Spanish Paper Talk: ‘Iron Leaders’ As Atletico Madrid Stay On Course

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Costa suffers cut but Atleti immediately dismiss fears of serious injury.

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Spain as Atletico Madrid leave everything on the line to edge closer to winning the league title.

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– ‘Iron Leaders’. Unstoppable and impregnable: El Cholo’s Atletico and Diego Costa cannot be thrown off course.

– The indomitable Costa risked his leg for the second goal and left the field after a violent crashing into the post.

– Diego Godin put Los Rojiblancos ahead.

– Simeone changes discourse: “Now it is not game by game, but final by final”.

– “We have it in our hands” Florentino Perez.

– Florentino rallies his players: He went to Valdebebas to salute and congratulate the players.

– Copa final two days away.

– Barcelona do not believe in Tata Martino. Respected as a person, but incapable of transmitting his message.

– Sami Khedira returns in record time. Already he is training with the team.

– Barca are favourites.

– Pepe: “It will be a great year for Madrid”.


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– Atletico leave their skin.

– After beating Getafe, only if they fail twice to win in five games do they risk losing the title race.

– Simeone: “Now we change from game by game to final by final”.

– Insults and abuse at the Barca team bus. AStv captured incidents of the team’s return from Granada.

– Pepe to the supporters club: “We are going for everything”.

– Euphoric state in Madrid ahead of the Wednesday final.

– Gerard Pique solo will play if there is a miracle. Marc Bartra is a doubt.

– Sergio Ramos is ready for Valencia. Ancelotti will take the whole team.


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– Waiting on Pique.

– Gerard will do a test today to determine if he can play in Valencia.

– Alexis Sanchez will start, Sergio Ramos is ok and CR7 is out.

– The six keys to beating Madrid.

– Key victory but fear about Diego Costa.

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