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17hDermot Corrigan

Morata: Not even Jesus Christ liked by everyone

Alvaro Morata says that he accepts his Real Madrid past is a problem for some Rojiblanco fans, but "not even Jesus Christ was liked by everyone."

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2dGraham Hunter

Why Marcelo's Madrid career has to be over

It was a big week for second chances in Spain but Marcelo failed to take his, and now he seems destined for the exit door, writes Graham Hunter.

4dDermot Corrigan

Ramos 4/10 as red card caps off Madrid misery

Real Madrid appeared to be easing to victory vs. Girona in before game turned around as Sergio Ramos saw red in his 601st appearance for the club.

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4dSamuel Marsden

Pique 8/10, Alena 7/10 as Barca edge Valladolid

Barcelona were a tad off in their final tune-up before their UCL tie in midweek but not Gerard Pique, who continues to shine in 2018-2019.

Moreno: A more capable team could have exposed Barcelona (1:29)
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Ramos tricked over Ajax booking - Solari

Real Madrid head coach Santi Solari believes Sergio Ramos answered "trick question" over his late yellow card vs. Ajax.

5dSid Lowe

Why Betis and Quique Setien will never change

Real Betis are a controversial club in Spain thanks to a manager, Quique Setien, who won't change his style of play. Then again, why should he?

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7dAdriana Garcia

Atletico cut ties with youth academy founder

In an interview with El Pais, Manuel Brinas said earlier this week that he had sexually abused a minor when he was a friar between 1973 and 1975.

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7dDermot Corrigan

Bale faces 12-game ban for Atletico celebration

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale could receive a La Liga ban after being reported for 'a gesture of possible obscene and derogatory meaning.'

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Barca boss: La Liga should play 3 games abroad

The Catalan giants were to play Girona in Miami last month but those plans were scrapped in December due to opposition from various football bodies.

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9dDermot Corrigan

Real resurgence owes a lot to "new" Benzema

Karim Benzema was used to being part of the supporting cast at Real, but since Cristiano Ronaldo's departure, he's taken an active leadership role.

Kluivert: De Jong is the perfect midfielder for Barcelona (1:02)