Real Madrid couldn't break "the curse of Mestalla" as a poor, slow start doomed them to a 2-1 defeat at Valencia.
Zinedine Zidane admits the game was lost within the first ten minutes, and that Madrid needed to secure these points.
ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno and Shaka Hislop blame poor preparation and lack of creativity for Real's loss against Valencia.
After Madrid's loss to Valencia, the FC crew debate if they're still favourites to win La Liga, or if Barca can make a run.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane admitted his team had "lacked many things today" and "lost the game in the first 10 minutes."
Real Madrid vice-captain Marcelo said his team needed to learn from Wednesday's 2-1 La Liga defeat at Valencia.