Barcelona have confirmed that they will not play Neymar in the Clasico against Real Madrid after they lodged an appeal against his three-game ban.
Max Bretos and Jonathan Coachman provide one Spanish word to sum up their feelings on Sunday's El Clasico.
Diego Simeone is happy with how Atletico Madrid responded against Espanyol after winning in the Champions League.
Atletico Madrid were lethargic, but clinged to a clean sheet to top Espanyol as Jan Oblak made an excellent late save and the back line shone.
Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid have rediscovered their old strengths and are on course to finish third in La Liga after a 1-0 win at Espanyol.
The win keeps Atleti in third place ahead of Sevilla in the race for the last guaranteed Champions League place in Spain's top flight.