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

The ‘crack’ of La Liga [a play on words]

Messi suffered a ruptured MCL in his knee

Faces seven or eight weeks out

Misses five League games and three in the Champions League

A race against time to be back for the Clasico

Barcelona 2-1 Las Palmas

Luis Suarez takes the reins

Another missed penalty, this time Neymar

30 shots without a goal

A stellar Kameni slams the door shut on Los Blancos

There was a ghost goal and another from Isco disallowed

Madrid put nine past Granada with the same number of attempts last season

Villarreal the leaders

Villarreal 1-0 Atletico Madrid

For the first time in their history

A goal from Baptistao moved Los Amarillos to the top of the table

Eibar 1-1 Celta Vigo

Sevilla 3-2 Rayo Vallecano

Kameni says no to Cristiano

Madrid fired as many as 31 attempts on goal but failed to score and lost the lead

Messi, out for 7-8 weeks

The prognosis comes within a whisker of the Clasico at the Bernabeu on November 21

Luis Suarez gives victory to a Barca side affected by Messi’s injury

Leo Baptistao knocks down Atleti and puts Villarreal top

Simeone’s rotations did not work

Gulp!

#animomessi [get well soon, Messi]

Expensive win: Leo, out for 7-8 weeks

Suffered a torn MCL in his left knee

Barca 2-1 Las Palmas

Without Leo, a brace from Luis Suarez decides the match, Neymar missed a penalty

Los Blancos held by the club second from bottom

Malaga, who haven’t scored in six games, silenced the Bernabeu

Villarreal are the new leaders