Copa del Rey Final: Three Key Battles

Barcelona will look to seal their second trophy of an incredible season against Athletic Bilbao on Saturday to maintain their chances of winning the treble. Having already wrapped up the La Liga title, the Copa del Rey would sign off their domestic season in some style ahead of the Champions League Final against Juventus. The […]


Ancelotti sacked at Real Madrid – an analysis

Another summer, another manager gone at Real Madrid.It didn’t matter that the locker room wanted him to stay or that he was at the helm when the club won it’s 10th Champion’s League title or that he is one of the most successful and sought after managers in world football. None of that made any difference […]


Lionel Messi leads our La Liga team of the week

Barcelona are champions, what else matters? And we might as well even go on and tag the Barcelona side the team of the penultimate round of La Liga games, and we won’t be so far from the truth – especially after they pulled off a 1-0 win at the Vicente Calderon…But so much more mattered. […]


The redeeming of Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique’s Barcelona are the 2015 champions of Spain (the club’s 5th title in the last 7 seasons) and still could win the treble with a victory in the King’s cup and in the Champion’s League final. That is a statement no one thought would be typed just four months ago.


The Fight for Survival in La Liga

Almeria, Eibar, Granada and Deportivo La Coruna head into the final day of the La Liga season knowing that they need a result to avoid relegation back to the Segunda Division. Two of those teams will be going down, with just two points separating them and head-to-head records making matters even more interesting. Deportivo face […]


Bayern Munich v Barcelona – Champions League analysis

After a thrilling game by two top clubs, Bayern Munich ended up in front 3-2 but it was not enough as Barcelona won 5-2 on aggregate. Barca will now return to Germany on June 6th for a shot at their fifth European Championship. However,  the result could have much different ; similar to the with […]


Bayern Munich v Barcelona Champions League preview

Barcelona and Bayern Munich meet again today in the second leg of the Champion’s League semi-finals and anyone beyond a die-hard Bayern Munich fan already has Barcelona penciled into the finals in Berlin. With the recent form of the club and their 3-0 advantage after the first leg, Barcelona are the odds on favorites to […]


Barcelona 3-0 Bayern Munich analysis

After a flurry of late goals and some Messi magic, Barcelona walked away from the first leg of the Champion’s League semifinal with a 3-0 victory over Bayern Munich. Barcelona will now head to Munich next week with a comfortable lead and with one foot already in the finals.


Barcelona stars lead our La Liga team of the week following 8-0 rout at the weekend

The La Liga title race is going down to the wire but the elite players of Spain’s top tier are certainly stepping up to make it a worthy contest.


Barcelona v Bayern Munich Champions League video preview

Tonight sees the first leg of this mouth-watering Champions League clash between Barcelona and Bayern Munich.


New Spanish TV Deal – A fairer system?

A new collective central TV deal will come into enforcement in 2016 for La Liga, after legislation was created last Thursday. This will help to distribute the wealth in the Spanish First Division, as inequality of income for television deals is prominent in the league.


Luis Enrique’s Chance for Barcelona

When Luis Enrique steps out onto the pitch tonight for the first leg of the Champions League Semifinal he may as well be invisible. With Pep’s return to Nou Camp, the semi-final re-match with Bayern Munich, and the players involved in the game most will not spare a thought for the Barcelona manager. Yet, amongst […]


Barcelona v Bayern Munich Champions League Semi-final Preview

On Tuesday, Bayern Munich will travel to Nou Camp to take on Barcelona in the first leg of the Champion’s League semifinals. It is without a doubt the most anticipated match of the year as these two teams have been arguably the two most dominating clubs in Europe over the last 10 years. Adding intrigue […]


Can we expect Spanish domination in Europe this year?

We’ve reached late April and three Spanish clubs have a chance of silverware in Europe. For Sevilla, a Europa League semi-final is becoming familiar ground, for a club who have thrived in the competition in recent years. The Europa league holders overcame a stern test in Russia as they triumphed over Zenit St Petersburg, despite […]