Varane Has Agreement In Principle At Manchester United, But There’s One Issue

By Vishal

Raphael Varane has an agreement in principle with Manchester United until 2026, but he’s yet to officially inform Real Madrid of his desire to leave the Spanish capital. The long-serving centre-back is in no mood of destroying his relationship at Santiago Bernabeu to force his exit. As per Goal journalist Mario Cortegana, the Frenchman has…

7 Things That Will Happen If Manchester United Sign Raphael Varane

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United’s potential pursuit for Raphael Varane has reached a stage where it could realistically be assessed as a deal in the making. The French centre-back would bring a lot to the club and any arrival would also initiate a set of interesting domino effects ahead of the start of the next season.   1.…

Why Paris Saint-Germain Signed Sergio Ramos Instead Of Raphael Varane

By Ashish Sreejith

Sergio Ramos has officially departed Real Madrid for Paris Saint-Germain but turns out he was not their initial target. The Spaniard’s transfer to the French capital still feels like a vague fever dream, after having spent a significant chunk of his career as a Real player. However, it was a transfer that would have not…

Ugly Scenes In France Team: What Happened Between Pogba & Varane After Euros Exit

By Ashish Sreejith

Raphael Varane backed harsh criticism against Paul Pogba from a teammate during a dressing room bust-up after France crashed out of Euro 2020. Switzerland emerged victorious from an unlikely spot as skipper Granit Xhaka led them to a comeback, forcing the tie into extra-time. The game went to penalties after 120 minutes where Kylian Mbappe…

Real Madrid Want To Sign Man Utd Defender To ‘Rejuvenate’ Their Defence

By Vishal

Real Madrid have shown interest in Diogo Dalot, as Carlo Ancelotti plans to ‘rejuvenate’ the Los Blancos defence. Ancelotti, who replaced Zinedine Zidane at the Real Madrid helm, is tasked with a big rebuild in the Spanish capital. David Alaba will reunite with his former Bayern Munich boss, replacing Sergio Ramos at the heart of…

Why Raphael Varane Wants To Leave Real Madrid For Man Utd

By Vishal

Raphael Varane is looking for a new experience after spending almost a decade at Real Madrid. The Real Madrid centre-back, having won everything there is to win in Spanish top-flight football, now wants to leave the club. As per the Independent, he believes now is the time for a change of scenery in his career.…

How Facundo Pellistri Performed On Loan At Alaves In La Liga

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United see Facundo Pellistri’s loan move to Alaves last season as an ‘outstanding success’. Pellistri, 19, arrived in England from Uruguayan club Penarol last year. To make sure his transition from South American football to the European one was smooth, United gave the youngster an opportunity to play with their Under-23 side. Keeping the…

Why Sergio Ramos Prefers To Join Manchester United Over Manchester City

By Vishal

Sergio Ramos is available on a free transfer following his exit from Real Madrid. The experienced Spaniard is leaving Santiago Bernabeu after 16 years, with a host of clubs circling around for his services. Ligue 1 runner-ups PSG are believed to be at the front of the queue, offering him a better financial proposal than…

Why Barcelona-bound Memphis Depay failed at Manchester United

By Vishal

Four-and-a-half years after his disappointing exit from Manchester United, Memphis Depay is all set for a second chance at the big-stage with Barcelona. Depay, 27, is currently with the Netherlands, but as per Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman, the deal to sign him on a free transfer from Lyon is “almost there”. The dynamic forward has…

Man United Submit £50m Bid For Varane – Real Madrid Believe He’s Leaving

By Ashish Sreejith

Real Madrid expect the departure of their star defender Raphael Varane. The Frenchman arrived at the Bernabeu from RC Lens a decade ago and has managed to win everything he possibly could at club-level during his time there. And as he rose to world-class status, Varane also earned a well-deserved World Cup medal. There is…

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…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi on the substitutes bench before the match.

Lionel Messi Responds To Cristiano Ronaldo’s Serie A Challenge

By Naveen Kelvin | December 28, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo has certainly been enjoying life with Juventus, his most recent antic sustaining the side’s domestic unbeaten streak and bringing his goal tally to 12. However, what fans have been missing is the brilliant rivalry between Ronaldo and Messi – the saga that dominated world football for several years and single-handedly provided the La…

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino.

