20-Dec-15

Today’s front-page headlines from Marca, AS and Mundo Deportivo…

 

Unshielded

Benitez returns to the Bernabeu with his chest out and no margin for error

Kroos regains his starting place

Paco Jemez, unapologetic, calls up Joni, a forward of only 17 years

Francisco Gento succeeds Di Stefano as honorary President

Everyone for the Club World Cup

Messi and Neymar recover to restore the trident with Suarez against River Plate

Fire in Premier League dugouts

Chelsea win on grass, with Mou in the stands

United collapse endangers Van Gaal’s head

Fascinating: Mou sounded out as a possible replacement

Francisco Gento, honorary president

Florentino puts up a barricade against the anger of the Bernabeu

“Those in charge are the members and if they wanted me to be honorary President then that makes me happy”

Real Madrid-Rayo Vallecano (15:00 GMT)

Benitez, with a full team: “Zidane is a good Coach who is still developing”

Valencia 2-2 Getafe

Espanyol 1-0 Las Palmas

Betis 0-0 Sevilla

Deportivo 2-0 Eibar

Real Sociedad-Villarreal (17:15)

Athletic-Levante (17:15)

Granada-Celta (17:15)

River Plate-Barcelona (10:30)

Luis Enrique is committed to the trident

“The players have so much quality that they do not need to be 100%, it is 99%."

Atletico can become sole leaders

Simeone: “Malaga will be very dangerous opponents”

Banzai Barca

Barca seek their third Club World Cup to complete ‘five Copas’ in a memorable 2015

The trident could return against a River side, who have turned this final into a matter of honour

The Villamarin derby ends with no goals and 12 cards

Another referendum at the Bernabeu for Benitez, who remains under pressure

Hiddink sees Chelsea win without Mou as today is ‘Pep day’