Previewing the forthcoming 2011-12 Primera Division campaign, we take a look at the sides hailing from Central Spain’s Community of Madrid: Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Getafe and Rayo Vallecano.
Stuck in a perpetual state of revolution, Real Madrid finally find themselves in the rare position of simply polishing off an already spectacular squad.
Maintaining the overall spine of the team, the idea has been to invest in squad players able to come on and maintain the same standards as those occupying the starting XI positions. Players deemed to be dead wood, such as Ezequiel Garay, have been unloaded and in their place Real welcome several more youngsters – in line with their outlook for the future.
No Galactico has arrived so far this summer, despite protracted negotiations for the likes of Neymar and Sergio Ag