United Interested In Signing Sevilla Defender Jules Kounde

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United have added a Sevilla defender to their shortlist of potential centre-backs to purchase. The Red Devils have had defensive woes plaguing them when it seemed unlikely. At the middle of the summer transfer window, it was evident that the side would be toothless up-front, having struggled to acquire Jadon Sancho. However, that right-forward…

Analysis: Are Manchester United Emulating Real Madrid’s Transfer Policy?

By BF Staff

This summer transfer window pointed to a curious trend at Manchester United. While the Red Devils were shy and frankly disappointing in their first-team pursuits, they did exercise a lot of resources in bolstering their youth options. The obvious names in this regard are Facundo Pellistri and Amad Diallo but the trend extends even to…

Sergio Reguilon: Manchester United Will Not Accept Buy-Back Clause

By Naveen Kelvin

Sergio Reguilon could easily end up at Manchester United should the talks between the two clubs go well. Over the past few days, the likelihood of the Spanish left-back joining Old Trafford has seemed immense. Rumours were floating all around the place especially after the Red Devils confirmed the signing of Donny van de Beek…

Manchester United Have Signed Young Atletico Madrid Striker

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United appears set on acquiring the best young talent from Spanish clubs. The Red Devils have been focusing heavily on their youth academy as of recent. The past few windows have seen them sign some of the best upcoming names from across Europe, setting the stage for a potentially impressive ascent into the senior…

Man Utd Want To Sign Sergio Reguilon – Real Madrid Ready To Sell For €25m

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United are eyeing Real Madrid’s on-loan left-back. Luke Shaw certainly had a terrific season with the Red Devils last campaign, arguably his first one of great impact in a while. However, as has often been the case with the Englishman, he ended the campaign injured and that continues to put some doubt on his…

Wayne Rooney Reacts To Lionel Messi’s Potential Transfer To Man City

By Naveen Kelvin

Lionel Messi’s potential exit from Barcelona has got the football world talking. A transfer, if it occurs, would be a momentous one with the shockwaves hitting both domestic and European football. At the moment, it is Manchester City who are touted to be the most likely destination for the Argentine superstar. Other clubs are allegedly…

Manchester United In Pole Position To Sign Lionel Messi

By Naveen Kelvin

Manchester United have allegedly approached Lionel Messi over a summer transfer. Barcelona’s embarrassing end to the season with a heavy 8-2 defeat to eventual Champions League winners Bayern Munich didn’t go down well with the Argentine superstar. Add to that a general level of unease at the club’s hierarchy, a trophyless season, a new manager,…

Lionel Messi Wants To Leave Barcelona This Summer

By Naveen Kelvin

Lionel Messi may not remain a Barcelona player come summer. The massive 2-8 defeat that the La Liga giants had to face recently against Bayern Munich in the Champions League won’t be an easy one to contain, with manager Quique Setien already expected to lose his job over the ordeal, amidst other reasons. However, Barca…

Twitter Reacts As Bayern Destroy Barcelona 8-2 In Champions League

By Naveen Kelvin

Bayern Munich thrashed Barcelona 8-2 in their Champions League quarter-final in Lisbon. Thomas Muller opened the scoring after four minutes, only for Barcelona to equalise following David Alaba’s own goal. However, after that the Bundesliga champions completely took the game away from the La Liga outfit. It was certainly salt on the wounds of the…

Rooney Has Criticised Sir Alex’s Tactics Against Guardiola’s Barcelona

By Hritwik

One of the significant fixtures that Sir Alex Ferguson and certainly Manchester United supporters still face trouble forgetting would be the 2011 Champions League final. Pep Guardiola was operating in his prime, leading Barcelona to the celebrated silverware, as they got the better of the Red Devils with a convincing scoreline of 3-1. Moreover, it…

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…

Man City manager Pep Guardiola before the match.

Another Man City Starlet Turns Down Pep Guardiola; Set To Join Real Madrid

By Rajdeep Saha | December 4, 2018

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants to keep hold of youngster Brahim Diaz, having recently stated that the Premier League club will do everything to keep him. But the league leaders may have already failed to keep the 19-year-old tied down, as reports claim that Diaz has agreed on a move to Real Madrid. The…

Thibaut Courtois celebrates after the game.

Courtois Names His Top Three Goalkeepers; De Gea Excluded

By Naveen Kelvin | December 3, 2018

The argument as to who is the best player in any given position is often a hard nut to crack. Objectivity takes the back seat in most of those discourses, and when it is players and managers that express their opinions, biases don’t remain hidden. Yet despite that, there have been some rather outrageous claims…

HILARIOUS! Lionel Messi Confirms Pique Is A Liar After Bizarre Free-Kick Goal

By Kunal | November 29, 2018

Barcelona registered a 2-1 win over PSV on Wednesday night thanks to goals from Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique, so as to seal the top spot in their Champions League group. While the Argentinian scored the opener with a strong left-footed strike, he assisted the second through a direct free-kick, which was poked in by…

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo prepares to take a penalty as Spain's David De Gea looks on.

