Chelsea 'facing Antonio Conte dilemma'Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is reportedly facing a dilemma over whether to sack Antonio Conte and pay up to £9m in compensation, or keep the Italian at the club.
Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri: 'I rejected offer from Real Madrid'Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri claims that he rejected the opportunity to replace Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid.
Preview: Portugal vs. Spain - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole brings you predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Spain's opening World Cup 2018 fixture against Portugal in Sochi.
Jordan Henderson wary of Spain responseEngland midfielder Jordan Henderson believes that Spain's decision to sack manager Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the World Cup could make the team even stronger.
Jamie Vardy: 'Spain situation is strange'England striker Jamie Vardy admits that Spain's decision to sack manager Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the World Cup is "strange", but believes their players will adapt.
Albert Celades to lead Spain at World CupThe Spanish FA confirm that Under-21 coach Albert Celades will take charge of the country at the World Cup.
Cesc Fabregas jokes about Julen Lopetegui exitSpanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas jokes about the sacking of Julen Lopetegui as the nation's head coach.
Spain sack Julen Lopetegui one day before World CupSpain sack manager Julen Lopetegui just one day before the start of the 2018 World Cup and two days before they are due to begin their campaign against Portugal.
Spain's players 'convince FA to keep Julen Lopetegui'Spain's players reportedly intervene to prevent the country's football association from sacking manager Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the World Cup.
Spain to sack Julen Lopetegui one day before World Cup?Spain are reportedly considering sacking manager Julen Lopetegui just a day before the World Cup after the announcement that he will take over at Real Madrid.
Jun 13, 09:23
Willy Caballero: 'Argentina can cope without Lionel Messi'Argentina goalkeeper Willy Caballero defends his national team, insisting that they could cope without Lionel Messi in the World Cup.
Jun 12, 19:34
Real Madrid name Julen Lopetegui as new bossReal Madrid appoint Spain boss Julen Lopetegui as the club's new head coach on a three-year contract.
Jun 12, 16:02
World Cup preview: SpainAhead of this summer's World Cup in Russia, Sports Mole previews the chances of 2010 champions Spain as they look to bounce back from a group-stage exit four years ago.
Jun 12, 15:01
Roberto Martinez promises "adventurous" Belgium at World CupBelgium manager Roberto Martinez promises that his team will be "adventurous and brave" during this summer's World Cup in Russia.
Jun 11, 17:59
Result: Late Iago Aspas strike helps Spain floor TunisiaA late goal from Celta Vigo's Iago Aspas helps Spain to a 1-0 win over Tunisia in their final World Cup warm-up game.
Jun 9, 21:39
Dani Carvajal doubtful for Spain's opening two World Cup gamesSpain boss Julen Lopetegui provides an update on Dani Carvajal's injury problem, which he admits could see the full-back miss his side's first two matches.
Jun 9, 15:27
Vicente del Bosque hails "complete keeper" David de GeaFormer Spain manager Vicente Del Bosque claims that "complete keeper" David de Gea will only keep improving.
Jun 5, 10:07
Julen Lopetegui defends David de GeaSpain boss Julen Lopetegui defends David de Gea following the Manchester United goalkeeper's mistake against Switzerland on Sunday night.
Jun 4, 11:48
Result: Spain held by Switzerland in VillarrealRicardo Rodriguez cancels out a wonderful volley from Alvaro Odriozola as Switzerland come from behind to draw 1-1 with Spain at the Estadio de la Ceramica.
Jun 3, 21:50
Cesar Azpilicueta: 'Chelsea can still attract top talent'Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta insists that the club can still attract top talent, despite missing out on Champions League football this season.
May 31, 11:05
Mikel Oyarzabal "proud" to train with SpainReal Sociedad winger Mikel Oyarzabal reveals his delight at being chosen to train with the Spain squad ahead of the World Cup.
May 24, 14:55
Marc Bartra reveals World Cup disappointmentReal Betis defender Marc Bartra reveals his disappointment at missing out on a spot in the Spain squad for the 2018 World Cup.
May 24, 14:03
Saul Niguez eyeing starting role for SpainAtletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez vows to "make things difficult" for Spain boss Julen Lopetegui when it comes to selecting his starting XI for the 2018 World Cup.
May 24, 13:25
Julen Lopetegui pens new Spain dealBoss Julen Lopetegui agrees to extend his contract with Spain until 2020, just weeks before the start of the World Cup.
May 22, 12:45
Premier League quartet miss out on Spain squadFour Premier League stars - including Alvaro Morata - miss out on inclusion in Spain's squad for the World Cup.
May 21, 12:29
David de Gea: 'Spain are in great shape'Spain goalkeeper David de Gea says that his country "are in great shape" ahead of the 2018 World Cup.
May 4, 12:21
Marco Asensio: 'Tough battle for Spain spot'Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio says that "there is strong competition" to be a part of the Spain squad that travels to the 2018 World Cup.
Mar 29, 10:29
Julen Lopetegui quiet on Zinedine Zidane's treatment of IscoJulen Lopetegui says that he hopes Isco "will be happier" with Real Madrid after the playmaker voiced his displeasure at being overlooked for selection at club level.
Mar 28, 10:11
Sergio Ramos: 'Spain cannot be arrogant after thumping Argentina'Spain captain Sergio Ramos is wary of his side heading into this summer's World Cup finals as one of the favourites to win the competition.
Mar 28, 09:32
Real Madrid ace Isco: 'Zinedine Zidane does not have faith in me'Isco takes a dig at Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane for the lack of faith shown in him after regularly finding himself out of the starting lineup.
Mar 28, 09:21
Result: Spain put six goals past Argentina in MadridSpain continue their preparations for the 2018 World Cup with a thumping 6-1 win over Argentina in the Spanish capital.
Mar 27, 22:24
Team News: Diego Costa leads line for Spain against ArgentinaDiego Costa leads the line for Spain in Tuesday night's international friendly against Argentina - who have Lionel Messi on the bench - at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Mar 27, 19:43
Julen Lopetegui pleased with Spain performanceSpain boss Julen Lopetegui pays tribute to his players following Friday's 1-1 draw with Germany in Dusseldorf.
Mar 24, 13:57
David Silva 'leaves Spain camp'Manchester City attacker David Silva is given permission to leave the Spain camp ahead of Tuesday's international friendly with Argentina, according to a report.
Mar 24, 13:35
Result: Germany, Spain play out entertaining drawThomas Muller cancels out an early effort from Rodrigo as Germany come from behind to draw 1-1 with Spain in Dusseldorf.
Mar 23, 21:38
This week's biggest games in world footballSports Mole picks out the biggest and most important matches from all corners of the globe over the next seven days.
Mar 23, 06:00
Bayern Munich defender Javi Martinez in dark over Spain omissionBayern Munich defender Javi Martinez says that Spain boss Julen Lopetegui has never told him why he has been frozen out of his plans with the national side.
Mar 21, 16:33
Marcos Alonso: 'Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata unhappy with Spain omission'Defender Marcos Alonso says that Chelsea teammate Alvaro Morata was "not happy" with being left out of the latest Spain squad.
Mar 20, 18:38
Julen Lopetegui delighted with Andres Iniesta formSpain boss Julen Lopetegui says that Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta is "better than last year".
Mar 20, 13:59
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui: 'Chelsea's Alvaro Morata can still make World Cup'Spain boss Julen Lopetegui says that Alvaro Morata's World Cup dream is not over despite the Chelsea striker being left out of the latest squad.
Mar 20, 11:26
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