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La Liga business school eyes Australian partnerships

La Liga business school eyes Australian partnerships

La Liga business school is eying partnerships in Australia, potentially helping A-League clubs develop business, event, and administrative skills while making connections with one of Europe’s biggest leagues. 20 May 2020
Spanish recruit can spark City: Mombaerts

Spanish recruit can spark City: Mombaerts

Melbourne City recruit Markel Susaeta made more than 500 appearances for Athletic Bilbao and Erick Mombaerts is confident he can make an impact in the A-League. 17 Jan 2020
Is this Spanish-based Aussie teen a future Socceroo?

Is this Spanish-based Aussie teen a future Socceroo?

A central midfielder at a Spanish La Liga club? Who is from Wollongong and wants to fend off Italian and Spanish FA overtures in favour of the Socceroos? 9 Sep 2019
Meet Australia’s talented Haris Stamboulidis

Meet Australia’s talented Haris Stamboulidis

When he mentions a fascination for astronomy I sense this may not be your average football interview. I was right. 26 Aug 2019
Young Aussie striker makes La Liga move

Young Aussie striker makes La Liga move

Young Australian striker George Stamoulis has signed for Spanish top flight club CD Leganes from Greek Super League giants Panathinaikos. 19 Aug 2019
Spanish club invite Aussie junior Beckham Baker for trial

Spanish club invite Aussie junior Beckham Baker for trial

Highly rated 10-year-old Aussie Beckham Baker is heading to La Liga club Villarreal for a trial. 24 Jul 2019
Aussie teen continues to shine at La Liga’s Levante

Aussie teen continues to shine at La Liga’s Levante

Want an Australian to follow in La Liga? Look no further than Wollongong’s 19-year-old Isaac Danzo, who is catching the eye in Spain with La Liga outfit Levante. 24 Jul 2019
Spanish free agents: 3 fresh A-League transfer targets

Spanish free agents: 3 fresh A-League transfer targets

It’s June and the silly season for the A-League and its agents. With Spain an increasingly fruitful market, we have three Spanish free agents who could be fantastic A-League acquisitions. 18 Jun 2019
Ex-La Liga striker to play on till 38 in A-League with Glory

Ex-La Liga striker to play on till 38 in A-League with Glory

Evergreen ex-La Liga winger Diego Castro has re-signed with Perth Glory for another two seasons, meaning he’s set to continue playing in the A-League till the age of 38. 23 Apr 2019
Spanish inspiration for Victoria’s boutique stadia vision

Spanish inspiration for Victoria’s boutique stadia vision

A recent trip to Madrid to experience La Liga has inspired Football Federation Victoria CEO Peter Filopoulos’ vision for boutique NPL stadia in Victoria, and these venues could also be used in an expanded A-League. 26 Feb 2019
Alex Sanchez: A model for human rights

Alex Sanchez: A model for human rights

In his own words Alex Sanchez talks about his time playing in Australia for Sydney Olympic, his ambitions to study human rights and why he relishes being a role model for kids. PHOTOS by loopii. 9 Oct 2018
'He's one of the best coaches I’ve ever had'

'He's one of the best coaches I’ve ever had'

Striker Alex Sanchez says his Sydney Olympic coach Abbas Saad is on a par with the quality in Spain's top leagues. 21 Sep 2018
Official! Victory confirm snaring Spaniard

Official! Victory confirm snaring Spaniard

As revealed over the weekend, Melbourne Victory have confirmed the signature of Spanish midfielder Raul Baena (left) on a one year loan deal. 3 Sep 2018
A-League clubs zero in on Fernando Torres

A-League clubs zero in on Fernando Torres

Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory are among the frontrunners for the signature of Spanish striker Fernando Torres, according to reports. 8 Jul 2018
Suarez says Ronaldo rivalry different when playing for Uruguay

Suarez says Ronaldo rivalry different when playing for Uruguay

Uruguay and Barcelona striker Luis Suarez said his rivalry with Portugal and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was different when they are playing for their respective countries in comparison to when they play for their clubs. 30 Jun 2018
Atletico Madrid seal deal with France trio

Atletico Madrid seal deal with France trio

Atletico Madrid has secured new deals with France trio Antoine Griezmann, Lucas Hernandez and Thomas Lemar. 19 Jun 2018