Tag: Spain


Johan Cruyff’s time at Levante

Johan Cruyff nearly retired in 1978 but after a series of bad investments, and without going too much into the details of how and why it all went wrong, he recalled: “I had lost millions in pig-farming and that was the reason I decided to become a footballer again.”


World Cup: Spain squad avoid meeting fans at Madrid airport

Spain have had a horrendous World Cup by their standards and with reports suggesting unrest and possible tension in camp, a Spanish smile is hard to come by at the moment. From Spanish fans to staff members, they’re


Spain: tiki-taka testimonial

Last Wednesday night Spain, the current world champions, were the first team to be knocked out of the 2014 World Cup after losing 2-0 to Chile in a match which forced a worldwide reaction because it was undoubtedly