8 October-2014

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

Carlo Controls

See, hear, say nothing...act

Ancelotti blocks the leaks and returns confidence with the trusted formula of not losing his nerve while taking things step by step: goalkeeper, Benzema, Illarra, weakness at set-pieces, motivation...

Dodgy muscle: on alert with Ramos’ injury

Pain in the hip: Benzema fright for France

Five La Liga footballers under threat of Ebola: M’Bia (Sevilla), Ondoa (Barca B) and Raoul Loe (Osasuna) play for Cameroon against Sierra Leone

The Guinean Lass (Rayo) plays against Ghana and the Congolese Cedrick (Osasuna) against Ivory Coast

Vicente del Bosque: the new Roja

“We are not starting from zero”

“Our stats are tremendous”

The best Messi: the curve of happiness

“Barca and Espanyol would not play in La Liga if Catalonia gains independence”

“According to the Law of Sport only one non-Spanish state’s clubs can play in La Liga, and that’s Andorra”

Tebas reiterates in Barcelona what he said on July 31

Ramos will not return until the Liverpool game; the club’s plan is that he rests and misses the Levante game

Xavi: “What Iker said is correct. It was a tense chat”

Slovakia welcomes Spain to Zelina, its fifth city

Cerezo: “I’m fed up with this. We are not violent”

Messi nightmare for the Bernabeu

Leo threatens to overtake the mighty Zarra’s record in El Clasico

Xavi says “it would be nice” if Tebas talks of stopping the game

Luis Enrique, into training on a bicycle

The Coach sometimes travels from Gava to Sant Joan Despi on two wheels

Javier Tebas declares: “Barca and Espanyol would not play in La Liga if Catalonia was independent”

Iker’s criticisms cause a stir

Liga BBVA: war on picture pirates