Spanish Papers: Sergio Ramos believes in ‘eight point gap’ turnaround

Spanish Papers: Sergio Ramos believes in ‘eight point gap’ turnaround

October 31, 2017 Off By Sports Writer

Good Morning and welcome to our daily round up of the morning Spanish Papers with Marca showcasing an interview with Sergio Ramos, who believes Madrid can catch Barcelona.

After losing 2-1 to Girona on Sunday, Madrid now find themselves a massive eight points behind Barcelona; a gap which could stretch to 11 when the two sides meet in December.

Ramos, who has been off-form so far this season – has spoken about the gap between them and their bitter rivals, remaining positive about their chances of reclaiming the La Liga title.

The Madrid based paper also discuss Atletico Madrid’s chances of reaching the last-32, relying on results to go in their favour from Chelsea and Roma.

Over in Catalonia, Mundo Deportivo have asked the question of who will feature alongside Samuel Umtiti, given Gerard Pique’s suspension.

Lucas Digne, Nelson Semedo and Thomas Vermaelen have all been mentioned, however, it is likely to be Javier Mascherano who features.

The regions other sport dedicated paper sees them look at Barca’s chance to qualify for the next round in the Champions League, before picking out Real Madrid’s defeat to Girona – highlighting Zinedine Zidane’s worst moment as coach of the club.

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