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

Julen defends Pique

In the midst of controversy after his position on the referendum

And on Monday, sweat for Spain

Lopetegui: “He gives his soul in every game”

Pique: “Playing with the national team is a source of pride and huge motivation”

Superstar Asensio

The unique crack renews until 2023

€700m release clause

Leganes-Atletico Madrid (19:45 BST)

Diego joins training with the group

Atletico look to win at all costs

Celta 3-3 Girona

Festival of goals in Vigo

Deportivo-Getafe (12:00)

Sevilla-Malaga (15:15)

Levante-Alaves (17:30)

Asensio celebrates his contract extension and now costs €700m

“Here I feel important”

“I’m not thinking about the Ballon d’Or”

“I’d stick with the goal I scored in the Champions League Final”

Simeone ponders playing with a back three

Injuries affect Atleti

Sell-out at Butarque

Lopetegui: “Pique is part of Spain’s soul”

The centre-back: “It’s a source of pride to play for Spain”

Rodrigo, Illarra and Callejon, new faces

Tebas gets Larrea to accept VAR

It will be experimented this season, but the results will be kept secret

Messi plays it all

He reaches the international break without having missed a single minute for Barca or Argentina


MD reunite Messi and Puyol before Leo surpasses Carles’ haul of 593 appearances

Puyol talks about Messi

“He’s mature, at the best age and will do even more”

Lopetegui: “Pique is part of the soul here”

Premier League

An exciting Chelsea-City (17:30 BST)

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