Manchester United Identify Dembele As Cheaper Alternative To Sancho

By Ashish Sreejith

Ousmane Dembele emerges as a cheaper alternative to Jadon Sancho for Manchester United. The Englishman has had a terrific season so far with 17 goals and 16 assists in Bundesliga. Which strikes a stark contrast with his time at Borussia Dortmund off the pitch lately. It was widely reported that Sancho has experienced internal conflicts…

Real Madrid To Offer Martin Odegaard In Exchange For Paul Pogba

By Naveen Kelvin

Paul Pogba’s future could prove to be the biggest outgoing worry that Manchester United will have to combat until the upcoming transfer window. While the side is expected to pursue the likes of Jadon Sancho and Jack Grealish strongly, it is with regard to keeping hold of their existing players that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and…

Mourinho Reveals What He Whispered In Guardiola’s Ear During Barcelona vs Inter

By Naveen Kelvin

Jose Mourinho’s managerial antics have been of the precise sort that have added a significant amount of color to the great game. The Europe-wide reigns of the Portuguese maestro have certainly left little to question. Currently the gaffer at Tottenham Hotspur, some of his best professional years came when he was at the helm of…

Transfer Fee Agreed: Manchester United Close To Signing Saul Niguez

By Naveen Kelvin

The post-pandemic transfer window will certainly be a fresh playing field with drastically changed dynamics. By virtue of economic challenges that months without football have posed, many clubs could easily choose to either not invest at all in new deals or bankroll and cash in on existing assets in a bid to make some form…

FIFA Makes Sweeping Changes To Both Substitutions And VAR

By Naveen Kelvin

The near-global lockdown enforced by the pandemic is coming to varying degrees of progression. As such, certain football associations have clear-cut ideas of when and how to commence their domestic leagues, with Germany paving the prime example as all iterations of the Bundesliga have a resumption date. South Korea is another nation on a similar…

Manchester United Set To Sign Defender From Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United’s youth recruitment policy has certainly improved considerably under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Under the gaffer, the days of Sir Alex Ferguson’s tenure wherein homegrown talent were promoted extensively appears to have taken place. However, it cannot he denied that big transfer moves are still being relied upon by the Red Devils in order to…

Thomas Partey ‘Loves’ Links With Man Utd – Deal Could Be Done Sooner Than Expected

By Naveen Kelvin

Man Utd’s potential summer transfer business appears to have taken over the news in lieu of actual football being played due to the lockdown. Despite Ed Woodward cautioning that the next transfer window won’t be business as usual for the Red Devils, in view of the larger financial backlash that the lockdown and lack of…

PSG And Barcelona Interested In Diogo Dalot – Man Utd Ready To Sell For £30m

By Naveen Kelvin

Man Utd’s stock as a club has wavered considerably over the years. While their more recent antics appear enroute to slowly regain the formidable place they occupied in European football for decades altogether, much work still remains to be done. One of the hallmarks in achieving this is how they are able to raise the…

Man United In Contact With Thomas Lemar Over Potential Summer Transfer

By Hritwik

While the Premier League is suspended until April as the world fights the novel coronavirus outbreak, reports have been surfacing hinting contacts between representatives of Thomas Lemar and Manchester United. Continued deploying of Bruno Fernandes which when added with the earnest efforts of Scott McTominay and Fred would contribute a midfield worthy of satisfying the…

Atletico Madrid ‘Leading The Chase’ To Sign Jesse Lingard

By Naveen Kelvin

Man Utd did a lot of work when it came to personnel shuffling during the winter transfer window. Ashley Young was sold to Inter while Marcos Rojo was loaned out to Estudiantes as the cry for clearing deadwood was paid heed to. In accordance with the same philosophy, the club is also expected to do…

Rio Ferdinand’s Reaction To Messi’s Stunning Freekick Against Liverpool

By BF Staff | May 2, 2019

Liverpool have a mountain to climb at Anfield following their 3-0 loss against Barcelona in the first leg of Champions League semi-finals. Luis Suarez netted the opener in the first-half against his former club, while Lionel Messi struck twice in the second half. The Argentine’s second goal was his 600th career goal, as he curled…

Lionel Messi Destroyed Virgil Van Dijk During Barcelona Vs Liverpool

By Rajdeep Saha | May 2, 2019

Ahead of the highly anticipated UEFA Champions League first leg semi-final clash between Barcelona and Liverpool at the Camp Nou, the focus revolved around Lionel Messi and Virgil van Dijk. On one hand, we had the best player in the world in the form of Messi. Opposing him was Premier League PFA Player of the…

Manchester United's Juan Mata celebrates scoring their first goal with Paul Pogba.

