With Dani Carvajal injured, it was the moment for Alvaro Odriozola to make his LaLiga debut, after he himself had been side-lined for several weeks due to an injury sustained in the U.S. in preseason.
Villarreal earned a 3-3 draw at Real Sociedad thanks to Leo Suarez's equaliser in the final minute of stoppage time while Eibar edged Leganes 1-0. "We knew it would be hard", said Lopetegui in the Spanish press on Sunday morning. Let us know in the comments section below.
"We are very happy, it is a strong result with a very good game, we could have scored more", Isco added.
"They are a team that has many weapons and that presses well". "We had the chances to be unsafe on the counter, but they have very good defenders as well as forwards, so it wasn't easy to score".
After enjoying a fantastic last season, Marcelino's side have made a woeful start to this campaign, winless after five games and struggling to cope with the rigors of Champions League football.
"I'm glad the VAR worked", Asensio said.
Julen Lopetegui's side dismantled Champions League rivals Roma at the Bernabeu in midweek, but lacked the same fluency against Espanyol, for whom Borja Iglesias struck the crossbar in the second half. "I felt the support and warmth from the crowd at the Bernabeu, both in the warm-up and when coming on, and I'm very grateful for how they've welcomed me", Mariano told reporters.
"A lot has been said about Cristiano Ronaldo's departure, but if I supported Real, I would not be at all concerned by his exit because they have many more star players".
"I do not know to what interests it relates, but they are not to those of clubs nor of the fans".
"I have asked them to include us in the Eastern Conference, but at the moment it is not possible, imagine that all the Spaniards who play in the National Basketball Association are on our team, we would go and play several games in a row, it would not be complicated". Trends on Google After Spain Sacks Coach for Accepting Real Madrid Manager Job Ahead of 2018 FIFA World Cup.