Wednesday’s front page headlines from Marca, Diario AS & Diario Sport, in English!
“We have a team to compete with Madrid and Barcelona” - Saul Niguez interview on how these are great years for Atleti and why not being in the Spain squad is his own fault 96m Euros in sales - Madrid generate money, primarily through James, Achraf exits Koeman now has his scheme with Messi freed - game-plan can start The Spanish FA paralyses the start of La Liga - remember you cannot play on Fridays - Granada v Athletic Club in danger
He does not expire - Modric, turning 35 today, is the key in Madrid’s strategy to win titles, Zidane will not overuse him this season as they now have his replacement in Odegaard Carrasco renews for four seasons - The Belgian trained with the squad yesterday Cristiano Ronaldo reaches 101 goals for Portugal
The '10 commandments of Koeman': Meritocracy, physical preparation, strategy, high pressure, the youth team, united dressing room, professionalism, game system, personality and Messi. Pjanic, ready to join Barça - tested negative for coronavirus Koeman called Coutinho after the Champions League final - the Barça coach is counting on him