Mid-June, and Spanish football is still active. There are first leg play-off games tonight with a prize in the Primera Liga at stake. Alcorcon host Girona, who have paid for 300 of their fans to leave Catalonia for Madrid to support their team. Almeria play Las Palmas, with all four teams aiming to join Elche and Villarreal among the big boys.
Spain’s under-21 side are on target to retain the European Championship title last won in 2013; they’re through to the semi-finals while the senior side beat the Republic of Ireland 2-0 in a New York friendly last night at Yankees Stadium. They’ll headRead More »from Refreshed Herr Guardiola ready to return