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Relegation of Espanyol: What went wrong

Exhausted after a long European campaign, the Catalán club purchased by a Chinese magnate in 2016 will spend next season in the second division. SAN FRANCISCO  (14 September 2020) — With Espanyol’s relegation to LaLiga Smartbank (Second Division), LaLiga Santander loses one of its beacons. While it’s true the city of Barcelona’s “other club” has […]

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A look at cost-cutting at Barcelona, Espanyol and Atlético Madrid

MIAMI, Fla. (24 April 2020) — The Catalán sports daily El Mundo Deportivo recently featured Barcelona’s announcement concerning unilaterally cutting the salaries of the 1,800 people who work for them, players included. According to the club, it is an economic necessity. The same morning front page also talked about the club’s intentions in the transfer […]

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Copa del Rey 2020

Todos los enfrentamientos de los dieciseisavos de final The matchups in the round of thirty-two of the 2020 Copa del Rey in Spain. Ibiza – FC BarcelonaUnionistas Salamanca – Real MadridLogroñés – ValenciaCultural Leonesa – Atlético de MadridEbro – LeganésBadajoz – EibarBadalona – Granada CFRecreativo de Huelva – OsasunaRayo Vallecano – Real BetisMirandés – Celta […]

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Espanyol Is Growing Brand Through International Academies

MIAMI, Fla. (January 6, 2019) — In order to grow the club as a global brand, Real Club Deportivo Espanyol de Barcelona is developing a network of academies around the world. The newest such fútbol school has opened in Brisbane, Australia. This internationalisation model kicked off in the 2016/17 season with the launch of two […]

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Vuelta de La Liga

La Liga Sets A New Record In Summer Transfer Window

La Liga Santander teams have rarely shown much appetite to spend in the summer market, yet as the fiscal gap between the Spanish top flight and Premier League has closed ever so slightly, teams have been prepared to gamble on new players. Miami, Fla. (Monday September 9, 2019) – Photos: KE Russo LA LIGA: Looking […]