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Luis Enrique still trying to rediscover Spain
09:00 Saturday 23rd March 2019

La Roja are still in transition mode. If not the FIFA World Cup disaster, then Luis Enrique’s team selection for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers served as proof. The selection announcement itself was a peculiar one he’s made a…

Real Madrid starting a new cycle with Santiago Solari
09:00 Sunday 18th November 2018

Real Madrid are in a phase similar to 2008 when Barcelona rose up with their tiki-taka style and the Merengues needed to find a way to return to dominance. Julen Lopetegui 's departure proves the squad cannot continue as it did under Zinedine…

Champions League
Bayern Munich have a score to settle with Real Madrid
10:00 Monday 16th April 2018

The Champions League semifinal draw took place on Friday in Nyon, Switzerland. The two favourites for the final were drawn together. Real Madrid and Bayern Munich meet yet again, following last season’s quarterfinal in which…

Spain v Argentina: A Combined XI
17:00 Tuesday 27th March 2018

Argentina is scheduled to play Spain in a friendly tonight. Both the teams have won two matches against each other. The most recent one going in the South American’s favour 4-1. Julen Lopetegui will look forward to hopefully winning this…

Five players you didn't know have played for RCD Mallorca
16:00 Monday 26th March 2018

Real Club Deportivo (RCD) Mallorca has been the home to some top players over the past decade or so. The 2002 winners of the Copa Del Rey slipped into the Segunda División B last season, which is the third tier of the Spanish football…

Champions League
PSG vs Real Madrid Champions League second leg preview
09:00 Tuesday 6th March 2018

When the draw was made, this tie was the pick of the round. The first leg lived up to the hype in terms of intrigue, tactics, quality, and drama. Both sides have had intriguing campaigns. The French side are fourteen points clear…

Premier League
Three Alexis Sanchez alternatives Manchester City could consider
09:00 Friday 26th January 2018

So, Alexis Sanchez has relocated to Manchester United. Neighbours City have missed out on a signature they have been trying to secure since the previous summer transfer window. The Citizens seem not to have any issue with that. Why would they,…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho has nothing left on the right
19:00 Saturday 20th January 2018

If the feud between Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho heats up again the Portuguese will have new ordnance to drop on his adversary. The Alexis Sanchez deal is all but done and the United manager is set to ink a lengthy extension. By contrast…

Marco Asensio: Mallorca prodigy to Real Madrid superstar
17:00 Friday 27th October 2017

One youngster currently making waves across the footballing world is Marco Asensio. Only 21, he has already made a name for himself in a team rich with talent. But how has the Spaniard gone from Mallorca prodigy to fully-fledged Real Madrid…

Marco Asensio's new Real Madrid deal causes justifiable unrest
12:00 Friday 6th October 2017

Marco Asensio recently signed a lucrative new deal at Real Madrid. It has since emerged that Toni Kroos is unhappy about the youngster's vast increase in weekly wages. He has a right to feel disgruntled.

Four lessons we learned from the Spanish Super Cup 2nd leg
11:00 Thursday 17th August 2017

This past Wednesday night saw Real Madrid emphatically defeat Barcelona 5-1 on aggregate in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup. Los Blancos headed into yesterday's clash with a 3-1 aggregate lead, and were able to see out the Catalans…

What's holding up Manchester United in the transfer market?
20:00 Wednesday 26th July 2017

Over the course of the last three years, Manchester United have been linked with hundreds of players and have secured deals for a considerable number of their targets. Whilst Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku have signed for the Red Devils,…

Cristiano Ronaldo to buy Brooklyn Bridge
13:30 Wednesday 21st June 2017

Spain began the ongoing UEFA U21 European Championship in style. Its 5-0 romp over Macedonia featured a hattrick from Real Madrid youngling Marco Asensio. Given a moment's face time with the match hero, all Spanish radio show El Transistor…

Casemiro and Asensio demonstrate the value of cheaper players alongside more illustrious stars
12:48 Monday 5th June 2017

Real Madrid may have become the first team to retain the UEFA Champions League trophy since it was re-branded in 1992, and their 4-1 defeat of Italian Serie A title holders Juventus in Cardiff on Saturday evening offered proof that expensive…

Why Real Madrid may ditch Eden Hazard in favour of Marco Asensio
10:00 Friday 19th May 2017

Recent reports emerging from Spain suggest that Real Madrid could turn their back on signing Chelsea playmaker, Eden Hazard. Spanish news outlet Diario Gol, disclosed last week that Los Blancos' resolve is partly due to the emergence of the…