Tactical Analysis: Barca Claim the Title with a Solid 3-0 Win over Gritty Granada

For Barcelona, the final day equation was simple. Win away at Granada and the league title would be theirs, slip up and it would be Real Madrid’s. In the end, Barca did it pretty easily. They took a 2-0 lead in the first half against a defensively minded Granada before having to endure a tougher […]

Gerard Pique’s Masterful Positioning Key In Keeping Atleti at Bay

Barcelona knew their trip to face Atletico Madrid at the cauldron that is the Vicente Calderon wouldn’t be easy. It never is these days. Atleti’s manager Diego Simeone fully ensures this. His sides always have a certain doggedness and toughness about them. A real hard edge. The Spanish term mala leche (meaning bad milk), which […]