Sackings, sea food and a new deal for Simeone in La Liga

La Liga Loca tends to prefer a nice, sedate midweek before it winds down at the weekend. And for once that’s what the blog got, rather than stories of irate presidents grumpily ranting to the media that they should be a little bit more North Korean in their coverage of a particular club.

Everyone in La Liga behaved themselves this week, much to the delight of the blog. Atlético Madrid played the most dogged, most digging-in, most Atlético Madrid game they have managed for some time in taking Bayer Leverkusen to penalties in the Champions League.

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