Real Madrid open up their LaLiga campaign against Almería at Power Horse Stadium on Sunday, and are expected to make changes to the team that began the Super Cup.
Alfredo Relaño looks back at the action in Almeria as two second half goals helped Carlo Ancelotti start the new campaign in a winning way.
Zero points, zero goals scored, six conceded. That's how Barça sit in their Champions League group, one which feels like it was created to torture them.
"Don't call me Guti, call me José María Gutiérrez," the former Real Madrid star demanded at his unveiling as Almería coach. I can see where he was coming from...