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With Marcelo Romero replacing Juande Ramos as Malaga Coach, Luke Taylor looks at what the change means for the Andalusians.
After a 2016 to forget for Valencia, 2017 threatens to be no different following Cesare Prandelli's bombshell. Daryl Hammond explains why.
Can Real Madrid and Barcelona continue their recent dominance of the Champions League by one going all the way this campaign?
A renowned hotbed of talent, Football Espana looks at the five most promising, young talents currently plying their trades in the Spanish top flight.
Luke Taylor looks at the implications of the decision to reduce Real Madrid’s transfer ban in time for the summer transfer window.
The final La Liga weekend of 2016 offered up the usual dose of quality football. David Peters takes a look at the main talking points as we head into the winter break.
Atletico Madrid may be victims of their own success, judging by the scrutiny of their recent poor form, yet Feargal Brennan believes Los Colchoneros will bounce back in 2017.
Luke Taylor explains why Cristiano Ronaldo deserves to win his fourth Ballon d’Or, in a look at the Real Madrid and Portugal star’s path to glory this year.
After a weekend in which Real Madrid did it again, David Peters discusses the main storylines from Spanish football’s top flight.
There was to be no last-minute hiccups for Spain’s representatives in the Champions League, as Feargal Brennan found out, with all four easing into the last 16.
Luke Taylor pays tribute to Real Madrid and Spain's captain-fantastic Sergio Ramos after his latest, last-gasp goal in the Clasico.
The Clasico may have been the big match of the weekend in La Liga, but there were plenty of other talking points too. David Peters discusses.
Daryl Hammond looks back at Saturday afternoon’s Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid, which saw Los Blancos rewarded for their resilience.
Feargal Brennan looks at Barcelona’s fortunes going into the Clasico against Real Madrid this weekend.
Luke Taylor looks at Real Madrid’s fortunes going into the Clasico against Barcelona this weekend.
Cristiano Ronaldo's derby hat-trick was the statement Real Madrid needed to make in this season's title race and may have knocked Atletico Madrid out of contention.
Thirty-one goals were scored over the nine matches of the La Liga weekend. David Peters analyses the most significant of them.
Atletico Madrid and Barcelona both went through as group winners, while last-game drama awaits Real Madrid and Sevilla. Feargal Brennan delivers matchday 5’s biggest talking points.
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