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1dAlex Kirkland and Rodrigo Faez

Carvajal: Pros would cut pay to reduce schedule

Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal has said players would be open to taking a pay cut if it meant playing fewer games, reducing their workload and avoiding injuries.

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2dBen McAleer, WhoScored.com

European Team of the Week: Torres, Onana, Rodrygo star

ESPN and WhoScored brings you the best players from around Europe's top five leagues from the last round of action. And Real Madrid's Rodrygo shone.

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2dGraham Hunter

How Venables' impact on football extended to Barcelona, Guardiola

There's an iconic photo of Terry Venables as Barcelona manager, with a young Pep Guardiola in awe at being on the pitch after a famous win. Looking at Barca and Guardiola now, it's easy to see how the beloved coach's presence helped both.

Girona vs. Athletic Bilbao - Game Highlights (2:13)
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2dSam Marsden and Moises Llorens

Xavi backed by Barça ahead of crucial week

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez said he feels supported by the club after receiving the backing of president Joan Laporta on Monday ahead of a huge week for the Spanish champions on the pitch.

Real Betis vs. Las Palmas - Game Highlights (2:14)

Madrid go top after comfortable 3-0 win at Cadiz

Real Madrid's Rodrygo struck twice and Jude Bellingham was also on target as the visitors enjoyed a 3-0 win at lowly Cadiz in LaLiga on Sunday to move provisionally top of the standings.

Rodrygo dribbles through the Cadiz defense to grab his brace (1:10)
Two thunderbolt strikes give Real Sociedad the win vs. Sevilla (2:14)
Morales' hat trick gets Villarreal three points vs. Osasuna (2:13)

Griezmann gives Atletico win over Mallorca

Antoine Griezmann scored a header as Atletico Madrid snatched a 1-0 win despite an uninspiring performance against Mallorca on Sunday, moving them to third place in the LaLiga standings.

Antoine Griezmann with a goal (0:54)
Mason Greenwood with a Spectacular Goal (1:06)
Valencia vs. Celta Vigo - Game Highlights (2:12)
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4dSam Marsden and Moises Llorens

Barca must fix 'mentality' to win trophies - Xavi

Xavi Hernández says Barcelona must change their mentality if they are to have success this season after coming from behind to draw 1-1 at Rayo Vallecano in LaLiga on Saturday.

Florian Lejeune with an Own Goal (1:13)
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4dAlex Kirkland and Rodrigo Faez

Real Madrid can cope with injury crisis - Ancelotti

Carlo Ancelotti said Real Madrid's squad is strong enough to cope with an injury crisis that has left them without a string of key players, with Vinícius Júnior and Eduardo Camavinga the latest to be ruled out over the international break.

Myrto Uzuni with a Penalty Goal (0:40)
5dSam Marsden and Moises Llorens

Xavi: Gavi injury 'huge loss' for Barcelona

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernández said Gavi is irreplaceable after the midfielder tore his anterior cruciate ligament while playing for Spain last weekend.

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Will Carlo Ancelotti change his mind about coaching Brazil? (0:58)