David Villa

ALFREDO RELAÑO

The successful Spain team that never was

Alfredo Relaño discusses the evolution of the Spain team under Luis Enrique, noting that the head coach has moved on from a promising generation that didn't deliver.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Sergio Ramos needs to focus

I was speaking with a friend of mine yesterday about Sergio Ramos playing with the Spanish national team and it reminded me of the joke about the two Basques who went out early to pick mushrooms.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Iniesta leaves us but his example remains

All players leave, taking with them a piece of that gratifying life that football gives us, but some take a larger piece than others, and Iniesta's is one of the largest.

Alfredo Relaño