Alfredo Relaño

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Vinicius, Lucas Vázquez, Messi and VAR

Real Madrid won the second Clásico of LaLiga 20/21 thanks to goals from Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos. Analysis and post-match thoughts from Alfredo Relaño.

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Zidane versus Koeman in El Clásico

It looks like Zidane is doing it again. He took over a Real Madrid side that had become stagnant but he is getting results, writes Alfredo Relaño.

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Vinicius ruined Liverpool’s night

The Brazilian striker scored two goals as Zidane’s side beat Liverpool 3-1 in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals at Valdebebas.

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Zidane prepares for Liverpool test

Alfredo Relaño reacts to Real Madrid's 2-0 LaLiga win over Eibar on Saturday, as Los Blancos get ready to face Liverpool in the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.

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Olmo's goal and Pedri's performance

Alfredo Relaño looks back on Spain's last-gasp win over Georgia thanks to Dani Olmo's wonder strike, which La Roja's World Cup qualifying campaign back on track.

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Man City hire astrophysicists

One of the many things for which I owe Jorge Valdano a debit of gratitude is introducing me some years back to the book Dynamics of the Unthinkable...

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Oblak makes up for Savic’s elbow

Atlético Madrid held on for a vital win against Alavés. Suárez grabbed their goal, and Oblak saved a late penalty to ensure all three points.

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From Cristiano-Messi to Mbappé-Haaland

Alfredo Relaño evaluates the recent rise of Kylian Mbappé and Erling Haaland, but is not optimistic that either Real Madrid or Barcelona are in a position to sign either player.

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Keylor and Messi with a one-all draw

PSG and Barcelona played out a 1-1 draw in Paris in their second leg last 16 Champions League match, which saw the French side go through 5-2 on aggregate.

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The legacy of Carlos Matallanas

Alfredo Relaño looks at the life and works of Carlos Matallanas who passed away on Tueday, 9 March 2021 after living with ALS for seven years.

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Real Madrid find a lifeline

Zidane's side scored late at the Wanda Metropolitano to equalise against Atleti and keep their slender title hopes alive

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The unbeatable Bilbaoness of Athletic

Athletic Bilbao overcame Levante in extra-time to book their place in the Copa del Rey final where they’ll play Barcelona. Analysis from Alfredo Relaño.

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