Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane deserves to be mentioned in the same vane as Johan Cryuff, if not above the late Barcelona legend, according to ex-Chelsea player Joe Cole.
I read very recently in AS an article from Javier Hernández looking at the 50th anniversary of Ajax Amsterdam's first European Cup glory...
Both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi defined the global game over the past decade or so with both players almost exclusively winning the Ballon d'Or award year after year.
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Alfredo Relaño, Spain's representative on the France Football Ballon d'Or voting panel, runs the rule over the all-time Dream Team selected this year.
AS columnist Alredo Relaño says that Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski would have been the rightful winner of this year's cancelled Ballon d'Or.
Alfredo Relaño takes a look at France Football's decision to award this year's Ballon d'Or to a team of the best ever with the normal prize suspended for Covid-19.
Alfredo Relaño looks back on Real Madrid's 2-1 defeat to Man City in the first leg of the Champions League last-16 tie at the Bernabéu.
Alfredo Relaño gives his view on Quique Setién's first game in charge of Barcelona, who scraped past Granado with a 1-0 win at Camp Nou.
Style is non-negotiable, something sovereign… This is often heard in football and hangs on the lips and keyboards of the many Barcelona journalists that monitor the life of the club.
After coming into being on the Old Continent, football took a while to be accepted across the pond, where its lure was countered by the claims of baseball, basketball and their own football...
There is no longer any doubt: Messi finding success with Argentina is becoming an even taller order, writes Alfredo Relaño.