17-Aug-15

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

Kovacic next

Madrid close to signing the Croatian midfielder

There is an agreement with the 21-year-old

Inter demand €35m

Mancini accepts defeat

He is a powerful, attacking midfielder with good ball control

Atletico-Griezmann

The highest release clause in Atleti’s history

Otamendi-Valencia

He joins City for €40m

City 3-0 Chelsea

Kun sweeps Mourinho aside

Sextuple or sink

Barca believe in the comeback, but the bookmakers don’t

Valverde: “For Barca it’s just another title, for us it’s everything”

Real Madrid to announce the signing of Kovacic

The Croatia international, 21, plays in Modric’s position and will cost €30m

Ramos will sign his renewal at 13:30 CET

There will be a ceremony in the Santiago Bernabeu’s presidential box

Mission (Im)possible

The dressing room is convinced that they can cancel out the 4-0 first leg and win their fifth trophy

Messi will be a key factor in Barca winning the Supercopa because of his impressive record against Athletic

Luis Enrique: “The challenge excites us and motivates us”

Valverde: “For them it’s just another trophy, for us it’s everything”

Manchester City 3-0 Chelsea

Pellegrini’s revenge on Mourinho

Real Madrid pay €35m

The Croatian Kovacic is a surprise signing and expensive