I am tired of this "catch me if you can" game. :boxing: Barcelona will slip up sooner or later, but we just have to make sure we keep rolling. 5 wins on the spin now, and we can make it six in a row with a home win against Espanyol, who are having a great season for their standards.
Ronaldo is the only worry for this match, as he is still in Brazil for family reasons.
This is Real Madrid's first match on their newly constructed turf, after several players complained about the state of the old pitch.
Real Madrid Home Record:
P11 W9 D0 L2
% of points accumulated at Home: 81%
Espanyol Away Record:
P11 W4 D2 L5
% of points accumulated on Road: 42%
Current Form (last 5 games):
Real Madrid: WWWWW :star:
Time and Venue:
Saturday, 21:00 GMT, Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid, Spain.
Al Jezeera Sport.
Kanal 5 (DK).
Sky Sports Extra.
*More channels added later during the week when certain broadcasting companies confirm their live feed.
The most important thing, as always, is the three points but I want to see a convincing performance full of purpose and drive. We should close the gap to 4 points, even if it's just for 24 hours.