencia, Gary Neville has been sacked.  Gary Neville was given his first managerial job by Valencia CF in December 2015, and it was something of a shock as the England coach had no previous experience…

Barcelona Planning A Three Player Swap Deal With Arsenal For Mesut Özil 


By Kunal | March 28, 2016

Barcelona are planning an audacious player exchange deal with Arsenal for star play-maker Mesut Özil, according to Spanish newspaper AS. Özil has been excellent for Arsenal this season, scoring 8 goals and bagging 20 assists in 40 appearances in all competitions for the Gunners, and attracting Barcelona’s interest in the process. In fact, Barcelona have reportedly been so impressed by the 27-year-old…

Spanish Giants To Battle It Out For Chelsea Star

By Kunal | March 28, 2016

Spanish Giants FC Barcelona and Real Madrid are set to battle it out for the signature of Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, according to reports in Spain. Chelsea had slammed an enormous £73m price tag on Courtois to fend off the initial interest from Real Madrid, according to the Express. However, the whopping price tag may still prove to be…

Jose Mourinho Wants To Work With Atletico Madrid’s Sporting Director Andrea Berta

By Vishal Singh | March 22, 2016

Jose Mourinho is believed to be keen to work with Andrea Berta, the Sporting Director of Atletico Madrid, and will look to bring him at Old Trafford if he becomes the next Manchester United manager. The Italian has been a pivotal figure in Atletico’s rise under manager Diego Simeone, and also shares a good relationship with…

Real Madrid Will Not Retain Interest In Signing David De Gea This Summer

By Vishal Singh | March 21, 2016

Real Madrid will not retain their interest in luring David de Gea to La Liga this summer, according to Marca. The Primera Division giants came close to signing the 25-year-old last summer, but a £29million deal collapsed on deadline day due to paperwork issues. The Spaniard then signed a long-term deal with United, that ties him with the Red…

Diego Simeone Wants This Star Atlético Midfielder To Reject Premier League Move

By Kunal | March 21, 2016

Diego Simeone is trying to convince his star midfielder Saúl Ñiguez to stay at Atlético Madrid and reject a move to the Premier League, according to El Confidencial. Ñiguez is reportedly not interested in signing a contract extension at Atlético, and wants to move to a club that is ready to fulfill his contract demands. And according to…

Manchester United In Talks With Atletico Madrid Midfielder Saúl Ñiguez

By Kunal | March 17, 2016

Manchester United are currently in talks with ‘Super Agent’ Jorge Mendes over a potential move for Atletico Madrid’s Saúl Ñiguez, according to Okdiario.com via the Metro.  According to OkDiario, Manchester United are leading the race to sign the 21-year-old, having held talks with his agent Jorge Mendes. Ñiguez is reportedly not interested in signing a contract extension at Atletico, and wants to…

Agent Of Barcelona Target Riyad Mahrez Speaks About The Player’s Future

By Vishal Singh | March 16, 2016

Riyad Mahrez’s outstanding performances with Leicester City this season have led to rumours regarding a big switch to FC Barcelona and a host of other Premier League clubs. The 25-year-old winger’s agent, Kamel Bengougam, has revealed that his client will make a decision regarding his future in the summer, as it’s too early to talk about…

David De Gea Linked With £30 Million Paris Saint-Germain Transfer

By Vishal Singh | March 15, 2016

Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly made David De Gea their number one transfer target. Laurent Blanc, who has delivered Paris Saint-Germain their fourth consecutive Ligue 1 title already, with eight games to go, is reportedly prepared to pay £30 million for the world class shot-stopper, according to the Daily Mirror. The 25-year-old was close to joining Real Madrid last year,…

Juventus and Atletico Madrid Keen To Land Ander Herrera This Summer

By Vishal Singh | March 13, 2016

Spanish playmaker Ander Herrera could leave Old Trafford this summer as both Juventus and Atletico Madrid are interested to sign him, reports the Daily Mail. Ander Herrera joined Manchester United from Athletic Bilbao for £29 million in 2014, and will enter the final two years of his contract this summer, with an option to extend the deal by a further 12…

Guillem Balague: Real Madrid Planning To Trigger De Gea’s £30m Buy-out Clause

By vishalsingh | March 12, 2016

Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has told Sky Sports that Real Madrid will once again try to sign David De Gea this summer by triggering his release clause. The Spaniard was close to join Los Blancos during last summer’s transfer window, but the deal collapsed as Real Madrid failed to submit the necessary paperwork before the transfer…

Barcelona Preparing a Move for Leicester City Midfielder Riyad Mahrez

By Kunal | March 7, 2016

FC Barcelona are preparing a £15 million move for Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez, according to The Sun. Barcelona boss Luis Enrique is reportedly readying a £15 million worth summer move for the Algerian, after having him scouted repeatedly throughout this season and getting impressed by the midfielder’s goal scoring instincts and creativity. The report also states that Riyad…

Messi Reveals Where He Wants To Play Before Retirement

By Vishal Singh | March 2, 2016

Lionel Messi has once again expressed his desire to play in Argentina before his career ends, but has insisted that he has put no time frame to leave Spain. The 28-year-old forward began his career with Argentine side Newell’s Old Boys and later moved to Barcelona’s academy in 2001. Many top Premier League clubs are understood to…

Arsenal And Man Utd Alerted After Watford Pave Way For Ighalo To Leave

By Vishal Singh | February 18, 2016

Premier League giants Arsenal and Manchester United could be clear to sign Odion Ighalo, as Watford prepare to cash in on the forward this summer, according to the Mirror. The 26-year-old Nigerian’s form in his debut Premier League season has apparently interested big boys Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea. The fact that he’s plying his trade with…

