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Copa final moved to avoid Eurovision

March 8, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
The 2013 Copa de Rey final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid will be held on Friday, May 17 at Madrid's Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, following a week of speculation and intrigue among the city's footballing community.

A very Spanish 'morbo' style row erupted as soon as the two city rivals qualified for the decider last week, with Atletico president Enrique Cerezo saying his club's Estadio Vicente Calderon must host the game, Madrid leaking they would prefer a neutral venue such as ...

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