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Opinion
Beware the club that forgets its fans' importance
15:00 Thursday 8th November 2018

It is no news that the fans of major club football can have significant effect on club business. Clubs always want strong support. Tickets and shirts must be sold but it also makes a massive difference in matches. How many stadia across Europe…

Spain
Urgent signings Real Madrid must make
09:00 Tuesday 28th August 2018

Under Zinedine Zidane, Real Madrid dominated Europe. The Merengues won back-to-back-to-back Champions Leagues, four in five years if you count Carlo Ancelotti's La Decima on the far side of Barcelona's intervention. It's not…

Cult Heroes
Will Zidane manage again?
17:00 Tuesday 7th August 2018

In Twelfth Night, Shakespeare observes that “some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon ‘em.” Modern society has done everything it can to hamstring those born into greatness, replacing…

Spain
Barcelona hit five past Real Betis to kill off Real Madrid’s slim title hopes
09:30 Tuesday 23rd January 2018

There's no way back for Real Madrid. Barcelona just keep winning. When Barcelona lost 1-0 to Espanyol in the first leg of the Copa del Rey mid-week, it showed the runaway league leaders could be beaten. Oscar Melendo came off the bench…

Spain
Why Zidane is the Real deal and deserves patience at Madrid
11:00 Saturday 13th January 2018

Despite making wholesale changes, Real Madrid should have comfortably beaten third tier side Numancia at the Bernabẽu on Wednesday. Despite the 2-2 stalemate, meaning Madrid have only won one of their past four games, they still progressed…

Managerial News
The 12 Days of Football: Eight Managers Managing
08:00 Saturday 30th December 2017

On the eighth day of football, UEFA gave to me eight managers managing, Seven sides-a-sinking/Six games amazing Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown/Three French clubs/Two title races/ and Antonio Conte and a back three. Welcome to the eighth…

Features
The 12 Days of Football: Two Title Races
08:00 Sunday 24th December 2017

On the second day of football/UEFA gave to me/two title races/and Antonio Conte and a back three Welcome to the Twelve Days of Football's second installment. The series looks back on football in 2017, and where it has brought us. Tis'…

Spain
Real Madrid can save its season in January
08:00 Friday 15th December 2017

It’s mid-December. The season's first El Clasico is less than ten days away. Real Madrid, La Liga and Europe's reigning champions, sit in fourth place. Los Blancos are eight points behind Barcelona. They've…

Opinion
Tottenham Hotspur vs Real Madrid: A combined XI
12:00 Tuesday 31st October 2017

Nights do not come much bigger than this. Tottenham Hotspur welcome Spanish giants Real Madrid on Wednesday, knowing a victory would stencil them into the history books and all-but guarantee qualification. Both sides boast an impressive starting…

Opinion
Real Madrid already playing catch up in La Liga
18:00 Thursday 21st September 2017

Real Madrid has already lost serious ground on rivals Barcelona for this season's La Liga and need to desperately improve if they are to regain back-to-back titles. Barcelona are seven points ahead of Madrid and it is only week five. Zinedine…

Opinion
Transfers That Nearly Happened (But Didn't)
13:30 Saturday 24th June 2017

An open transfer window generally means three things are guaranteed to happen: players will move from one club to another, the media will have a field day linking some clubs to every player in the world and some players will use the speculation…

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