Mesut Ozil Eyeing La Liga Return

By Vishal Singh | February 14, 2016

Spanish newspaper Marca have claimed that Mesut Ozil is holding off on signing a contract extension at Arsenal, with Barcelona keen to sign the 27-year-old. The German World Cup winner is currently under contract at Arsenal until 2018, but it is being said that he has made it clear to the Gunners that he doesn’t…

Trio Of Chinese Sides Make Bid for Manchester United Playmaker

By BF Staff | February 14, 2016

According to reports, Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is reportedly wanted by at least three teams from the Chinese Super League. According to the Sunday People [as per the Mirror], a number of sides have been in contact about a big-money deal on signing the Spanish playmaker, who has two years left on his current deal at Old…

Barcelona Wanted To Sign Aguero Before Suarez

By vishalsingh | January 17, 2016

Barcelona’s former sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has revealed Sergio Aguero was their top transfer target in 2014, only for Manchester City to reject their approach. Luis Suarez signed for Barca in July 2014 from Liverpool for a reported fee in the region of €94m, but Aguero was top of the Catalans’ shopping list before Manchester City rejected their approach.…

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid Handed Year-Long Transfer Bans

By vishalsingh | January 14, 2016

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has handed Spanish clubs Atlético de Madrid and Real Madrid long transfer bans for breaches relating to the registration of players under the age of 18.  The ban does not cover the current transfer window, which runs until the end of this month, but will come into action from the summer transfer window.…

Real Madrid Sack Rafa Benitez, Zidane Set to Replace

By vishalsingh | January 4, 2016

Real Madrid have sacked coach Rafa Benitez after less than half a season in charge, and have promoted Zinedine Zidane from the B team’s managerial position to replace him, president Florentino Perez confirmed on Monday. The club have now lost three of their last eight league games, winning four and drawing just one. Sunday night’s game against…

Belgian Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to Leave Chelsea for Real Madrid Transfer

By vishalsingh | January 1, 2016

Thibaut Courtois wants to quit Chelsea and move to Real Madrid in the coming months, reports have suggested. According to OK Dario, Real Madrid have given up their pursuit of David de Gea and are focusing on securing a deal for Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois instead. The Belgian goalkeeper has only just returned to the Blues line-up…

Diego Godin Says He Will Never Leave Atletico Madrid Amid Manchester United Transfer Link

By vishalsingh | December 17, 2015

Uruguay international Diego Godin has ended any talk of a move to Manchester United by stating that he’ll stay with Atletico ‘to the death’. The 29-year-old has been at Atletico Madrid since 2010 and helped the Spanish club secure the La Liga title in 2014. Having impressed at the Vicente Calderon, the Uruguay international has frequently been…

Gary Neville Pays £20,000 From Own Pocket To Help Valencia Players

By vishalsingh | December 16, 2015

Manchester United legend Gary Neville is doing his best to take his Valencia squad out of the old times by introducing some modern technology, which he thinks can help the team secure a top-four finish in La Liga. Under Neville, Valencia lost their first game to Lyon in the Champions League, and followed it up with a…

Real Madrid Manager Benitez Praises His Attacking Trio Amidst Benzema Unrest

By vishalsingh | December 8, 2015

Rafa Benitez has praised Real Madrid’s ‘BBC’ – the attacking trio of Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo after the weekend’s 4-1 win over Getafe. The result came after the team was expelled out of the Copa del Rey in midweek due to the fielding of an ineligible player against Cadiz. Speaking after the game,…

La Liga News & Spanish Football Transfer news

La Liga, also known as the Primera Division, or the La Liga Santander, is the primary football competition in Spain. The first Primera Division was formed in the year 1929, and the competition has since developed into one of the biggest football tournaments in the world.

As per the UEFA's league coefficient, the La Liga has been the topmost football league in Europe for the last five years. The competition has produced Europe's top-rated clubs more number of times (18) than any other league. The major powerhouses playing in La Liga have also won the most number of UEFA Champions League (16) as well as UEFA Europa League (10) titles.

The Spanish League is currently home to two of the best football players of this generation – Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. La Liga has always featured the best footballers on the planet; in fact, superstars featuring in this league have won the highest number of Ballon d'Or awards (19).

La Liga is contested by 20 of the best clubs in Spain. Each team faces the 19 others two times per season, from the month of August to May. The format of this competition is a double round-robin system, and it features 380 matches per season. The teams are awarded 3 points for a win, 1 for a draw, and none for defeats. Teams are placed in the table according to their total points. In case of ties, the factors that determine the tie-break are head-to-head points, followed by head-to-head goal difference, head-to-head goals scored, total goal difference, total goals scored, Fairplay score, and lastly, a play-off match in a neutral stadium.

So far, a total of 60 teams have featured in the La Liga since its formation. However, only 9 of those clubs have managed to win this prestigious competition – Real Madrid (32), Barcelona (24), Atletico Madrid (10), Athletic Bilbao (8), Valencia (6), Real Sociedad (2), Deportivo La Coruna, Sevilla, and Real Betis (1).

Here at BlameFootball, we provide a thorough coverage of La Liga news. We make available all the in-detail information of not just Spanish football news, but also the latest La Liga transfer news, along with up to date live scores, team news, match results, interviews, analysis, La Liga football rumours, La Liga football gossip, and the overall Spanish transfer news.