9-August-2014

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

Kroos to take control

Ancelotti is considering given him a leading role in the European Super Cup

The German has been in great form and settled in well

UEFA don’t pardon Xabi

Arbeloa apologises to Casillas

Sent a tweet without knowing the contents which were critical of the goalkeeper

Vermaelen the missing centre-back

Barca to pay Arsenal €19m in instalments

Five hours to explain the bite

CAS will take a week to decide after the hearing

San Mames opens with a final

Napoli v Athletic in a star-studded elimination

Antonio Puerta trophy

Sevilla 2-0 Cordoba

Goals from Denis and Bacca put Sevilla in a good mind before Cardiff

This Madrid is golden

James Rodriguez receives the boot for the top scorer in the World Cup

‘This is the perfect club to win more trophies’

Napoli-Athletic in the Champions League play-off

Los Leones meet the Italians at the new completed San Mames

Final summit in Italy: Diego Lopez can now close his move to Milan

Luis Suarez talks for five hours with CAS about the bite

The verdict next week

A kind draw for the Europa League

Real Sociedad-Krasnodar and Astana-Villarreal

Simeone asks for one last effort for Torres

He also asks the club to reopen negotiations for Callejon

Vermaelen signed

The Azulgrana pay €15m to Arsenal and €4m in bonuses

The centre-back signs for five years and will arrive in Barcelona today

They have almost lost Cuadrado

Khedira and Lopez must go

Barca expect Luis Suarez to play in the Joan Gamper

A week for the sentence from CAS and optimism for the player

Another friendly without Messi

Enrique is not forcing the comeback of those who only have recently returned and nor is he doing so with Xavi or Mathieu

‘Proud to be a captain and wear the No.5 of Puyol’