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La Liga News: 10 August 2016; Real Madrid Edge Sevilla in Super Cup, Swansea Sign Borja Baston

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UEFA Super Cup 2016 - Real Madrid-Sevilla –
A remarkable solo Dani Carvajal goal won the UEFA Super Cup for Real Madrid, the right-back dancing through to settle an engrossing contest in the 119th minute and inflict yet another defeat in the competition on Sevilla. Madrid started brightly and were rewarded in spectacular fashion midway through the opening period. Twenty-year-old Marco Asensio, making his first European appearance, picked up possession 25 metres out and curled a shot into the top corner.

Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid go again - Eurosport
Ramos captained Madrid to victory over arch-rivals Atletico in the Champions League final three months ago, but he is more concerned about avoiding the injury problems that plagued him last term as opposed to reflecting on La Undecima. "Whenever I play against Sevilla, it’s a special game. They [and Madrid] are the two teams of my life and that won’t change," the stopper said at a Press conference ahead of Tuesday’s European Super Cup against his hometown club Sevilla.

Odegaard in West Ham link | Football Espana
The 17-year-old winger, who became Norway’s youngest debutant for the senior team against the United Arab Emirates in 2014 aged just 15 years and 253 days, has struggled to push on at the Santiago Bernabeu since arriving in a blaze of glory from Stromsgodset in January 2015, and a loan move might seem the likely option.

Atleti offer €20m for Gabigol | Football Espana
Atletico Madrid have reportedly offered €20m for Santos forward Gabriel Barbosa, who is known as Gabigol or Gabriel. The 19-year-old’s agent Wagner Ribeiro revealed to UOL that the figure put on the table by the Spanish giants matches that of Juventus after the Italians tried to lure him to Serie A.

Manchester City goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli joins Real Sociedad - ESPN FC
Real Sociedad have reached an agreement to buy goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli from Manchester City, the La Liga club have announced. Argentina international Rulli, currently appearing for his country at the Olympic football tournament in Brazil, has played for Sociedad on loan from Uruguayan feeder club SD Maldonado for the last two seasons.

Swansea agree club record £15m transfer fee for Atletico Madrid's Borja Baston - Sky sources | Sky Sports
Swansea have agreed a club record £15m transfer fee for Atletico Madrid striker Borja Baston, according to Sky sources. It is understood that the fee could rise to £17m.

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