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Barcelona withstood Real's charge, took a lead but couldn't hold it. Will they rue their missed chance to close the gap. It's Marcotti's Musings.
Morata has not featured since picking up a hamstring injury while on international duty with Spain last month.
Valencia coach Cesare Prandelli has told his players "there is no room for excuses" and they must stand up and be counted.
Both are represented by Jorge Mendes' agency Gestifute, which has strongly denied any wrongdoing.
Sergio Ramos saved Madrid from a first defeat of the season when his 89th-minute header secured a 1-1 draw in the Clasico at Barcelona.
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric put on a masterclass in El Clasico, while Barcelona showed how much they need Andres Iniesta.