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Jason Pettigrove

European football journalist specialising in La Liga. Member of Sports Journalist’s Association, Football Writers’ Association and International Sports Press Association.

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13:27
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More History For Magical Messi
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Let’s not get into yet another discussion on whether Lionel Messi is better than Cristiano Ronaldo or vice versa. It’s a futile argument for which…
09:14
Football
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Real Madrid Answer Their Critics
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Alaves flying high under Abelardo Just like London buses, as soon as Alaves get a win, another comes along in quick succession. Thanks to Abelardo’s…
11:25
Football
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Real Madrid Are Back!
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Real Madrid stepped onto the Santiago Bernabeu turf on Saturday afternoon sans three quarters of their usual defence and without Casemiro to act as their…
09:25
Football
football
Real Madrid Boss Zinedine Zidane Has Selection Worries
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Real decimated for Sevilla clash Thanks to their inability to walk a fine line between being competitive or going over the top, Real Madrid will…
13:39
Football
football
Ronaldo Or Messi? Does Anyone Even Care?
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Cristiano Ronaldo will receive his fifth Ballon d’Or in Paris on Thursday night, bringing him level with Lionel Messi. He’d already equalled the Argentinian for…
11:00
Football
football
Is It Time For Barcelona To Drop Luis Suarez?
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Against one of the weaker teams in Barcelona’s Champions League group, with respect to Sporting CP, Luis Suarez was still unable to produce anything like…
10:37
Football
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Zidane Will Be Kicking Himself...
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Drawing another blank at San Mames won’t have been what Zinedine Zidane would’ve expected from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema. Four goals from 14 league…
09:32
Football
football
It's Heating Up In La Liga!
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
10-man Getafe stun Valencia The result of the weekend came at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez. Getafe had already made life difficult for both Real Madrid…
11:58
Football
football
Barcelona Hit A Bump In The Road
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Barcelona have never played brilliantly in La Liga’s early Saturday kick-off slot, so it shouldn’t have come as too much of a surprise that Celta…
09:42
Football
football
La Liga Preview: Is Gareth Bale Injured Again?
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Bale out again! As Real Madrid head to San Mames, a ground where they’ve not always been at their best, the least surprising news is…
12:45
Football
football
They May Be Unbeaten, But They Have Noticeable Issues
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
FC Barcelona were handed some news on Monday afternoon that they could well have done without. Benfica are so disappointed by Douglas, that they want…
09:49
Football
football
How Did The Officials Miss This!
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Alba returns to haunt his old club On a weekend when Barcelona celebrated Lionel Messi’s contract renewal, they couldn’t leave Mestalla with all three points,…
12:41
Football
football
Barcelona Announce A New Contract Deal For Lionel Messi
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
It was never really in doubt was it? FC Barcelona had maintained for months that Lionel Messi had signed his new contract and, more pertinently,…
10:23
Football
football
There Is A Must Watch Game In La Liga This Weekend!
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
Mestalla magic Nowhere else to start than with the clash of the season so far. After a Madrid derby draw last weekend, this top-two clash…
15:31
Football
football
Stegen Shines For Barca
Jason Pettigrove
The Sportsman Reporter
You hear it every football season. “Title-winning teams are built on a strong defence.” No matter how many times your attackers score, if you’ve nothing…
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