Madrid derby VII stuck in no-man’s land to leave Spain's papers puzzled

If fans of either Atlético Madrid or Real Madrid were looking for some guidance from the local papers about how to process Tuesday night’s goalless draw in the Champions League, they'd have been left none the wiser.

Like everyone else watching, the giant realm of Pundit Land was also in a quandary over how to read the final outcome. “The result was good under normal conditions, but less so when your opponent is Atlético, a big specialist away from home,” saged former Madrid player Manolo Sánchis in Marca.

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