Juan Mata Will Have To Take A Pay Cut To Join Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | May 1, 2019

The first time Manchester United broke their club-transfer record post-Sir Alex Ferguson was during signing Juan Mata from Chelsea for £37 million. The Spaniard was expected to be a season-changing winter signing for manager David Moyes, who had already begun hearing the warning bells. Moyes didn’t last long after that, but Mata survived and even…

England’s Marcus Rashford in action with Netherlands' Matthijs de Ligt.

Huge Blow For Barcelona: Matthijs de Ligt’s Agent Mino Raiola Prefers Other Clubs

By BF Staff | May 1, 2019

Top clubs are interested in signing the Ajax captain, who is regarded as one of the best young central defenders in Europe. Barcelona are considered strong favourites to sign Matthijs de Ligt, as the 19-year-old is believed to prefer a move to Camp Nou, following in the footsteps of his teammate Frenkie de Jong. However,…

Manchester United's David de Gea.

Man United Considering To Sign €120m-Rated Goalkeeper To Replace De Gea

By BF Staff | April 29, 2019

Manchester United are considering to replace David de Gea with Jan Oblak. According to ESPN, the Premier League giants are seriously considering triggering €120 million buyout clause of Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak this summer. Oblak, who joined Atletico in 2014, signed a new contract in April, however, his release clause was only increased by…

France's Kylian Mbappe and Raphael Varane celebrate with the World Cup trophy during a ceremony after the match.

Real Madrid Want Atleast €100m For Raphael Varane

By BF Staff | April 27, 2019

Real Madrid will only part ways with Raphael Varane for at least €100 million transfer fee. Raphael Varane, who has been part of Real Madrid’s Champions League winning sides in 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018, is linked with a potential summer switch to sides like Juventus and Manchester United. However, Real Madrid have slapped a hefty…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba celebrates scoring their second goal with team mates.

PSG Beat Athletic Bilbao In The Race To Sign Ander Herrera

By Kunal | April 27, 2019

Paris Saint-Germain have won the race to sign Ander Herrera. Manchester United appear to have failed to hold onto their tenacious midfielder, as they refused to meet his wage demands and decided to let him leave of a free transfer instead. The Spanish international has been on the radar of Paris Saint-Germain for quite some…

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone.

Atletico Madrid To Snap Up Spanish Star On A Free Transfer

By Rajdeep Saha | April 26, 2019

Juan Mata’s exit from Manchester United is gaining momentum with each passing day. The Spaniard, who has been used remotely by manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is believed to be one of the prominent names heading for an exit in the summer of 2019. Mata, who came to Manchester from Chelsea during the 2013-14 season, played…

Man Utd manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

Barcelona 3-0 Manchester United: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | April 17, 2019

Manchester United were a team in shambles, as Barcelona thoroughly decimated them with a 3-0 win at the Camp Nou in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Luke Shaw’s Old Trafford own-goal was added onto by a Lionel Messi brace, which was followed by a brilliant Philippe Coutinho goal to lead Barca into the semi-finals,…

Manchester United's Scott McTominay and Chris Smalling in action with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

Manchester United 0-1 Barcelona: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | April 11, 2019

Manchester United’s tryst with Barcelona continued at Old Trafford on Wednesday in the Champions League, as the Spanish side emerged victorious with a 1-0 scoreline courtesy of a Luke Shaw own goal. The game wasn’t the Barca walkover that most pundits had predicted. Quite to the contrary, the erstwhile confident and well-passing side was brilliant…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their first goal.

Throwback: Sir Alex Ferguson’s Tactic To Stop Leo Messi

By Kunal | April 9, 2019

Sir Alex Ferguson is unarguably one of the greatest managers the game of football has ever witnessed. He built several incredible rosters during his 26-year stint at Manchester United, transforming the club into a major European force. Not many teams have managed to best Sir Alex’s Red Devils on multiple occasions. However, one team that…

Atletico Madrid Midfielder Wants A Premier League Move

By Naveen Kelvin | April 5, 2019

As the football season comes into its final months, clubs are running helter-skelter to make plans for the pre-season and the summer transfer window. At this stage of the playing season, most sides have a clear-cut idea of the requirements and the areas that require investing in after the games have been wrapped up. However,…

Manchester United's Eric Bailly comes on as a substitute to replace Alexis Sanchez.

