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Messi nets 300th, 301st goals in Barcelona win

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, right, is tackled by Real Sociedad's goalkeeper Claudio Bravo of Chile, bottom, during their Spanish League soccer match at Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian, northern Spain, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)

Lionel Messi scored his 300th and 301st career goals for Barcelona and extended his record-scoring run to 14 Spanish league games in a 2-1 comeback win at Granada on Saturday, four days before it visits AC Milan.

Posted: February 17th, 2013 in Football,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Real Madrid held to 0-0 at last-place Osasuna

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FILE - Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugal reacts during a Spanish La Liga soccer match against Malaga CF at the Rosaleda stadium in Malaga, Spain, Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Sergio Torres)

Ten-man Real Madrid slumped to a dire 0-0 draw at Osasuna in the Spanish league as coach Jose Mourinho failed to compensate for the absence of top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo on Saturday.

Posted: January 13th, 2013 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

Nadal withdraws from Australian Open

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Rafael Nadal. AP

Rafael Nadal will miss next month’s Australian Open because of a stomach virus, further delaying his comeback after being sidelined since June with a knee injury.

Posted: December 29th, 2012 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Messi scores 91st goal of year as Barcelona wins

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FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, left, and Xavier Hernandez, right, celebrate after scoring during a Spanish La Liga soccer match against Real Valladolid at the Jose Zorrilla stadium in Valladolid, Spain on Saturday, Dec 22, 2012.  (AP Photo/Israel l.Murillo)

Lionel Messi polished off his record year with his 91st and final goal of 2012 in Barcelona’s 3-1 win at Valladolid on Saturday, while Jose Mourinho’s decision to bench goalkeeper Iker Casillas backfired as Real Madrid lost 3-2 at Malaga to fall further off the pace.

Posted: December 23rd, 2012 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

Mourinho benches Casillas in costly Madrid loss

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FILE - Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas stops a ball during a training session ahead of Sunday's Euro 2012 soccer championship final  between Spain and Italy in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, June 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho surprisingly benched veteran goalkeeper Iker Casillas for Saturday’s game at Malaga, and the move may cost him more than just three points as little-used Adan Garrido was overwhelmed in a 3-2 loss.

Posted: December 23rd, 2012 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

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