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Spain looking to avoid a giant-killing as they make the trip to face Panama

Spain are used to winning football matches, but can minnows Panama cause an upset tonight when the two meet in Central America?
Spain are used to winning football matches, but can minnows Panama cause an upset tonight when the two meet in Central America?

Spain travel to play Panama tonight having won 13 out of their 15 fixtures so far this year, many of which contributed to their victory at Euro 2012 in Poland and Ukraine. Continue reading Spain looking to avoid a giant-killing as they make the trip to face Panama

Does Juan matter to Spanish fans?

Does Juan Mata?
Under the radar: Juan Mata is an incredible player, but does he get the recognition he deserves in Spain?

Juan Matter has burst onto the Premier League scene with a flurry of performances worthy of his place in Chelsea’s league-leading starting line-up, and the Spanish playmaker has received rave reviews from English players, managers and fans alike for his sensational efforts so far. So why do some people in Spain not feel the same affection for the former La Liga player? Continue reading Does Juan matter to Spanish fans?