• Fri. Feb 23rd, 2024

Kitty Moreno

  • Home
  • This week in La Liga

This week in La Liga

All is to play for at the top of the table in La Liga. Real Madrid remain in first place despite a 1-1 draw against neighbouring Atlético Madrid last weekend,…

Xavi to leave Barcelona at end of this season

On January 27th, Barcelona manager Xavi Hernández announced his plan to leave the club at the end of the season. Following a frustrating 5-3 loss to Villareal at home, Xavi…

Ivan Toney and Football’s gambling problem

On January 20, all eyes were on Brentford’s Ivan Toney as he took to the pitch against Nottingham Forest. But as he helped his team to a crucial 3-2 victory,…

Girona FC: The underdogs at the top of La Liga

When you hear ‘La Liga’, the first clubs that come to mind are probably Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Atletico Madrid—those eminent teams with illustrious histories, cabinets full of trophies, and…

Made in La Masia: Barcelona’s talent factory keeps delivering

In the year 2000, a teenage football prodigy moved halfway across the world from Argentina to Spain, after signing a contract on a napkin with FC Barcelona’s development academy. Twelve…

The reintroduction of Russian athletes into global sports competition

Earlier this month, UEFA sparked controversy with its chaotic back-and-forth over Russia’s return to European football. Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, their national squad was banned from…

What the Beckham documentary tells us about changing approaches to athlete mental health

The new Beckham documentary on Netflix is particularly striking, for one reason. It’s not the montages of legendary free kicks and crosses that reminded us of the incredible playerDavid Beckham…

Kitty Moreno on why women footballers, and their fans, deserve better

August 2023. School was out, the sun was (mostly) shining, and the FIFA Women’s World Cup was reaching record-breaking new audiences. People were talking about the tournament for all the…