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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 spend their time in the lower reaches the Spanish leagues. That’s not to say that there aren’t stories to tell and sights to see, which More...

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By Chris Clements On Monday, December 23rd, 2013

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 More...

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, 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 Monday, July 15th, 2013

Olot – Estadi Municipal d’Olot

Set in the foothills of the Pyrenees and in the middle of La Garrotxa Volcanic Park, Olot is not your stereotypical location for Spanish regional football. This small town of 32,000 inhabitants has been home to More...

By Chris Clements On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria – Anexo del Estadio de Gran Canaria

There can’t be too many club’s whose reserve side was founded before the First XI. However, thanks to a convoluted history of mergers and takeovers that seem to pepper Spanish club football, we have 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 Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Mieres – Estadio Municipal Hermanos Antuña

Along with Langreo, the town of Mieres was at the centre of the Asturian coal and steel industry, and as we know, where there is coal & steel, there is usually a decent football club. The history of Caudal Deportivo More...

By Chris Clements On Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Gernika – Urbieta

Gernika will forever be associated with the terrible atrocities of one day in April 1937 and Picasso’s striking depiction of the horror of that Luftwaffe bombing raid. I must confess that I knew little More...