Kranevitter and Correa sign as Sampaoli’s Sevilla starts to take shape

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 […]

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Sevilla miss out on cup double but Emery moves to the brink of the managerial elite

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 […]

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La Liga breaks up for Christmas – Has the 2015-16 Primera Division already turned into 3 Mini-Leagues?

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 […]

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Sevilla Futbol City Guide

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 […]

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