Spanish Paper Talk: Countdown Starts To El Clasico With La Liga Set To Erupt

Ancelotti and Enrique have decisions to make after Isco and Xavi impress…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Spain as Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers features on the front-page of AS with his views on Real Madrid.


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– On Saturday I’m not available.

– La Liga set to erupt at 6pm on October 25.

– Pressure on Ancelotti; Isco offers talent and work to convince the boss.

– The silent goalscorer; Neymar has eight goals as Messi’s partner. Worth double; CR7 has as many goals as Leo and Neymar put together.

– The problem is the solution; Xavi has earned a place in the ‘quiniela’ for the starting line-up in Madrid with his football.

– Spanish Liverpool; Manquillo and Moreno: “A draw would be good”.

– High-flying Atletico; a great header from Tiago sets Los Rojiblancos on the road to victory: Mario seals things after another great header from Gimenez.

– Do you remember the miss by…? Capa’s error is not an exception: the stars also make mistakes.


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– Brendan Rodgers: “I’ve not seen a team like Madrid for a long time”.

– “They have everything: talent, experience, speed, technique, long passes, short passes…”.

– The Liverpool Coach is impressed.

– Atleti draw on strategy. Tiago, who came off injured, scored a goal, as did Mario, from two separate corners.

– Valencia slowed at Riazor: Victor Fernandez can breathe after the goalscoring show against Nuno’s team.


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– Insatiable Messi.

– Leo scored his last ‘hat-tricks’ in the Champions League and La Liga against Ajax and Madrid.

– The No 10 did not want to come off the pitch against Eibar because he was enjoying it.

– Three against Madrid: Three against Ajax.

– Atleti put the brake on an Espanyol team that is weak at set-pieces.

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