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‘Potato field’ pitch probe after Barcelona fury
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‘Potato field’ pitch probe after Barcelona fury

Barcelona's Spanish midfielder Sergi Roberto controls the ball beside Real Valladolid's Spanish midfielder Toni during the Spanish league football match between Real Valladolid and FC Barcelona at the Jose Zorrilla Stadium in Valladolid on August 25, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Benjamin CREMEL Spanish football authorities on Sunday said they […]

Pique hits out at La Liga organisers after ‘lamentable’ Valladolid pitch
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Pique hits out at La Liga organisers after ‘lamentable’ Valladolid pitch

Barcelona's Spanish defender Gerard Pique (L) talks to Barcelona's French defender Samuel Umtiti during the Spanish league football match between Real Valladolid and FC Barcelona at the Jose Zorrilla Stadium in Valladolid on August 25, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Benjamin CREMEL Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique hit out at La […]

Spain taxman knocks 2 million euros off Ronaldo tax settlement
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Spain taxman knocks 2 million euros off Ronaldo tax settlement

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo runs during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF against Athletic Club Bilbao at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO After ordering football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to pay 18.8 million euros ($21.6 million) […]

Spain heatwave death toll rises to nine
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Spain heatwave death toll rises to nine

Two women use umbrellas to protect themselves from the sun at the seaside resort of Benidorm, on August 5, 2018. Europe sweltered through an intense heatwave today, with soaring temperatures contributing to forest fires, nuclear plants closing and even threatening the Netherlands' supply of fries, although some countries experienced a […]

Chelsea’s Courtois wants Madrid move for family reasons, says agent
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Chelsea’s Courtois wants Madrid move for family reasons, says agent

Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois (R) celebrates saving a shot with Chelsea's English defender Gary Cahill during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS  Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois wants a move […]

Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium
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Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 22, 2018 Catalonia's deposed leader Carles Puigdemont speaking during his briefing of the situation in Catalonia at the Finnish Parliament in Helsinki, Finland March 22, 2018. A German court on April 5, 2108 refused a request from Spain to extradite Catalonia's ousted […]

Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont says to return to Belgium
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Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont says to return to Belgium

Catalonia's deposed president Carles Puigdemont gives a press conference on July 25, 2018 in Berlin. Catalonia's deposed president Carles Puigdemont, who has been in Germany for four months, said he will return to Belgium after a Spanish judge dropped a European arrest warrant for him. / AFP PHOTO / Tobias […]

Spain drops international arrest warrants for Puigdemont, other Catalans
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Spain drops international arrest warrants for Puigdemont, other Catalans

(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 7, 2018 Catalonia's ousted leader Carles Puigdemont attends a press conference in Berlin after judges refused his extradition to Spain on a rebellion charge and ordered him freed on bail pending a ruling on a lesser corruption charge. A German court ruled […]