Spanish football morning headlines for 17 February.
Zidane promotes son to squad
Luca and Enzo – who have both subsequently left Los Blancos – have featured in Madrid’s squad under Zidane and an injury crisis has prompted the club to promote 18-year-old Theo.
Theo has been at Madrid for 11 seasons and is tipped to have the highest potential of the coach’s three sons.
Barca post mortem
Marca call the result ‘another embarrassment’ for the Catalan giants while El Mundo Deportivo say the home side were fragile, imprecise and characterless.
Pique fury at teammates
😡 El caliente dialogo en Barcelona 🇪🇸
🗣️ Piqué “Una puta posesión larga, joder”
🗣️ Griezmann “No me grites la c….. de tu madre”
🗣️ Pique “La c…. de tu madre tú, estamos sufriendo”pic.twitter.com/1oxgvEB6Dh
— El Gráfico (@elgraficoweb) February 16, 2021
Pique was furious that the defenders were being left so exposed and had to do “a lot of running” to keep the visitors out.