Soccer's sad side

2014-06-26 11:04

The Soccer World Cup is a thing of beauty. Millions of fans converge on a country for a month long carnival. But soccer has a sad side.

A new leaf for Spain

2014-06-19 15:35

Is it the end of an era or the beginning of a new one for the La Roja?

Casillas seeks forgiveness

2014-06-14 16:30

Spain's 5-1 mauling by the Netherlands was especially symbolic for the disastrous role played by captain Iker Casillas.

Casillas bemoans SWC draw

2013-12-08 17:23

Spain captain Iker Casillas says the world champions should not have been paired with Holland in their SWC group.

Ancelotti to hand Bale debut

2013-09-13 15:01

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has announced that he'll hand a debut to Gareth Bale and the return of club captain Iker Casillas.

World record bid for Bale

2013-07-30 21:30

Reports suggest that Real Madrid have made a world record bid for Tottenham Hotspur winger, Gareth Bale.

United held, Benfica progress

2011-11-23 07:08

Benfica snatched at sloppy Manchester United to reach the Champions League last 16 and leave the three-times winners with work to do.

Casillas equals Spain record

2011-11-11 18:50

Spain captain Iker Casillas will make an emotional return to Wembley when he wins a record-equalling 126th cap against England.

Casillas voted top keeper

2010-07-12 08:44

Spanish captain Iker Casillas was voted the best goalkeeper after his side won the SWC trophy, beating Holland in the final.

Spain trump the high studs

2010-07-12 07:12

The Netherlands tried to crudely drag their Soccer World Cup final opponents at Soccer City into the abattoir, writes Rob Houwing.

Casillas: Reina helped me

2010-07-04 07:45

Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas has credited backup Pepe Reina for helping him guess correctly when he made his penalty save.


Casillas 'deserves respect'

2014-06-20 07:22

Brazil's Julio Cesar has jumped to the defence of fellow goalkeeper Iker Casillas, after the Spain captain was heavily criticised.

Spain 'not good enough'

2014-06-19 10:21

Spain's players have different explanations for the team's early Soccer World Cup exit against Chile in Rio de Janeiro.

Casillas will come good

2014-06-12 13:34

Spain manager Vicente del Bosque is confident that captain Iker Casillas will make a meaningful contribution at this year's SWC.

Casillas back for Real

2013-10-01 12:58

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas will make his first appearance at the Santiago Bernabeu in nearly nine months.

Del Bosque retains Casillas

2013-08-30 14:07

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has kept faith with captain Iker Casillas as he named his squad for the SWC qualifier away to Finland.

Real divided - Casillas' girl

2013-01-29 21:57

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas' girlfriend says there is a split between the team's players and coach Jose Mourinho.

Villa saves Spanish blushes

2011-11-16 07:33

Spain's poor form in friendlies continued when the world and European champions could only snatch a late draw at lowly Costa Rica.

Sealed with a kiss: Casillas

2010-07-12 13:29

Spain's captain and goalkeeper showed his excitement at their first ever World Cup win by kissing his TV reporter girlfriend.

Spain trump the high studs

2010-07-12 07:12

The Netherlands tried to crudely drag their Soccer World Cup final opponents at Soccer City into the abattoir, writes Rob Houwing.

Casillas talks up German tie

2010-07-07 10:47

Spanish captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas is under no illusions about the importance of his team's semifinal with Germany.

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