EIBAR NEWS

Abelardo Fernandez was full of praise for his “young” Sporting Gijon squad after they “overcame a difficult hurdle” against Eibar in a 2-0 win on Friday.
Valencia are stepping up interest in Barcelona’s Alen Halilovic and Atletico Madrid striker Borja Baston, on loan at Eibar.
Victor Sanchez insists Deportivo La Coruna’s situation “isn’t complicated” as a win against Eibar on Saturday would guarantee them survival in La Liga.
Eibar President Alex Aranzabal will step down at the end of the season after seven historic years in the role.
Jose Luis Mendilibar doesn’t want Eibar to switch off for the final five games of the season even though they’ve avoided relegation.
Pako Ayestaran dismisses questions about his future ahead of Valencia’s game against Eibar. ‘It’s not important now.’
Jose Luis Mendilibar feels Eibar must raise their expectations if they are to end the season on a high note ahead of Saturday’s derby against Real Sociedad.
Borja Baston says it is his ‘dream’ to play for the Spain national team and he also wants to win a place at Atletico Madrid.
Danilo insists “I know what it means to defend this badge” after being booed by a section of Real Madrid fans in Saturday’s 4-0 victory over Eibar.
Dani Carvajal asserted Real Madrid “will die” to reach the Champions League semi-finals after Saturday’s 4-0 victory over Eibar in La Liga.
Zinedine Zidane admitted to being “bothered” by the boos directed at Danilo in Real Madrid’s 4-0 victory over Eibar on Saturday.
Real Madrid’s youth caught the eye as Los Blancos maintained their flagging title hopes with a 4-0 victory over Eibar in La Liga on Saturday.
Real Madrid ring the changes for this afternoon’s visit of Eibar in La Liga, although Cristiano Ronaldo continues to lead the line.
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Zinedine Zidane has admitted that Real Madrid’s season rests on Tuesday but is not expecting a bad reception from fans against Eibar in La Liga this weekend.
Villarreal captain Bruno Soriano became the Yellow Submarine’s record appearance holder during Sunday’s 2-1 win at Eibar in La Liga.
Marcelino made no secret of his disdain after Mateo Musacchio returned from Argentina duty with an injury to rule him out of Villarreal’s trip to Eibar.
Fran Escriba insisted he was not worried “in the slightest” about staying on as Getafe Coach after Friday’s “worst performance” in a 1-1 draw with Eibar.
Pedro Leon says he will “die” with Getafe in his blood after issuing a rallying cry to his struggling teammates ahead of Friday’s match against Eibar in La Liga.
Eibar boss Jose Luis Mendilibar has described Rayo Vallecano as “a small team who play like a big one” ahead of Saturday’s meeting between the sides.
Borja Baston, Antonio Sanabria and Fabian Orellana are the three forwards considered by Valencia for next season with Alvaro Negredo a doubt.
Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano took the positives from his ban for five yellow cards on Saturday against Eibar as “it’ll be good to get some rest”.
Luis Enrique says Barcelona “aren’t afraid” of the pressure to defend their La Liga crown after Sunday’s 4-0 win at Eibar.
The ‘MSN’ reached 100 goals for the season on Sunday as Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both scored in Barcelona’s 4-0 La Liga win at Eibar.
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Munir El Haddadi is the player elected to replace the suspended Neymar for Barcelona’s trip to Eibar in La Liga this afternoon.
Luis Enrique believes Lionel Messi “can still be the best at 40” ahead of Barcelona’s trip to Eibar in La Liga on Sunday.
Unai Emery became only the third Sevilla Coach to win 100 games on Wednesday after he led his side to a 1-0 victory over Eibar.
Unai Emery considers Eibar to be a ‘direct rival’ to Sevilla’s European hopes this season.
Quique Setien praised his Las Palmas playersfor “taking a big step” towards survival in La Liga after Friday’s 1-0 win at Eibar.
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