Neymar's departure was supposed to induce Barca's decline. But there are no signs of it yet after a 5-0 win against Espanyol.
Real Madrid’s Marcelo, right, is shown a red card after his rash clattering into Levante’s Jefferson Lerma. Real Madrid is world soccer’s reigning superpower, but the volatility that makes them great is now working against them. Los Blancos dropped more points at home on Saturday, drawing 1-1 against
Ousmane Dembele is not Neymar. Nobody is. But his skill set is enticing, and he's now the only player in the world with a comparable price tag.