Spanish La Liga

Is it bad news for Chelsea and Manchester United as French stars speaks out about his future?

Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has played down talk of a potential move to the Premier League by claiming that he has “doubts” about relocating to England.   The French international has attracted the interest of Europe’s biggest clubs after rising to stardom under the guidance of Diego Simeone in Spain and his crowning moment came last summer when he …

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Analysing Paris Saint Germain’s 4-0 first-leg Champions League victory over Barcelona

From the opening minute of last night’s Champions League encounter against Barcelona, Paris Saint Germain made their intentions clear. Immediately both full-backs pressed high up the pitch, with Marco Verratti dropping back to avoid being outnumbered by Barcelona’s front three. Yet this soon looked unnecessary as the Catalan giants adopted a 4-4-2 or 4-5-1 (With Lionel Messi behind Luis Suarez) …

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Why is there finally a glimmer of hope for fallen giants Valencia?

It wasn’t so long ago that Valencia were the main challengers to the duopoly of Spanish football that is Barcelona and Real Madrid. They were champions of Spain as recently as 2002 and 2004, and have been European constants in subsequent years, regularly featuring in the Champions League and Europa League. However, in recent seasons the club has experienced a drastic …

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Why Atletico Madrid should go all out for the Champions League

It wasn’t supposed to go like this. The progress Los Rojiblancos have built up in the last few seasons has seemingly ground to a halt in 2016/17.   Diego Simeone’s introduction as manager in 2011 culminated in an impressive rise for Atletico Madrid. The team that has Barcelona and Real Madrid looking over their shoulders domestically, and European clubs hoping …

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Can Arsenal finally seal a deal for this Real Madrid forward?

Alvaro Morata Arsenal

The Daily Express have reported today that Arsene Wenger is set to renew his interest in Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata as a result of increasing worries over the future of Alexis Sanchez. Wenger is known to have admired Morata for a while now, and after being linked with him countless times over the summer it seems like the Arsenal …

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How Manchester United fans reacted to reports linking Antoine Griezmann with a huge-money switch

Griezmann Manchester United

According to The Sun this morning, Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann is in line for a £220,000 a week deal if he is to join Premier League giants Manchester United over summer.   The deal, which would see Griezmann earn the same as United record-signing and French teammate Paul Pogba, has allegedly been agreed between Manchester United chiefs and representatives of …

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