English press share MARCA’s ‘Madrid on alert’ cover ahead of English fans occupation

TThe Champions League is coming to town this week Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on his face Chelsea and Manchester CityRespectively, as fans of the English sides travel to the Spanish capital, which is already on high alert.

Los Blancos host Thomas TuhelMen at the Santiago Bernabéu on Tuesday, while Manchester They play away at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday.

The English press published the front page of MARCA from Monday to describe what is expected to happen in Madrid over the coming days as both groups of fans will arrive at Adolfo Suarez Airport.

Supporters of both teams are expected to take over the “hot spot” in the center of the Plaza Mayor, where Manchester United Fans gathered last month when their team played against Atletico.

Not the first time

The Daily Mail noted that this is not the first time that Madrid has had to face an invasion from British supporters. As it happened back in 2019, when Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur In the Champions League final, between 70,000 and 100,000 English fans gathered in the city centre, including those who arrived without a ticket.