Today's front-page headlines from Marca, AS and Mundo Deportivo…

With James loaded up

He will be in the starting XI against Granada 59 days after his foot injury

Madrid are banking on him returning to the figures that made him the best La Liga debutant: eight goals and seven assists

Messi overcomes the pain. He still can’t put his boot on although the pain in his fifth metatarsal will not prevent him travelling to Balaidos on Sunday

Operation De Gea

Madrid want to sign him in June if Manchester fix an affordable price

If there is no agreement with United he would arrive free in 2016

Petr Cech would be the alternative until the Spaniard arrives

These signings put a question mark over Casillas’ continuity

The club want Iker to make the first move

Danilo’s final price is €39m:  €31.5m to Porto, €4m in commissions, €1.8m to Santos, €1.5m in development rights and €500,000 in insurance

Mandzukic and Griezmann, the attack in Cordoba

Atletico assault third place

Central defender in the pipeline

Barca contemplate the possibility of reinforcing the spine of their defence if Vermaelen does not recover

Laporte (Athletic) is the most promising and the most liked, while there has already been contact with Boateng (Bayern)

Messi trains in slippers but will be able to play in Vigo

Douglas bombshell: Porto could be interested in him

Real Madrid: the cost of signing Danilo shoots up due to various commissions

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