ALAVES NEWS

Alaves have appointed young Argentine Luis Zubeldia as their new Coach, subject to approval by UEFA.
Alaves have completed the signing of teenage forward Yiming Yan – an Under 19 Chinese international, the club have confirmed.
Atletico Madrid defender Theo Hernandez has been reported to the police for alleged sexual assault, according to multiple reports in Spain.
Alaves have completed the signing of highly-rated teenage striker Ermedin Demirovic from RB Leipzig, it has been confirmed.
Mauricio Pellegrino has left Alaves after just one season at the club and guiding them to a first ever Copa del Rey final and top half finish in La Liga.
Alaves Coach Mauricio Pellegrino admits his future has already been decided and that it could be made public as early as Monday.
Barcelona right-back Aleix Vidal admits medics “laughed” at his suggestion of recovering in time for the Copa del Rey Final after his late cameo against Alaves.
Athletic Bilbao have qualified for next season’s Europa League third qualifying round following Barcelona’s Copa Del Rey triumph.
Outgoing Barcelona boss Luis Enrique admits “I needed to leave and I think the players needed it too” after Saturday’s Copa del Rey Final triumph.
Javier Mascherano suffered a cut to his head, concussion and a knee injury during Barcelona’s Copa del Rey Final victory over Alaves on Saturday.
Barcelona bid Luis Enrique a fitting farewell as they beat Alaves 3-1 to win the Copa del Rey for a record 29th time, in the Vicente Calderon’s last-ever game.
Football Espana is LIVE at the Vicente Calderon for its last-ever game, the Copa del Rey Final between Barcelona and Alaves!
Javier Mascherano and Paco Alcacer start for Barcelona in tonight’s Copa del Rey Final against Alaves as the Vicente Calderon hosts its last-ever game.
Barcelona right-back Aleix Vidal has been given the all-clear to face Alaves in the Copa del Rey Final, just three months after dislocating his ankle.
Gerard Pique claims referees “influenced” the outcome of La Liga but accepts it was Real Madrid’s title and admits Barcelona “had to be infinitely better”.
Luis Enrique reveals he is open to the idea of returning to Barcelona in the future ahead of his final game, the Copa del Rey Final against Alaves.
Alaves Coach Mauricio Pellegrino has praised his former teammate and current Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique ahead of the Copa Del Rey final.
Jordi Alba believes Barcelona ‘deserve’ to win the Copa del Rey this season ahead of their final against Alaves on Saturday.
Premier League duo Crystal Palace and Watford are both considering a move for out-of-contract Alaves boss Mauricio Pellegrino, say reports in Spain.
Sevilla are considering of replacing the outgoing Jorge Sampaoli with current Alaves Coach Mauricio Pellegrino, say reports in Spain.
Jorge Sampaoli seemingly signed off from Sevilla with a ‘manita’ against Osasuna as Las Palmas took another hammering in Quique Setien’s final game.
Alaves can secure an eighth-place finish in La Liga with victory over fellow promoted survivors Leganes, in their last game before the Copa del Rey Final.
Alaves midfielder Marcos Llorente, currently on loan from Real Madrid, believes current teammate Theo Hernandez ‘will triumph’ at the Bernabeu.
Alaves midfielder Marcos Llorente has claimed Barcelona are the perfect Copa del Rey final opponents for him as they have been a rival ‘since childhood’.
Celta Vigo’s league form continued to pay the price for prioritising the Europa League as they fell to a 3-1 defeat to an impressive Alaves.
Europa League semi-finalists Celta Vigo will be looking to end a run of four straight defeats in La Liga when they take on in-form Alaves this Sunday.
Alaves manager Mauricio Pellegrino’s future at the club is in the balance as he has not committed to a new contract, say reports in Spain.
Alaves feel they have been disrespected on not being informed of reports loanee full-back Theo Hernandez has passed a medical for Real Madrid.
Athletic Club Bilbao’s hopes of a European qualification spot were damaged as they suffered a 1-0 defeat at Alaves.
Theo Hernandez’s agent claims Real Madrid and Barcelona have both offered to meet the Atletico Madrid left-back’s €24m release clause.
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