La Liga 123 Match Centre News 

La Liga 123 Sunday Preview: Relegation scrap ensues in Week 32

Sunday 25th March, 2018 11:00    Alcorcón (18th) v Gimnàstic (17th) Do not be deceived by the league positions of these sides, as this is an important match for both.  Alcorcón sit one place behind their opponents on 35 points, with the Catalan outfit a solitary point better off. A slip by either of them could see them being dragged back into the relegation dog-fight as Cultural are two points behind in the final drop zone place. Despite losing to Cádiz last week and drawing with Albacete yesterday, the men…

Read More
La Liga 123 News 

Granada make double signing on deadline day

Spanish second division side Granada CF had a busy last day in the winter transfer window signing two attacking players as the club continues its quest for promotion back into La Liga. Danish midfielder Andrew Hjulsger has signed for Granada on loan for the remainder of the season from Celta vigo. The 23 year old attacking midfielder has joined the Second division side in the hope of more game time having only made four appearances this season for Vigo. This has come in a bid to bolster manager Jose Luis…

Read More
Blog La Liga 123 News 

Team Spotlight: Barcelona B and its path to stardom

In the past six months, Barcelona have spent over £100m each on two attackers, flexing their financial muscle as they go in search of regaining the La Liga title and winning their first Champions League trophy in three years. Yet, it was not too long ago that all 11 players on the pitch had come through the ranks at the club, including their greatest youth product, Lionel Messi. La Masia has been hailed across the globe as producing the best young talent, with the boarding school-like academy drilling into children…

Read More
Blog La Liga News 

Team Spotlight: CA Osasuna and its army of socios

In a world where private investment into football clubs is the norm and the number of sole owners grow each year in the hope of glory on the pitch, four Spanish teams have resisted this temptation. La Liga trio Real Madrid, Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao are among those and have been incredibly successful during their histories but the final one is who we focus on this week, and a side that are an unexpected inclusion in this elite group, CA Osasuna. Like the other three, Los Rojillos are owned by…

Read More
Blog La Liga La Liga 123 

Will José Arnáiz be Dembele’s temporary replacement at Barcelona?

22-year-old José Arnáiz is fast becoming a talisman for Barcelona B. Reports are that Ernesto Valverde is now considering giving him first team time while Dembele is out injured. The winger featured again in Saturday’s match at the Mini Estadi and his goal made the difference in the 1-0 win. Barcelona B only signed Arnáiz this August from Real Valladolid for 3.4 million euros. Arnáiz was considered one of the club’s top performers last season with 12 goals in 35 appearances. He now has a three-year contract with Barcelona B….

Read More