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Ricardo Piglia (1941-2017)

Argentine author Ricardo Piglia has passed away; see, for example, Muere Ricardo Piglia, un clásico contemporáneo de la literatura en español in El País. Quite a few of the former Princeton University professor's books have been translated into English -- most recently Target in the Night; see the Deep Vellum publicity page, or get your copy at or

Barcelona U12s take just 8 seconds to score v Real Madrid in Junior El Clasico (Video)

Junior El Clasico El Clasico is the greatest football show in the world. The Spanish football derby, pitting Real Madrid against Barcelona, has grown in intensity and global interest over the past decade, to become a phenomenon of its very own. And it’s not just the senior teams who play El Clasico: regardless of the […]

Scandal: La Liga suspend an El Clasico official for being too close to Barcelona

El Clasico scandal By Benjamin Newman Sunday, December 11th, 2016 17:28 El Clasico scandal An incredible story has broken in Spain on Sunday. It’s been confirmed that assistant referee Pau Norbert Cebrián Devis has been suspended for two weeks by La Liga for inappropriate behaviour in the match between Barcelona and Real Madrid. The match finished 1-1 […]

El Clasico Referee Reportedly Suspended for Being Too Close to Barcelona Players

Not that El Clasico ever fails to make the headlines, but last weekend's match at the Camp Nou appears to have had a lasting impact for one assistant referee. Pau Norbert Cebrian Devis was not assigned to a La Liga game this round and...Show More Summary

Most-watched soccer games on US TV for week of November 29-December 5, 2016

last monthSports / Football : EPL Talk

Saturday’s El Clásico clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid easily registered as beIN SPORTS’ most-viewed La Liga match of the 2016-17 season thus far. However, the match saw a nearly 500,000 viewer decrease from April 2’s meeting earlier this year. Show More Summary

Taxi for Jordi Alba: Real Madrid’s Mateo Kovacic speaks 5 languages (Video)

Taxi for Jordi Alba Jordi Alba mocking Kovacic during El Clasico By Paul Morrissey Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 17:45 Jordi Alba mocks Kovacic As ever during El Clasico, there was plenty of needle and tension last Saturday night, as Spain’s two heavyweights faced off at Camp Nou. The high drama has probably dropped off a […]

Barcelona’s Arda Turan takes a sly dig at Real Madrid (Video)

Arda Turan v Real Madrid By Benjamin Newman Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 08:17 Arda Turan v Real Madrid It’s not been the easiest few days for Turkish midfielder Arda Turan since last weekend’s El Clasico. Real Madrid scored a 1-1 draw at the Camp Nou last weekend in La Liga after a late header from […]

Shakira Was in a Glass Case of Emotion During El Clasico, and It’s Just the Best (Video)

Watching Shakira watch Saturday’s El Clásico between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid is the best possible thing you could do with the next minute and a half of your life. I promise. Of course, Shakira is a soccer fan, and most soccer fans pay at least some attention to El Clásico. However, she was no […]

beIN SPORTS nets 1.4 million viewers for el Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid

last monthSports / Football : EPL Talk

beIN SPORTS’ coverage of the first el Clasico of the 2016/17 season between Barcelona and Real Madrid was watched by an average of 1.433 million viewers across beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Español combined. An average of 913,000 people...Show More Summary

No Need for Real Madrid to Fear Finishing 2nd in Champions League Group

Having eventually emerged unscathed from El Clasico and still sitting top by six points in La Liga, Real Madrid must be feeling pretty good about themselves right now. Three difficult tests in recent weeks have been overcome, culminating in the draw at Barcelona, and Zinedine Zidane's men are still unbeaten in 2016/17. Show More Summary

Too far? Jordi Alba faces backlash for trolling Mateo Kovacic during El Clasico

Jordi Alba v Mateo Kovacic: “You’re stupid!” By Benjamin Newman Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 11:22 Jordi Alba v Mateo Kovacic Spanish TV have been pouring over the footage from last weekend’s rather forgettable El Clasico. The match finished 1-1 after Sergio Ramos scored a 90th minute equaliser to cancel out Luis Suarez’s opener for the Catalans. […]

fuboTV scores 62,000 views for el Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid

last monthSports / Football : EPL Talk

fuboTV, the soccer streaming service, streamed the Barcelona versus Real Madrid el Clasico live on Saturday, registering 62,000 concurrent views according to a report in Multichannel News. The US-based legal soccer streaming service generated approximately 459,000 US desktop and mobile site sessions for the biggest club soccer game of the year. Show More Summary

Sports Industry Alert: Millions Illegally Live-Streamed Biggest Spanish Soccer Rivalry

Millions watched illegal live-streams of El Clasico between soccer rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid. It raises the flag for professional sports about a the latest piracy threat.

Xavi Hernandez explains why Cristiano Ronaldo probably did nothing wrong over tax scandal

Ronaldo and Xavi during a Clasico By Paul Morrissey Monday, December 5th, 2016 20:57 Ronaldo caught up in tax scandal On the eve of Saturday’s El Clasico, Cristiano Ronaldo awoke to news that he’d been caught evading millions of euros in tax. It’s becoming a recurring trend in modern football; multi-millionaire footballers being accused of […]

Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid Star Suffers ‘Homophobic Abuse’ During El Clasico

For the second time in less than a month, Cristiano Ronaldo became the target for homophobic abuse during a La Liga match. On November 19 it was Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke who allegedly called Ronaldo, 31, a “faggot,” as Real Madrid...Show More Summary

PL Hangover: Hazard Warning for Rivals as City and Guardiola Count the Costa

If on the morning of Saturday's El Clasico Pep Guardiola took an idle moment to reminisce over a past life, by the afternoon his current one had ensured there would be no such time for nostalgia trips. Looking quietly exhausted after...Show More Summary

Shakira was doing her pieces during Barcelona 1 – Real Madrid 1 (Video)

Shakira during El Clasico By Benjamin Newman Monday, December 5th, 2016 11:05 Shakira during El Clasico Spanish TV cameras ran a Shakira-cam during El Clasico, and it’s fair to say that Gerard Pique’s other half lived the match in the stands. The Colombian pop star was hugely energetic as the 90 minutes played out, as […]

Sergio Ramos’ hero’s welcome from the Real Madrid dressing room after El Clasico (Video)

Sergio Ramos celebrates his late equaliser By Roland Kesler Sunday, December 4th, 2016 21:05 Spoils shared Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos scored a late equaliser in Sunday’s El Clasico to extend his side’s unbeaten run. Luis Suarez opened the scoring after heading in Neymar’s cross but Barcelona were denied all three points late on. The […]

Leo Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo shared a bromantic moment during El Clasico (video)

Ronaldo & Messi during El Clasico By Ben Green Sunday, December 4th, 2016 19:52 All eyes on Leo Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo As always, when it comes to El Clasico, all eyes were on Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. In the end, neither of the world’s top two players did much to impact the game. […]

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