Iker Casillas wished he had confronted Jose Mourinho while at Real Madrid together, but the coach says he did so in his own unique way.
Arthur and Rodri already look like vital cogs for club and country after their respective close-season moves to Barcelona and Atletico.
Cristiano Ronaldo's exit from Real Madrid was not to blame for their struggles early in the season, according to Marco Asensio.
With Cristiano Ronaldo now starring for Juventus instead of Real Madrid, Karim Benzema wants to step up.
James Rodriguez reportedly wants a return to Real Madrid, but Bayern Munich are in no rush to make a decision on his future.
Neymar is linked with a return to Barcelona, but Xavi does not see such a move happening.
Diego Simeone could be without Atletico Madrid right-back Juanfran for Saturday's LaLiga game at home to title rivals Barcelona.