Real Madrid Planning A Shock Move For Manchester United Outcast

By Kunal | April 5, 2019

Real Madrid are planning a shock move for Manchester United defender Eric Bailly. Jose Mourinho’s first signing at the Old Trafford club, Bailly was expected to seal a long-term spot in the team’s defence. He did begin his career in England on an impressive note, but eventually fell down the Portuguese tactician’s pecking order. The…

France's Raphael Varane during the warm up.

Raphael Varane Considering Real Madrid Exit, Confirms Agent

By Kunal | April 4, 2019

French agent Bruno Satin has confirmed that Raphael Varane is considering a Real Madrid exit. Recent reports from multiple sources have indicated that Varane has been pondering over his future at the Santiago Bernabeu, with a summer departure very much on the cards. A host of top European clubs have naturally expressed interest in securing…

General view of the shirt of Spain’s Isco.

Mancunian Giants Looking To Pursue Atletico Madrid Stars

By Naveen Kelvin | April 4, 2019

Manchester United and Manchester City appear eons apart in the Premier League table at the moment. While the Sky Blues are fighting to win the league, their more illustrious neighbors may have put their top-four hopes in serious jeopardy after losing 2-1 to Wolves on Tuesday. However, their present races won’t hinder their hopes of…

Real Madrid's Raphael Varane reacts.

How Much Transfer Fee Real Madrid Will Demand For Raphael Varane

By Kunal | April 4, 2019

Real Madrid have absolutely no intention of selling Raphael Varane this summer. Speculation surrounding Varane’s future has only grown in recent weeks, as the player is believed to be reconsidering his future at the Spanish capital. Multiple sources have indicated that the centre-back is far from happy at Real Madrid, and he intends to seek…

Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their second goal with Diego Godin and team mates.

Atletico Madrid Midfielder Keen On Joining Manchester United

By Kunal | April 3, 2019

Thomas Partey is keen on securing a summer switch to Manchester United. The Atletico Madrid midfielder hasn’t seen a lot of regular game-time come his way this season, due to which he is said to be reconsidering his future at the Spanish capital. The Ghana international was linked with a move to the Premier League…

France's Kylian Mbappe and Raphael Varane celebrate with the World Cup trophy during a ceremony after the match.

Varane Displeased With Real Madrid For Downplaying His World Cup Heroics

By Naveen Kelvin | April 2, 2019

Different sportsmen are motivated by different factors. Some choose to rely on their statistics and performance to prove a point. Others may wait until their hard work is acknowledged and celebrated by others in order to feel accomplished. Raphael Varane may belong to the second camp after what is reported to be his cause of…

Varane Tells Real Madrid He Wants To Leave Come Summer

By Kunal | April 2, 2019

Raphael Varane has expressed his desire to depart from Real Madrid. The talented centre-back has told the 13-time European champions that he wishes to secure an exit come summer, according to Spanish TV El Chiringuito. Varane will cost any interested party a fee in the region of €100 million (£85 million), with clubs like Juventus, Liverpool,…

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane.

What Zidane Said About Pogba Amid Real Madrid Transfer Interest

By Kunal | April 1, 2019

Zinedine Zidane has hinted at a potential summer move for Paul Pogba. The Manchester United superstar recently got the rumour mill spinning again, as he admitted that he dreams of securing a switch to Real Madrid. Multiple sources have since indicated that the Galacticos will try their luck at securing the 2018 World Cup winner’s…

Manchester United's Juan Mata celebrates scoring their first goal.

One Of Europe’s Biggest Clubs Trying To Sign Juan Mata

By Kunal | April 1, 2019

Barcelona intend to sign Juan Mata on a free transfer this summer. The Spaniard is on the verge of becoming a free agent, as his current contract with Manchester United shall expire at the end of the ongoing campaign. The Mancunians are keen to offer the 30-year-old a new one-year deal – a decision that…

Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane in action.

Raphael Varane Addresses Real Madrid Exit Links

By Kunal | March 26, 2019

Raphael Varane has insisted that he is happy at Real Madrid. Amid what has been a disastrous season for the Spanish capital club, Varane has been heavily linked with a summer exit. Multiple sources have indicated that a move to Manchester United remains a major possibility. The Red Devils have been targeting several centre-backs, so…

Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their first goal.

