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Madrid – Estadio Vicente del Bosque

For a stadium that bears the name of such a giant of the Spanish game, the Estadio Vicente del Bosque is somewhat slight in stature. Lets just say it’s a reflection of the man’s modest & humble presence off the pitch, rather than his outstanding achievements as a player and manager. Reach for the Sky or stay humble? (Photo via Situated More...

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By Chris Clements On Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Vigo – Campo Municipal de Bouzas – Baltasar Pujales

Down on the waterfront, close to the trawlers and warehouses that line the habourside of Europe’s biggest fishing port, stands a fiercely independent club. Club Rápido de Bouzas have been a permanent fixture More...

By Chris Clements On Sunday, January 19th, 2014

Talavera de la Reina – El Prado

Let’s be frank, the phrase “Top flight football club from Castile-La Mancha” is rarely used. With the notable exception of Albacete Balompié’s forays into La Primera, clubs from this historic region tend More...

By Chris Clements On Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Valladolid – Anexo el José Zorrilla

At least Real Valladolid had something to cheer about after a 2013-14 season to forget. Following the relegation of the first team from La Primera, their reserve side, er… Real Valladolid B, won promotion More...

By Chris Clements On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Fuenlabrada – Estadio Fernando Torres

Fuenlabrada lies around 14 miles south west of the Spanish capital and over the past 35 years, it has witnessed an astonishing growth from a rural back-water of 18,000 inhabitants, to the region’s fourth largest More...

By Chris Clements On Saturday, January 28th, 2012

Vigo – Campo Municipal de Barreiro

Tucked away in the hilly, green suburb of Lavadores is the Campo Municipal de Barreiro, home to Real Club Celta de Vigo B. Opened in 1965, the ground also plays host to Gran Peña Fútbol Club, one of the city’s More...

By Chris Clements On Saturday, January 28th, 2012

Majadahonda – Miniestadio Cerro del Espino

Those of you familiar with the nomadic lifestyle of Club Atlético de Madrid, will not be too surprised to learn that their reserve side, Club Atlético de Madrid B has also, if you’ll excuse the expression, played More...

By Chris Clements On Friday, January 27th, 2012

Madrid – Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano

As you are probably aware, many European leagues allow the reserve teams of the larger clubs to compete in all but the top divisions. Spain is no exception and over the years this has thrown up many intriguing accounts More...

By Chris Clements On Monday, October 31st, 2011

Guijuelo – Campo Municipal de Deportes

Over the past decade this little club based just 30 miles south of Salamanca, has defied the odds and the experts who have predicted its relegation. There is a degree of justification in these predictions of foreboding More...

By Chris Clements On Friday, July 29th, 2011

Vigo – O Vao

If there is a more idyllic location to watch football in Spain than Coruxo FC’s O Vao ground, then I’ve yet to encounter it. Admittedly, it can be a bit bracing when a Force 9 blows in off the Atlantic More...