A legacy slowly running into oblivion

Almost exactly a year ago, Real Madrid bounced back from 0-2 down at Villarreal to triumph 3-2 with a 83rd-minute winner. Three days later, they were down 1-3 at home against Las Palmas, but rescued a draw thanks to goals in the 86th and 89th minute. There would be similar late heroics against Valencia,

Halftimeng La Liga Team of Week 20 (2018)

Barcelona tightens its grip on the summit of the La Liga pummeling mid- table team Betis after Atletico could on manage a draw at the Wanda Metropolitan against impressive newbies - Girona. Real Madrid managed to get a 'rare' win at home having smashed seven past Deportivo La Coruna, who themselves have conceded the

HALFTIMENG LA LIGA TEAM OF MATCHDAY 4 (2017/18)

Eibar edged Leganes 1 - 0 on Friday kicking off last weekend's round of fixtures taking The Gunsmiths to 13th on the log with 6 points. Villarreal compounded more woes on Alaves spanking the latter for three continuing where they left off in the Europa League. Barcelona, Sevilla and Real Madrid were

Malaga and Alaves ; Two Teams sharing Doldrums

A month including three games into the La Liga season, no points for these two decent sides; the lowest ebb of any form a campaign could start. How did it come to this? Self inflicted or uncontrollable circumstances? Would they be able to make a leeway out of this? Would 'heads

Halftimeng La Liga Team of Week 3

Barcelona gave their city rivals Espanyol a pounding, 5 - 0 it ended at the Nou Camp taking their total haul to 9 points ; 4 ahead of title contenders Real Madrid who shook fans and punters with a pusillanimous draw at home to lowly Levante. If that was shocking,

Halftimeng LA LIGA TEAM OF WEEK 2 (2017/18)

Surprisingly, Real Sociedad and Leganes have started the La Liga season unscathed maintaining a 100% record - Barcelona completes the three teams on the log with maximum 6 points when they beat Luis Zubaida's Alaves. Atlético Madrid nailed a marker on the Canary Islands pummeling Las Palmas 5 - 1,