13-Dec-2013

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

"Better in the quarter finals," the Spanish contingent at the powerful City do not want hear or talk of Madrid, Barca or Atletico in the draw for the knock-out round.

A ball-playing Madrid

Ancelotti has been able to impose a ball-playing game on his side as Los Blancos are now controlling games

They have dominated possession now in 19 of their 22 games

An unexpected goalscorer: Mendilibar praises Raul Garcia, "He is a luxury, does all the simple things well"

Valencia 1-1 Rubin: A formality of a game and it showed

Freiburg 0-2 Sevilla: A comfortable win as Sevilla progress

Betis 0-0 Rijeka: Garrido will have to do more

The Best in the World according to World Soccer

In the voting by the British magazine, the Portuguese won 149 votes more than Lionel Mesi

Madrid assure that Cristiano will be present at the Balon d'Or gala

Faus is angry with Leo Messi

"I do not see a reason to improve his contract with the boss only reviewed six months ago"

Atletico could win their 700th game at home this weekend

Marquez's desire for 2014, "For my brother to by champion instead of me"

Gold and a record for Mireia in the 200m butterfly

Neymar: "When the Camp Nou sings my name I am almost brought to tears"

Neymar is the first player to score a hat-trick in the Copa Libertadores and the Champions League

Belmonte, gold and a record in Europe

Marquez interview where he talks about his records and tyres