Spanish Super Cup: We are in Saudi Arabia because of money, says Barcelona boss Valverde

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says he preferred the old format of the Spanish Super Cup. The competition is held in Saudi Arabia because of the money. The competition has reformatted. It includes the two top in La Liga and the finalists in the Copa del Rey. It is normally has played in August between the […]

Espanyol’s China ‘hero’ grabs point from Barca

BARCELONA • Wu Lei’s late equalizer against Barcelona heralds “a new chapter” in Chinese football, the country’s media declared yesterday, as the forward’s heroics went viral. The Chinese international came off the bench. Then his goal two minutes from time salvaged a 2-2 home draw for Espanyol, La Liga’s bottom side. Barcelona looked to be […]