Manuel Traquete recapitulates FC Barcelona's summer transfer activities. How can Guardiola's team improve further? Read more to know.
The club from Andalusia has finally come of age, as it looks to challenge the hegemony of FC Barcelona and Real Madrid. TheHardTackle takes a look at Málaga CF.
The Bundesliga Player of the Year, Nuri Sahin, signed for Real Madrid but has still not made his debut.TheHardTackle analyzes his impact at the club
After the departure of the iconic Samuel Eto’o, the jersey number 9 hasn’t had a good influence on the player donning it. Alexis Sanchez is the new Barcelona Number 9.
Full back is perhaps the only position that ideally requires the player to be as good in defense as in attack. TheHardTackle analyses their impact on the modern formations.
Under the likes of Frank Rijkaard and Pep Guardiola, Barcelona reached great heights of success during the last decade. THT's guest author from Portugal Manuel Traquate attempts to rank the ten best players for the Catalans in last ten years.
With the third successful season completed, Pep Guardiola is now enjoying a well-earned break with his family. But his task for the upcoming season will be an even more difficult one. The team will soon begin their pre-season followed by another round of El-Clasicos and an intense first round of La Liga games awaits the Spanish and European Champions. He has always managed to make his midfield dominate the game. But can his midfield do the same again? Ever since Guardiola took over this team, his policy has been very clear – impose their football style over any opponents no matter who and force them to react. His main weapon is his midfield. A combination of patient football trying to control the game and create as much chance as possible. No team has managed to force them onto the backfoot yet. The one team that has managed to stand up to them in terms of possession is Valencia. The last […]
TheHardTackle takes a look at Real Madrid's new centre-back, Raphael Varane, and analyses his likely impact at the club.
Ever since Pep Guardiola took over the mantle of the manager of FC Barcelona, the team has undergone an astonishing metamorphosis and it’s not a revelation that they have taken the entire world by surprise. The young manager has a chance to move from being a mere legend to a myth. THT presents the season preview of the Champions of Spain and Europe!
A 9 million Euro per year player, who cannot be played nor can he be sold. Kaka's dream of Los Blancos seems all but over as Ozil becomes the Media Punto. TheHardTackle presents the current scenario.