Diario AS (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjaɾjo ˈas]) is a Spanish daily sports newspaper, concentrating particularly on football.
|Type||Daily sports newspaper|
|Founder(s)||Luis Montiel Balanzat|
|Founded||6 December 1967|
|Sister newspapers||El Pais |
Diario AS is part of PRISA which also owns El Pais and Cinco Días. The paper particularly covers news of the Madrid football teams: Real Madrid, Atlético Madrid and Rayo Vallecano. It competes directly with MARCA.
In May 2012 the newspaper launched an English language sub-site offering original journalism and articles translated from the original Spanish by native English-language speakers.
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- "Specialised and local press". Grupo PRISA. 2002. Archived from the original (Annual report) on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2015.
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- Official web site (in Spanish)