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La Liga News: 20 October 2016; Atletico Madrid Edge Rostov, Luka Modric Extends Conctract

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Atletico Madrid edge Rostov to maintain perfect record in UCL - ESPN
Yannick Carrasco scored the only goal of the game as Atletico Madrid maintained their 100 percent record in Champions League Group D with a 1-0 win at Rostov. The visitors went into the game on the back of a four-game winning streak culminating in a 7-1 thrashing of Primera Division rivals Granada on Saturday.

Luka Modric signs new Real Madrid contract | Sky Sports
The Croatian midfielder, who arrived at the Bernabeu from Tottenham four years ago, has been an influential figure in Real's two recent Champions League-winning campaigns. A statement published on the club's official website revealed Modric had agreed a new four-year deal, tying him to the 32-time Spanish champions well beyond his 34th birthday.

Zinedine Zidane cannot ignore Real Madrid lack of balance with tougher times ahead - ESPN FC
Not that any Real Madrid fan wants to go back to the Rafa Benitez regime by any stretch of the imagination, but those numbers indeed show that there is something off in the way Zinedine Zidane's team have defended since the season started.

Celta Vigo president rejects talk of selling club to Chinese conglomerate - ESPN FC
Celta Vigo president Carlos Mourino has denied reports that he has sold his shares in the club to a Chinese group but says he has received several offers. Reports in Spain claim Celta, founded in 1923, are on the verge of falling under foreign ownership with Citic Group, a conglomerate in China, finalising talks to purchase the Galician club for a reported €150 million.

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