1. Real Madrid Move to Sack Zidane Would Be Florentino Perez's Most Absurd Move Yet

    It didn't take long: The first rumours have surfaced that Real Madrid are taking steps to prepare for life without Zinedine Zidane ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 8,199 reads 24 comments

  2. Levante vs. Real Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    Estadio Ciudad de Valencia, La Liga Levante 1-3 Real Madrid (FT) Cristiano Ronaldo pen 34', Diego Marino own goal 37', Deyverson 38', Isco 90+2'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 11,459 reads 91 comments

  3. La Liga Player Rankings: Big Drop for Neymar, Suarez Stays Top, Koke, Saul Surge

    Jornada 26 saw some big results in both halves of the table, with the relegation battle shaping up as one or two teams look to pull away from the strugglers...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 8,071 reads 43 comments

  4. Griezmann Back in Form Will Keep Atletico Madrid's Title Fight Going to the End

    Atletico Madrid 's comfortable 3-0 win over Real Sociedad on Tuesday night was impressive in the extreme, coming just a couple of days after beating Real Madrid in El Derbi ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 1,426 reads 3 comments

  5. La Liga Team of the Week: Atletico Derby Quartet In, Muniain and Suarez Impress

    The big news from La Liga's weekend round of games was Atletico Madrid beating Real Madrid in El Derbi, and accordingly, four of those starters for Los Rojiblancos make our team of the week—though, in truth, we could almost have doubled that...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 3,297 reads 18 comments

  6. Atletico Madrid vs. Real Sociedad: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Stream, TV Info

    Atletico Madrid won the battle of the capital city sides at the weekend to establish their dominance over their local rivals and remain the main threat to Barcelona's title hopes...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 3,245 reads 5 comments

  7. Atletico's Saul Is Real Madrid's Nemesis and One of Their Biggest Mistakes

    Atletico Madrid 's 1-0 win at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday confirmed their superiority, in direct terms and in La Liga positions, over Real Madrid ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 4,820 reads 6 comments

  8. La Liga Hangover: 'Show Pony' Isco, Ronaldo 'Irrelevant' and Liga's Top 'Keepers

    Welcome to La Liga Hangover, a weekly column running throughout the season in which we take a light-hearted, though in-depth, look at the key stories and talking points from the most recent weekend of action in Spanish football's top flight...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 5,861 reads 38 comments

  9. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Winners and Losers from La Liga

    Atletico Madrid boosted their own title hopes and all but ended those of Real Madrid with a 1-0 victory at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 22,442 reads 114 comments

  10. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    Santiago Bernabeu, La Liga Real Madrid 0-1 Atletico Madrid (FT) Antoine Griezmann 52'. Lineups: RMA—Keylor; Danilo, Varane, Ramos, Carvajal; Kroos, Isco, Modric; James, Benzema, Ronaldo...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 18,496 reads 261 comments

  11. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours with Griezmann, Bellerin, Marcelo

    Our latest round-up of transfer rumours sees plenty of potential movements for the summer ahead, particularly with those clubs said to be considering new bosses at the end of the current season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 8,903 reads 13 comments

  12. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend: Madrid Derby and a Copa Del Rey Final Dry Run

    Madrid might house two of the biggest three clubs in Spain, but the capital city is very much fighting it out for second place this season in La Liga, and the derby on Saturday will ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 4,898 reads 23 comments

  13. Barcelona Must Not Let Play-Acting Antics Detract from Style and Success

    Barcelona rode their luck and took their chances in the Champions League round of 16 this week against Arsenal , emerging from the first leg with a 2-0 lead and a great chance of reaching the quarter-finals once again...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 15,550 reads 152 comments

  14. Analysing the Importance of Antoine Griezmann to Atletico Madrid

    Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has come under scrutiny recently after a poor run of form, with the French attacker struggling in front of goal and his team similarly ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 2,361 reads 13 comments

  15. La Liga Player Rankings: Luka Modric Moves Up as Real Madrid Team-Mates Fall

    Jornada 25 in La Liga was a pivotal one at both ends, as Barcelona stretched their lead at the top of the table and Granada remained bottom with another defeat, sacking manager Jose Sandoval as a consequence...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 10,834 reads 14 comments

  16. Juventus vs. Bayern Munich: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League

    Juventus Stadium, UEFA Champions League Juventus 2-2 Bayern Munich (FT) Thomas Muller 42', Arjen Robben 55', Paulo Dybala 63', Stefano Sturaro 76'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 23,315 reads 122 comments

  17. PSV Eindhoven vs. Atletico Madrid: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Stream, TV Info

    This might turn out to be one of the most overlooked ties of the round of 16, but Atletico Madrid should reasonably be considered as one of the favourites to reach the last four of ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 9,284 reads 3 comments

  18. La Liga Team of the Week: Biggest Names Struggle but Camacho, Musonda Impress

    Jornada 25 saw La Liga really shape up at the top end of the table, with Barcelona taking an eight-point lead to put themselves in pole position to retain the title—despite a less-than-perfect display...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 1,896 reads 5 comments

  19. La Liga Hangover: Barcelona En Route to La Liga Title, Madrid Clubs' Struggles

    Welcome to La Liga Hangover, a weekly column running throughout the season in which we take a light-hearted, though in-depth, look at the key stories and talking points from the most recent weekend of action in Spanish football's top flight...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 6,701 reads 30 comments

  20. Title Success Is Beyond Atletico Madrid Without a Firing Antoine Griezmann

    Atletico Madrid moved back up to second place in La Liga with a 0-0 home draw against top-four rivals Villarreal on Sunday night, but it wasn't enough of a positive result to put them back in contention with league leaders Barcelona...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 2,676 reads 3 comments

  21. Bayern Munich vs. Darmstadt: Winners and Losers from Bundesliga

    Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich had to come from behind to win and keep their undefeated home record up on Saturday, winning 3-1 against Darmstadt...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 5,458 reads 22 comments

  22. Bayern Munich vs. Darmstadt: Live Score, Highlights from Bundesliga

    Allianz Arena, Bundesliga Bayern Munich 3-1 Darmstadt 98 (FT) Sandro Wagner 26', Thomas Muller 48' 70', Robert Lewandowski 86'. Lineups: FCB: Neuer; Tasci, Rafinha, Kimmich, Alaba; Vidal, Coman, Muller; Costa, Robben, Lewandowski...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 6,024 reads 29 comments

  23. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours, with Rooney, Ibrahimovic, Icardi

    Pep Guardiola reshaping Manchester City, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool rebuild and yet more players on the way to the Chinese Super League—all transfer rumours that shape this week's collection of stories from the global media...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 8,425 reads 6 comments

  24. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend: Focus on the Defence and Barcelona's Rotation

    Luis Enrique isn't noted as a Barcelona boss who takes any particular match lightly; with the exception of the shocking first leg of the Spanish Supercopa , he has gone for the jugular ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 5,878 reads 30 comments

  25. Realistic Champions League Expectations for Atletico Madrid

    The UEFA Champions League is back up and running with the last-16 matches having begun in the past couple of days, and Atletico Madrid will be involved in their tie against ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 months ago 3,586 reads 15 comments