Many will lament the interruption of Real Madrid and Barcelona's pursuit of Atlético, but seeing Pedri in action for Spain is an exciting alternative.
First Barça, Madrid and Atlético, now Chelsea.
While LaLiga is on hold over the Christmas break, we have the International Under-12 tournament in Arona and action from England and Italy to keep us supplied with football.
Alfredo Relaño looks ahead to the friendly game for Spain but acknowledges that there is more importance lying in the England vs Croatia match.
The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) finally has a new president: Luis Rubiales. A Canary Islander by birth but raised in Andalusia...
Una de las más viejas y manidas frases del fútbol es que quien perdona lo paga. Tuvimos una gran muestra de ello en el Sevilla-Barça, en el que el líder estuvo a punto de perder el invicto.
Barcelona's Luis Suárez did everything he possible could to try and get yellow card against Girona in order to miss the Las Palmas game and be clear for the Atleti game on Sunday...
As is the tradition, on December 28 every year we become kids again. The photographs that accompany each journalist in the paper version of AS are from our respective childhoods...
Mientras firma o no firma (me aseguran que no firma porque está presionando para que se resuelva lo de Iniesta) Messi juega