How Ronaldo Reacted When A Fan Asked Him To Sign Real Madrid Shirt

By Kunal | March 25, 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo’s big-money switch to Juventus has certainly been a successful one so far. The Portuguese superstar has already scored 24 goals in all competitions for the Italian club, the most crucial three of those arriving against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League. The 34-year-old was brought in to help Juve attain European glory, and…

Fans enjoy the atmosphere during celebrations to mark Germany's 2014 Brazil World Cup victory.

World Cup Winner Available For Just £50m?

By Kunal | March 23, 2019

Manchester United have received a boost in their pursuit of Toni Kroos. The Red Devils have been heavily interested in the German international since the summer of 2013, back when former boss David Moyes came extremely close to securing his services from Bayern Munich. However, Real Madrid swooped in at the last moment to get…

Real Madrid's Raphael Varane reacts with Gareth Bale and Dani Carvajal.

Real Madrid Prepared To Let Superstar Join United In Exchange For Paul Pogba

By Kunal | March 22, 2019

Real Madrid are prepared to offer Gareth Bale to boost their chances of signing Paul Pogba. The 2018 World Cup-winning midfielder recently admitted that he dreams of playing at the Santiago Bernabeu, thereby sparking enormous speculation about his future. “Like I’ve always said, Real Madrid is a dream for anyone. It’s one of the biggest…

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring their first goal.

Barcelona Star Philippe Coutinho Available For €80m

By Naveen Kelvin | March 22, 2019

The financial side of football has always been somewhat of a paradox. In some cases, overhyped young talents command enormous transfer fees, while certain players excel in their fields and remain content with sub-par wage packages. While hype and numbers alone would paint a picture of an expensive player to be an exceptional one, it…

Alex Ferguson (R) and Jose Mourinho watch the Champions League soccer match at Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

France Football’s List Of The Top 50 Managers Of All Time

By Naveen Kelvin | March 20, 2019

Managers are increasingly becoming the identity of most football clubs. While the careers of most legendary gaffers often outline the brilliance they brought to their respective clubs as well, their influence often seems to be aptly acknowledged only in the face of retirement, a sacking or a willing departure. Even as fresh faces like Ole…

Manchester United's David de Gea.

Real Madrid Star Rejects Chance To Join United In A Swap Deal Involving David De Gea

By Naveen Kelvin | March 19, 2019

Goalkeepers have always been a crucial part of any starting eleven. No team harboring strong ambitions to excel has managed to do so without the prowess of their shot-stoppers at the back. However, it is only a more recent trend wherein keepers are being given the economic remunerations they fully deserve for their services. This…

France's Kylian Mbappe and Raphael Varane celebrate with the World Cup trophy during a ceremony after the match.

Varane Seeking New Challenge; Considering A Summer Exit From Madrid

By Kunal | March 19, 2019

Raphael Varane is considering a summer exit from Real Madrid. The talented centre-back has spent eight trophy-laden seasons at the Bernabeu, having bagged four Champions League titles, two La Liga trophies, and a Copa Del Rey, amongst other wins, during his stint in the Spanish capital. Having already won everything there is to win with…

General view during training.

Griezmann Keen On Leaving Atletico; His Preferred Club Uninterested

By Naveen Kelvin | March 19, 2019

Antoine Griezmann certainly sought an intriguing method to announce his contract extension earlier this summer, prior to the World Cup. Back then, the Frenchman was embroiled in a saga wherein Barcelona were believed to be on the cusp of landing him from Atletico Madrid. However, the 28-year-old instead chose to remain with his present club,…

Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo reacts.

What Messi Said About Ronaldo’s Hat-trick Against Atletico

By Kunal | March 15, 2019

Lionel Messi has heaped praise on Cristiano Ronaldo for his performance against Atletico Madrid. The Portuguese superstar was sensational against Los Rojiblancos, as he scored a hat-trick to help Juventus overcome a first leg 2-goal deficit and win the tie 3-2 to proceed to the quarterfinals of the Champions League. While the entire footballing fan-base…

Zinedine Zidane (L) and Real Madrid's President Florentino Perez pose for the media.

OFFICIAL: Real Madrid Wrap Up The Signing Of In-Demand Centre-Back

By Kunal | March 15, 2019

Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Eder Militao from FC Porto. It has been quite an eventful few weeks for Real Madrid – right from consecutive El Clasico defeats and heavy blows in all the competitions they were involved in this season, to eventually firing Santiago Solari from their managerial helm. However, the Galacticos…

Zinedine Zidane attends the presentation of the "Zidane's Crystal Foot".