How Real Madrid Intend To Defeat Rival Clubs In The Race For Mauricio Pochettino

By Kunal | December 26, 2018

Mauricio Pochettino is a man in high demand, thanks to the manner in which he has established Tottenham Hotspur as one of the genuine contenders for all the available major titles. His management style has attracted heavy interest from all parts of Europe, with two of the biggest clubs on the continent currently said to…

Jose Mourinho during the press conference.

REVEALED: What Real Madrid Officials Texted Jose Mourinho After His Sacking

By Kunal | December 22, 2018

On Tuesday, Manchester United confirmed that they would be parting ways with Jose Mourinho, just a day after the anniversary of Chelsea sacking him back in 2015. The circumstances that led to his dismissal at Old Trafford were all too similar to those at Stamford Bridge, with poor results, player bust-ups, and an overall clueless brand…

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho celebrates after the match.

Three European Giants Interested In Appointing Jose Mourinho As Their New Manager

By Kunal | December 20, 2018

Despite having lost the Manchester United job on Tuesday, Jose Mourinho remained at his witty best, as he made a typically emphatic statement in an interview with Sky Sports. The Special One simply stated: “I think you know me, I don’t change. What I did when I left Chelsea for example is that same that I’m going…

5 Players Barcelona Can Sign In The Winter Window

By BF Staff | December 18, 2018

The winter window draws closer every day and European giants will be eager to make their mark upon the brief transfer period. Barcelona, in particular, will be seeking to bring in some reinforcements to strengthen their European hopes. Here are a few players they can sign in order to do so:  

Manchester United's Phil Jones in action with Valencia's Michy Batshuayi.

Valencia Forward Michy Batshuayi Destroys Phil Jones On Twitter

By Naveen Kelvin | December 14, 2018

They say it isn’t classy to rub salt on open wounds, but few people just can’t help it. Manchester United disappointed their supporters yet again when they lost 2-1 to Valencia during their final Champions League group game. Even though they had qualified for the Round of 16 prior to the trip to Spain, the…

Real Madrid's Isco celebrates scoring their first goal.

Isco Refused The Captain’s Armband Against CSKA Moscow, Reveals Marcelo

By Kunal | December 13, 2018

Isco has endured a torrid time ever since Santiago Solari replaced Julen Lopetegui at the managerial helm of Real Madrid. The playmaker has heavily struggled for game-time, amid further reports of an internal struggle at the Bernabeu. The Spaniard was awarded a rare start during Los Blancos’ final Champions League group stage fixture against CSKA Moscow,…

Real Madrid’s Isco in action with Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti.

Real Madrid To Replace Isco With Manchester United Star

By Kunal | December 11, 2018

Real Madrid have identified a Manchester United star as a surprise transfer target. Following a rocky start to the season under Julen Lopetegui, the sinking ship that was Real Madrid was only steadied after Santiago Solari took charge at the Bernabeu.  But while the overall performances of the team have improved, one key player continues…

Former Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic attends a meeting with media representatives on the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup in Moscow, Russia June 14, 2018.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Hilarious Reaction On Modric Winning The Ballon D’Or

By Naveen Kelvin | December 11, 2018

Luka Modric broke a long streak when he won the Ballon d’Or earlier this week. The Croatian’s grabbing the title was the first time in 10 years that a player apart from Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi attained the big prize. All in all, it was quite a predictable victory given other accolades that he…

How Ronaldo Reacted When Asked If He Misses Messi After Leaving Spain

By Kunal | December 11, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo has declared that he has not missed Lionel Messi since moving to Italy. Ronaldo and Messi have shared the fiercest individual rivalry in world football for more than a decade now, but it only reached that level when the former joined Real Madrid in 2009, and began competing with the Argentine’s Barcelona on…

Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho gestures to Juventus fans after the match.

Mourinho Confident Of Real Madrid Swooping In If Man United Give Him The Sack

By Kunal | December 5, 2018

Jose Mourinho believes Real Madrid are desperately waiting to save him from his Manchester United nightmare. It is no secret that the Portuguese tactician is enduring a difficult spell at Old Trafford, with arguments, bust-ups, and controversies now becoming an everyday occurrence in the red part of Manchester. Further, his team hasn’t been performing up…

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.