"The Liga is in the hands of Madrid. I think (president) Florentino (Perez) and Mourinho will not let go of the title. They have too much character and strength. They have a team that is always improving in their play.
"They're very, very close to matching the best of Barcelona in the last three years. Mourinho is doing a great job and Florentino endorses him magnificently.
"I think that Real will win the Liga safely and maybe also the Champions League."