Tag Archives: La Liga

Kaka: I’m not going anywhere… yet

Ain't no sunshine: How long will Kaka stand the rain at Real Madrid before he looks elsewhere?
Ain’t no sunshine: How long will Kaka stand the rain at Real Madrid before he looks elsewhere?

Brazilian ace Kaka has once more underlined his determination to establish himself as a star player at Spanish giants Real Madrid, and insists he will not leave in the next three years.

The former AC Milan player was brought to the Santiago Bernabeu in the summer of 2009 for a whopping £56 million but his performances have not lived up to his massive price tag. Continue reading Kaka: I’m not going anywhere… yet

Lionel Messi: I can’t imagine leaving Barcelona

One love: Lionel Messi cannot imagine leaving Barcelona and his fellow team-mates for any other club
One love: Lionel Messi cannot imagine leaving Barcelona and his fellow team-mates for any other club

Lionel Messi is so good that he is one of few players in the world, if not the only one, who can dictate their future as a player. There has been surprisingly little speculation about the Argentinian trickster leaving his beloved Barcelona for another club in the past, probably because you cannot put a price on his talent. 

The man who has for so long, by so many, been regarded as the best footballer in the world, and possibly the best ever to have played, has now spoken of his love for the club who made him the wonderman he is today.  Continue reading Lionel Messi: I can’t imagine leaving Barcelona

PSG deny €100 million offer for Cristiano Ronaldo

Will Cristiano Ronaldo be tempted to move to PSG from Real Madrid if they come in with a big-money offer?
Will Cristiano Ronaldo be tempted to move to PSG from Real Madrid if they come in with a big-money offer?

Rumours circulating that have implied Paris St Germain are preparing an approach for Real Madrid sensation Cristiano Ronaldo have been played down by PSG chairman Nasser el-Khelaifi.

Speculation in Italy and France indicated that the French club envision the Real hitman as the next acquisition in their big-money project, with it being reported that they are prepared to lure Ronaldo away from the Santiago Bernabéu with a €100 million offer.

Continue reading PSG deny €100 million offer for Cristiano Ronaldo

Barcelona lining up £32 million swoop for Neymar

Neymar leaving Santos to join Messi at Barcelona?
Neymar leaving Santos to join Messi at Barcelona?

It has been suggested that Barcelona have kept £32 million aside in an attempt to sign Santos striker Neymar.

Spanish football specialist Guillem Balague claims that this figure includes a £10m advanced payment that Barcelona have already made to the Brazilian club to secure the striker’s services.

Both clubs have repeatedly denied rumours that the Brazilian is on his way to the La Liga leaders, but these new reports suggest that a deal may now have been agreed for the star. Continue reading Barcelona lining up £32 million swoop for Neymar

Real, Atletico and Malaga all in Copa del Rey action tonight

Malaga, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid all in Copa del Rey action
Malaga, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid all in Copa del Rey action

Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Malaga are all sitting pretty near the top of La Liga, chasing league leaders Barcelona and waiting for them to slip up.

But the trio of teams all shift their focus to the Copa del Rey tonight as they look to join Barcelona in the next round of the cup. Continue reading Real, Atletico and Malaga all in Copa del Rey action tonight

Radamel Falcao uncertain over Atletico Madrid future

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Falcao’s future: Radamel Falcao admits he is uncertain of his future at Atletico Madrid and claims that it is down to his club to decide where he will be playing football

Radamel Falcao insists he is happy at Atletico Madrid but has admitted that his future may be out of his control.

La Liga rivals Real Madrid have been linked heavily with the Atletico frontman recently, as too have Chelsea, after the 26-year-old impressed football managers worldwide by scoring 13 goals in nine appearances, propelling his side to joint-first position in La Liga, only trailing the irresistable Barcelona on goal difference. Continue reading Radamel Falcao uncertain over Atletico Madrid future