ESPANYOL NEWS

Basement club Osasuna slid further towards relegation as they crashed to a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Espanyol in Sunday’s early kick-off.
Quique Sanchez Flores has warned Espanyol that “a difficult and deceitful game” awaits them when they host Osasuna on Sunday.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane hailed Gareth Bale after his goalscoring comeback against Espanyol. “There’s no-one else like him.”
Jose Manuel Jurado has bizarrely claimed that he time-wasted when he was substituted against Real Madrid, despite Espanyol being 1-0 down.
Dani Carvajal says the pressure is now on Barcelona after Real Madrid “did their homework” against Espanyol on Saturday.
Gareth Bale scored a comeback goal as Real Madrid continued to set the pace in La Liga with a 2-0 victory over Espanyol on Saturday.
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Gareth Bale is a substitute for a weakened Real Madrid against Espanyol in La Liga this afternoon.
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos will miss his side’s clash with Espanyol on Saturday, boss Zinedine Zidane has confirmed.
Gareth Bale will return to action for the first time in three months against Espanyol on Saturday after recovering from his knee injury.
La Liga Week 22 began in style as Asier Illarramendi’s rocket took Real Sociedad past Espanyol and Aritz Aduriz was Athletic Bilbao’s saviour.
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores has told fans to dream of the club qualifying for Europe as that is the aim for the club this campaign.
Pablo Piatti insists helping Espanyol means more to him than individual accomplishments after his wonder winner at Malaga on Saturday.
Quique Sanchez Flores is hoping Felipe Caicedo can “push on” for Espanyol after his proposed transfer to Villarreal in January fell through.
Sergio Garcia is ‘counting the months’ until he signs for Espanyol in the summer, after a deal could not be concluded in the January window.
Felipe Caicedo is on the verge of joining Villarreal from La Liga rivals Espanyol, if the latter can conclude their deal for Sergio Garcia’s return say reports in Spain.
Sergio Garcia is returning to Espanyol and will reportedly take ‘reserve team wages’ such is his desire to the Catalan club from Qatar.
Jorge Sampaoli has praised the effort and determination of his Sevilla side despite slipping to a 3-1 defeat at Espanyol on Sunday.
Jorge Sampaoli reveals he is eyeing a repeat of Sevilla’s 6-4 triumph over Espanyol when his side travel to Cornella-El Prat on Sunday.
Valencia are keen on signing Celta Vigo winger Fabian Orellana, although the two clubs are still a long way from an agreement, say reports in Spain.
Experienced forward Sergio Garcia could make a return to Espanyol in January, 18 months after leaving the club for Qatari side Al-Rayyan.
Real Madrid's return to winning ways on Saturday will dominate media attention in Spain, but plenty of other headlines were made elsewhere.
Lucas Alcaraz insists his Granada team can compete to stay in the Primera Liga but admits they must start winning more points away from home.
Espanyol Coach Quique Sanchez Flores believes his team are going in the right direction despite recent results.
Valencia manager Voro Gonzalez praised the personality and determination his side showed as they won their first La Liga match since October.
Valencia boss Voro Gonzalez believes Simone Zaza is “a proven striker”, who has the “character” to help the club put pay to their slump.
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores has confirmed that Martin Demichelis is free to leave the club six months early.
Villarreal, Celta Vigo and Espanyol are all keen on bringing Croatian playmaker Alen Halilovic back to La Liga after a spell with Hamburg in Germany.
Espanyol would consider selling striker Filipe Caicedo in the January transfer market if the offer was right, the club’s sporting director has said.
Quique Sanchez Flores has issued an apology to Espanyol fans after embracing Lionel Messi after his side’s heavy defeat in Sunday’s Catalan derby.
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