Spanish football morning headlines from Wednesday January 13.
Messi misses Barcelona training
Barcelona news is centred on their start in the Spanish Supercopa tonight against Real Sociedad but fans will be concerned about news from training on Wednesday.
Both players were expected to start in the semi-final game.
Atleti build lead at top
Goals from Angel Correa and Saul Niguez ensured Diego Simeone’s side now have a remarkable 41 points from their opening 16 league games this term.
Costa rejected by Marseille
Costa terminated his contract at Atleti at the end of last month and is now looking for a new club.
Marseille are in the market for a new striker but were not looking for Costa’s profile.