Nadal had been hoping to win the event for a 12th timeRafael Nadal’s hopes of extending his own record by winning an ATP tournament for the 12th time were ended when he was beaten by Dominic Thiem in the Barcelona Open semi-finals. Nadal has triumphed in Barcelona 11 times, a mark he has also hit…

SAT 27 Apr 2019Spanish La LigaBarcelona1Levante0Messi (62′ minutes)FTHT 0-0Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryBarcelona need win to seal La Liga titleMessi comes on at half-time and scoresResult: Inter Milan 1-1 Juventus – Ronaldo levels after Nainggolan…

Nadal has won the Barcelona Open 11 timesRafael Nadal moved a step closer to setting an ATP record as he eased into the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open with a straight-set victory over Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff.Nadal, 32, is bidding to become the first player to win the same event 12 times and breezed through this…

Luis Suarez’s header was turned into his own net by Luke Shaw at Old TraffordManchester United will summon up spirits and omens from far and wide as they go in search of a second Champions League miracle in Barcelona – but the bottom line is a brutal one.This Manchester United team cannot consider itself anywhere…

By Phil McNulty Chief football writer at Old Trafford Luis Suarez celebrates after his header is turned in by Luke ShawManchester United must produce another unlikely Champions League comeback to keep their hopes alive after Barcelona left Old Trafford with a slender advantage following the quarter-final first leg.Barcelona, with superstar Lionel Messi quiet by his…

Lionel Messi came off the bench to score his sixth La Liga free-kick of the seasonLa Liga leaders Barcelona scored two late goals to draw 4-4 with Villarreal in a remarkable game.The champions led 2-0 through Philippe Coutinho and Malcom.But Villarreal then led 4-2 with Samuel Chukwueze, Karl Toko Ekambi, Vicente Iborra and Carlos Bacca…

Messi has scored 22 goals in his last 15 La Liga gamesLionel Messi scored twice in the second half, including a chipped free-kick, as Barcelona beat Espanyol to keep their 10 point lead at the top of La Liga.Messi dinked his first goal from the edge of the box, with Espanyol defender Victor Sanchez failing…

SAT 30 Mar 2019Spanish La LigaBarcelona0Espanyol062 minsHT 0-0Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryCoutinho start for BarcelonaWins takes leaders 13 points clear17:00 GMT – Juventus v EmpoliGET INVOLVED: #bbceurofootyLive ReportingBy Shamoon HafezAll times stated are UKGet involvedSend…