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

One step closer to Russia

Albania 0-2 Spain - Spain lead the group from Italy - who won in the last minute in Macedonia

Costa and Nolito goals give Spain a valuable and hard-fought victory, Lopetegui uses 3-4-3, Ramos suffers a sprain in his knee and could miss at least a month

Pique has announced he will retire from Spain after the 2018 World Cup

Protecting Kroos - Zidane wants to shield him more than ever following injuries to Casemiro and Modric

Thiago uncovered - 'to win the most difficult championship is our obsession'

A half-broken Barca - injuries to Messi, Rakitic, Sergi Roberto, Alba, Umtitit

A victory with irritation

Costa and Nolito goals seal win on a tiring night 

Spain now lead the group although Italy win late in Macedonia

Ramos suffers a knee injury - predicted to miss at least one month

Pique sick after controversy surrounding playing for Spain - he was accused of cutting off the sleeves of the Spain shirt

Pique: 'After the World Cup I will retire, I'm not making it up. I've tried to play but I can't take it anymore'

Chicarito could be going to Valencia in January

Clemente fired as Libya coach after 4-0 loss to DR Congo

'Some day I will play for Barca' - Dembele

The French forward has interested Barca SD Robert who has proposed to take him to Barca one day, joined Dortmund in the summer to be guaranteed playing time at this stage in his career before coming to Barca

Pique announces he'll retire after Russia 2018 - announces he's fed up after the false controversies

Spain are now top of their group thanks to goals from Costa and Nolito

An ultimatum for Aleix - The club tells him to raise his level and he could feature due to the injuries