Spain vs Turkey Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Spain vs Turkey Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Spain and Turkey are set to lock horns in the 2nd round of the Euro 2016 on Friday in what promises to be a battle between Spanish Flair and Turkish Resoluteness. While Spain won their opening game against Czech Republic courtesy of a late goal by Pique, Luka Modric's fabulous strike ensured that Turkey began their campaign on a sore note. Team News Spain Del Bosque is expected to continue with 4-4-2,  against the Turkish with Nolito and Morata leading …
The Premier League influence on Spain

The Premier League influence on Spain

Ever since Rafa Benitez took over as Liverpool manager in 2004 and brought the likes of Xabi Alonso and Luis Garcia with him, there has been a steady stream of Spanish players plying their trade in the Premier League. Whilst Barcelona and Real Madrid caught most attention as Spain enjoyed their golden period that saw them win the 2008 and 2012 Euros, along with the 2010 World Cup, the Premier League also contributed towards those squads. Whilst many of the …
Ronaldo & Ramos: Their Attraction to the Premier League

Ronaldo & Ramos: Their Attraction to the Premier League

Two of the world’s biggest stars could make the switch from La Liga to the Premier League at the end of this campaign and with English football seemingly in decline and the nation’s top league failing to display success in Europe, why would the Real Madrid stars consider the move? European success and South American talent is a clear draw for the La Liga and Barcelona and Real Madrid would be dream clubs for most, if not all footballers. The …
5 Overseas Players Destined for the Premier League

5 Overseas Players Destined for the Premier League

With the transfer window now open and the rumour mill churning out an unrelenting torrent of gossip and idle conjecture, Premier League clubs begin the process of consolidating their summer shopping lists and tendering offers for the main transfer targets. With a lucrative TV deal likely to signal a further increase in spending by clubs in England’s top-flight, the premium talent available on the foreign market will once again appeal to chairman and managers alike. A number of overseas players …

Ramos To Manchester United – Rumours Gather Pace

The rumours surrounding Sergio Ramos signing for Manchester United are gathering pace and the Spain international, who has lifted every significant trophy with Real Madrid and his national side, would be a fascinating, and much needed, addition to the Premier League club's playing staff. [caption id="attachment_69121" align="aligncenter" width="867"] Could this actually happen, or is this just a dream?[/caption] United's Premier League title challenge last season, albeit a limp one, was hugely undermined by injury and no more so than in …
Louis Van Gaal Looks To Sign Fantastic Four

Louis Van Gaal Looks To Sign Fantastic Four

Manchester United are willing to splurge 150 million euros on strengthening the team's core by adding the likes of Bastien Schweinsteiger, Jasper Cillessen, Sergio Ramos and Karim Benzema. Louis Van Gaal's determination to win the title this upcoming season is quite evident as he is ready to shell out millions to procure players as mentioned. Apparently, Van Gaal has maintained that he wants these four players in his team at all costs. Cillessen would be looking to replace David de …