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Zidane’s first clasico

In Zinedine Zidane’s first Clasico as manager, after Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo who upset a first half deficit to win against Barcelona.

cristiano and benzema getting ready for el clasico

With a half volley, the French striker put the ball past Claudio Bravo to level the score. After that it was the Portuguese striker’s opportunity to sparkle. Then in the first half he hit the crossbar. Ronaldo found a precise cross from Bale to allow Real the triumph. The portuguese star who is the current La-Liga Pichichi with 10 goals. Ronaldo has scored eight in his last eight matches, which means he’s in fine goalscoring form going Saturday’s critical tie.

Real Madrid-Barcelona: ‘Clásico’ decisions…

Rafa Benítez will presently be caught up with thinking about all his accessible choices to settle on Real Madrid’s line-up for their up and coming Barcelona standoff.

This imprints Benítez’s first crunch match in his time at the ‘Los Blancos’ rudder. He has invited back some key players and now comes the precarious part – how best to fit every one of the pieces together.

The Spanish mentor will be thinking about various potential procedures to topple Barcelona, depending on his pick of assaulting stars.

Benítez should first choose whether to settle on the BBC trident. Provided that this is true, he will then need to look over amongst the full munititions stockpile he has accessible to him in midfield.

Choice An eventual a rehash of the arrangement found in late amusements, that is, Casemiro as a cautious midfielder, flanked by Toni Kroos and Luka Modric.

Another potential decision, likewise headed up by BBC, could be to acquire James, bringing about a domino impact in which Kroos would assume control from Casemiro and move into the holding midfielder position.

In choice C, again highlighting the Colombian, it would be Kroos who, having neglected to persuade so far this season, would be dropped from the beginning line-up. Without his type of last term, the German was subbed off at the Pizjuán when Real expected to turn things around. In this situation, Casemiro would pile on his ninth straight start

Bartomeu: “Messi is nontransferable”

Josep Maria Bartomeu, Barcelona president made ​​clear that “Messi is not transferable because it is the one who will lead the profound renewal. Messi I know that will not go away, a few days ago we adapt his contract and is thrilled. Wish you luck in the World’s see if he does well to Argentina. ”

Xavi: “.. Has earned the right to decide what he likes and we will respect that we will return to the club in him a great coach.”

Reinforcements: “.. Ficharemos players that fit our philosophy and we already have Messi, Neymar, Iniesta, the best in the world There are many agreements made but dates are still World”.

The market “… Market-related news I ask discretion require patience We will bring players that fit our philosophy can not say who will come, we are in negotiations.”

Central: “Zubizarreta told me that the central theme is already centered, that is, we’re not dervelar names.”

His idea: “I want to transform the club and make it more effective in all areas, executive, financial, sports.”

Balance of the year: “It has been a year full of contrasts, there have been many unexpected and tragic news and unjust, sports disappointments … In this extraordinary year, the club has been able to overcome a year like this, it is a test maturity. reinforced we leave. ”

Sports Balance: “For our club is not enough to compete for major titles and have won the Super Cup and one Copa Catalunya”.

Economy: “It will be another year of economic benefits, reduce debt and record revenues A June 30 we are 153,458 members and 1,267 clubs.”.