Category: Football

Milan Derby: Rivals experience contrasting fortunes

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Syria came this close to continuing World Cup dream

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Barca and Real rivalry satirized amid Catalonia crisis

(CNN)With tensions running high in Spain, the crisis in Catalonia has been given animated filmed satirical treatment with Spanish riot police violently attacking Barcelona soccer players in a spoof El Clasico game as the Catalan club plays its fierce rival Real Madrid. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: