"It was Messi," said Sergio Ramos to inquiring teammates at the airport check-in.
"Oh, what bad luck," was the phrase many Real players used when learning of the Argentine's goal. Then one declared: "With every game, it's getting tougher for Barca to win!"
Cristiano Ronaldo even managed to wind-up his teammates disappointed about Messi's strike.
In a moment of silence, Ronaldo put his hand up with his mobile phone sheepishly saying: "2-2 Malaga! ... oh no, I'm wrong ..."