‘Ruthless’ Real Sociedad end Zidane’s winning streak

Real Madrid dropped two points against Real Sociedad on Monday, meaning they stay level with Barcelona on 53 points, from 25 games each. Both Spanish giants are five points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, who also have a game in hand. Portu broke the deadlock for the visitors with a big, looping back post header. Madrid … Continue reading ‘Ruthless’ Real Sociedad end Zidane’s winning streak

Barcelona appoint Larsson and Schreuder as assistant coaches

There hasn't been a dull moment at FC Barcelona over the past few days and this Friday morning is no different. The club have confirmed that Alfred Schreuder and Henrik Larsson will join Ronald Koeman's coaching staff. Those two joins Koeman on deals which run until 2022. The accompanying image shows all three together at the … Continue reading Barcelona appoint Larsson and Schreuder as assistant coaches

Barcelona boss reveals plan to keep Messi at the club

With the LaLiga title seemingly slipping from their grasp, FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has being doing his best to put 'out another fire' after it emerged that Leo Messi ordered his father to put a hold on negotiations with the club over a contract renewal. The news broke via Cadena SER last week … Continue reading Barcelona boss reveals plan to keep Messi at the club

LaLiga losing investor confidence

In times of crisis, some communities resort to barter. Now Spanish football teams might too. La Liga President Javier Tebas says he expects the country’s clubs to consider more direct swaps of players instead of big transfer payments, as they try to cope with the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis. "The transfer market will … Continue reading LaLiga losing investor confidence

Priority in Spain is how to complete the 2019/20 LaLiga season

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) is determined to save this season even if a resumption at the start of May appears unlikely, says President Luis Rubiales. LaLiga, along with the rest of the major leagues in European football, has been put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, with no games played in the Spanish top tier since Real … Continue reading Priority in Spain is how to complete the 2019/20 LaLiga season

Clubs to benefit most if football leagues are permanently suspended

Everyone is pending on the coronavirus. Sport has been a victim of the virus too, and is no longer the important thing. But it’s inevitable that people start to wonder about what can happen to the leagues. Liverpool fans are freaking out because there’s the chance they will not be awarded the title even though … Continue reading Clubs to benefit most if football leagues are permanently suspended

Why Barcelona must win Real Sociedad

Barcelona must pick themselves up after Clasico disappointment. The LaLiga champions host Real Sociedad on Saturday at Camp Nou, with Madrid not playing until Sunday night, at Real Betis. Real Sociedad and Barca are two sides that play attractive football - and Messi has not been able to score against an Imanol Alguacil side. Martin … Continue reading Why Barcelona must win Real Sociedad

Setien inspired by Barcelona’s loss to Valencia

Quique Setien's first three games in charge of Barcelona have not but the desired change and the defeat in Valencia has generated concern. In very little time, Setien has earned the respect of people at the club (directors, employees, professionals) thanks to his naturalness and closeness. Barça are convinced they have a coach with a … Continue reading Setien inspired by Barcelona’s loss to Valencia

Zinedine Zidane resigns as Real Madrid Coach

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has quit as manager of the Spanish football team after an unprecedented Champions League victory against Liverpool, a record which marked the club's third consecutive CL trophy under his leadership and their fourth in five years. Zidane is currently holding a press conference alongside club president Florentino Perez. Speaking at … Continue reading Zinedine Zidane resigns as Real Madrid Coach

Barcelona vs Sevilla: What to expect from the historic finals

Barcelona and Sevilla have slugged it out in many finals: the Spanish Super Cup, UEFA Super Cup and Copa del Rey, and it's interesting to know that both teams are used to reaching the latter stages of competitions together. Image shows Barcelona teammates celebrating Philppe Coutinho's goal in their 2-0 win against Valencia at Mestalla … Continue reading Barcelona vs Sevilla: What to expect from the historic finals