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

Intensity and titles

Florentino Perez demands more effort and more consistency

The President calls on the Coach and squad to end their League curse

Four League titles for Barca and only one for Madrid and Atletico in the last six seasons

Considers Madrid before joining Bayern

Ancelotti weighed up the possibility of returning to Los Blancos next season

Capello: “Coaching is one thing, managing the dressing room is another”

“I do not understand why Florentino ousted the Coach who won La Decima”

“At Madrid they are never happy, always thinking about changing the Coach

Atletico, seven years of pursuing Augusto

Followed him since 2008, when he played for River

Betis-Sevilla (1930 GMT)

The Villamarin ready to explode

Valencia-Getafe (15:00 GMT)

Espanyol-Las Palmas (17:15 GMT)

Depor-Eibar (21:05 GMT)

'I’d rather not talk. It’s not an easy situation’

Lewandowski leaves the door for the Bernabeu open

Benitez to Florentino at Christmas dinner: “We’re being surrounded”

Copa draw: First leg January 6, second leg January 13

Three derbies in last 16







Eibar-Las Palmas


Neymar points towards the Club World Cup final; Messi shows an improvement but remains doubtful

Abramovich wants Simeone for next season

Hiddink will sign on until June

Bartomeu in depth

“We want a striker in January and 60m will be invested next summer”

“The FIFA punishment affected football more than the first team”

“Neymar should be better paid, he is instrumental to the club's future”

“Real Madrid wanted to have a Qatari sponsor, along with Bayern”

“Ronaldinho turned Barca into a global club”

“UEFA should not have punished the esteladas”

Fluminense’s Robert Goncalves (19 years) reinforces Barca B

Arda and Vidal to debut in the cup derby

Barca and Espanyol play three times in 12 days

The trident are almost ready

Messi overcomes his woes

Neymar in full training

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