Guillem Balagué

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

Pretty much the same old Madrid

Madrid have never played dazzling football, even in their glory years. But the few shots they do have normally end up in goals.

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

It's great to see a strong England

Guillem Balagué reflects on the historic win over Spain and says it's great to see a strong England after their 2-3 victory in the UEFA Nations League.

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

Bale: more Welsh than the leek

He has played a part in 85% of the team's goals and, beyond just the numbers, has shown a clear committed to the cause.

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

England take a step forward

Their younger categories have won at the World Cup and European Championships, and their senior squad reached the semi-finals in Russia. It's an evolution...

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

Be brave, Madrid: allow Bale to explode

Bale is of a mind that they should let him play in the nerve centre of the Madrid attack... but for that to happen he needs the team to give him the ball.

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

Bale doesn't feel favoured

Zidane is repeating the same patterns we saw with James Rodriguez and that does not end well for Bale but overcoming these difficults make you stronger, they say.

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

Anfield played its part

Liverpool 3-0 Man City | Guillem Balagué looks back on the importance that the legendary Anfield atmosphere played in the Champions League quarter final.

Guillem Balagué

GUILLEM BALAGUÉ

Mourinho: talent and disorder

Elimination at the hands of Sevilla could well prove to be the final nail in the coffin for the reputation Mourinho has enjoyed in English football thus far.

Guillem Balagué