Manchester City’s Silva retires from Spain duty

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish midfielder David Silva has joined compatriots Andres Iniesta and Gerard Pique in retiring from international football. The 32-year-old Manchester City playmaker won the World Cup in 2010 and the European Championship in 2008 and 2012, a key player during Spain’s golden era. Silva scored 35 goals in 125 games for the…

Barcelona beat Sevilla 2-1 to win Spanish Super Cup in Morocco

Marc-Andre ter Stegen saved a last-minute penalty as Barcelona beat Sevilla 2-1 to win the Spanish Super Cup in Tangier, Morocco. Pablo Sarabia put Sevilla ahead when the video assistant referee gave a goal which had been ruled out for offside. But Gerard Pique levelled from close range and Ousmane Dembele then fired Barca into…