With Antoine Griezmann potentially headed to Manchester United, Atletico Madrid are eyeing Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi as potential reinforcement.
FC Barcelona have reportedly managed to sign up talented Valencia prospect Mariano Konyk with the player expected to join the Blaugrana as soon as the transfer window opens.
In a bid to retain the services of their star goal-keeper, Manchester United are ready to offer a new contract to David De Gea in a bid to fend off interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid
Yet another marauding performance from the Barcelona's attacking trio ensured they kept the pressure on Real Madrid at the top while steering clear of third placed Sevilla.
Barcelona will bid to return to normalcy following their Parisien nightmare as they entertain relegation favourites Leganes at the Camp Nou on Sunday.
A response is in order from Catalan giants Barcelona as they seek to recuperate from the devastating 4-0 midweek loss to Paris Saint Germain in the Champions League.
The likes of Modric, Marcelo and Carvajal make a timely return for Real Madrid from their injury lay-off while Gareth Bale is still out of the reckoning for La Liga action.
With the Copa Del Rey out of the way, Real Madrid can now focus on establishing clear daylight at the top in the La Liga as they visit Osasuna on Saturday.
Things have barely remained friendly between two of the fiercest rivalries in world football, Real Madrid and FC Barcelona and Saturday is about to write a fresh new chapter with a feisty managerial clash between Luis Enrique and Zinedine Zidane on the sidelines.
FC Barcelona forward Neymar stands the risk of potentially serving a two-year prison sentence with regard to his controversial transfer from Santos to the Blaugrana in 2013