This month I got invited by LaLiga to learn a bit more about some of Spain’s biggest footballing derbies, and they introduced us to the stories, traditions and food that surround their most memorable games…
LaLiga brought El Clasico to Johannesburg last week as they hosted a VIP screening of one of the world’s biggest football games with a load of South African favourites.
Passion, emotion, tension, hard-fought contests, rivalries, battles, commitment, feelings of belonging… Any of the above could very well be used when it comes to capturing the essence of a LaLiga derby, encounters which never fail to awaken the inner passion of both sets of supporters. Everybody knows about El Clásico, but while it’s fiercely-fought, it’s […]
I’ve been a football fan for as long as I can remember. Sometimes I have moments when I wonder if I even still like the game, and then something will happen that reminds me why I do.