Jose Mourinho’s Explains Why Everyone In Spain Is Criticising David De Gea

By Kunal | November 24, 2018

Jose Mourinho has sensationally claimed that Iker Casillas is the one responsible for David De Gea’s Spain criticism. The 27-year-old is without doubt one of the greatest goalkeepers in the world at the moment. He has also constantly been one of Manchester United‘s best players, if not the best, for half a decade now. However,…

Real Madrid's coach Jose Mourinho is thrown in the air by his players.

Mourinho Destroys Casillas For His Comments On Real Madrid Bust-Up

By Kunal | November 23, 2018

Jose Mourinho has hit back at Iker Casillas’ comments regarding their poor relationship at Real Madrid. Mourinho is known to be a manager that beats his own drum and has his own way of doing things. While he is the sort of gaffer that gives his all for his favourite players, he is also known…

Tottenham's Christian Eriksen in action with Alexis Sanchez and Jesse Lingard.

Real Madrid Planning A Double Swoop For Top Premier League Stars

By Sarthak Sharma | November 21, 2018

Real Madrid are reportedly looking to go all out in a bid to improve their attacking play, and want to sign two top Premier League players, The Sun are reporting. The report claims that Los Blancos have their sights set on Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford and Tottenham Hotspur playmaker Christian Eriksen. Real Madrid have…

France's Paul Pogba holds the trophy as he celebrates winning the World Cup.

‘I Am Tempted To Play With Pogba At Club Level,’ Teases Griezmann

By Kunal | November 20, 2018

Antoine Griezmann has once again expressed his desire to play with fellow compatriot Paul Pogba. The duo shares one of the best friendships in football, with their off-field bromance matched by their chemistry on it, as evident from their heroics in France’s 2018 World Cup win. Neither of the two have been able to accomplish…

7 World-Class Talents That Were Rejected At A Young Age

By Naveen Kelvin | November 20, 2018

Regrets are a universal phenomenon. However, in the face of mistakes seen in retrospect, regrets certainly sting even more. The tale of clubs selling great talents is one thing, but that of sides rejecting brilliant ones at a young age is another nut entirely. Then again, not every scout is capable enough to peek into…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their second goal.

Lionel Messi’s Brilliant Reply To Whether He Can Do It On A ‘Cold Night In Stoke’

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | November 19, 2018

Pitches in Rosario prepared Lionel Messi to adjust to any condition in the world, claims the legend himself. Lionel Messi is undoubtedly one of the greatest players in the history of the game. The Argentine International has been excellent in front of goal since making his debut for Barcelona 15 years ago. The 31-year-old forward…

France's Paul Pogba in action with Argentina's Lionel Messi.

This Is What Pogba And Messi Talked About In Dubai

By Rajdeep Saha | November 17, 2018

Amidst the ongoing international break, Paul Pogba recently caught up with Lionel Messi in Dubai. Pogba, who missed Manchester United‘s derby encounter against City last weekend, was left out of Les Bleus squad, as Didier Deschamps didn’t want to risk the midfielder. That saw Pogba use his holiday time in Dubai. It was during this…

Bayern Munich's James Rodriguez.

Bayern Munich Make A Decision Regarding James Rodriguez’s Future

By Kunal | November 17, 2018

Bayern Munich have made a decision regarding the future of James Rodriguez.  The Colombian international was the standout performer at the 2014 World Cup, with his displays earning him a £63 million switch to Spanish juggernauts Real Madrid. While his career at the Santiago Bernabeu began with a lot of promise, the playmaker saw his game-time…

Spain's David de Gea and Sergio Ramos after the match.

Ferdinand Has His Say On Lovren’s Feud With Ramos; Shuts The Liverpool Man Down

By Kunal | November 17, 2018

Rio Ferdinand has opened up about his assessment of Dejan Lovren’s feud with Sergio Ramos. Both Lovren and Ramos have been involved in a heated rivalry as well as exchange of words ever since last season’s Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid. After the final, which the Galacticos won 3-1, the Reds’ centre-back…

Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward before the match.

Ed Woodward Ready To Finally Agree Deal To Sign £20m La Liga Defender

By Kunal | November 16, 2018

Manchester United have resumed their pursuit of Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin. During Jose Mourinho’s largely unsuccessful hunt for a central defender back in the summer of 2018, Manchester United had supposedly opened negotiations with the Uruguayan international. But the deal suddenly fell through, as Godin took a dramatic u-turn and expressed his desire to…

Real Madrid interim coach Santiago Solari.

Santiago Solari – The Next Zinedine Zidane?

By Naveen Kelvin | November 15, 2018

Real Madrid have confirmed that their interim coach Santiago Solari will now serve as their permanent manager, having secured a contract until 2021. This is a move that will baffle many, given the sheer amount of high-profile names that were in contention for the top job at the Bernabeu. However, supporters shouldn’t be too worried,…

Romelu Lukaku celebrates with teammates.

Agent Of Alexis Sanchez In Talks With Real Madrid, January Move Possible

By Vikram Gupta | November 15, 2018

No man seems to be lesser settled at a new club in the Premier League than Alexis Sanchez for Manchester United. From a deal that took place almost a year ago, Jose Mourinho is still to get the best out of his no. 7. The Chilean international swapped clubs with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, and there is…

Treble-winning Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes.

