The Premier League is the self-proclaimed greatest league in the world - only it’s not.
La Liga, by almost every measure, technical quality, number of world class stars, European dominance, is the biggest league in the world.
Which means it comes as no surprise that Real Madrid and Barcelona are continually raiding their rivals for the cream of the crop.
That’s no different today as the Daily Express carries reports that a certain Tottenham star is the new apple of Florentino Perez’s eye.
- Kevin Strootman wants Man United move
- Alexis Sanchez went on angry dressing room rant
- Paul Scholes wants Juan Mata dropped
That’s not all though, we’ve got transfer news involving Arsenal and Liverpool, a potential new contract for one of football's biggest stars and some tasty build-up to the Premier League’s showpiece game of the weekend - the Manchester derby.
But we start with Real Madrid…