MATCH FOCUS: Real Madrid 2-2 Club Brugge

MATCH FOCUS: Real Madrid 2-2 Club Brugge

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #6

Real Madrid left plenty to be desired in their UEFA Champions League Group A match when they were forced to battle back from two goals behind against a spirited Club Brugge at the Bernabeu.

Zinedine Zidane’s side have started their European campaign this season poorly, having just one point after two games now – and even that proved a challenge on a difficult night against their Belgian opponents.

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Off the Continent: The curious case of Ceuta and Melilla

Off the Continent: The curious case of Ceuta and Melilla

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #2

Spain is one of the hallowed, iconic footballing homelands in Europe, with La Liga firmly position as one of the continent’s big five leagues and its most dominant sides such as Real Madrid and FC Barcelona having a worldwide fan base and recognition. European football is intrinsically linked with Spain.

As such, it is fascinating to discover that not too far down the Spanish footballing pyramid you can find two professional football sides not even based on the continent.

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