Will Atletico Madrid swap Joao Felix for Antoine Griezman?

The last day of the transfer window always delivers. Barcelona's financial situation means they are thinking about free transfers and swap deals. And there could be a big surprise. Antoine Griezman and Joao Felix According to Esport 3 and confirmed by SPORT, Barça have proposed swapping Antoine Griezmann and Joao Felix to Atletico Madrid. Barça … Continue reading Will Atletico Madrid swap Joao Felix for Antoine Griezman?

Coutinho named Barca’s top player after Messi

Philippe Coutinho will be useful for Barcelona this season, insisted coach Ronald Koeman. The club’s record signing could yet leave in the transfer window, but if not he’ll be part of the squad. “I count on him,” explained the coach. Lionel Messi at Barcelona runs after Philippe Coutinho's goal “For me, Cou can be an … Continue reading Coutinho named Barca’s top player after Messi

Why Guardiola is angry with LaLiga president Tebas

Pep Guardiola and Javier Tebas have clashed in an unexpected war of words after the City manager encouraged the LaLiga president to "learn from a league such as the Premier League" and better distribute the money from television rights, giving clubs access to greater financial resources which they can use to make signings and bolster … Continue reading Why Guardiola is angry with LaLiga president Tebas

Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid have a great future

Real Madrid have appointed Carlo Ancelotti as the club's new coach following the resignation of Zinedine Zidane last week.  Carlo Ancelotti Ancelotti, 61, leaves Premier League side Everton to return for a second spell in charge of Madrid. He has agreed a three-year deal.  "I would like to thank the board of directors, the players … Continue reading Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid have a great future

‘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

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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

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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