LaLiga clubs have another two weeks to complete their transfer business but Diego Simeone insisted the window should already be closed.
Rodrigo's collapsed move to Atletico Madrid enhances Valencia's prospects of competing in the Champions League, according to boss Marcelino.
We round up the front and back pages across Europe as Wednesday sees the transfer rumour mill crank into gear once again.
Both James Rodriguez and Rodrigo have been linked with Napoli and Fabian Ruiz says the pair would be welcomed with open arms in Naples.
Valencia have won the Copa del Rey for the first time since 2007-08 after beating Barcelona 2-1 to increase the heat on Ernesto Valverde.
Luis Enrique saw his Spain side battle to a 2-1 home win against Norway in Euro 2020 qualifying, thanks to Sergio Ramos' penalty.
Valencia will contest the Copa del Rey final two months after their 100th birthday, which has Rodrigo Moreno feeling very proud.
Rodrigo Moreno's strike secured a 3-2 aggregate win for Valencia over Real Betis in the second semi-final of the Copa del Rey.
Marco Asensio grabbed a goal and forced four others as Spain put Croatia to the sword in their Nations League clash in Elche.
Luke Shaw was talking to team-mates after a sickening blow to the head saw him leave England's game against Spain on a stretcher.