What They're Saying

"With this defeat the distance to Barcelona has grown, but there's a long way to go and we need to continue fighting until the end. We know that it won't be easy, but we need to look ahead and continue with the good work we have been doing. We cannot give up."

-- Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso after his team's second defeat of the season, a 1-0 loss Osasuna. Real Madrid is now seven points behind La Liga leader Barcelona, which won its 15th straight league game this weekend. Barcelona's streak ties the La Liga record, set by Real Madrid in the 1960-61 season. (ESPNSoccerNet)

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