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Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos are just two of La Liga's stars to build business portfolios away from football, as Rob Hemingway explains.
The second installment of El Clasico in four days on Saturday offers Real Madrid the chance of redemption, but Rajan Hothi argues Barcelona remain favourites.
Alaves have been one of the unexpected high-fliers of this La Liga season, but Kieran Thomas questions if they can hold onto an unlikely European spot.
Rob Hemingway analyses the role of the assistant coach at each of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid - and why each is so significant. 
Gareth Bale has had a topsy-turvy six years at Real Madrid but time has now run out for him in the Spanish capital, writes Kieran Thomas.
Diego Simeone has signed a new contract at Atletico Madrid and he appears hungrier than ever for success ,as Rob Hemingway explains.
Celta Vigo must build on their impressive home win over Sevilla if they are to pull away from the relegation battle in La Liga, writes Kieran Thomas.
Athletic Club Bilbao are a club transformed under new Coach Gaizka Garitano and can shock champions Barcelona this weekend, writes Rob Hemingway.
Saturday's Madrid derby is likely to be a typically fiesty affair but it is Atletico who enter the game as favourites, writes Rajan Hothi.
Barcelona may be stronger than ever in global football but away from the Camp Nou, Kieran Thomas explains how Catalan football is facing a crisis.
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