Leaders Barcelona lose in La Liga for the first time this season as Iker Muniain's goal hands Athletic Bilbao victory.
The economic outlook for Spain is improving, says ratings agency Standard and Poor's, but it downgrades its rating for the Netherlands.
Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque signs a new contract to stay in charge of the world champions until 2016.
Brazil-born Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa withdraws from the Spain squad with a leg injury.
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa, who was born in Brazil, is called up by Spain for the first time.
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa could be 'one who got away' for Brazil, writes BBC Sport's Tim Vickery
Bosnia-Hercegovina qualify for their first World Cup finals as an independent nation after beating Lithuania 1-0.
Playmaker Juan Mata says he is happy to adapt to Chelsea's new tactics after winning his place back in the side.
Cesc Fabregas commits his future to Barcelona, scuppering Manchester United's bid to sign the former Arsenal midfielder.
Goalkeeper Pepe Reina says he "deserved better" after Liverpool decided to loan him to Napoli without telling him first.
Manchester City sign striker Alvaro Negredo, 27, from Sevilla to complete their third major transfer of the summer.
Real Madrid sign Spain Under-21 midfielder Asier Illarramendi from Real Sociedad for around 39m euros (£34m).
Isco hopes his £23m move to Real Madrid will boost his chances of playing for Spain in next year's World Cup.
Fred scores twice either side of a Neymar strike as Brazil beat Spain to win their third straight Fifa Confederations Cup.
Spain will face Brazil in Sunday's Confederations Cup final after a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over Italy.
Spain will face Italy in the Confederations Cup semi-finals after topping Group B with a controlled victory over Nigeria.
Fernando Torres scores four goals and David Villa three as Spain complete a record Confederations Cup win over Tahiti.
Spain open their Confederations Cup campaign in style as the world and European champions outclass Uruguay in Recife.
Roberto Soldado and Juan Mata are the goalscorers as Spain beat the Republic of Ireland 2-0 in a friendly in New York.
Manchester City complete the signing of Spain international Jesus Navas for an initial fee of £14.9m from Sevilla.