ALFREDO RELAÑO

Spain side built outside LaLiga

After the Germany rout a friend pointed out to me that the first five goals were scored by three strikers who are not here. Is it a sign of LaLiga’s weakness?

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Sommer demoralised Ramos

Alfredo Relaño reacts to Spain's Nations League draw with Switzerland, which saw Sergio Ramos miss two penalties after scoring his previous 25.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Sergio Ramos has record in hand

Assuming nothing goes wrong, tomorrow will see Sergio Ramos play his 177th match for the Spanish national team, and with that he’ll break the European record.

Alfredo Relaño

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

Ukraine, and fans, welcome Spain

In Spain they say that on Tuesday 13th you don't get married and you don't board a ship, but they said nothing of the Spanish national team so there's no need to worry.

Alfredo Relaño