Quique Sanchez Flores (manager of Atlético de Madrid). Quique took over a ‘sinking boat’ exactly a year ago and almost immediately turned things around for Atlético de Madrid . They promptly won the Europa League and finished in sixth place in La Liga, qualifying for Europe. However, Atlético de Madrid never seems to find stability for more than a few [...]


Jose Leandro Ulloa, centre-forward, 24 years old, 1’86m. Almeria FC Certainly, Jose Leandro Ulloa is the hero of Lillo – the manager of Almeria. That is for sure! In fact, Ulloa has (surely!) at least temporarily saved Lillo’s job by scoring the equalizer in Almeria’s 1-1 draw with Hercules last weekend. This was typical of of Jose Leandro Ulloa who is [...]

Tips of the Week

WEEK 24th – 30th OCTOBER   There are a 3 games this weekend in Spain that could spell surprise and they all have to do with the manager’s job being on the line. Now, how many of you would give everything to save your boss’s job?   Almeria must win at Atletico Madrid – or Juanma Lillo will definitely be [...]

Game of the Week – Barcelona v Seville

WEEK 24th – 30th OCTOBER   This week’s game of the week must surely be Barcelona v. Sevilla at the Nou Camp.   Barcelona have already drawn two games at home this season, meaning that they have missed out on a total of 4 points, allowing Real Madrid to sit on top of the pile – with a surprising Villarreal [...]