Category: Spain

Diego Costa’s World Cup place in doubt as Lopetegui speaks on his future

Spanish national coach Julen Lopetegui has informed Diego Costa he must return to training and resolve his issues at Chelsea or face the possibility of missing out on next summer’s World Cup in Russia. The Brazilian born striker has failed to return to training since the summer break after desperately trying to force a move […]

Lopetegui wants permanent Spain stadium

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui wants the national team to have a permanent stadium. The former FC Porto coach took over the Spanish national side in July 2016 and he has so far helped them to the fore front of their World Cup qualifying group, beating Italy 3-0 on Saturday evening thanks to goals from Isco […]

David Villa out of Spain squad

David Villa has withdrawn from the Spanish national squad after suffering an abductor strain in training. Having been recalled to the Spain squad for the first time since the 2014 World Cup, Villa will now leave and return to MLS side New York City after suffering an injury in training. Villa made a cameo appearance […]

Spanish superstar Mata aims to change the world

Media outlets across England were today presented with the news that Manchester United and Spain attacking midfielder Juan Mata has made the generous decision to donate 1% of his wage to charity. However, the generosity is more than it looks at first glance. Mata, has a progressive, heart warming idea  that could impact millions of people […]

Women’s EURO: Spain ease to victory over Portugal

Spain’s Women cruised to a 2-0 victory over Portugal to open up their UEFA Women’s EURO campaign on Wednesday evening. Heading into the Group D fixture, coach Jorge Vilda was full of confidence and his side produced a solid display with goals from Amanda Sampedro and Vicky Losada. The game in truth, started competitively with […]