Joaquín Caparrós. That's the name of one of the most brilliant Spanish coaches in the modern era of football. Yes, he hasn't won a single trophy, but what about picking Michael Laudrup's Mallorca in relegation zone and finishing La Liga almost qualifying for Europe League?
A good performance from Michael Essien, brilliance up front from Higuaín and Ronaldo with a pair of goals and assists each; and Özil, Modric and Xabi Alonso pulling the strings: Madrid dazzle in the Iberostar Stadium.
Real Madrid look to add to Mallorca's woes in a tough-away fixture for the defending La Liga champions. Both teams are coming off of tough losses earlier in the week and will be looking to change their fortunes.