Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez has hinted that the club could re-sign Alvaro Morata from Juventus at the end of the season.
Axel Witsel delivered the sucker-punch after Valencia recovered a two-goal half-time deficit only to lose out on a thrilling opening night at Mestalla.
Real Madrid have confirmed that Gareth Bale has suffered a calf injury but have not given an indication of his likely return date.
Villarreal striker Roberto Soldado says that his return to La Liga is turning out to be better than he ever could have expected.
Mexico forward Carlos Vela confirmed on Thursday that a club "closer to home" tempted him to leave Real Sociedad this past summer but that he stayed in Spain because there were "doubts."