Barcelona romped into the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey as they put five goals past Cordoba at the Nou Camp, but striker David Villa suffered another injury.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has played down his side's bright start to the new campaign, despite winning each of their opening four games.
Jose Mourinho offered little defence of his Real Madrid players after they succumbed to a 2-1 defeat at Getafe.
South Africa defender Tsepo Masilela could remain in La Liga next season, although not necessarily with Getafe, says his agent Mike Makaab.
Real Madrid midfielder Esteban Granero has urged his team-mates not to underestimate Getafe ahead of this Saturday's trip across the city to the Coliseum.
Fenerbahce have confirmed that Spanish striker Dani Guiza is returning to former club Getafe.
Getafe have confirmed the signing of highly-rated Real Madrid winger Pablo Sarabia on a five-year deal, though Los Blancos will retain a buy-back option for the teenager.
Getafe have confirmed the signing of former Deportivo La Coruna midfielder Juan Rodriguez.
Luis Garcia Plaza has been confirmed as the new coach of ambitious Primera Division outfit Getafe.
Former Getafe boss Michel insists he will continue to be a fan of the club despite parting company with the Azulones on Monday after they decided against renewing his contract.