Anfield, el partido que cambió la carrera de Marcos Llorente

Marcos Llorente, a year of metamorphosis

A year ago this week took place Atlético´s win in Anfield. A game that marked the football world for being the last one with fans in the stands; the Atlético crowd for sealing a magic comeback when everything seemed...
Gündoğan celebra un gol

Gündoğan makes an impact in the Premier League

Who would have thought that we would see the current version of İlkay after that fateful knee injury in 2016. The German midfielder´s career seemed meant to fade away just like a broken toy. However, he has become...
Luka Doncic Dallas Mavericks Edit

Luka Doncic, the ‘Wonder Boy’

It is not a coincidence that Luka Doncic is everyday in the covers. He WAS chosen as one of the participants for the NBA Skills Challenge in the All-Star weekend (though he did not make it to the final,...
Edit Atlético de Madrid vs Real Madrid

Against all odds

An Atlético vs Madrid is always an intense derby. A match where every battle for the ball counts, where both crowds want to win in order to bother the other even more than just for their own benefit. It...
Jürgen Klopp, vía @AnfieldWatch

Problems in Liverpool

Football, just as life, has many ups and downs. You can touch the sky and then bottom out in just two seasons. Liverpool roamed poorly in the Premier League compared to their successful history just a few years...
André Silva festeja un gol

André Silva trends higher

Portuguese football has turned into a talent factory and, overall, offensive potential. Lisboa, with Benfica and Sporting, and Oporto have one of the best European academies. The top five leagues in Europe sign players from Portugal: Rubén Dias (central...
Jules Koundé, el central del fútbol moderno

Jules Koundé, the modern football central defender

Football is changing. It is getting more physical, as we all witness the battles on the field that take place every weekend in the Premier League and during the week in the European elite (not at all in Spain)....
Pau Gasol regresa al Barcelona

Pau Gasol returns home

What it was a well-known secret has been confirmed this week. Pau Gasol returns to Barcelona 20 years later. The power forward signs for the rest of the season in order to make it to the Tokyo Olympics coming...
Los candidatos al descenso en la Premier League

The battle to avoid relegation in the Premier League

Last season West Ham, Watford and Norwich were the teams in relegation spots in the Premier League after 25 fixtures with 24, 23, and 18 points each. As you all know, the last two went down and Bournemouth (26...
Morales Levante

Morales, Levante´s commander and heart

Old school guys are the main characters in LaLiga. A few weeks ago we talked about Suárez, the top scorer, along Messi, with 16 goals. I also wrote about Negredo´s second youth at Cádiz. They are all difference maker...