Plight of Pedro Leon highlights how La Liga’s finest could face economic exile

One of La Liga's longest-running and most savoured gag reels are the curious accounting practices of the clubs in Spanish football's top flight - namely their longstanding love of spending considerably more money than they actually have in their Primera pockets. 

La Liga Loca is potentially going to have to go in Heart of Darkness-style search of new material, as there is increasing evidence that the game in Spain is pulling back from the brink of a financial black hole with reverse thrusters at 1000%.

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