Spanish La Liga is included among the most competitive football leagues in the world. It is a championship full of top class players and clubs with rich European history. Having left a tremendous season behind, Valencia is prepared for a hard and demanding new season, as it returns to UEFA Champions League group stage after a two-year absence. The FX-Ray Project will try to deconstruct the performance of the “Bats”, over the past five years. By achieving that, it can be displayed explicitly what should the football fans expect from Marcelino’s squad and what are the obstacles it needs to surpass in the upcoming season.

Paul Pogba is considered as one of the hottest names in the position of the midfielder in the contemporary global football market. His transfer from Juventus to Manchester United during the summer transfer period of 2016-17 season comprised the most expensive transfer in football’s history (currently it is the fourth most expensive transfer, only behind Neymar Jr., Philippe Coutinho and Osman Dembélé).