Spanish Papers: Ronaldo praised; Coutinho admired

Spanish Papers: Ronaldo praised; Coutinho admired

December 7, 2017 Off By Sports Writer

Good Morning and welcome to our brief round up of the Spanish Papers, which heavily praise Cristiano Ronaldo for his goal against Dortmund on Wednesday evening.

After a relatively poor run of form in the league, Ronaldo has been setting his usual high heights in the Champions League and his strike against the German side has once again given Marca and AS the right to heap heavy praise on the Portuguese international.

The former Spanish paper highlight the upcoming Ballon d’Or with Ronaldo said to be favourite.

AS also focus on Ronaldo, before saying Atletico Madrid are now going to have one final assault to sign Lautaro Martinez.

They also speak about Madrid’s fringe players, who performed well against Dortmund.

Mundo Deportivo without surprise focus on Philippe Coutinho, who scored a Champions League hat-trick on Wednesday night for Liverpool against Spartak Moscow.

The Catalan daily claim that a deal is in place for him to move to the Camp Nou next summer and that a price has been set at £145m.

Finally, they look at Javier Mascherano’s future with comments from Lionel Messi, before looking at the possible Champions League opponents for Barca.

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