The season when everyone was a winner in Spain… except Valencia - Eurosport
Strange things have been happening at the Atletico Madrid club shop this week. Sales of Juanfran’s number 20 shirt have increased by eight times following the Champions League final, where he missed the crucial spot-kick. With next season's kit already being made and the old one carrying the stink of another lost final no one expected sales of any shirt to be on the increase in the days following the loss to Real Madrid in Milan.
I want to retire at Real Madrid, says Cristiano Ronaldo | Football News | Sky Sports
The superstar striker scored the winning penalty against Atletico Madrid to lift an unprecedented 11th European trophy for Los Blancos. With the transfer window opening next week, rumours have continued to swirl that the Portugal international will leave the Bernabeu, being linked to Manchester United and Paris St Germain.
Pepe hopeful of landing new Real Madrid contract after resurgence under Zinedine Zidane | Football News | Sky Sports
The 33-year-old started the season as Madrid's third-choice centre-back but ended up playing a key role in their domestic resurgence under Zinedine Zidane and eventual Champions League triumph. He is about to enter the final year of his contract with Los Blancos and hopes that his performances will prompt the 11-time European champions to extend his stay.
Transfer news: Lucas Perez close to joining Sevilla - Goal.com
Sevilla are making good progress in their bid to land Deportivo La Coruna striker Lucas Perez with both clubs close to reaching an agreement over a transfer. Perez, 27, is a man in demand after scoring 17 goals and registering eight assists in 35 La Liga appearances to help Deportivo maintain their top-flight status in Spain.
Espanyol appoint new sporting director | Football Espana
Espanyol have confirmed that Angel Gomez will stay on as the club’s sporting director for three more years. Gomez had been in the role on an interim basis following the departure of Oscar Perarnau last January, and Espanyol announced on Saturday that the 39-year-old would be kept on.
Napoli defender Raul Albiol keen on Valencia return - Jesus Garcia Pitarch - ESPN FC
Napoli defender Raul Albiol wants to return to Valencia, according to the Spanish club's sporting director Jesus Garcia Pitarch. Albiol, 30, left Real Madrid in 2013 to join the Serie A club but is now keen to rejoin the club where he came through the youth academy ranks.