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Real Madrid as protagonist, Barcelona as foil

In literature the foil is a device used to highlight or illustrate particular characteristics in the main character. They are sometimes similar in certain ways in order to increase the contrast they present with the protagonist. 338 kata lagi

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Asensio, Benzema stars at the half

Poor Barcelona. They’re having some problems. They still haven’t figured out how their system works without Neymar. Real Madrid, however, have it all figured out…even without Ronaldo. 123 kata lagi

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Spanish Super Cup leg 2: Match Preview

The starting XI for today’s second leg of the Spanish Super Cup looks solid. Not what I expected, though. Surprisingly, Kovačić is starting instead of Casemiro. 131 kata lagi

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Real is not fu**ed without Ronaldo, Dani

Oh, ye of little faith, Dani Carvajal. The right-back veteran of Real Madrid surprised me and some media today with the statement that, “We are fu**ed now because of that penalty, but hopefully they will reduce the amount of games he misses.” 164 kata lagi

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Why Cristiano Ronaldo did everything right yesterday

Love him or hate him, but Cristiano can put on a show. He came on in the 58th minute of the latest edition of El Clásico with a smile on his face. 223 kata lagi

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CONFIRMED: Ronaldo has been given a 5-match ban

Following Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal in the 80th minute in the latest El Clasico fixture, he removed his shirt in celebration. He was given a yellow card for this. 122 kata lagi

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Full Speed Ahead at the Training Ground

It was 29° C (84° F) this morning in Madrid during the squad’s first training session following the 3-1 victory of Spanish rivals Barcelona yesterday. Under Zidane’s watchful eyes, the players trained at various intensity, depending on the number of minutes played yesterday. 213 kata lagi

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