Tag Archives: Spanish Primera Division

Real Madrid set to beat Chelsea and Bayern Munich to Isak signing

Swedish sensation Alexander Isak could be set to join Spanish giants Real Madrid, in a multi-million pound, five-year deal that would smash Swedish football’s transfer record. Embed from Getty Images   The world’s leading clubs are constantly on the lookout for the next young talent emerging on the football scene, to supplement the world-class talent already […]

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How Real Madrid success proved Zidane right to defy Galactico policy this summer

by Asif Norat Real Madrid’s president Florentino Perez has enjoyed making the most out of the Galactico policy, using the unlimited transfer funds to bring in at least one expensive signing every year. During his first spell as the club’s president, the Bernabeu stadium witnessed the arrival of Luis Figo, Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldo and others […]

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Real Madrid v Barcelona in trophies: Which club has won more titles?

When the footballing giants of Real Madrid and Barcelona face off it is perhaps the biggest rivalry in club football: El Clásico. Watched by millions of people all over the world the match is steeped in history, with politics, world-class players and passionate fans all playing their part in ensuring that their matches are more […]

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Carlos Vela and Giovani Dos Santos, 10 years later. Did Spurs and Arsenal’s Mexican wonderkids match the hype?

It’s now ten seasons since Giovani Dos Santos and Carlos Vela made their professional debuts. Both highly-rated as youngsters, the Mexican pair have shared fairly similar paths during their up and down careers so far. But have their careers matched the early hype? Before either player had kicked a ball at a professional level, intense […]

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Gareth Bale at Real Madrid: Top 10 moments that define Bale’s Madrid career so far

Following Barcelona’s recent announcement that Neymar had signed a new five-year deal, rivals Real Madrid have also decided to tie down one of their own to a new long-term contract, announcing that Gareth Bale has committed his future to Los Blancos until 2022. The Welshman has agreed a lucrative new six-year deal with the Madrid giants, […]


Neymar at Barcelona: Brilliant Brazilian’s top 10 defining moments so far

October came bearing good news for Barcelona fans in the form of star forward Neymar signing a new five-year deal that will keep him with the Catalan club until June 2021. The Brazilian told the club’s television station Barça TV that he “feels at home” at Barcelona and that the best thing for him and his family is to […]

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Ballon D’Or 2016 shortlist: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Jamie Vardy?

Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy has been nominated among 30 candidates for the Ballon d’Or. The only English player to make the Ballon d’Or 2016 shortlist, Vardy joins the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Gareth Bale among the nominees for the prize given to the best footballer in the world after helping Leicester win […]

JF70 best young talents in Europe

Diogo Jota and the Manchester City loan starlet on fire – #JF70 best youngsters in Europe, week 2

The #JF70 is our regular feature on Just Football keeping tabs on the 70 best young players to watch in Europe in 2016/17. Having selected 10 players from seven of the best leagues in Europe, we’re tracking their progress for you every week with regular reports. Here’s four from the bunch who have stood out lately, […]

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Early season problems for Real Madrid and Barcelona.. but who’s in better shape?

It has been a mixed start to the season for Spain’s big hitters Real Madrid and Barcelona. Real saw their 16-match winning run end and are now winless in their last four games in all competitions, while Barcelona have suffered shock defeats to Alavés and Celta Vigo. The two are likely to be battling with Atlético […]