On a ruthless evening reminiscent of how the trio of David Villa, Pedro and Messi used to dispatch teams away, Diego Simeone’s army did damage to Barcelona’s hope of a league cup yesterday night. The image of Joao Felix standing up to Lionel Messi as the Argentine tried to bully him was the highlight of the first half. Koke’s second half opener made everyone turned up. Thanks to Antoine Griezmann and his captain, the Catalans was soon ahead and riding to the finals.
Spain has contributed a wealth of impact to the football world especially in the past decade. The likes of Xavi, Iniesta and Busquets changed the midfield debate with their excellent brand of football while the likes of Fabregas, and David Silva all had success in different teams. Looking now the Spanish attack is one area where there is little discussion but Spain has provided its own share of quality forward. Fernando Torres is one of the players that changed the notion of what a number 9 should be, Strong on…read more
Lionel Messi is the superstar player for FC Barcelona. It can be known that he may give the MLS experience because he has elected to bring his illustrious career to an end with the Spanish club. Many have built up certain stories regarding this and the future for him is yet to be known by his fans. It is known that the term between him and the club had a clause that he may opt to leave the Spanish club during the last quarter of every year after he turns…read more
The sensational news towards the end of the season that French star Antoine Griezmann was set to leave Atletico Madrid surprised many in Spain. The 27-year-oldhas earlier rejected an earlier opportunity to leave the club last season to sign a new deal with the club but appears to have lost faith in the project at Wands Metropolitano.
Unai Emery has been exceptional in his first season at the Emirates as Arsenal are in the hunt for the top 4 and also face Napoli in the Europa league. the Spanish tactician has been able to get the best out of Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this season. Both players have contributed a total of 37 goals for the Gunners as the club continues to fight in two competitions. Emery recently claimed that both players are among the best forwards that he has coached in his career. this is…read more
When Liverpool sold Luis Suarez for £75 million, they did not try to replace him with one player and that player is famous Spanish footballer named Davies villa. They signed Balotelli, Lallana, Markovic, and Lambert, among others. Though this change couldn’t make them bear much of goodwill, but David still remains to be a great player. He has been the best player throughout the life he was and is part of the team. When the player finally decided to call time on his career with the New York City on…read more
In June 2014 David Villa joined the New York City FC. Nobody could predict he’d leave such a significant impact on New York and MLS. Today, he is a standout amongst most prominent European stars to take his footballing talent to the United States of America. As of late, after four amazing seasons, including MVP- campaign win in 2016, David declared that he is leaving the league and the country to begin the following statement of his playing profession. The news comes post 1 year of David announcing his retirement…read more
There are media reports that David Villa wants to continue his career for at least one more season. The player who is currently 36 years old has been playing for and will be out of contract at the end of the season. It is believed that the player wants to continue his career but he might not get another deal from New York City FC. When asked about the future of David Villa, New York City FC coach Dome Torrent said that he does not know anything about that. He…read more
If NYCFC can not score a result against Philly, this weekend may be the last time El Guaje enters Eithad Pitch. It should not have come down to this. But when Domé Torrent has taken over, New York City FC had been in the ground over the last few months. And because of this absolute misfortune, NYCFC is not guaranteed a playoff game at home unless they can draw a positive result against the Philadelphia Union this Sunday at the Yankee Stadium. Thus, if fresh rumors are to be believed,…read more
Spain international Alvaro Morata has blamed ex-boss Antonio Conte for his average form in the Chelsea shirt last season. The 25-year-old made the switch to Chelsea from Real Madrid last summer but he could not make a strong impression in the Premier League with just 11 goals through the campaign. As such, there had been the talk of him leaving Stamford Bridge during the summer but Morata has now revealed that he is keen to payback the Blues for the faith they have shown. Speaking to reporters, the Spaniard admitted…read more