12-January-2016

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

Proud”

Letter from Jorge Messi to his son

The Argentine reigns in the stratosphere of football with fifth Ballon d’Or

Leo V

Camaraderie

Messi greets Cristiano Ronaldo after picking up the trophy

La Liga fills the select XI

Neuer, Thiago Silva and Pogba ‘squeeze in’ to a team locked up by Barcelona and Real Madrid

Copa del Rey

Merino looks for a miracle

The Betis interim Coach, who has never lost when in charge of the first team, debuts today

Fight for Sane

Real Madrid, Barca and City following the pearl of Schalke

In Zizou’s office

“I know it will be difficult, but I know I can make it

“Football isn’t complicated

“The further forward you play, the more dangerous you are

Zidane isn’t content

On the list to improve: more control, more possession, press further up and lines closer together

Fifth Ballon d’Or for an eternal player

Four each Madrid and Barca in the select XI

Luis Enrique, awarded best Coach, didn’t go

Messi, 41.3%

Cristiano, 27.7%; Neymar, 7.8%

“It’s special, it’s been two years watching Cristiano win”

Merino’s Betis looking for a miracle

Mirandes will go on the attack at Riazor

United offer €120m for Bale

The Times says they want to sign him in the winter

Hand of Gold

Leo Messi receives his fifth Ballon d’Or, enshrining him as the best player of all time

Clearly beats Cristiano and Neymar in a Gala marking Blaugrana ascent