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

Torment in the desert

Bale saves Madrid in a surreal match

36 shots, 14 on target, 4 hits of the post, 19 corners...but a heroic goalkeeper kept it scoreless and hosts led 1-0, confusing application of VAR, Cristiano now the highest scorer in CWC history, Bale scores with first touch of the ball

King's gift - Atleti v Getafe

Bale's goal

Al Jazira went ahead, gave Madrid a scare, annulled VAR goals, Cristiano (6) top scorer in tournament's history

Fabinho: Atletico is a possibility

Iniesta: It bothers me to think of Neymar in white

Casillas communicates departure to Porto

Iniesta support

"Coutinho and Yerry Mina would be two good signings for Barca"

"It bothers me to see Neymar in white"

Messi on the World Cup: "I hope football pays me it's debt'

Cristiano and Bale goals avoid Madrid embarrassment, through to final