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Book Review: Toshack's Way - My Journey Through Football
17:00 Monday 26th November 2018

John Toshack cut a unique path through the footballing world as a player, player-manager and manager. Best qualified, he tells the story himself with the help of his co-author, Dan Sung. Title: Toshack's Way, My Journey Through Football…

La Liga Preview: Are all 20 clubs prepared for 2018/19?
08:00 Friday 17th August 2018

La Liga lost arguably their best ever player this summer, when Cristiano Ronaldo left Real Madrid to sign for Juventus in the Italian Serie A. But that does not mean that football fans should avoid following Spanish football during the…

Transfer Analysis: Real Madrid's new signing, Alvaro Odriozola
17:00 Saturday 7th July 2018

Real Madrid activated right-back Alvaro Odriozola's £40 million release clause two days ago. The Spain international signed for Los Blancos on a six-year deal pending a medical.   Odriozola was a La Liga breakthrough star…

Antoine Griezmann must get his motivation back
18:00 Wednesday 7th February 2018

He is a player that all the major clubs in Europe would queue to have in their teams. Antoine Griezmann is one of the world's best footballers. As is often the case nowadays, though, loyalty is just a word. Players that spend an extra,…

Diez Hijos: 10 La Liga breakthroughs, Part 2
08:30 Friday 29th December 2017

Even though La Liga is (slowly) redistributing television revenues more equitably, its smaller clubs, those not named Real Madrid or Barcelona, have learned to maximise their academies. Many regularly produce top quality players who ply their…

Xabi Prieto engrained in Txuriurdin Legend
18:10 Saturday 2nd September 2017

Real Sociedad's captain, Xabi Prieto, recently made his 500th appearance for the club. Can he cap his legacy by bringing glory to Anoeta? Francesco Totti. Carles Puyol. Ryan Giggs. All completed their careers at just one football club. Despite…

Three goalkeepers Napoli should target before the transfer window closes
13:30 Tuesday 8th August 2017

There is no question that Napoli needs to improve their depth in the goalkeeper position. Pepe Reina is the clear starter, but the club needs another reliable starter in case the Spaniard goes down with an injury. With that in mind, here are…

Three biggest La Liga Bargains in this transfer window
10:00 Sunday 30th July 2017

La Liga has had a quiet summer. Neither Real Madrid nor FC Barcelona have been extremely active, although Neymar's rumoured move to Paris makes it an uneasy peace. Below the surface, however, quality players have been arriving in Spain. Here…

The abysmal fall from grace of David Moyes
16:00 Monday 1st May 2017

In May 2013, David Moyes and family must've been in dreamland. The Scotsman had just been handpicked by Sir Alex Ferguson as his replacement. A huge banner went up at Stretford end, Old Trafford, in Moyes's honour– it read: The Chosen One.…

Barcelona team news ahead of Real Sociedad encounter
18:50 Saturday 15th April 2017

Luis Enrique's side are anxious to regain form when they face Real Sociedad at the Camp Nou. Here is our Barcelona team news for their upcoming La Liga game. The Catalans had a humiliating experience when they lost 2-0 to Malaga last weekend…

A look back at Xabi Alonso’s astonishing career
15:00 Monday 23rd January 2017

Xabi Alonso is set to retire when his contract with Bayern Munich expires at the end of the season. The 35-year-old has had a truly successful career, winning a great deal of trophies and accolades internationally and in the top leagues in…

Premier League
Moyes may still provide the annual Sunderland miracle
13:30 Wednesday 9th November 2016

Prior to Saturday's game against Bournemouth, Sunderland was being written-off by anybody and their dog as relegation certainties.

What we learned from Real's opening day win over Sociedad
18:30 Wednesday 24th August 2016

A depleted Madrid team emphatically laid down their intentions for the title by impressively dismantling Real Sociedad without star men Pepe, Modric, Navas, Ronaldo and Benzema. Here're four key things we picked up from Los Blancos' dominant…

David Moyes Sacked - Twitter Reacts
12:39 Tuesday 10th November 2015

He knew it was coming and so did but Twitter still went into overdrive yesterday when it was finally confirmed that David Moyes was sacked from Real Sociedad. As you'd expect www.thesackrace.com was one of the first to bring us the news on…

The Internet Reacts To David Moyes Appointment At Real Sociedad
18:41 Tuesday 11th November 2014

After a break of just over six months, former Manchester United manager David Moyes has made a return to the world of football management, taking on the reigns at troubled La Liga side Real Sociedad.Moyes has taken over from Jagoba Arrasate…

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