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Under-pressure Mourinho faces tough La Liga derby

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Atletico Madrid take on derby rivals Real Madrid this weekend aiming to pile up the pressure on under-fire coach Jose Mourinho whose team already trail leaders Barcelona by 11 points. 

Atletico Madrid take on derby rivals Real Madrid this weekend aiming to pile up the pressure on under-fire coach Jose Mourinho (pictured on November 27) whose team already trail leaders Barcelona by 11 points.

It is the first time in almost 14 years that Atletico take on their illustrious neighbours with more points in La Liga - they are second with an eight-point lead over a stuttering Real who were beaten once again last weekend by Real Betis.

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