For the last decade Racing Santander have gone nowhere but down. This is not a football story for the faint-hearted.
A legend becomes a word, and a word becomes a legend. This is the crazy story of one of football’s most infamous jinxes.
I went to see Tercera División league leaders CD Santurtzi at the wonderful -and very purple- San Jorge.
Long before he became immortalised as synonymous with La Liga’s top goalscorer award, Rafael Moreno Aranzadi – known as Pichichi – was Spanish football’s first great goalscorer, excelling for Athletic Club.
Coming from one of Europe’s busiest districts Santutxu FC play their home games at the top of Bilbao’s iconic Mallona Steps.
Sestao River have had some tough times in recent years but the fans have lost none of their enthusiasm.
In 1989, for the first time in 40 years, Real Sociedad decided that they needed foreign blood to compete. Step forward Liverpool hero John Aldridge.
Only two teams in the history of the Primeira Liga have won the title outside of Benfica, Sporting and Porto. One of those was Boavista in 2000/01.