It was a truly dominant showing from the hosts who hit the Yellow Submarine twice through Henderson and Mané, but need to finish the job in Spain.
A decent performance from visiting Villarreal earned a draw against a Madrid side that lacked spark. Ancelotti's Valverde experiment failed to produce results.
"Lacking sharpness in one area and solidity in the other, that has been Spain’s problem so far," writes Alfredo Relaño.
The earth-shattering news of Sergio Busquets' positive covid-19 test caused a number of aftershocks on Monday...
Alfredo Relaño says ‘Bravo Villarreal!’ for making it to the final of the Europa League and saving Spanish football’s pride. They play Manchester United.
The fixture to mark Sergio Ramos’ national record of 168 caps for Spain against Norway was little more than that in the end
Después del chasco de la Liga de Naciones, toca mirar hacia delante
Alfredo Relaño praises the early goal glut brought to the Spanish national team by new manager Luis Enrique after the friendly win over Wales.
La primera lista de Luis Enrique se esperaba con la natural curiosidad