Tag Archives: La Liga

  • Deportivo Fan Dead After Being Throw Into River During Riot (Graphic Video)

    Deportivo Fan Dead After Being Throw Into River During Riot (Graphic Video)

    On Sunday, a riot between two rival factions prior to a La Liga match ended with a Deportivo fan dead after being beaten and thrown in a freezing cold river on Sunday outside of Atletico’s Vincent Calderon Stadium in Madrid. The 43 year-old fan was initially hospitalized with hypothermia, cardiac arrest, and head injuries according […]

  • Real Sociedad Scores Brutal Own Goal vs. Barcelona (Video)

    Real Sociedad Scores Brutal Own Goal vs. Barcelona (Video)

    Barcelona probably didn’t need any help during the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final match-up against Real Sociedad, but they received some anyway. And the Sociedad players probably couldn’t have made it any more embarrassing if they had tried, as midfielder Gorka Elustondo blasted a clearing attempt off the face of his own keeper, Enaut […]

  • Cristiano Ronaldo Tells CNN He Is Better Than Lionel Messi (Video)

    Cristiano Ronaldo Tells CNN He Is Better Than Lionel Messi (Video)

    It the eyes of most, there appears to be little debate as to who the better soccer player is between Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi.  Messi has won five La Liga titles to Ronaldo’s four league titles (three in England and one in Spain), and three UEFA Champions League titles to Ronaldo’s […]

  • Carlos Vela’s Bicycle Kick Goal Sparks Real Sociedad Comeback (Video)

    Carlos Vela’s Bicycle Kick Goal Sparks Real Sociedad Comeback (Video)

    Heading into the 2010 World Cup of soccer in South Africa, there were plenty of expectations surrounding Mexican striker Carlos Vela.  At only 20 years of age, Vela struggled to live up to those expectations at the time, as an injury forced him out of Mexico’s second game against France, and it would keep him […]

  • Referee Makes A Nice Tackle On Valencia’s Sergio Canales (Video)

    Referee Makes A Nice Tackle On Valencia’s Sergio Canales (Video)

    Many sports fans will tell you that the best officials are the ones that you barely notice during games, as they let the players play the game and refrain from having a significant influence on the final outcome.  So with that being said, what should we make of Eduardo Gonzalez’s officiating during Saturday’s La Liga […]