Diego Llorente

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Spain have a decent team, box to box

Spain play their opening game, against Sweden, at Euro 2020, on Monday 14 June 2021. Alfredo Relaño takes a look at the team and their chances.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

An image is worth a thousand words

Offside interference is one of the most difficult actions in football to call and especially controversial when it benefits Zinedine Zidane's side.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

VAR adds fuel to the controversy fire

Real Madrid went top of LaLiga on Sunday night with a 1-2 win over Real Sociedad, but all the attention focused on three controversial decisions, confirmed by the VAR.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Nice debut from Robert Moreno

A steady game, neither fast nor slow, a kind of ‘allegro ma non tropo’ in contrast to the moderately slow ‘andante’ of those happy years of Xavi, Iniesta and co.

Alfredo Relaño