Santiago Solari got a win in his first game as interim Real Madrid boss, as they saw off Melilla in the Copa del Rey last-32 first leg.
Experienced left-back Marcelo is set for an indefinite lay-off after hurting his hamstring in Real Madrid's dispiriting El Clasico loss.
As the only player to win the Champions League and World Cup in 2018, the Ballon d'Or should go to Raphael Varane, says Michel Platini.
Having missed the Clasico due to a fractured arm, Lionel Messi has returned to training for Barcelona.
Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen has spoken to Matthijs De Ligt about the club and thinks he and Frenkie De Jong would be a good fit.
He may prefer team success, but Antoine Griezmann said winning the Ballon d'Or would be a dream come true.
Lionel Messi should be asked about a potential trophy being named in his honour, Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said.
Luis Rubiales insists Spanish football's governing body will work with investigators during a probe into allegations of corruption.
Neymar views Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as two of football's greats and believes he can still learn plenty from them.
Real Madrid will be challenging for honours this season despite the uncertainty around who will become head coach, Ernesto Valverde says.