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Translator and football writer, based in London.

Spanish TV host: Hazard cannot stay at Madrid

Eden Hazard was filmed laughing and joking with his former Chelsea teammates after they had knocked his side out of the Champions League on...

Ryan Gauld’s rejuvenated career in Portugal

Ryan Gauld was dubbed a “Mini Messi” as a teenager, but things did not exactly go to plan when he moved to the Portuguese...

Sporting stutter at the top of Primeira Liga

Last night’s last-gasp penalty, awarded for a handball by Belenenses’ Tiago Esgaio, saw Sporting Lisbon draw for the third game in their last six. Sporting...

Three key battles that could decide El Clasico – and La Liga

Real Madrid vs Barcelona is always a big game, but this is massive. If either side can take all three points from this El...

How has COVID-19 affected Brazilian football?

A year after the outbreak of a pandemic that rocked the globe, things are still pretty dire in Brazil – and football is not...

Pepe proving age is just a number

As Pepe’s FC Porto prepare to face Chelsea in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, the Portuguese champions will need another stellar performance from...

La Liga’s thrilling title race is back!

With ten games to go in La Liga, Atlético Madrid sit in pole position as we return to league action following the international break,...