13-July-2013

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

Pretty boy from the north

Illarra: Madrid sign the heir to Xabi Alonso

The central midfielder says goodbye to La Real amid tears

“It’s a unique opportunity and one I couldn’t turn down”

Los Blancos pay the clause of €32,19m and also €6,759,900 in VAT

Florentino: “Ancelotti trusts in youth”

Rosell does not want a war with Pep. He does not think of responding to the Coach

The club trusts in Sergio Roberto before Thiago’s departure

“The offer is irresistible”

Madrid make Illaramendi’s signing official

They will pay La Real €38.9m (including VAT) and the midfielder will sign for six seasons

“There is more media attention there, it will be different. I hope it goes well”

Messi is also fed up of Rosell: he feels little support over the tax fraud accusation

Some of the great clubs believe it is the moment to sign him

Demichelis presented in the Calderon

“Miranda and Godin have my respect but I’m going to give everything”

Women’s European Championship – Spain kick off with a stoppage-time victory over England

Thiago: “I want to go to Bayern”

The player tells Barca of his desire to join Pep

Bayern want to pay €18m but La Blaugrana are asking more

Illarra for €40m: they pay the release clause plus VAT and the player signs for six seasons

After a central defender – PSG, waiting on Thiago Silva but with eyes on Marquinhos

The wedding of the summer: Xavi gets married in Blanes today surrounded by his teammates

PSG pay €63m for Cavani