Phil Ball Archive

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Ball: Tweet and get beat

Phil Ball | March, 18 2013

Phil Ball offers a cautionary tale from the Galician derby as Hugo Mallo's attempts to join the fans proved ill advised.

Ball: Clasico conclusions

Phil Ball | March, 4 2013

Phil Ball considers the repercussions of Real Madrid's Clasico wins and reflects on a six-goal thriller between Betis and Sociedad.

Ball: Musho Beti

Phil Ball | March, 4 2013

Phil Ball takes in a game at Real Betis' Benito Villamarin and puts himself among some of Spain's most passionate fans.

Ball: Camp Nou rehearsal

Phil Ball | February, 25 2013

Phil Ball visits a snow-dusted Camp Nou as preparations heat up for Barcelona's meeting with Real Madrid.

Phil Ball: Madrid looking for Bale out

Phil Ball | February, 18 2013

Phil Ball explains why Gareth Bale is more suited to Real Madrid than Barcelona and how he might be the tonic they need.

Phil Ball: Local hospitality

Phil Ball | February, 11 2013

Phil Ball is left with an unpleasant taste in his mouth after making his maiden trip to Real Zaragoza's Estadio de la Romareda.

Ball: Geta life

Phil Ball | February, 4 2013

Phil Ball gets to grips with Getafe as he pays his first visit to the Coliseum Alfonso Perez on a freezing Saturday night.

Ball: Elche return

Phil Ball | January, 28 2013

Phil Ball glosses over Ronaldo and Messi's tit-for-tat weekend to review Elche's Segunda success and spark of the King's Cup.

Ball: Bang the drums

Phil Ball | January, 21 2013

Phil Ball reflects on an eventful week for Barcelona , which started with Guardiola announcing a future in Germany and ended with defeat.

Ball: Half-term report

Phil Ball | January, 14 2013

Phil Ball sorts the over-achievers from the predictable at the halfway stage in Spain's La Liga.

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