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Jordi Amat speaks to La Liga Lowdown about life at Real Betis this season

Following part one of La Liga Lowdown’s interview Jordi Amat, the second half focuses on the centre-back’s season back in Spain. Having previously played for Espanyol and Rayo Vallecano, the 26-year-old moved to Premier League side Swansea City in 2013. However, fleeting appearances and difficulty getting a regular starting place has led to a loan spell at Real Betis this season. Amat has featured 23 times in La Liga this term, which has seen the Benito Villamarín outfit secure a place in the Europa League next year. Yet, his focus…

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Jordi Amat speaks to La Liga Lowdown on playing under Pochettino and Laudrup

La Liga Lowdown return with another incredible interview, this time with Swansea City’s Jordi Amat, who is currently enjoying a loan spell at Real Betis. The 26-year-old centre-back has already played under several distinguished managers and former players, notably former Barcelona star Michael Laudrup and current Tottenham Hotspur coach Mauricio Pochettino. The latter, who has received plaudits for his work with young talent since moving to England, was the man to give Amat his big break. Ten years after joining Espanyol as a child, the defender made his debut for…

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Pablo Machin on Football, Manchester City and beating Real Madrid

A man, a myth, a mystery to many but Pablo Machín has proved to be one of La Liga’s brightest managerial talents this season after transforming a newly promoted Girona side into one of the most exciting teams to watch in the Spanish top flight. In many ways, a reflection of his Girona side, not only is Machín both modest and truly appreciative of every success achieved no matter how big or small, but with a genuine enthusiasm to defy expectation the sky is the limit for one of the…

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Luis Garcia speaks to La Liga Lowdown on Liverpool career and more..

Our friends over at La Liga Lowdown have been speaking to former Atletico Madrid winger Luis Garcia once more, touching on his career in England and Spain. Born in Badalona, Garcia began his senior career with Barcelona, representing the Catalan side’s B team, before four loan stints in the lower leagues with Toledo, Tenerife and twice with Valladolid. Having impressed, Garcia was signed by Atleti, before a short stint back with Barca saw him gain recognition from England where Liverpool would come knocking. The left winger enjoyed a successful period…

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Luis Garcia speaks to La Liga Lowdown on Barcelona versus Atletico Madrid

Our friends over at La Liga Lowdown have been speaking to Luis Garcia, who has touched on the Barcelona versus Atletico Madrid clash this coming weekend. Barcelona’s strong grip on the league title took a turn on Thursday evening as they were held in Gran Canaria by Las Palmas, who cancelled put Lionel Messi’s free-kick with a penalty from Jonathan Calleri. Five points now separate the two sides at the top of La Liga, meaning Sunday’s afternoon kick-off at the Camp Nou is arguably a season defining one. Diego Simeone’s…

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