Luis Enrique

ALFREDO RELAÑO

A Spain side that defies consensus

It was easier to define Spain before and during tiki-taka but Luis Enrique's side lack sufficient identity for the fan in the street to form an opinion.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Pedri and football's Olympic tribute

Iker Casillas always regretted not going to a Games and Ronaldo Nazario's bronze left a gap in his CV, hence Pedri's decision to play through the summer.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Spain-Croatia: a game we'll never forget

Alfredo Relaño looks back at the incredible eight-goal thriller between Spain and Croatia which saw La Roja win 5-3 to advance to the quarter finals of Euro 2020.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Seville and Spain must not fall out

Spain coach Luis Enrique complained about the pitch at La Cartuja where Spain drew nil-nil with Sweden in their opening match of Euro 2020 on Monday..

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Spain poor at both ends of the pitch

Luis Enrique’s team dominated Sweden in their opening game at Euro 2020, but failed to score and allowed Sweden a couple of very dangerous chances.

Alfredo Relaño

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