WHAT THE PAPERS SAY...
Friday 9 November 2012

Higuain KO, Khedira OK

‘El Pipita’ suffers a hamstring injury that is more serious than at first thought

The Argentine will be out a month – he will miss at least five La Liga games, two Champions League matches and one Copa del Rey

The German trained at full pelt yesterday

He responded well but will not be ready to play against Levante

Atletico’s worst face – the Europa record remains at 16 consecutive matches

Messi-Villa at war: the pair have words for a third time during a match

Coaches without frontiers – 119 Spanish Coaches teach football in all corners of the world

“Perhaps I’m behind Messi because of my image”

Cristiano: “They see me as arrogant because I’m too serious on the pitch”

Pavon: “Del Bosque understood the youth academy. He knew us”

The run stays at 16 – a first European defeat after 385 days, qualification must wait

Celtic’s possession in the second half was 47 seconds: Forster selected for England

Athletic lose and need a miracle: they must win both games and Sparta must not get a point

Levante near qualification – they hold out in Holland and now need two points

Stronger – Tito’s hymn

Vilanova asks for the hymn to sound when the Barca coach nears the stadium

Estribillo: “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, a little braver”

Cesc joins the Barca ‘baby boom’

Interview with H.H’s widow: “Everybody liked Helenio”

Nacho, a gem from the youth team, almost free

He is the only Under-21 international at Real and his renewal is in the air

Florentino sick of the Mou-Toril politics

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