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October 30, 2017 3:01 AM Real Madrid lose in troubled Catalonia

GIRONA – Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday. Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona 156

October 30, 2017 1:52 AM Top Five of the Weekend: Real Madrid puts on lackluster effort in upset loss to Girona

Halloween is quickly approaching in the wide world of soccer with many teams spooked by their own reality, and others with scary good form. Girona became Real Madrid’s boodeyman, AC Milan keeps getting scared by its own shadow, and the Jupp Heynckes’ Frankenstein monster is quickly waking up. This and much more in this bag full of treats known as 90 Minutes’ 153

October 29, 2017 7:14 PM Catalan club Girona stuns Madrid 2-1 in Spanish league

MADRID (AP) Girona earned a shock victory over Real Madrid that was celebrated by many throughout Catalonia on Sunday. The small Catalan club stunned Madrid, the team of the Spanish establishment, with a 2-1 come-from-behind win in the Spanish league – just days after the wealthy northeastern region declared independence to heighten tensions in a dispute 160

October 29, 2017 5:43 PM Girona 2-1 Real Madrid: La Liga New Boys Shock Spanish Giants With Sensationally Spirited Display

Girona provided one of the biggest upsets of the season so far on Sunday afternoon, as the side who are enjoying their first ever season in the Spanish top flight overcame the current champions Real Madrid with a simply sensational and spirited 2-1 victory. It was Los Blancos who took the lead shortly before the quarter-hour mark, as Isco punished a case of sloppy 150

September 24, 2017 8:57 AM Barcelona News: Lionel Messi praised man marker Pablo Maffeo and discussed Man City

BARCELONA star Lionel Messi was man marked throughout his side’s 3-0 win over Girona by Pablo Maffeo, who revealed what the player said to him during the match last night. Barcelona’s Messi struggled to influence play at the Estadi Montilivi - in large part thanks to Maffeo. Girona’s manager Pablo Machin instructed the Manchester City loanee to track 124

September 23, 2017 10:40 PM Barca remain perfect in Girona, Real bounce back

Madrid, Spain | AFP | Barcelona maintained their perfect start to La Liga with a sixth straight win as Luis Suarez and two own goals secured a 3-0 win at Girona in a match laced with political tension on Saturday. Real Madrid remain seven points behind Barca thanks to Dani Ceballos’s double on his full debut to bounce back from a shock midweek defeat 100

September 23, 2017 9:08 PM Lionel Messi unusually quiet but Barca see off new Catalan rivals Girona

GIRONA, Spain -- Two own goals and Luis Suarez's second goal of the season helped Barcelona to a 3-0 win in their first ever top-flight meeting with Catalan rivals Girona on Saturday. A brimming Estadi Montilivi was always going to provide a tough test for Barca, but they came through it despite being a long way from their best for large parts of the match 97

December 1, 2015 2:29 AM Messi beats Ronaldo to top prize at La Liga awards

Barcelona and Real Madrid all but swept the board as the stars of La Liga were honored Monday. Lionel Messi was named Best Player ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo at La Liga's annual award ceremony in Barcelona on Monday. The prize, which comes on the same day the pair were named on the Ballon d'Or shortlist, was one of two picked up by the Argentine star, as Barca 21

March 25, 2015 5:17 PM Pozzovivo takes stage; Roland leads Tour

Italian Domenico Pozzovivo won the third stage of the Tour of Catalonia on Wednesday as France's Pierre Rolland took the overall lead. AG2R's Pozzovivo made a solo dart for home from a seven-man breakaway group around 2km from the finish and held off his charging companions to win by 3sec. Colombia's Rigoberto Uran took second with Dan Martin of Ireland 12

July 31, 2014 7:53 AM Tutti frutti-flavoured ice cream changes colour as you lick it

A physicist turned chef has put his scientific knowledge to good — nay, very good — use by creating a magical ice cream that turns colour as it melts. Appropriately called Xamaleon (Spanish for chameleon), the tutti frutti-flavoured ice cream starts off a lighter shade of indigo. But after a few spritzes of what Spanish creator Manuel Linares calls his Elixir 42