Sevilla overcame a dangerous Girona side to win 2-0 at home in an entertaining game on Sunday, climbing up to second place in La Liga.
Earlier this month, Diego Simeone said former Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois had only won The Best FIFA Goalkeeper award because he plays for Real.
Karim Benzema's well-taken early strike was enough for the three points, but a vocal crowd was heard whistling the team's performance throughout.
On the night he showed the Bernabeu his Ballon d'Or, Luka Modric had his best performance as Real Madrid clung to a narrow win over Rayo Vallecano.
Karim Benzema scored the only goal of the game after 13 minutes as Real Madrid beat Rayo Vallecano at the Bernabeu on Saturday,
The two were regulars at the start of the season, but Valverde has preferred to use either one or the other since bringing Arthur into the team.
Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann struck the decisive goal in a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Valladolid on Saturday.
Luka Modric has hit out at players such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for not attending award ceremonies when they are not going to win.
Valencia says Portugal forward Goncalo Guedes will be sidelined for around two months after needing surgery to his abdomen.
He did it again: a superb goal one day, 2 hours late to training the next. Yet as Ousmane Dembele continues to show, the talent's worth the trouble.
Dembele left Borussia Dortmund in August 2017 as he forced through his €105 million transfer to Barcelona, and never returned to his former house.
Marcos Llorente will ask for a move away from Real Madrid in January if he is not still playing regularly, sources close to the player told ESPN FC.
Isco was whistled by Real Madrid fans in their 3-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow after appearing to react with a gesture and angry words towards supporters.
FC Andorra, which is reportedly on the market for €200,000, did not confirm or deny Pique's interest in acquiring the Spanish fifth division side.
Real Madrid want to sign Manchester City's Brahim Diaz in January and hope to agree a deal for around £10 million, sources have told ESPN FC.
Former Real Madrid manager John Toshack has told ESPN FC he does not expect Santiago Solari to be in charge next season.
In one tiny 1-0 win at Huesca, Real Madrid showed just how they could still be in the picture for trophies this year. The signs of life are there.
On Monday, sources told ESPN FC that Ousmane Dembele was two hours late for a training session on Sunday.