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La Liga News: 11 October 2015; Luka Modric Subbed Off with Injury, Valencia Tracking Keisuke Honda

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Modric raises injury fears after Croatia match -
Croatia boss Ante Cacic has confirmed that Real Madrid playmaker Luka Modric was withdrawn as an injury precaution in the side's victory over Bulgaria. Modric assisted Ivan Perisic for the opening goal to set his side on the path to a 3-0 victory in its penultimate Euro 2016 qualifier, helping to secure the three points required to keep its hopes of automatic qualification alive.

Real Madrid suffering from FIFA virus gives Benitez chance - ESPN FC
Spain's match against Luxembourg on Friday was more or less a foregone conclusion: Vicente del Bosque's side ran out 4-0 winners in Logrono to secure their place at next summer's European Championship in France with little fuss. The Spanish media did pick up on a curious statistic, though.

France not to blame for Benzema injury - Deschamps -
France coach Didier Deschamps has dismissed Real Madrid's concerns over the injury suffered by Karim Benzema. Benzema scored twice but then sustained a hamstring injury in Thursday's 4-0 win over Armenia and is potentially facing three weeks on the sidelines.

AC Milan outcast linked with move to Valencia | Forza Italian Football
Benched AC Milan star Keisuke Honda has attracted the attention of Valencia as a potential January transfer target. The Japanese international has fallen out of favour with coach Sinisa Mihajlovic after unconvincing performances this season and most recently for making scathing remarks about how the struggling club should restructure and stop blaming the players.

Liverpool Set to Sign Spanish Youngster from Betis | La Liga Blog
Liverpool have completed some excellent deals pretty early in this summer’s transfer window and now they are looking to the future as they are all set to complete the signing of 21-year-old Real Betis youngster Dani Ceballos according to the Express.

Feghouli testing Valencia’s resolve? | Football Espana
Valencia midfielder Sofiane Feghouli claims "I’ve been waiting to renew since February 2014", but reports suggest his demands are proving troublesome. The Algerian is out of contract at the end of the season and can start negotiating with other clubs in January as things stand, with Los Che yet to offer him an extension.