Spanish football evening headlines for 9 April.
El Clasico team news
The major team news sees Eden Hazard fail to recover from injury in time to make the squad as he once again must watch on from the sidelines.
Perez confirms election bid
The club confirmed the news on Friday after releasing the minutes of a club meeting where it was confirmed that Perez was seeking re-election.
Perez has won the last three presidential elections at the club – in 2009, 2013 and 2017 – the last two of which were without a rival candidate following a change due to the club constitution in 2012.
Jovic commits to Madrid
Jovic told reporters, in quotes carried by Cadena Cope: “Eintracht is a special club for me in every aspect, but everyone knows that officially I am a Real Madrid player, and that is where I will return at the end of the season.
“It is logical that I can only talk about the next steps in my career.”
Jovic has started just four times for the German outfit since his January loan switch, scoring four goals.