ALAVES NEWS

Ibai Gomez’s controversial equaliser in the second half earned Alaves a point against 10-man Las Palmas at Estadio de Gran Canaria.
A top-10 finish will surely be on the minds of Alaves and Las Palmas when they face off at Mendizorroza on Sunday.
Villarreal’s Champions League ambitions suffered a massive blow as they fell to a 2-1 defeat at Alaves in Monday night’s La Liga clash.
Villarreal boss Fran Escriba has refused to comment on his future at the club, stating he is only focusing on the ‘day-by-day’ duties.
Sevilla gave sporting director Monchi a fitting sendoff against Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga Week 31 as Villarreal toppled Athletic Bilbao.
Espanyol’s Europa League hopes are on the line this Saturday against Alaves, whose season risks petering out prematurely.
Osasuna recorded their first La Liga victory in 170 days thanks to Alex Berenguer’s winner two minutes from time at Alaves.
Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin has warned Theo Hernandez against making a move to cross-city rivals Real Madrid.
Diego Simeone has refused to comment on whether full-back Theo Hernandez could switch to city rivals Real Madrid this summer.
Real Madrid are set to raid cross-city rivals Atletico for the signing of highly-rated defender Theo Hernandez, according to reports in Spain.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insists “I want Isco to renew his contract” and that the midfielder “wants to be here”.
Real Madrid needed two late goals to secure a 3-0 victory over Alaves, who were left to rue a succession of missed chances.
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Keylor Navas, Marcelo, Sergio Ramos, Casemiro and James Rodriguez are all missing for Real Madrid against giant-killing Alaves this afternoon.
Zinedine Zidane hit back at Gerard Pique’s criticism of Real Madrid ahead of Sunday’s match against Alaves. “This is a very sincere and big club…”
Real Sociedad and Villarreal both had their hopes of Champions League football next season dashed after defeats in La Liga Week 28.
Another Basque derby sees Alaves welcome Real Sociedad to Mendizorroza on Saturday, with both sides missing key personnel.
Malaga suffered a fourth consecutive La Liga defeat as a last-minute Edgar Mendez strike earned 10-men Alaves victory at La Rosaleda.
Malaga begin life under new boss Michel Gonzalez when they host Alaves in La Liga on Saturday.
Jorge Sampaoli believes his Sevilla side are still in the thick of the title race despite dropping two points at Alaves on Monday night.
Jorge Sampaoli has warned Sevilla that Monday’s clash with Alaves “is a chance we have to take” for their La Liga title tilt.
Granada boss Lucas Alcaraz has called on his side to replicate their performance in beating Alaves against relegation rivals Leganes on Saturday.
Voro Gonzalez admitted Valencia “were upset” to have lost 2-1 to Alaves on Saturday as “we made a great effort”.
Valencia boss Voro Gonzalez insists he will not make a decision on his future until the end of the season ahead of Saturday’s trip to Alaves.
Former Barcelona and Real Madrid full-back Kiko Femenia has agreed to join Watford when his deal with Alaves expires in summer, say reports.
Atletico Madrid’s Kevin Gameiro scored a quick-fire hat-trick to down Sporting Gijon as Sevilla provisionally moved into second with victory over Eibar.
Mauricio Pellegrino has urged his Alaves players to ignore their Copa del Rey exploits ahead of Saturday’s trip to Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga.
Marcos Llorente has revealed he is eager to return to parent club Real Madrid next season despite thoroughly enjoying his loan stint at Alaves.
Zinedine Zidane admitted Real Madrid “lacked concentration” at times during their 3-1 win at Osasuna in La Liga on Saturday.
Luis Enrique felt the final half-hour of Barcelona’s 6-0 victory over Alaves in La Liga on Saturday “was completely pointless for both teams”.
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