Real Madrid vs. Barcelona – Guide to season’s first Clasico

One of the football’s biggest matches returns as Real Madrid host Barcelona in the 250th competitive edition of the clash simply known as El Clasico this Sunday (Oct. 16, 10:15 a.m. ET). Sunday’s match sees both sides on top of the LaLiga table, with Barcelona just above Real Madrid due to goal difference. Barcelona snapped … Read more

Lewandowski shines for Barcelona again in win over Mallorca

Barcelona earned a 1-0 win over Mallorca in LaLiga on Saturday, in what was a far feistier affair than the Catalan club might have expected. Robert Lewandowski scored the lone goal, having now netted in six of seven league games this season. – Report: Mallorca 0-1 Barcelona | Premier League table | Upcoming fixtures The … Read more

Barcelona beat Real Sociedad as Robert Lewandowski, Ansu Fati impress: Rapid reaction, ratings

Robert Lewandowski scored twice and had an assist on his 34th birthday as Barcelona earned a 4-1 win at Real Sociedad on Sunday. It was Barcelona’s first win of the new LaLiga season, with Ansu Fati coming off the bench in the second half to take charge of the match with two assists and a … Read more

Robert Lewandowski has €70k watch stolen outside Barcelona training ground

2:37 PM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Robert Lewandowski had his watch, worth around €70,000 ($71,000), stolen when he stopped for supporters on his way to Barcelona training on Wednesday. Police tracked down and detained the thief, who had buried the watch, nearby. – LaLiga Confidential: ESPN asks players about life and football– La Liga … Read more

Will Barcelona topple Real Madrid? What to watch for ahead of new season

Football fans around the world will tune in as LaLiga returns to action (stream matches, highlights on season on ESPN+). Spain’s top flight kicks off Friday with Osasuna hosting Sevilla, while Barcelona host Rayo Vallecano on Saturday at Camp Nou. On Sunday, Real Madrid begin their title defence against promoted side Almeria. Coaches have swapped … Read more