1. Villarreal vs. Real Madrid: What to Expect Tactically from Both Sides

    Newly promoted Villarreal is set to host Real Madrid at the legendary Estadio El Madrigal on Saturday in what will prove to be one of the most exciting La Liga matches to watch this season...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 3,981 reads 10 comments

  2. Barcelona's 5 Biggest Weaknesses to Exploit This Season

    Barcelona remains one of the most dominant football clubs on the planet, but not everything is perfect at the Catalan club. After failing to strengthen the defense it is expected that the club will struggle at times this season...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 8,150 reads 55 comments

  3. Barcelona: Why Neymar Will Prove to Be Better Value Than Gareth Bale

    The two biggest faces to join La Liga this summer are none other than Neymar and Gareth Bale . Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid broke the bank to bring these two prolific ...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 15,433 reads 105 comments

  4. Comparing Barcelona's Starters to Real Madrid's

    Now that the transfer window has finally slammed shut every fan knows exactly who their team is this season. But for La Liga it all comes down to the big two...

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  5. Spain: 20 Classic Examples of Spain's Tiki-Taka

    The Spanish national football team has employed the "tiki-taka" style of short, quick passes with great success under managers Luis Aragones and Vicente del Bosque over the past seven years...

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  6. FC Barcelona: La Blaugrana's No. 1 January Transfer Target

    The summer transfer window has finally slammed shut, but for Barcelona the last few months have not been a success. La Blaugrana was able to add Brazilian Neymar to the squad, but that was the only incoming transfer...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 24,607 reads 189 comments

  7. Why Daniel Agger Would Be a Good Fit at Barcelona

    It is only mere hours until the summer transfer window closes and several clubs are still scrapping to find the missing pieces. For Barcelona, there remains only one glaring weakness...

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  8. Lionel Messi Shows He Is Back to His Best in Barcelona Win over Valencia

    When it comes to Barcelona, everything revolves around Lionel Messi . Yet after suffering a hamstring injury which caused him to miss the club’s last La Liga ...

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  9. Comparing Barcelona and Real Madrid After the Arrival of Gareth Bale

    After a long and eventful summer, a lot has changed in Spain, if not amongst the big two as Barcelona and Real Madrid again prepare to dominate La Liga. The changes that have been made, however, could well shape the season for the Clasico duo...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 22,959 reads 147 comments

  10. FC Barcelona: Valencia Players That Barcelona Must Shut Down

    Barcelona is set to travel to take on La Liga foes Valencia this weekend in what should prove to be a thrilling match. The two Spanish clubs have a rich history and will most likely be in for yet another wonderful installment...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 8,888 reads 32 comments

  11. Predicting Each La Liga Club's Chances in the Champions League

    The draw for the Champions League group stage has been completed and now all eyes will turn to the plethora of intense matchups...

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  12. Juventus vs. Lazio: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Serie A fans will be in for a treat on Saturday when reigning champions Juventus host challengers Lazio at Juventus Stadium in Turin...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 1,139 reads 2 comments

  13. FC Barcelona: Malaga Players for La Blaugrana to Fear

    Barcelona is set to travel to face off with La Liga rival Malaga on Sunday and things may prove to be more difficult than expected. The match at the Rosaleda will test the Catalan club and fans should expect an open encounter...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 4,818 reads 22 comments

  14. Real Madrid Players Who Would Be Affected by the Arrival of Gareth Bale

    With reports from the Daily Mail claiming that Gareth Bale could be joining Real Madrid very soon, it is time to look at the repercussions...

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  15. Atletico Madrid 1-1 Barcelona: 6 Things We Learned

    Atletico Madrid thrilled football fans everywhere in their 1-1 draw with Barcelona in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday. The Vicente Calderon Stadium was rocking throughout the entire match, and there were many lessons to be learned..

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 9,805 reads 254 comments

  16. Barcelona Transfers: Pieces La Blaugrana Would Love to Add Before Deadline Day

    The new football season may already be underway, but the transfer window is still open. Clubs are making the final alterations to their squads, and these last days could decide the season for multiple teams...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 11 months ago 7,971 reads 60 comments

  17. FC Barcelona: 7 Things Lionel Messi Will Teach Neymar

    The football world is excited to see the pairing of Lionel Messi and Neymar this season. But it is also important to note that not only will the duo compete together, they will also learn from each other...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 12 months ago 39,435 reads 89 comments

  18. 10 Reasons to Be Excited About Barcelona This Season

    This summer has been an eventful one for Catalan club Barcelona. From the arrival of Neymar to the loss of Tito Vilanova, there have been many ups and downs...

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  19. 5 Changes Barcelona Must Make to Reclaim Their Champions League Crown

    It has been two long seasons since Barcelona last lifted the coveted Champions League trophy. After being utterly out-classed by Bayern Munich last season, it’s time for La ...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 12 months ago 8,916 reads 59 comments

  20. Rating the Spain Players in Their 2-0 Victory over Ecuador

    Spain eased to a 2-0 victory over Ecuador in international friendly action on Wednesday despite defensive troubles. La Roja had to do without several regular stars but did not miss a step as four Spaniards made their international debuts...

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  21. FC Barcelona: Player-by-Player Guide to Their 2013-14 La Liga Squad

    With the new season set to get underway in less than a week, every club is rushing to make sure their squad is complete. Barcelona will again be competing in multiple competitions, meaning La Blaugrana’s squad will be more important than ever...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 12 months ago 20,365 reads 59 comments

  22. What Gary Medel Brings to the Premier League and Cardiff City

    Newly promoted Cardiff City has broken the club’s transfer record fee for the third time this summer by signing Sevilla midfielder Gary Medel ...

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  23. Rating the Barcelona Players in Their 3-1 Victory over Malaysia

    Barcelona finished off their Asian tour with a 3-1 victory over Malaysia . Several players stepped up big in a match that did not feature Lionel Messi with Cesc Fabregas being involved in all three goals...

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  24. Malaysia vs. Barcelona: Complete Preview, Team News, and Projected Lineup

    Who: Malaysia XI vs. FC Barcelona Where: Malaysia When: Time Varies by Location Barcelona is set to wrap up their summer tour with one final match being played at the weekend...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 12 months ago 11,599 reads 33 comments

  25. Rating the Barcelona Players in Their 7-1 Victory over Thailand

    Preseason friendlies are one of the biggest indicators for managers of where their squad is in preparation for the upcoming campaign. Tata Martino has completely assumed his role of Barcelona manager — and he's taken off in style...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 12 months ago 2,777 reads 29 comments