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Depor
By Geoff Gillingham On Saturday, September 26th, 2015
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Real Betis 1-2 Deportivo La Coruña: Depor’s great away form continues

All three goals were scored in the second half, but Depor, led by Víctor Sánchez, continue to pick up points and perform well – particularly in grounds that their rivals will drop points in. They look like they More...

Benzema Real Madrid
By Geoff Gillingham On Thursday, September 24th, 2015
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Athletic Club 1-2 Real Madrid: Real Madrid’s dominance is rewarded

San Mamés is a ground that Rafa Benítez hadn’t previously enjoyed, but his Real Madrid side put on a show as they beat Athletic Club 2-1 to get the Spaniard’s first win at the ground in eight attempts. Real More...

By Geoff Gillingham On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
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Atlético Madrid 2-0 Getafe: Griezmann brace seals Madrid Derby

Despite a resilient Getafe performance, Atleti’s quality shined through and Antoine Griezmann, who didn’t have his best game for Los Rojiblancos, got the two goals that – for the time being at least – sends More...

Villarreal
By Geoff Gillingham On Sunday, September 20th, 2015
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Villarreal 3-1 Athletic Bilbao: Yellow Submarine beat a much-changed Athletic

After making nine changes from Thursday’s Europa League win over Augsburg, it was clear that Athletic would have their work cut out against an in-form Villarreal side. Goals from Bruno, Mario Gaspar and Léo Baptistão, More...

Nolito
By Geoff Gillingham On Sunday, September 20th, 2015
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Sevilla 1-2 Celta Vigo: Celta’s first half dominance earns the points

To use an old cliché, this was a game of two halves. The first half was dominated by the Galicians and they went into half-time 2-0 ahead. After half-time, though, Sevilla were a different side and created a lot More...

Correa Atletico
By Geoff Gillingham On Sunday, September 20th, 2015
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Eibar 0-2 Atlético Madrid: Correa and Torres light up Ipurua

After a tight first half, it took Atleti more than an hour to break down the hard-working Eibar before goals from the substitutes Ángel Correa and Fernando Torres gave Diego Simeone a very impressive three points More...

Hulk Zenit Valencia
By Geoff Gillingham On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
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Valencia 2-3 Zenit St. Petersburg: Hulk and Witsel silence the Mestalla

A brace by Hulk had Zenit 2-0 ahead at half-time, but a positive response by Valencia after half-time levelled up the game at 2-2. Just two minutes after André Gomes’ equaliser, Axel Witsel scored the winner More...

Atletico
By Geoff Gillingham On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
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Galatasaray 0-2 Atlético Madrid: Griezmann brace downs Turkish champions

A first-half brace from Antoine Griezmann was enough to take the three points back to Madrid. Galatasaray recovered in the second, but ultimately it wasn’t enough to get back in the game. Atlético began with More...

Depor
By Geoff Gillingham On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
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Rayo Vallecano 1-3 Deportivo La Coruña: Depor show their class in Vallecas

Rayo Vallecano’s defensive woes again caught up with them as the Vallecan’s suffered a 1-3 defeat to Deportivo. Photo courtesy of La Voz de Galicia Despite a promising beginning from Paco Jémez’s More...

Malaga Eibar Amrabat
By Geoff Gillingham On Sunday, September 13th, 2015
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Málaga 0-0 Eibar: Another toothless performance by Málaga

Three games into the La Liga season and Málaga are yet to register a goal scored. The lack of creativity was evident from early on in the game, but Eibar did well to frustrate the home side. The first half didn’t More...

Ruben Castro
By Geoff Gillingham On Sunday, September 13th, 2015
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Real Betis 1-0 Real Sociedad: Joaquín debut goes to plan…but only just

This fixture was all about the return of Betis’ prodigal son, Joaquín, and he managed to play a pivotal part in Betis getting their first win back in La Liga by assisting Rubén Castro for the only goal of the More...

Sevilla Levante
By Geoff Gillingham On Saturday, September 12th, 2015
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Levante 1-1 Sevilla: Sevilla suffer another setback as Levante shake up the table

Sevilla’s injury woes continue to halt their progress as the Andalusian’s were held to a 1-1 draw against Levante at the Ciutat de Valencia. Photo courtesy of Estadio Deportivo For Unai Emery, it has More...

El Arabi
By Geoff Gillingham On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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Getafe 1-2 Granada: Two goals in three minutes down Getafe

Just like the same fixture last year, the result was the same: 2-1. Last year, Youssef El-Arabi got a brace. Today, he opened the scoring on twenty-six minutes and that was added to three minutes later by his sidekick More...

Atletico
By Geoff Gillingham On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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Sevilla 0-3 Atlético Madrid: Atleti firepower too much for Sevilla

The score would perhaps seem like Atleti walked over Sevilla, but Unai Emery’s men did have their chances. The difference is that Diego Simeone’s side took their chances with goals through Koke, Gabi and Jackson More...

Bale
By Geoff Gillingham On Sunday, August 30th, 2015
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Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis: Bale starts and finishes Benitez’s perfect home start

After ninety-four seconds, a Gareth Bale header gave both the Welshman and his manager the ideal start to their first home game of the season. After last week’s demoralising 0-0 draw away to Sporting, a comfortable More...

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