Focus on Spain

False start

August 29, 2011
By Phil Ball
(Archive)
It's been a strange summer in Spain, waiting and waiting for some bread and butter stuff, and when it finally comes it's difficult to arrive at any conclusions because next week the league 'rests' for internationals. No wonder the players' union (AFE) finally decided to get on with the show and drop the second week of the strike, with the prospect of no league games at all until September 10th. It was almost as if the league authorities knew this - that it would give them some silent leverage to ...

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