LaLiga: Real Madrid set to sign Spain U-19 forward Brahim Diaz from Manchester City for reported £15.5 million, claim reports
Real Madrid are set to sign Spain U-19 international forward Brahim Diaz from Manchester City for an initial fee of around 15 million pounds ($19.09 million)
UEFA Nations League: Luis Enrique hails Spain's perfect start after 6-0 thrashing of World Cup finalists Croatia
Luis Enrique took charge after the humiliating exit to Russia at the World Cup had left Spain doubting the possession game that won them three consecutive major tournaments.
An unusual lack of firepower has hobbled Real Madrid with Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema scoring a meagre four La Liga goals combined and Gareth Bale sidelined with injury.
Barcelona's Luiz Suarez scores in 100th La Liga appearance, Real Madrid win on Cristiano Ronaldo's return
Here are some photo highlights from Gameweek 6 of La Liga which saw Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid register victories.
La Liga: Barcelona thump Girona to maintain perfect start; Real Madrid, Atletico keep pace with victories
Barcelona maintained their perfect start to La Liga with a sixth straight win as Luis Suarez and two own goals secured a 3-0 win at Girona in a match laced with political tension on Saturday. Real Madrid remain seven points behind with a 2-1 win at Alaves on Saturday to move up to fourth.
La Liga: Dani Ceballos scores twice as Real Madrid bounce back from shock Betis loss with win over Alaves
Today we needed the three points. We are not in brilliant form, but for sure we will play better on other days," said Real boss Zinedine Zidane.
Zidane's team have had a quiet two months in the transfer window, which closes on Thursday, bringing in only midfielder Dani Ceballos from Real Betis and full back Theo Hernandez from Atletico Madrid.
La Liga's reputation as the epicenter of world football talent has been bruised by the world record smashing sale of Neymar to Paris St Germain and how Barcelona react to the departure of one of their leading players will define the new season in Spain.