With just one week until the end of the current Spanish top flight season, attention is already starting to turn to what is shaping up to be a frenetic summer of coaching switches. Doubts linger over the futures of bosses all over the country. Although in some cases, the situation is likely to be resolved […]Read more "La Liga’s managerial merry-go-round – Who is going where?"
This is arguably the biggest weekend of the season so far in La Liga with all the top four involved in big games, where real potential exists for them to drop points. While it’s still too early for the results to have a decisive impact on the destiny of the title, this is unquestionably the […]Read more "La Liga title hopefuls gear up for crunch weekend"
La Liga 2016-17 Season Preview Madrid | Valencian Community | Catalonia | Andalusia & Canary Islands | Basque Country | Galicia & Asturias Andalusia & the Canary Islands There have been no promotions or relegations affecting the Southern Spanish clubs so once again Andalusia has four representatives in La Liga for the 2016-17 campaign and […]Read more "2016-2017 La Liga Season Preview – Andalusia & the Canary Islands"
The summer months are those that Sevillistas dread the most and with good reason. As temperatures soar well in excess of 40°C in Europe’s hottest city, fans of Sevilla FC brace themselves for high profile departures from a club that once again exceeded all expectations last term. Even Champions League qualification and 9 trophies in […]Read more "Kranevitter and Correa sign as Sampaoli’s Sevilla starts to take shape"
For a prolonged period at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday, Unai Emery and his Sevilla players were on the brink of achieving footballing immortality in the Andalusian city at least. Just four days on from beating Liverpool to clinch a third straight Europa League crown, they had Barcelona a man down and under real pressure […]Read more "Sevilla miss out on cup double but Emery moves to the brink of the managerial elite"
The Europa League is back this week and so are the holders. Sevilla are strong favourites to overcome Norwegian side Molde over two legs to progress into the last 16 and despite a strong field, the Andalusians have to still be considered the team to beat as they go looking for a historic 3rd successive […]Read more "Europa League kings Sevilla gunning for 3rd consecutive crown"
While Spain’s winter break is little more than a brief hiatus these days, it does provide us with a chance to reflect on the first chunk of the season which appears to have left the league with 3 very distinct tiers. In contrast to last season when the league was much more staggered with Valencia […]Read more "La Liga breaks up for Christmas – Has the 2015-16 Primera Division already turned into 3 Mini-Leagues?"
Sevilla (Seville if you insist) is the capital of Andalucia and the largest city in Southern Spain with a population of around 700,000. Passion for football runs deep here and it is home to two of Spanish football’s oldest clubs, both of whom are currently in the Primera Division and regularly attract crowds in excess of […]Read more "Sevilla Futbol City Guide"