Spain football – La Liga (an update)

Spain football – La Liga (an update)

Everything is much the same at the top for La Liga – but matters are very tight for the teams at the bottom. Barcelona didn’t let Atletico Madrid surprise them, winning convincingly 3-0. Flores didn’t play Diego Forlan in the first half, but in the second half, when Diego Forlan came on, the team improved enormously.  It becomes more and [...]

Spanish La Liga round-up and latest news

Spanish La Liga round-up and latest news

  Happy New Year to all! My apologies for lack of actively in recent weeks. I was off in Florida at the MLS Combine and Draft which kept me very busy.  Certainly, we still have much to learn from the USA on how to run sport. Agents, for example, are highly respected and welcomed by MLS, which is extremely welcoming [...]

HERO OF THE WEEK

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 [...]