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Simeone is Atlético’s secret weapon

El Cholo remains true to himself — consistent, totally committed and prepared to graft — and these values are retained by the team

Between dark and light was Maradona

The life of Diego Armando Maradona, who died this week, will always remind us that the smell of shit is as important as the perfume of flowers, writes Niren Tolsi

Social justice groups call for halt on evictions during the Covid-19 pandemic

Twenty-seven organisations have penned a letter to the presidency calling for evictions to be banned in an effort to protect vulnerable groups

Messi vows to play on after latest Argentina heartache

Messi will get another chance to break his tournament duck next year when the Copa America takes place in Argentina and Colombia

Women’s team may rescue Barça’s season

The club could become the first in history to win the men’s and women’s highest European honours

Liverpool ‘giants’ stun Barca to make Champions League final

Liverpool went into the match at Anfield trailing 3-0 from the first leg and deprived of injured star attacking duo Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino

Concussed Salah out of Liverpool’s Champions League clash against Barcelona

Salah was stretchered off at St James' Park on Saturday due to a head knock sustained

Messi shows Barcelona the way

Messi has shown many facets during his spell-binding career but in Barcelona's win over Liverpool on Wednesday, the dominant one was of a leader

Ajax must fight the status quo

Winning the Champions League may be the only way that the young squad can be kept together

Faith is a feminist issue for women in the Catholic church

Women are not permitted to be deacons in the Catholic Church, but that could soon change

Six new signings to watch in La Liga this season

Here are some of the new signings to keep an eye on in Spain this season

Messi hat-trick seals Barca’s 25th title in style

​Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde was delighted that his side "finally" wrapped up a 25th La Liga title with four matches to spare

Messi hits Champions League century in emphatic Barca win over Chelsea

​Barcelona hailed Lionel Messi as "The King" as he handed Chelsea the royal punishment by scoring twice to end their quarter-final hopes

Eating through Spain and Portugal

A trip around Spain, taking in Barcelona, Madrid and Granada, and ending in Lisbon, Portugal, is packed with gastronomic delights and adventure

Spaniards don’t want Catalonia to leave so they marched in protest on Sunday

​Hundreds of thousands of Spaniards rallied in Barcelona waving flags and chanting to denounce regional lawmakers' vote to sever the region from Spain

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