Barcelona's season has, however, had one blemish: they were dumped out of the Champions League quarterfinals by AS Roma, leaving Real Madrid and Liverpool to progress to the final and denying the Blaugrana a chance of a treble.
Despite being embroiled in a contentious rivalry, Real Madrid should probably own up to and do it.
"I'm not the one who decides", Zidane said on Saturday. Before the game it will be like that, but when it starts I do not think there will be little expectation.
"But we're not going to do something for them which they didn't do for us". "If anyone isn't 100% fit they won't play, but the rest of them will".
Carvajal was an expected absentee, having suffered an injury during Madrid's 2-1 victory over Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final. In his absence, Zidane has the inexperienced Achraf Hakimi, the versatile Nacho and Lucas Vazquez as his options.
Celtics' Jaylen Brown: "The doctors didn't want me to play"
Even Brown seems to have second thoughts. (Redick) back into the game in the second period. "There were a few times ", Brown said. And as I admit, if you had to do it again, maybe you would have. "It's not something we just sort of construct in our mind".
But Real struck back before the quarter-hour through Cristiano Ronaldo, who tapped home a headed Karim Benzema pass from close range after some nice build-up play from Zinedine Zidane's team.
Barca host Real as La Liga and Copa del Rey champions but Zidane's side will not perform a "pasillo", the tradition of players applauding their opponents onto the pitch.
Raphael Varane had been an injury doubt heading into the weekend after being forced to sit out training during the week due to a calf injury.
He added: "To become invincible in a competition isn't something you can do every year, especially now when La Liga is more competitive and the teams are getting better and better. He's an important player in everyone's eyes and right across the game he's a role model in terms of his dedication and how he motivates others". Luka Modric and Toni Kroos should retain their places in the side, and will be the creative forces of the visitors.
And the miss would prove costly for Barca when Bale scored with a spectacular first-time shot two minutes later, curling the ball around Marc-Andre ter Stegen from a Marco Asensio assist. "Tomorrow we will travel, then we will see if there is any change".
Perhaps by the time Tesla needs more money, Musk's antics will be forgotten, or at least accepted as Elon being Elon. Sacconaghi has a US$265 price target on the stock, while Spak sees the shares falling to US$280.
Investors who do so may be totally missing the point, as Apple boasts a "wide, wide gap" against its peers, said Buffett, 87. USA stocks rose Friday as shares of Apple hit an all-time high to lead a rally for technology companies.
The Frenchman presided over another poor campaign, leaving many to speculate that Wenger jumped before he was pushed. His crowning glory coming in the 2003/04 season when Arsenal won the league without losing a single game.
But the North's statement on Sunday seemed to be aimed at strengthening Mr Kim's position going into his meeting with Mr Trump. South Korea explained USA troops want to stay in the area shortly with a peace treaty is concluded to replace the armistice.
In March, Jenner revealed that she gained about 40 lbs. during pregnancy during a Q&A session with her Twitter followers. The couple along with their daughter Stormi are on their first family vacation in Turks and Caicos Islands.
Apart from the family members, Varun Dhawan , Jacqueline Fernandez and Karan Johar are expected to perform at the sangeet . Sonam is often termed as Bollywood's fashionista due to her distinctive style statement and sense of fashion.
Collins contends that Vega, who did not respond to a request for comment from the Post , shrugged off the episode. We offer employees discretion and fairness, and we take swift action when we learn of unacceptable behavior.
Woods, McIlroy just make cut as Malnati leads
Either way, the characters are in place for a compelling Sunday even if Woods (nine back) is too far behind to win. Anirban Lahiri missed the cut earlier and will now feature in the Players Championships next week.
Anger in France, UK over Trump guns speech
Gun violence death rates are much higher in the US. "4.88 per 100000 murdered in U.S. per annum, 0.92 per 100000 in UK". London suffered a spike in knife crime early this year, and saw more murders during February and March than NY .
South, North Korea form joint table tennis team
It will be interesting to see a unified Korea team take on neighbours Japan, in a high-intensity semifinal. Ryu said there was no discussion on a possible joint team prior to the world championships.
Trump says he may attend Jerusalem embassy opening
Abe is only the third Japanese prime minister to visit Israel since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1954. Abe also spoke with Netanyahu about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the importance of a two-state solution.
Severe dust storms across India kill more than 100 people
Three persons each died in Bijnore and Kanpur Dehat, and two each in Saharanpur, Hamirpur, Kanpur Nagar and Mirzapur districts. Many homes collapsed in the night after being struck by lightning , crushing the sleeping families inside.