An interview with Benito Floro

An interview with Benito Floro

Benito Floro is one of the most highly respected coaches in Spain. Indeed, what is most surprising about Benito Floro is the respect he commands with his fellow colleagues where he is always rated as being one of the very best – and one of the fathers of Spanish football as we know it today. Sometimes referred to as “The [...]

Football Tactics – how not to understand them!

Football Tactics – how not to understand them!

Barcelona – Unbeatable or not? After a 0-0 draw with Milan in the first leg of Champions’ League quarter finals, both Barcelona and Milan have everything to play for in the return leg. Tactical systems, as you all know, are something I am very skeptical about. I am a believer that formations change, depending on the moment and, undoubtedly, the [...]

GASPACHO MANCHEGO, BENITO FLORO AND REAL MADRID V VALENCIA

Gaspacho Manchego, Benito Floro and Real Madrid v Valencia On Friday, I was wondering whether to go to a live football game or two over the weekend, or just take in the non-stop action on the goggle-box.  As it turned out, Saturday was to be nothing if not a surprising day and one that ended up with me watching Real Madid [...]