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

Ancelotti worried about performances of his team

The first test

The coach is working on correcting his side and has them focusing on improving at Valdebebas

He is looking for a reaction from his players

Bale to the rescue

He has recovered from his muscular injuries and will be in the team

The artillery in the derby

Cristiano and Diego Costa will be aiming to increase the goal tallies

Iniesta: "I still have a place at Barca"

Out in the cold: Muniz's failure in Elche has seen him condemned

San Jose does it has San Mames

The central defender completes Athletic's comeback

Bale and Marcelo available for the derby

Ancelotti is unsure whether he starts them both or not

The penalty against Elche complicates Mateu Lahoz's job

Muniz condemned in Madrid and told to leave

"I will not make any declarations"

Sanchez Arminio: "I would not have called that penalty"

Diego Costa, the man of the moment, not called up by Brazil

"I will not be able to say no to the first call"

Iniesta: "There is no way between me and the club over my contract, I will continue here"


Has the league been bought?

Pepe knew what he was doing, his actions worthy of the theatre

Pique tweets with Arbeloa

Rosell on the situation: "Even I could not believe it"

Elche cry in indigation

Penalty ranking under Florentino

Madrid have a score of 34, 44 in favour and ten against

Barca have a score of 10, 25 in favour and 15 against

Muniz committed robbery in Elche and has already helped Madrid on four occasions in six match days

The duel of the Champions League hopefuls and Villarreal come out on top

Relaxing Cup by Cristina Cubero: Messi will be the best paid player

Iniesta: "My desire is to finish my career with Barca"

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