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La Liga News: 4 December 2016; Atletico Madrid Held to Draw, Granada Stun Sevilla

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Spanish treasury to probe Ronaldo | Football Espana
Spanish treasury Hacienda has confirmed that it will investigate Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo, amidst allegations of tax evasion. Speaking to Cadena COPE on Saturday night, Spain’s Secretary of State for Finance revealed the treasury would "perform inspections it deems necessary" on Ronaldo.

Real Madrid recovery in Barcelona proves Zidane's side want title more than Champions League - Liga 2016-2017 - Football - Eurosport
It sounds like a daft thing to say: ‘Real Madrid really want to win the league’. Don’t they always? But the answer to that question is, ‘not as much as they do this season, and boy, does it show.’ All the heroics usually reserved for the Champions League are being used to deliver the domestic title.

Atletico Madrid fail to capitalise on Clasico draw as Espanyol hold firm - ESPN
Atletico Madrid failed to make up ground on their main La Liga rivals after being held to a goalless draw by Espanyol. With leaders Real Madrid drawing at Barcelona in the Clasico there was a chance to cut the gap to the top to seven points.

Granada stun high-flying Sevilla to claim first win of La Liga season - ESPN
Granada recorded their first La Liga win of the season at the 14th attempt as they put title-chasing Sevilla to the sword at Los Carmenes. A goal in either half from Andreas Pereira and David Lomban, who had earlier made two crucial blocks to deny Sevilla, steered Granada to a 2-1 victory and off the bottom of the table.

Villarreal held to draw at struggling Leganes - ESPN
Champions League-chasing Villarreal were held to a goalless draw at struggling Leganes. The visitors failed to generate much in the way of clear-cut opportunities but the draw was at least enough to lift them above Real Sociedad, who play on Monday, into fifth place in La Liga.

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