Luka Modric

ALFREDO RELAÑO

From Cristiano-Messi to Mbappé-Haaland

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.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

It takes two to tango...

Alfredo Relaño’s analysis of a match in which Zidane’s side easily beat a tame Valencia side who offered little. Benzema and Kroos grabbed the goals.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Real Madrid find peace in Vitoria

Real Madrid visited Alavés on their centenary, Javier Berasaluce, a goalkeeper who played for both clubs in the 1950s took the honorary kick-off, writes Alfredo Relaño.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Atlético shake off Real Madrid

Diego Simeone took charge of his 500th Atlético Madrid game and had cause for celebration as Luis Suárez handed him victory and Elche held Real Madrid.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Real Madrid won’t give up the chase

Alfredo Relaño analyses Real Madrid’s 2-0 win over Granada at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano, which keeps them in the hunt for LaLiga glory.

Alfredo Relaño