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

To touch the statistics

The club hope for a better performance from Bale, who they still consider a key man in the squad

They also want more involvement from Ramos, CR 7 and James so the team gets back on track

Squad dinner: the players got together last night without the coaching staff

Ancelotti will take over from Guardiola at Bayern

Torres: a new assault on goal No. 100

Mundialito appetizer with Messi

Barca will play the semi-final against the Chinese champions

River Plate beat Hiroshima 1-0 and now await in the final

Across the social networks: Rajoy’s aggressor has already threatened Tebas

Zidane 72%

Victor Fernandez 15%

Rafa Benitez 13%

AS.com poll in which 17, 643 took part up to midnight yesterday

L’Equipe already sees the Frenchman at the head of Madrid

The supporters ask for a replacement on the Madrid bench

Barca-Guangzhou thinking of River

Atletico have already made an offer for Augusto Fernandez; they are hoping for the okay from Celta before December 24

It’s not a tall story

Guangzhou, opponents in the semi-final, “are not going to be a formality” warns Lucho

With Scolari in charge and Robinho as a reinforcement, they are unbeaten since April

River Plate 1 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 0: ‘Los Millonarios’ into the final with little merit

Madrid: not everyone sees Zidane’s arrival as good

Blatter: “I was very close to death”

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