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newsfootball14 days ago

Don’t think Spain can have a better coach than Pep Guardiola, proclaims Luis Enrique

Spain head coach Luis Enrique believes that Pep Guardiola would be the perfect man to manage the La Furia Roja and admitted that he would love to see it happen. The Manchester City head coach has hinted at leaving the Etihad Stadium, once his contract expires in 2023, for a national team job.
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newsfootball15 days ago

Aymeric Laporte had no serious injury, its just a small overload, confirms Luis Enrique

Aymeric Laporte was withdrawn at halftime due to an injury scare in Spain's 4-0 World Cup qualifier win over Georgia but Spain manager Luis Enrique has revealed that it was just a small overload and not a serious injury. The Spanish centre-back is unlikely to feature in La Furia Roja's next game.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Italy need to show same hunger and spirit of sacrifice to lift trophy, proclaims Leonardo Bonucci

In light of a tough win, Leonardo Bonucci believes that Italy need to show the same hunger and spirit they showcased against to win Euro 2020 and bring the trophy back home. The two international giants battled out an end-to-end game with the Azzurri winning the penalty shoot-out to progress.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Think it’s positive pressure on France as they are favourites to lift Euro 2020, admits Robert Pires

France legend Robert Pires believes that all the pressure surrounding Les Blues is positive pressure because of their favourite tag at the Euro 2020 with many expecting them to win. Didier Deschamps side have had an average tournament so far with two draws and a win in their group stages.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Croatia’s Ivan Perisic to miss Spain clash after positive COVID-19 test

In a statement, Croatia have confirmed that Ivan Perisic has tested positive for COVID-19 and will now miss their Euro 2020 round of 16 game against Spain. The 32-year-old has been in fine fettle during the tournament with two goals and has played every game for Croatia.
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newsfootball3 months ago

We’re following generation of geniuses and it’s difficult for us to fill those shoes, admits Alvaro Morata

In light of Spain’s struggles, Alvaro Morata has confessed that the squad knows they’re following a legendary generation of players and it’s difficult to fill those shoes. The La Furia Roja have struggled to compete at the tournament with them failing to win any games in their opening two matches.
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newsfootball3 months ago

You have to respect critics but listen little and work hard, proclaims Alvaro Morata

Alvaro Morata says that he is unfazed by criticism of his performances for Spain and that he "can't be liked by everyone" ahead of his country's Group E clash with Poland at Euro 2020. This comes in light of the huge missed chances that Morata failed to capitalise against Sweden ending in 0-0.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Modern football has less magic and fantasy because it’s taken up difference pace, admits Thiago Alcantara

Thiago Alcantara believes that football has changed and transformed over the years but that has sucked the magic and fantasy out of the game with the game changing rapidly. The Spaniard also confessed his hate for VAR because of the changes it has brought to the game, stop and starts as well.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Luis Enrique called me and told me that Spain was interested in having me, reveals Aymeric Laporte

In light of his switch from France to Spain, Aymeric Laporte has revealed that Spain head coach Luis Enrique had called him up and asked him if he was interested in playing for Furia Roja. The Manchester City defender made the shock switch in international allegiances just before Euro 2020.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Sergio Ramos is leader but Spain need players who can give 120% when needed, admits Luis Garcia

Luis Garcia has expressed his reservations regarding the dropping of Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos from the Spanish squad, but adjudged it as the right thing to do owing to his injury issues. The centre back misses out after the 35-year-old endured an injury-prone season with Real Madrid.
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