Madrid — Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is expected
to discuss the crisis prompted by a humiliating loss to Barcelona in the
Spanish league this weekend.
The club said the president will talk to the media at a
hastily scheduled news conference on Monday, two days after the 4-0 defeat to
Barcelona prompted widespread calls for his resignation and for the departure
of coach Rafa Benitez.
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Perez will be making his first public comments since
Saturday's game at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, when fans loudly jeered the
president and Benitez during and after the match.
It was Madrid's second consecutive loss in the Spanish
league, leaving it six points behind Barcelona after 12 rounds.For
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