Real Madrid Consider Appointing Former Bayern Manager As A Short-Term Solution

By Rajdeep Saha | November 5, 2018

Real Madrid sacked Julen Lopetegui after a disastrous start to the 2018-19 campaign. He was appointed as coach in June 2018, which had led to him being sacked by Spain on the eve of the FIFA World Cup. Real, who are currently languishing at sixth place in La Liga table after 11 matches, have appointed Santi…

Real Madrid's Marcelo celebrates scoring their first goal with Lucas Vazquez and team mates.

Karim Benzema Wants To Join PSG Next

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | October 31, 2018

Karim Benzema has informed his friends that he is eyeing a move to Manchester United or PSG. Real Madrid are having a terrible time this season, as they appear to be struggling to cope up with the loss of Cristiano Ronaldo as well as Zinedine Zidane. After a thumping 5-1 defeat in El Clasico, Florentino…

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo reacts.

Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals Why He Left Real Madrid

By Kunal | October 30, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo shocked the footballing world when he parted ways with Real Madrid to make a €100m switch to Juventus in the summer of 2018. The Portuguese superstar was instrumental in helping Los Blancos win 15 major titles – including an unbelievable tally of 4 Champions League trophies, along with 2 La Liga wins – leaving…

Barcelona's Gerard Pique talks with Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos at the end of the match.

How Gerard Pique Reacted To Barcelona Fans’ Abusive Chants Towards Sergio Ramos

By Naveen Kelvin | October 29, 2018

Sergio Ramos is a player that is hard to love; if you aren’t a Real Madrid fan, that is. The Spanish centre-back is one of the best in the world in his spot, but that brilliance comes with an attitude and a hot head that isn’t appreciated much. As of such, when El Clasicos come…

Major Throwback: What Happened In The Last Sans Messi-Ronaldo El Clasico

By Vikram Gupta | October 28, 2018

The biggest rivalry in club football is now just a week away, as the whole world will watch Barcelona welcome their arch-rivals Real Madrid to the Camp Nou next weekend. This fixture has proven to be one of the most fiercely contested in football in recent times, with talent and passion being present in the…

Real Madrid's coach Jose Mourinho is thrown in the air by his players.

Mourinho Provides A MASSIVE Update Regarding His Real Madrid Return

By Naveen Kelvin | October 23, 2018

Staying at the helm of one club for decades altogether seems like a task that ended with the reigns of Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger. Nevertheless, managers are still making all the difference at their clubs, and as of such, they are becoming as valuable, if not more, than some of the top stars…

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Wayne Rooney during training.

Real Madrid Planning A Shock Move For Zlatan Ibrahimovic

By Kunal | October 22, 2018

Real Madrid plan on making a shock move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic come January. The Galacticos only narrowly avoided setting a new goal drought club-record in their recent encounter against Levante, with Marcelo’s strike in the 2-1 home defeat ending Real’s run of having played 480 minutes without scoring a goal. In order to fix their offensive…

La Liga President Wants Guardiola And Mourinho To Return To Spain

By Vikram Gupta | October 15, 2018

Everything said and done, there is no denying the fact that Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho are still two of the best managers in modern football. La Liga president Javier Tebas appears to share the same opinion, as he has recently expressed his wish to see the duo return to Spain in the near future.…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their fourth goal.

The REAL Reason Why Pogba Won’t Move To Barcelona

By Naveen Kelvin | October 13, 2018

Few players manage to rustle up headlines as Paul Pogba does. The Frenchman has been at the heart of multi-faceted speculation over the course of the past few months, and rumours have been rife about him being unhappy at Manchester United. At the heart of most of these tales is the insistent report that Barcelona…

Cristiano Ronaldo (L) celebrates with Wayne Rooney after scoring during their Champions League soccer match.

Rooney Explains The Big Difference Between Messi And Ronaldo

By Naveen Kelvin | October 11, 2018

The undying question of who among Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo is the best in the world has been addressed countless times, throughout their impressive careers till date and across the line of fans, players, and managers. However, this year seems to be showing signs of a slowdown in that peculiar trend, with both giants…

Paul Pogba celebrates with Nemanja Matic and Ander Herrera.

Manchester United Midfielder Set For La Liga Move In January

By Shawn Ivan D'souza | October 9, 2018

Ander Herrera could join Athletic Bilbao once the transfer window opens in January. Manchester United‘s midfield has undergone a lot of changes since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement in 2013. Scholes and Carrick have played out their time at Old Trafford, and Fergie’s successors have brought in a bunch of players to the club in the…

7 Things That Will Happen If Lionel Messi Joins The Premier League

By Naveen Kelvin | October 8, 2018

Lionel Messi’s UCL brace against Tottenham brought his total tally against English clubs to 22 goals and 6 assists in 28 appearances, that too against the top clubs of the Premier League that made the cut into the elite competition. This scintillating trend does beg the question of exactly how the Argentine superstar would fare…

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.