BLOG ESPANA: MIKE BARNES
One of the greatest footballers of all time, Alfredo Di Stefano, has passed away at the age of 88. Mike Barnes looks back on his career and his lasting legacy.
Mike Barnes gives his verdict on Spain's catastrophic World Cup campaign, which ended with La Roja finishing third in Group B.
After their humbling against the Netherlands, Mike Barnes says that anything other than a win against Chile will leave Spain’s World Cup hopes in serious doubt.
Vicente Del Bosque will be looking for a winning start to the World Cup, but it won’t be easy against the Netherlands, writes Mike Barnes.
Atletico Madrid defied all expectations this season by winning La Liga. Mike Barnes looks back on their achievement.
Vicente Del Bosque has shown faith in Fernando Torres, naming the Chelsea striker in Spain’s World Cup squad. Mike Barnes considers the implications.
Atletico Madrid Coach Diego Simeone wears his heart on his sleeve. Mike Barnes says the Argentine has played a huge role in his team’s success.
Alberto Moreno’s eye-catching performances for Sevilla have earned him a place in Spain’s preliminary World Cup squad. Mike Barnes considers whether the defender will make it to Brazil.
Mike Barnes looks forward to tonight’s Europa League final and says victory for Sevilla would be a fitting end to a marathon season for the Andalusian side.
Athletic Bilbao have sealed their Champions League place and Mike Barnes believes they are equipped to thrive under Ernesto Valverde.
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