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Dismal Real Madrid

After beating the arch-rivals Barcelona, it was expected that Real Madrid would get back on track and start winning matches consistently. But in the clash against Real Betis, one could witness a Real Madrid unit, which was not only...

Below-par Barcelona, lucky Lionel Messi

The hangover of losing against the arch-rivals Real Madrid was not yet over as the defending champions of La Liga along with their club legend, Lionel Messi, met Real Sociedad on Saturday. Sociedad, so far in this season, had...

El Clasico: Real Madrid beat Barcelona

"It was a great display by Real Madrid under pressure. The celebration of the Los Blancos after the final whistle clearly hinted what this victory meant for them. There were emotions, huge roar and music everywhere – as if...

The signing of Alfredo Di Stefano to Real Madrid

"The Braca fans still believe, they were robbed, while Real Madrid say that they had been smarter than Barca who were sloppy and less efficient while signing the superstar"   The name Alfredo Di Stefano and Real Madrid are synonymous. Whenever...

El Clasico: What should Real Madrid do?

A must win game for Real Madrid and that too would be against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu, where they are yet to beat the Catalans since 2014......   It would be one of those days when the tension would kill...

Levante shock Real Madrid

It was a pleasant feeling when the news of the return of Eden Hazard in a Real Madrid shirt dominated in social media. But as soon as he started playing for the Los Blancos, they seem to have lost...

Celta Vigo setback for Real Madrid

Santiago Bernabeu welcomed the return of Eden Hazard just in time before the knockout stages of UEFA Champions League and it was the roster where Real Madrid were on course for a sixth successive LaLiga win and with that...

All is not well in Barcelona

On Tuesday Eric Abidal, the former French and Barcelona player and now the sporting director of Catalan Club, said in an interview with Diario Sport, “I watched the games and didn't look at the result. But I looked at...

Madrid Derby: Real Madrid prevail in a tough contest

The boys of Zinedine Zidane are enjoying the winning momentum. Not so long ago the atmosphere at Santiago Bernabeu was gloomy. Their biggest star in the history left a vacuum, which was getting tough for Real Madrid to fill....

The Real Madrid of Zinedine Zidane go on top

In Barcelona, they wish for so-called substance – tiki-taka, fluid and beautiful football even if you don’t win, just play to win hearts. It sounds more like a bloody joker, whose ambitions are less. If he could put a...

The New Barcelona taste defeat

The journey of Quique Setien as the manager of Barcelona started off with two victories. It sounds nice but those watched the matches against Grenada in La Liga and Ibiza in Copa del Ray, would be worried about the...

The Casemiro magic undermines Sevilla

Sevilla’s track record at Santiago Bernabeu has not been satisfactory in recent times and thus keeping that in mind, ex-Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui decided to exhibit a bit more determination than his predecessors.  The Andalusians pressed Los Blancos...

El Clasico: Real Madrid were the better side at Camp Nou

The last time world witnessed an El Clasico clash ended in a goalless draw was way back on November 23, 2002. It was the same venue where last night’s encounter took place – Nou Camp. Even though the match...

Unsung hero Karim Benzema scores to save Real Madrid

95th minute. Valencia 1 Real Madrid 0. The game was already lost for the Los Blancos until the visitors won a corner. The ball came flying into the centre from the corner. Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, who came up to...

Martin Odegaard shines, Lionel Messi flops

At the age of 16, Martin Odegaard of Norway was snapped by the club Stromsgodset in January 2015. Odegaard was hailed as the next big thing and his talent did not go unnoticed by two of the most powerful...
Sevilla

Sevilla’s fight for fourth and the future

Finishing in fourth and the Champions League is set to be make or break for Sevilla's future as the Spanish giant tries to find its way forward April 2019 fact: there’s no official confirmation regarding Sevilla’s head coach for the...
LaLiga

Sevilla lead the way in La Liga’s derby day

With a floundering Real Madrid relegated to the Monday night doom zone, a set of demolition derbies stood proud in La Liga With the championship race already settled (it’s only a matter of when and how, even if Barça continue...
Iago Aspas

Iago Aspas – the living legend of Celta Vigo

Why Celta Vigo fans would fund a statue of Iago Aspas outside their stadium after this season's relegation-battling heroics The weather was awful on Sunday when Celta and Real Sociedad duked it out at a stormy Balaidos, with quite different...
Real Madrid

A dream comes true for Real Madrid’s main man

A decades-long dream come true was announced by Florentino Perez and Real Madrid this week - a stunning new signing for the club...but it wasn't a star player  In a sense, it resembled the proverbial cutting of an inauguration ribbon,...
Gerard Pique

Gerard Pique stars in homage to Catalonia

Spain loves an argument, so when an international friendly for Catalonia cropped up the chance to mix politics, sport (and Gerard Pique) was too good to miss For some time now, Spain has been a place where you can find...

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