Harry Trend looks at Xavi Hernandez and how the Spanish legend is getting on in Qatar.
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As Spain prepare to bow out of the World Cup, Sam Mills re-assures us that there’s still a future for tiki-taka style football.
It was only a brief smile, a smirk even. It passed across Vicente Del Bosque’s rumpled features as Chile scored the second goal of their stunningly straightforward 2-0 win against his Spanish team, a fleeting glimpse of the emotions raging beneath the coach’s normally stoic visage. In that moment, his thoughts — or at least some of […]
Ferus Suwan talks tactics, with Johan Cryuff’s influence on the game as evident as ever.
Cian O’Neill discusses the now fashionable term for keeping the ball on the deck.
James Hunt wonders why Spain are no longer everyone’s favourite cup of tea.