Spanish Paper Talk: ‘Title To Title’ Ahead Of Real Madrid And Atletico Clash

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Madrid looking to overtake Barcelona with number of official titles…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Spain as Carlo Ancelotti and Diego Simeone go head-to-head for the Supercopa de Espana on Friday night.


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– ‘Title to title’.

– Two champions battle it out for national supremacy. Diego Simeone’s Atletico fight for their fifth cup since 2012.

– Carlo Ancelotti’s Madrid battle for their fourth trophy.

0 Real Madrid 78-78 Barcelona. A tiebreaker in official titles.

– The League moves forward…without Murcia.

– The judge allows their relegation punishment to be effective for missed payments to the Tax Office. Only 22 teams will play in Segunda, amongst them Mirandes.

– Fazio opens the door. Tottenham will pay the €10m clause. He could travel to London today.

– The Submarino conquest Kazakhstan. Xabi Prieto gives them a narrow lead.


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– ‘Super Pulse’.

– Ancelotti will submit Cristiano Ronaldo to a fitness test before the game to decide if he plays.

– Simeone ponders whether to stay with the same team or play Antoine Griezmann from the start.

– Murcia will play in Segunda B. The commercial judge recoils and Segunda will start on Saturday with Mirandes.

– Atletico welcome their executioners of the Champions League final with the Super Cup to play for.

– Villarreal put the tie to bed. Absolute superiority against Astana.

– Real’s lead remains narrow. Xabi Prieto’s goal seems a narrow advantage.

– Alves: ‘Barca are looking for my substitute, don’t tell me stories’.


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– ‘Alves hits back’.

– The full-back criticises himself and fires a shot against the directors, fans and Press.

– ‘I’m staying for Luis Enrique and I have a contract until 2016. Criticise me for what I do on the pitch. The club have doubts over me and they should have told me’.

– Masia case. ‘It’s unfair on the kids and for the families’. We speak to a mother of one of the affected.

– Segunda A. The League will start tomorrow with 22 teams and without Murcia.

– Super night of football. Atleti have the slight advantage and Ancelotti confirms that Angel Di Maria has asked to leave.

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