Fun fun fun

R-D-T spells fun. What a difference a point can make. Before the Barcelona derby just over a week ago, the average Espanyol fan experience was akin to that of staring down the barrel of a loaded gun. One late equaliser from Wu Lei Wu Lei Wu Lei Wu Lei Wu Lei later, and we're walking … Continue reading Fun fun fun

The season begins – take three

Photo: nordicstadiums.com The sand is slowly trickling away, but Espanyol have decided to give the trick that abjectly failed to work last time another go by showing Pablo Machín the door, plumping the cushions and giving the place a quick freshen up for the arrival of former Barça and Spain centre-back Abelardo. Time is of … Continue reading The season begins – take three

La Liga preview – part two

Let's continue our look at the clubs that will be visiting RCDE stadium this year. If you missed part one you can find it here, and a link to FiveThirtyEight soccer predictions here. Otherwise, B is for... Barcelona Ernesto Valverde enters the third and final year of his contract hoping to follow in the footsteps … Continue reading La Liga preview – part two