After FC Barcelona, La Liga has plans to bring other Spanish teams out to SA in the near future. As we wait, here are some handy phrases you can practise:
La Liga Africa director Antonio Barradas explains La Liga's expansion into Africa, and how the Barca vs Sundowns match will attract more La Liga teams.
In the space of a fortnight, two Spanish giants have graced the African continent.
This according to Antonio Barradas, LaLiga's Africa director, responsible for everything related to Spanish football on the continent.
FC Barcelona's domestic fixture list was revealed on Friday when the draw for the 2016/17 Spanish League took place in Madrid.
On Wednesday FC Barcelona confirmed the 2016 Joan Gamper Trophy will be played on 10th August against Italian club Sampdoria. As usual this annual competition is to be played at Barça's Camp Nou stadium and although the match isn't the most important in Barcelona's calendar, it does give supporters a chance to see the players before the real work gets underway.
This Saturday sees one of the biggest sporting events globally as FC Barcelona takes on Real Madrid at Camp Nou. After their humiliating 4-0 home defeat in November, Madrid will be looking to restore their self-esteem in the return leg.
It's not only the goals that have become a worry - Ronaldo just doesn't seem to be offering much when he's not scoring either. A player who thrived at dribbling at the opponent and cutting through defense after defense, Ronaldo's dribbling has also seemed to deteriorate while he's not creating much chances either for his teammates.
Something needs to change for our beloved Welshman. If it's not going to be a move away, Real Madrid need to do more to accommodate him. He'll always have that price tag hanging over him otherwise.
Villareal defender Mateo Musacchio is currently recovering from surgery after snapping his leg in a botched tackle during