EIBAR NEWS

English side Fulham are hopeful of landing in-form Eibar striker Sergi Enrich on transfer deadline day, say reports in Spain.
Jose Luis Mendilibar admits Eibar were lucky to beat Deportivo La Coruna as the Galicians “played better than us” and “deserved more”.
Gael Kakuta is free to make his Deportivo La Coruna debut against Eibar on Saturday after finally being given international clearance to travel.
Luis Enrique says Barcelona are still a long way off the required level despite a 4-0 win at Eibar.
Goals by Denis Suarez, Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar gave Barcelona a comfortable win over Eibar.
Barcelona make four changes to their starting line-up for tonight's LaLiga encounter with Eibar.
Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique concedes it is impossible to replace Andres Iniesta as there is nobody like him in football.
Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez warns his side have only done half the job after defeating Eibar 3-0 in their Copa del Rey quarter final first leg.
Sporting Gijon coach Abelardo Fernandez insists he has no intention of quitting despite coming under increasing pressure following Sunday’s loss to Eibar.
Sporting Gijon have dropped top goalscorer Duje Cop without explanation for Sunday’s visit of Eibar in La Liga.
Copa Del Rey holders Barcelona will face Real Sociedad in the quarter finals as they will attempt to end their eight-game winless run at Anoeta.
Diego Simeone admits Atletico Madrid “rely heavily” on the form of Antoine Griezmann after the forward ended his goal drought against Eibar.
Diego Simeone says he is fired up for the “challenge” that awaits Atletico Madrid in the second half of this season.
The draw for the last sixteen of the Copa Del Rey produced some mouth-watering prospects as many top sides were paired against each other.
Alaves boss Mauricio Pellegrino admits his side’s draw at Eibar was not a good match but a point was a good result for his side.
Jose Luis Mendilibar is wary of Alaves’ ability to “mix it up” but is confident Eibar’s “clarity” will serve them well against their Basque rivals on Sunday.
Ernesto Valverde is urging Athletic Bilbao not to let Eibar “change” their style of play too much ahead of Saturday’s Basque derby.
Victor Sanchez is keeping “positive” after Real Betis’ 3-1 defeat to Eibar on Friday as “playing with one man less conditioned us”.
Jose Luis Mendilibar believes Eibar will soon be able to play “with calmness and without fear” of relegation after Saturday's 1-0 win against Celta Vigo.
Las Palmas boss Quique Setien has acknowledged the decision to award his side a last minute penalty against Eibar was fortunate.
Jose Luis Mendilibar has warned Eibar that Las Palmas “are capable of anything” ahead of Saturday’s meeting between the two sides.
Fran Escriba brushed off fears Villarreal were “hurt” by Sunday’s late 2-1 defeat to Eibar – their first such La Liga result of the season.
Fran Escriba insists Villarreal are only focused on beating Eibar this weekend as opposed to extending their unbeaten start to the season.
La Liga president Javier Tebas has claimed more people in Spain watched Eibar play Osasuna than Liverpool taking on Manchester United.
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores admitted Eibar’s 3-0 lead at half-time “was inexplicable” but was confident his side’s comeback marked “a turning point”.
Quique Sanchez Flores has urged his Espanyol players to “see things in colour, not black and white” ahead of Saturday’s match against Eibar in La Liga.
Eibar's Sergi Enrich and Antonio Luna are expected to be involved in their side's Monday night clash with Osasuna, despite featuring in a sex tape.
Eibar captain Daniel Garcia has lauded his side's 'historic' draw at the Bernabeu as his club earned their first ever point against Real Madrid.
Real Madrid have confirmed that James Rodriguez picked up a calf strain before Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Eibar – but will still represent Colombia this week.
Zinedine Zidane admits Real Madrid have a problem starting games and “can’t go on like this” after Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Eibar in La Liga.
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