Fanning the flames

January 31, 2005
By Phil Ball
There's a little bit of a breach opening up between the Auld Firm and the rest, although La Liga continues to be of interest.

Real Madrid and Barça going head to head is hardly a new phenomenon, but it's comfortably routine and engaging enough to keep the folks' attention. Just in case the public gaze ever threatens to wander, or the fire begins to fizzle out, Spain's football press are most adept at pouring the petrol can and then fanning the flames.

Take this weekend's ...

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