Zinedine Zidane Eyeing Premier League Superstars Post Real Madrid Return

By Naveen Kelvin | March 13, 2019

Zinedine Zidane did the unthinkable, as he rejoined Real Madrid on Monday, a mere 10 months since he resigned from the top role. In the absence of the player-turned-gaffer, Madrid have gone through two managers, seen their domestic options battered, suffered back-to-back losses to bitter rivals Barcelona, and most shockingly of all, saw the three-year-long…

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before the match.

Jose Mourinho Jokes About Barcelona Superstar

By Naveen Kelvin | March 4, 2019

Manchester United have been a thoroughly different team following the departure of Jose Mourinho in December. The Portuguese tactician presently serves a pundit and provides his assessments and inputs to a variety of big games. Links have been strongly suggesting that a Real Madrid stint could be in the Special One’s future. If that is…

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring their first goal.

Barcelona Interested In Signing £87m-Rated Star To Replace Luis Suarez

By Kunal | February 22, 2019

Barcelona are keeping an eye on Manchester United starlet Marcus Rashford. The Englishman has improved drastically since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took charge of the Red Devils, having bagged 6 goals and 3 assists in his past 12 appearances. The 21-year-old has already replaced Romelu Lukaku as the first-choice striker at the Theatre of Dreams, and…

Patrick Kluivert Backs Rashford To Replace Luis Suarez At Barcelona

By Rajdeep Saha | February 7, 2019

Former Dutch football hero Patrick Kluivert believes that Premier League stars Marcus Rashford and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang are capable of succeeding talisman Luis Suarez at Barcelona. Suarez has been one of the most prolific goal-scorers at both club and country level. He has also been a success at Barcelona, having netted 168 goals in 227 appearances. The…

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo reacts.

New Details: The Real Reason Cristiano Ronaldo Left Madrid Revealed

By Naveen Kelvin | January 29, 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid earlier this summer felt like a dream. The Portuguese superstar had spent over nine years with the Spanish giants, enabling them to attain top European glory yet again. As of such, when he chose to depart, and abruptly so at that, more than one pair of eyebrows were raised. Initially,…

Real Madrid's President Florentino Perez.

Real Madrid Generated The Highest Income During The Previous Season

By Vikram Gupta | January 24, 2019

Real Madrid might not be having their best ever season so far, but there is no denying that they still remain one of the biggest clubs in world football. The 13-time European Champions without doubt hold the power to attract any name in the sport, and remain a dream for majority of the players involved.…

Netherlands' Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong after the match.

7 Things That Will Happen After De Jong Joins Barcelona

By BF Staff | January 23, 2019

Frenkie de Jong is allegedly the latest player that Barcelona are looking to sign before the end of the winter transfer window. Let us have a look at what would occur if the Dutch midfielder goes to the Camp Nou:

Chelsea's Eden Hazard celebrates scoring their second goal.

Hazard Opens Up About The Possibility Of Joining Real Madrid

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | January 23, 2019

Eden Hazard has been tipped to leave Chelsea for the past couple of summers, but the Blues have managed to keep hold of him. The Belgian International was poised to take up the spot left by Cristiano Ronaldo and move to Real Madrid at the start of this season. But the switch never materialised, as…

Ronaldo vs Messi: Jose Mourinho’s Response When Asked Who’s Better

By Vikram Gupta | January 22, 2019

The Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi debate still goes on, and in other news, the sky is blue. It has been over a decade since the footballing world has been split in two when it comes to picking their superhero. While one Argentine has done it all at the club that gave him the opportunity…

General view inside the Real Madrid stadium before the match.

Eder Militao Reaches Verbal Agreement With Real Madrid

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | January 19, 2019

Manchester United have been linked with a number of central defensive players over the past month. The Red Devils need to bring in an experienced centre-back to marshal the defensive line, someone who could take the role of Nemanja Vidic. Kalidou Koulibaly and Milan Skriniar are said to be the top targets, but their high release…

Manchester United's Juan Mata applauds fans after the match.

Juan Mata Admits He Misses Spain Amid Interest From La Liga Clubs

By Kunal | January 11, 2019

Juan Mata has admitted that he misses his homeland amid links of a potential return to Spain. Mata has entered the final six months of his current contract, which allows him to discuss terms with interested parties ahead of a free transfer next summer. The 30-year-old, who recently received a special award from the Queen…

Jose Mourinho before the match.

