World Cup
David Villa
On A High Note
Spain ended its World Cup campaign on a high note on Monday, cruising to a 3-0 defeat of Australia at the Arena da Baixada. Successive defeats to open the World Cup meant that the reigning champions entered... FULL STORY>>
Sergio Ramos
The Reign Is Over
Reigning champion Spain was ousted from the 2014 World Cup by suffering a 2-0 defeat to Chile at the Maracana on Wednesday.

La Roja was aiming to become the first nation to win consecutive World Cup titles since 1962, but back-to-back losses to open the tournament see Vicente... FULL STORY>>
Writing On The Wall
Spain came to Brazil for the 2014 World Cup with the hope of making history.

La Roja entered the tournament with an impressive record in recent major tournaments. The nation reversed its penchant for underachievement in 2008 with a triumph at the European Championship. It followed the feat with... FULL STORY>>
Iker Casillas
Casillas' time is up
In the aftermath of Spain's 5-1 implosion against the Netherlands on Friday, the phrase "changing of the guard" will be thrown around freely.

Many will write off the defending world champions as old and past their best, while anxiously awaiting the crowning of a new king in international soccer. And while... FULL STORY>>
The Netherlands avenged its loss to Spain in the 2010 World Cup final in grand fashion, laying a 5-1 thumping on the reigning champions at the Arena Fonte Nova on Friday to open Group B play with maximum points.

Spain had taken the lead in the 27th minute thanks to Xabi Alonso's penalty, but Robin van Persie... FULL STORY>>