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La Liga News: 2 August 2016; Las Palmas Sign Kevin-Prince Boateng, Atletico Madrid Cancel Galatasaray Friendly

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Bare bones Madrid in Super Cup | Football Espana
Real Madrid will be without five and possibly six of the side that won the Champions League in June for next week’s UEFA Super Cup against Sevilla. AS notes Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos, Keylor Navas and Pepe will all miss the game against the Europa League winners and Karim Benzema is a doubt as well.

Marcelo maturation has made him a pillar at Real Madrid - ESPN FC
The aftermath of Marcelo's impressive offensive display against Chelsea awakened a wave of love for the Real Madrid full-back in the Madrid media. The Brazilian, a very likable character because of his merry-go-round style of play, has always been treated with an extra degree of affection in Madrid -- not only by the media and the fans but especially by the club itself, which has given him the rare chance to grow season after season.

Atletico Madrid end pursuit of unsettled Diego Costa -
Atletico Madrid have pulled out of the race to sign Chelsea striker Diego Costa, though Goal understands the forward has been left unsettled by the speculation regarding his future. Diego Simeone has been keen to add a frontline striker to his squad this summer, but Chelsea were firm on not letting Costa go and forced Atletico to look for an alternative in the shape of Sevilla's Kevin Gameiro.

Atletico Madrid cancel Galatasaray friendly over security concerns - ESPN FC
Atletico Madrid have decided against travelling to Turkey to face Galatasaray in a friendly on Saturday due to security concerns, the Istanbul-based club have confirmed. Atletico were due to play at the Turk Telekom Arena in the Turkish capital this weekend as part of their preparations for the 2016-17 campaign.

Kevin-Prince Boateng agrees Las Palmas terms after AC Milan release | Football News | Sky Sports
The 29-year-old Ghana international is set to arrive in the Canary Islands on Tuesday to undergo a medical before being unveiled to supporters at the Estadio de Gran Canaria. A statement on Las Palmas' official website said: "Las Palmas has reached an agreement with representatives of the player Boateng.

Ben Yedder completes move to Sevilla from Toulouse -
Wissam Ben Yedder has thanked Toulouse coach Pascal Dupraz on Twitter after completing his transfer to Sevilla. Ben Yedder signed a five-year deal at the LaLiga club after passing a medical on Monday, replacing Kevin Gameiro, who has moved to Atletico Madrid.

Celta Vigo confirm Pione Sisto signing -
Celta Vigo have confirmed the signing of Denmark international winger Pione Sisto from Midtjylland. The 21-year-old, who scored four goals in the Europa League last season, has signed a five-year deal at the Liga club after undergoing a medical on Monday.

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