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Marbella – Estadio Municipal de Marbella

Marbella – Playground to the rich and home to Europe’s swankiest millionaires. A city where Bentley’s and Bugatti’s promenade with monotonous regularity, and where oligarchs moor their super yachts for the summer. So you would be forgiven for thinking that in this “Money no object” environment, just a little would have filtered through More...

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By Chris Clements On Sunday, August 18th, 2013

Córdoba – Ciudad Deportiva Rafael Gómez / El Fontanar

Córdoba Club de Fútbol B has joined the growing number of La Liga clubs with a reserve outfit in Segunda B for the 2013-14 season. Formed in 1997, this will be Córdoba B’s first season in the third tier, More...

By Chris Clements On Sunday, August 18th, 2013

El Palo – Estadio Nuevo San Ignacio

Centro de Deportes El Palo owes a great deal to one Francisco Rosas. You see, back in March 1965, he and a group of friends set up the club in this small seaside town, which stands 4 miles to the east of Málaga. More...

By Chris Clements On Sunday, July 28th, 2013

Granada – Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes & Estadio Nuñez Blanca

Just how do you measure the health of a Spanish football club? A look at the balance sheet perhaps? Well such a glance is not for the faint-hearted, as intensive care is overflowing with critically ill clubs, who More...

By Chris Clements On Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

El Puerto de Santa Maria – Estadio José del Cuvillo

Now we all know that a pretty name does not maketh a location (Take Milford Haven for example!). However El Puerto de Santa Maria does deliver on both counts. Not only does it have an idyllic moniker, it simply oozes More...

By Chris Clements On Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Sanlúcar de Barrameda – Estadio El Palmar

The historic city of Sanlúcar de Barrameda has over the centuries witnessed many ups and downs. From the highs of its base as a starting point for the exploration of the Americas and the rise of the House More...

By Chris Clements On Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Loja – Estadio Municipal Medina Lauxa

Loja Club Deportivo will debut in Segunda B in September thanks to their championship winning season and the defeat of Real Valladolid B in the play-off finals. Founded in 1968, progress has been slow, More...

By Chris Clements On Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Baza – Estadio Constantino Navarro

Here is a stadium from the far east of Andalucia, almost to the border with Almeria. Club Deportivo Baza was founded in 1940 as CD Bastetano and over the next 55 years, clocked up 20 seasons in the Tercera. Then More...

By Chris Clements On Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Sevilla – Ciudad Deportiva Luis del Sol

Real Betis B can trace its lineage back to the formation of Triana Balompié in 1942, a small club from the south west suburbs of Sevilla. Although the club had in informal relationship with Betis, Triana More...

By Chris Clements On Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

Roquetas de Mar – Estadio Municipal Antonio Peroles

A football club likes to cling on to its history. History gives a club status and kudos. If you don’t have history, you are on the bottom rung. Club Deportivo Roquetas had history, only it belonged to somebody More...