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Real Madrid 1-2 Atletico Madrid: Turan strikes early title blow

The winger struck late on to give Diego Simeone's men a big early win in their bid to defend La Liga and again upset their city rivals

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KingPin2358d ago (Edited 2358d ago )

atletico madrid is to real madrid what kryptonite is to superman.

ProjectVulcan2357d ago

Msdrid already struggling without Alonso and Di Maria.

Stringerbell2357d ago

Currently the worst defense in La Liga, how often does one hear that?

ProjectVulcan2356d ago

Fact is Alonso and Di Maria were extremely critical to Madrid's success last season.

But no, the board ripped out the heart of the midfield, and dropped in Rodriguez and Kroos as if they will instantly click and replace them.

While both quality replacements, it's just not always that easy to get the same chemistry quickly. Eventually maybe, but by then, it could be too late for this season.