ESPANYOL NEWS

A double from Aritz Aduriz propelled Athletic Club Bilbao into sixth place and a Europa League spot with an important victory over Espanyol.
Jose Antonio Reyes admits his injury-time winner against Real Betis in La Liga on Friday was as much for Sevilla fans as those of Espanyol.
Real Betis coach Victor Sanchez del Amo is aiming to secure successive victories for the first time this season as his side travel to Espanyol.
Mauricio Pochettino has explained he could never be Barcelona Coach due to his connections with Catalan rivals Espanyol.
Real Madrid are reportedly targeting Real Sociedad’s Yuri Berchiche and Espanyol’s Aaron Martin as left-back reinforcements for next season.
Real Sociedad and Villarreal both had their hopes of Champions League football next season dashed after defeats in La Liga Week 28.
The two outsiders for European qualification take to Ipurua on Saturday as only a win will do for Eibar and Espanyol.
Espanyol provisionally moved to within six points of a Europa League spot in La Liga after a thrilling 4-3 victory over Las Palmas on Friday.
Espanyol Coach Quique Sanchez Flores maintains that qualifying for next season’s Europa League is his side’s ambition for the season.
Leganes won their relegation six-pointer against Granada as Fran Escriba toppled Quique Sanchez Flores in Saturday’s La Liga Week 26 action.
Leganes host Granada in a relegation six-pointer to kick off Saturday’s action in La Liga Week 26 as Fran Escriba faces former mentor Quique Sanchez Flores.
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.
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