When is a dull home draw a good thing? Now.

It's been downhill all the way for Fernando Calero. Sunday's showdown against Getafe was definitely a Big Match. This much was evident from the pre-match promotions and entertainment that the club had organised. Ticket prices were slashed and slashed again in a attempt to lure more closet pericos out to RCDE stadium, 1-euro shuttle buses … Continue reading When is a dull home draw a good thing? Now.

We’re back

Photo: Diario La Grada We're back, and with apologies, having fallen gracelessly into the international break in a similar manner to Espanyol. At least the latest league defeat at the hands of Atlético Madrid came with the sweet, sweet feeling of righteous injustice, after the referee demonstrated a propensity to review every action that took … Continue reading We’re back

La Liga preview – part three

This train keeps on rolling with part three of our LaLiga preview. Have a look at part one and two for an enormous sense of wellbeing before jumping aboard... Ready? Get a load of G. Getafe Last season’s big over-achievers came tantalisingly close to pinching an unlikely Champions League spot, and having spent 11 weeks … Continue reading La Liga preview – part three