Jose Mourinho’s Real Madrid Return Blocked Because Of Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | January 11, 2019

Jose Mourinho must be itching without a job, as alongside Zinedine Zidane, he is currently a highly qualified gaffer without a club to ply his trade at. The Portuguese gaffer has been ousted from Manchester United quite effectively, with the perfect reign of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer so far further ensuring that his largely ineffective tactics…

Paris Saint-Germain's Adrien Rabiot and Kevin Trapp celebrate after the game.

Perfect, If Done Right: How Rabiot Could Fit At Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | January 9, 2019

Barcelona have reportedly secured the services of Adrien Rabiot who will join them in the summer on a free transfer. Let us have a look at how the Frenchman will fit in with the La Liga giants: What Barca are likely securing through the 23-year-old is a player for the future. His arrival won’t solve…

Manchester United players pose for a team group photo before the match.

Atletico Madrid Interested In Signing Man United Flop

By Naveen Kelvin | January 8, 2019

Alexis Sanchez’s tenure at Manchester United has been described as painful by many. Close to a year after being signed from Arsenal on a swap deal with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way, perhaps the only positive feeling surrounding the Chilean is the hype that fueled his arrival. Freed from the shackles of Jose Mourinho,…

Inter Milan players after the match.

Diego Simeone All But Confirms Atletico Madrid Star’s Summer Departure

By Kunal | January 8, 2019

Diego Godin is on the verge of parting ways with Atletico Madrid. During the nine years he has spent in the Spanish capital, Diego Godin has managed to establish himself as one of the best centre-backs in Europe. His displays have time and again caught the attention of several powerhouses from across the continent, with…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their second goal.

Messi Fooled Six Getafe Players With Phenomenal Pass

By Vikram Gupta | January 7, 2019

This season’s La Liga is tilted heavily in Barcelona‘s favour already, and last night’s win against Getafe ensured they have a 5-point lead at the top, with the season almost half over. To make things better, Real Madrid lost at the Bernabeu once again, which means they now occupy the 5th position in the standings,…

General view of the corner flag inside the stadium before the match.

Man City Include Strange United Clause In Brahim Diaz’s Real Madrid Deal

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | January 6, 2019

A few years ago, Manchester City poured a lot of money into their youth academy, as they looked to grow talent on their own turf. The Cityzens managed to assemble some of the best coaches, and were successful in grooming players with excellent abilities. But they have failed in doing one thing. While every player…

Real Madrid's Isco celebrates scoring their first goal.

Five European Giants To Battle It Out For Isco

By Kunal | January 2, 2019

Isco has expressed a firm desire to depart from Real Madrid. The Spanish international has reportedly grown fed up with life under Santiago Solari, and is now looking for a new challenge away from the Spanish capital. In fact, the player has already told his father, who is also his agent, to establish contact and schedule…

La Liga News & Spanish Football Transfer news

La Liga, also known as the Primera Division, or the La Liga Santander, is the primary football competition in Spain. The first Primera Division was formed in the year 1929, and the competition has since developed into one of the biggest football tournaments in the world.

As per the UEFA's league coefficient, the La Liga has been the topmost football league in Europe for the last five years. The competition has produced Europe's top-rated clubs more number of times (18) than any other league. The major powerhouses playing in La Liga have also won the most number of UEFA Champions League (16) as well as UEFA Europa League (10) titles.

The Spanish League is currently home to two of the best football players of this generation – Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. La Liga has always featured the best footballers on the planet; in fact, superstars featuring in this league have won the highest number of Ballon d'Or awards (19).

La Liga is contested by 20 of the best clubs in Spain. Each team faces the 19 others two times per season, from the month of August to May. The format of this competition is a double round-robin system, and it features 380 matches per season. The teams are awarded 3 points for a win, 1 for a draw, and none for defeats. Teams are placed in the table according to their total points. In case of ties, the factors that determine the tie-break are head-to-head points, followed by head-to-head goal difference, head-to-head goals scored, total goal difference, total goals scored, Fairplay score, and lastly, a play-off match in a neutral stadium.

So far, a total of 60 teams have featured in the La Liga since its formation. However, only 9 of those clubs have managed to win this prestigious competition – Real Madrid (32), Barcelona (24), Atletico Madrid (10), Athletic Bilbao (8), Valencia (6), Real Sociedad (2), Deportivo La Coruna, Sevilla, and Real Betis (1).

Here at BlameFootball, we provide a thorough coverage of La Liga news. We make available all the in-detail information of not just Spanish football news, but also the latest La Liga transfer news, along with up to date live scores, team news, match results, interviews, analysis, La Liga football rumours, La Liga football gossip, and the overall Spanish transfer news.