La Liga Preview Matchday 16: Golden opportunity for Barca to extend their advantage

Barcelona have a golden opportunity to extend their advantage over defending La Liga champions Real Madrid this weekend, as Los Blancos are in Abu Dhabi to contend tomorrow’s Club World Cup final against Brazilian outlet Gremio. That means the Catalan side could find themselves a whopping 21 points ahead of their arch-rivals heading into next […]

La Liga Matchday 14: December begins as the league takes shape

Often criticised by the simple-minded as being a league that’s dominated by the established elite, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid, Spain’s La Liga has provided evidence this season as to why that’s simply not the case. The battle for the title may be one-sided towards Barcelona but Valencia are their closest competitors, having finished […]

La Liga Week 11 Preview: Big clashes at the top and the bottom

Spain’s La Liga has proven to be an extremely unpredictable league this season, with big sides underperforming, relatively smaller sides exceeding expectations and teams struggling at the bottom of the table that you wouldn’t expect to. Real Madrid’s 2-1 loss to newly-promoted Girona last weekend showed the growing competitiveness of Spain’s top-flight, helping to wash […]

La Liga Preview Match Day 8: Atletico look to quell Barca’s dominance

After another international break, albeit one that actually mattered as places for next summer’s World Cup were secured, European domestic football returns this weekend and there’s set to be plenty of eyes on La Liga. Spain’s top-tier has some huge games this weekend but there’s still plenty going on off the field, as the country […]

La Liga Preview: Match-Day 7 sees Real Madrid playing catch-up

Spanish football has not disappointed so far this season as there’s already been plenty of talking points from the opening six matches; including Barcelona’s 100% start, Real Madrid’s shaky performances and the struggles of Malaga. Those story-lines will continue this weekend as we head into the latest batch of matches from Spain’s top-flight, as we […]

Burnley’s Mee excited about facing up against Chelsea’s £70m man

Burnley face a baptism of fire when the Premier League returns this weekend as Sean Dyche’s side travel to Stamford Bridge to tackle defending champions Chelsea. There’s plenty of talk surrounding the Blues this season and their summer signings, or rather the lack of additions in some areas, but a club-record deal for Alvaro Morata […]

Dyche suggests Burnley could use summer signing Taylor in central defence

Burnley are gearing up for the new Premier League campaign, where they face a baptism of fire with a visit to defending champions Chelsea on the opening weekend, and Sean Dyche’s side will face a stern test this campaign. The Clarets are widely-tipped amongst the favourites to be relegated this season and their defensive line […]

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