Mark Elkington

Mark Elkington

    Beckham sent off as Real Madrid held

    David Beckham was sent off in the final minute of Real Madrid's 0-0 home draw with lowly Real Betis in the Primera Liga on Saturday. The former England captain, making his 150th appearance for the club, was shown a straight red card for a late challenge on Isidoro.

    Ronaldinho leads Barca back to top of table

    A magnificent Ronaldinho led Barcelona to a dramatic 3-1 comeback win over Real Zaragoza in the Nou Camp on Sunday which moved them back to the top of the Primera Liga. After the European and Spanish champions had fallen behind to an early strike from Zaragoza's Gabriel Milito, the Brazilian playmaker headed Barca level in the 30th minute.