Another week, another Lionel Messi masterclass as Barcelona cruised to another win in Spain and Joseph Sexton is here with all the details.
A twitter frenzy brought to light the fact that the status of former La Liga stalwarts Real Oviedo has plummeted in the past eight years to the point where their very future is now in doubt. Joseph Sexton brushes up on his Spanish legalese in an attempt to find out where it all went wrong…
Joseph Sexton is back, and runs down the weekend’s Spanish action.
La Liga is back with a bang, after a great weekend’s football. Real and Villarreal turned out to be a cracker, and elsewhere Sevilla continued their recent revival, while normal service resumed as Barcelona won big again. Back Page Football’s man in Spain, Joseph Sexton, is here to tell us all about it
It’s been an epic year in Spanish football. Here, Joseph Sexton takes a look back at the opening phase of the season and a frenzied week of Copa del Rey action; and, of course, the final league program ahead of the winter shut-down.
It’s the last weekend of action before the Christmas break in La Liga, and Back Page Football’s man in Spain, Joseph Sexton, is here to tell us what’s in store.
Saturday night’s action was a tale of two coaches on the brink, namely Sevilla’s Gregorio Manzano and Atlético’s Quique Sanchez-Flores. As reported last week, Sevilla haven’t been so much on the slide as in free fall, enduring their worst start to the season in many a year; Flores’ Atlético had flattered in the autumn only [...]
Another week of fascinating action in Spain’s top flight, and Joseph Sexton is here to tell us all about it. This week, Barcelona recorded another big win, while Real Madrid and Villareal also picked up wins in big four clashes against Valencia and Sevilla.
What an El Clásico. I’m sure we all expected a… closer tie, but Barcelona’s 5-0 display was a team performance to remember. Joseph Sexton, our La Liga writer in Barcelona, takes a step back and reviews the Monday night madness, and glances over the rest of the past weekend’s action.
Breaking news ahead of Barcelona versus Real Madrid tonight.