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Champions League
Can Barcelona keep the Champions League on Spanish soil?
15:00 Tuesday 19th March 2019

Spain rules football. If you disagree, where have you been for the past decade? La Roja bookended the 2010 World Cup by winning the Euros in 2008 and 2012. Vicente del Bosques' charges lost their way in Brazil but La Liga…

Tactical Analysis
New IFAB rule changes has more downsides than upsides
17:05 Sunday 10th March 2019

Changes are inevitable in life. Similarly, changes are happening in football. Be it change in rearguard at the top, a power shift in top leagues or in the record transfer fee. Come next season, however, new modifications are being made to the…

Features
Is Luis Suarez showing his age in the Champions League?
09:00 Saturday 23rd February 2019

The Champions League Round of 16 first legs concluded last week. Ten-man Manchester City survived a huge scare to snatch a vital 3-2 victory over Bundesliga outfit Schalke 04. Atletico Madrid rode a second-half surge to a 2-0 victory…

Features
Why your Champions League money should be on Barcelona
12:00 Sunday 27th January 2019

Truly, it is a beautiful experience to win a trophy. Every time. Trophies represent the reward for hard work and commitment over a long period but when we talk about winning the Champions League, the experience is clearly incomparable. In fact,…

Spain
What's behind Ousmane Dembele's turn in fortune at Barcelona?
09:00 Sunday 27th January 2019

Ousmane Dembele’s Barcelona exit seemed almost inevitable two months ago. The Catalan club seemingly gave up on their second-record buy. Fast forward to January, the Frenchman was suddenly Ernesto Valverde’s second-most-important…

Spain
What is Barcelona looking for in Kevin-Prince Boateng?
09:00 Friday 25th January 2019

I like to think Kevin-Prince Boateng was as surprised as anyone when rumours emerged that Barcelona was interested in his services. The Spanish giants have gone on to secure the player on a €2 million loan with an option to make the…

Spain
What decline? Luiz Suarez's recent surge proves there is plenty left in the tank
09:00 Monday 12th November 2018

Luis Suarez had been written off by many before the season started. After being accused of declining because of his age, Barcelona fans wanted a replacement. Inter Milan’s high-flying Mauro Icardi was atop the list to follow in the misfiring…

Spain
Why Real Madrid need to cut Karim Benzema loose
09:00 Sunday 14th October 2018

All eyes remain on Real Madrid to witness the after-effects of Cristiano Ronaldo's departure. Fans anticipated a marquee signing to fill their former talisman's boots. But perhaps what everyone ignored was the need to replace…

Spain
Can Barcelona end 11-day nightmare?
09:00 Wednesday 3rd October 2018

In modern football, clubs are never far from a crisis. The bigger they are, the closer to impending doom. As one of the world's biggest, Barcelona understand more than most. Even failing to win in style is often enough for the vultures…

Spain
El Clasico won’t be fun without Ronaldo and Messi rivalry
08:00 Monday 16th July 2018

The football world was in total shock when Juventus signed Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid. The Portuguese’s exit from the Santiago Bernabeu ends a golden age of El Classico between Real Madrid and Barcelona. Ronaldo thanked Real supporters…

World Cup
Uruguay's tactics at the World Cup and where it went wrong
09:30 Sunday 8th July 2018

Uruguay's 2014 World Cup dream ended in the Round Of 16. This year, they went a step further. Los Charrúas breezed past the group stages, picking up wins against a spirited Egyptian side, deadweight Saudi Arabia and in-form…

World Cup
The five most dramatic World Cup quarter-finals in history
12:30 Friday 6th July 2018

The quarter-finals of the World Cup get underway on Friday, after plenty of drama in the first knockout phase. The final eight games from years gone by have produced some unforgettable memories. Here is our look back at five of the most…

World Cup
World Cup Quarterfinal: Will it be blue skies when Uruguay face France?
08:30 Friday 6th July 2018

Two former World Cup winners collide in Russia 2018's first quarter-final. Both France and Uruguay remain unbeaten so far. The Nizhny Novgorod Stadium prepares to host its sixth and final game. The two sides have impressed during their…

World Cup
How far can Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani take Uruguay?
08:30 Wednesday 4th July 2018

Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani came into the tournament in Russia with a well-deserved reputation as a dangerous strike partnership. They have been the star men in an Uruguay team striving to match the nation's previous record…

World Cup
World Cup Round of 16: Uruguay v Portugal a tag-team match featuring Cavani, Suarez against Ronaldo, Quaresma
08:30 Saturday 30th June 2018

The knockout phase of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is finally here, and Uruguay will take on Portugal at Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi. Uruguay won Group A convincingly, with three wins from three. The South Americans are seemingly a side that…