Thursday's front page headlines from Marca, AS & Mundo Deportivo, in English…

Kepa - closer to Madrid

His contract extension with Athletic Club more complicated than ever

Madrid to pay 20m to compensate Basque club to sign him in January

Morata: The mix here is perfect for doing something great

A selfie - against the core of a bad story

Spain team resolves case

Madrid circle around Kepa - viewed as their future goalkeeper, face interest from Barca and Juve too

Sergio Ramos: my favourite colour is purple

Spain, with Ceballos back, obliged to beat Iceland

Messi: I want to avoid Spain in the World Cup

Little hand of Messi

Scored as many as Benzema, Cristiano, Isco, Asensio, Bale combined

Messi: "I don't want to face Spain in the World Cup, it would be very difficult"

Neymar and Emery - divorce in motion

Juan Mata, objective of Madrid

Gerard Moreno renews with Espanyol until 2022