Gareth Bale returns to training ahead of Real Madrid's La Liga finale - ESPN FC
Gareth Bale looks set to return to action for Real Madrid this weekend having completed a training session with his club on Thursday. The 26-year-old missed last Sunday's 3-2 Primera Division home victory against Valencia with a knee injury.
Florentino Perez the force behind Real Madrid's financial might - ESPN FC
In early January of 1995, this scribe and a close friend received the first salary in their just-started professional careers. Such a memorable occasion deserved a celebration of similar importance: the two of us took the subway to the Santiago Bernabeu and walked into the Real Madrid office to become the next socios (members) of the club, which at that time had around 40,000.
Guillem Balague picks his best La Liga XI from the 2015/16 season | Sky Sports
With no fewer than 23 clean sheets, Oblak is by a distance the goalkeeper of the season. Atletico have conceded just 18 goals in 37 league games this season and this is due in no small part to the 23-year-old Slovenian, who has more than filled the gap left by his predecessor, Thibaut Courtois.
Madrid dominate Marca awards | Football Espana
Real Madrid were the biggest winners in Thursday’s Marca Facebook Football Awards, with Los Blancos taking home all but two of the accolades. According to the newspaper, over 1.2m votes were cast from 191 different countries via the social network, and Cristiano Ronaldo was arguably the star of the ceremony, the Portuguese having won best player and best striker.
Aymeric Laporte to turn down Manchester City - Athletic Bilbao's San Jose - ESPN FC
Aymeric Laporte will turn down a move to Manchester City this summer, according to his Athletic Bilbao teammate Mikel San Jose. Laporte, 21, has been linked with a move to the Etihad in the summer with incoming boss Pep Guardiola reported to be keen on him.