Vicente del Bosque

ALFREDO RELAÑO

LaLiga's two red-hot zones

AS Editor Alfredo Relaño looks at what's still to play for in LaLiga, with European places up for grabs and relegation to be avoided.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Zidane banishes the spectre of Mourinho

Zinedine Zidane said 'yes' to a Real Madrid return, and in the process banished the spectre of José Mourinho, who a jittery Florentino Pérez had been toying with bringing back...

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Solari's first 100 days as Real Madrid coach

One hundred days is generally accepted as a reasonable bedding-in time for politicians when they accept a new role and has been deemed enough time for the rest of us to see intentions and working methodology.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

La Masia isn't what it was

The recent additions of Jeison Murillo and Moussa Wagué to Barcelona's threadbare defence have sparked debate and dissent...

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Solari, Muñoz, Del Bosque and Zidane

Santi Solari was moved from the Real Madrid Castilla to oversee the first team following the dismissal of Julen Lopetegui as there were no other candidates.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

The two unions of Spanish football

The Spanish Footballers' Association (AFE) held a clearly evocative assembly yesterday, one that moves the Tebas-Rubiales war to new grounds.

Alfredo Relaño