Messi, Neymar and Suarez trident finally set to be unleashed…
All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Spain as the build-up continues ahead of El Clasico which is labelled a ‘world football exhibition’.
– The ground shakes.
– The two giants of world football head-to-head in the greatest game on the planet. Real Madrid and Barcelona set to do battle in El Clasico in a game between the leading talents in world football. Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will look to take on Lionel Messi and Neymar, with Luis Suarez now thrown into the mix too.
– World football exhibition.
– Madrid and Barca today assemble the best footballers on the planet.
– Carlo Ancelotti: “I’m thinking of causing a surprise in the line-up”. It remains to be seen what the Italian tactician has in mind with Isco and James Rodriguez playing key roles along with Luka Modric and Toni Kroos in midfield. Ronaldo and Benzema to lead the offensive threat in the absence of Gareth Bale. Perhaps a change between the posts?
– Luis Enrique: “The Clasicos should be heated and enjoyable”.
– Lim is now the Valencia owner: after 10 months of negotiations he finally acquires 70 per cent of the shares.
– Come on Barca!
– At last Messi, Neymar and Suarez: the trident points towards the Bernabeu.
– It is calculated that 400 million will follow the game live.
– Ancelotti: “I could spring a surprise”.
– Luis Enrique: “We won’t be going there to take risks”.