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Barca And Real Madrid Dethroned, There Is A New King In Spain

Catalan giants Barcelona and Real Madrid have been the kings of Spanish football for over 20 years now.Their reigns were at the peak during the Christiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi era but after they left,they have been dethroned.Atletico Madrid have ascended to the throne and are now reigning supreme.After their two goal win over the weekend against Barcelona courtesy of a Luis Suarez goal and assist,they are now top of the table with 17 points.Real drop to position two after suffering their first La Liga loss of the season to Espanyol.This is also their second successive loss after Wednesday's shocking defeat to Sheriff in their champions league group stage encounter.Barcelona on the other hand are far down on the table after a five winless run and unlikely to come back on top.Atletico's reign has just began and being the defending league champions,they are far from over and are only getting started.

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