A NOT SO SHORT HISTORY OF FASCISM & REVOLUTION IN WORLD FOOTBALL Real Madrid’s Captain, Sergio Ramos will not go down well in history as his image follows in league with his football master Franco's. History of football is political and revolution and resistance are at the core of it. At a time when migration issues confound Europe and Spain has Catalan waiting to secede from it, it is no surprise that the history of Spain and history of Franco's club Real Madrid are intertwined.