27-Dec-15

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

The Chosen One

Zidane

Benitez’s future depends on both football and results: if he fails, Zizou will be the Coach to replace him

Florentino is not considering anyone else

He believes the Frenchman would be the ideal wake-up call for the team and for the fans

Madrid return to training

Benitez welcomes them back with a double session

Maximum tension before the match against Real Sociedad

Denis, a steal for Luis Enrique

Barca accelerate the midfielder’s return

Van Gaal bordering on the sack

Fourth consecutive defeat for Manchester United

Benitez cracks his whip

The Coach is already in Madrid and announces a double workout and weight control for the entire squad

Madrid make contact with playmaker Ante Coric, the new pearl of Croatian football

“Jackson wants to succeed with Atletico, but the club will decide”

Pompeo, representing the player, does not deny interest from Chelsea

City complicate Neymar’s renewal

They will use the €376m cash injection from Chinese consortium CMC to sign one of La Liga’s stars

Sampaoli: “The best team in the world are Bayern”

"Madrid and Barcelona both have players who can decide games by themselves”

Arsenal want Krychowiak

They will pay his €40m release clause

Mission 179 goals

The final match of 2015 against Betis has an extra incentive: beating Madrid’s record in a calendar year

Barca restart training today

No happy ending at Camp Nou

51,244 fans attended Catalonia-Basque Country, which was decided by Aduriz

Aleix Vidal debuted at Barca’s stadium and showcased his attacking edge

Real Madrid

A-Z review of a blank year for Los Merengues

Premier League

Bojan sinks Van Gaal further after a fourth consecutive defeat