1. Who Is the 1 Manager Who Can Reunite Real Madrid?

    To kick things off, apologies in advance to the sensitive geek collective who also like soccer—an admittedly small niche, to be fair. Today we have mixed fantasy franchise references ahoy, so hold on to your Spock ears...

    Tim Stannard Written by Tim Stannard about over 1 year ago 24,900 reads 61 comments

  2. Valencia's Desperate Fight for 4th Place and the Future

    Sometimes football supporters do not know what they have got until it has gone. This is especially case with Valencia, whose fans are a particularly grumpy lot...

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  3. Why Real Madrid Need Zlatan to Make Great Leap Forward

    Winning the Spanish League used to be a significant achievement. It used to be tough. But ever since Real Madrid and Barcelona’s financial superiority ruled everyone else ...

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  4. Top 3 Targets: Who Will Be Real Madrid's Next Galactico?

    Florentino Pe rez has an all too familiar look in his eye. It’s a curious cross between steely determination and trapped wind. It’s an expression that’s been witnessed three times over the past 12 years...

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  5. Inequality, Idleness and Idiocy : La Liga Faces Fight for Its Future

    La Liga certainly has a strong claim as being one of the most glamorous leagues in the world, however, it is far from being the most financially sound, or professionally run...

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  6. Spain Still Strong Despite Champions League Setbacks

    Disaster! The end of days for Spanish football! Dark clouds are a-coming! Resistance is futile! The warp core has been breached! It’s the aftermath of the Champions League ...

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  7. Isco: What's the Future for Spain's Next Big Thing?

    It would be truly wonderful if Malaga ’s impressive playmaker, Isco , could stay with Spain’s coastal club to continue his development into a footballer of genuine world-class quality...

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  8. Top 4: Can Anyone Challenge Real Madrid and Barça Next Season?

    The campaign to come in La Liga is set to be an unforgettable classic—a real doozy that will be retold countless times to enraptured grandchildren...

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  9. Barcelona and Real Madrid: Which Club Is in Better Health?

    The first instructions for Barcelona and Real Madrid supporters after their respective Champions League exits are to calm down and take some deep breaths. Use a brown paper bag if necessary...

    Tim Stannard Written by Tim Stannard about over 1 year ago 8,357 reads 90 comments