Spanish sports newspaper As publish today an exclusive interview with Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo, who claims “Spain wants the Colchoneros to win” the Champions League final.
“Most of the country is eager to see us win,” he stated. “This is an incredible team. A team for eternity,” he added.
The Madrid daily also reports that Diego Costa has returned from Belgrade, where he has undergone a horse placenta treatment to recover from his muscle problems. “He believes he will play in Lisbon,” As points out.
The most sold Spanish newspaper, Marca, also emphasizes the fact that Costa will get back to training with his team-mates. “After having travelled 4,000 kilometres in 24 hours, Costa will join the group today,” they explain.
Marca publish a special report on Atletico’s centre-backs Diego Godin and Joao Miranda. “Their goals sealed the last two titles for Atletico,” they highlight.
“We’re ready to win. We want to keep on making history,” they told Marca.
The Madrid-based newspaper also claims that the BBC will return in Lisbon, as Karim Benzema seems fit to join Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale. “Benzema feels ready to play,” they title.
Real Madrid will also have the support of Los Blancos legend Raul Gonzalez, according to Marca. “Madridistas’ icon will travel with the squad to support his team,” they state.
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