GETAFE NEWS

Getafe President Angel Torres says Barcelona players showed his club a lack of respect the last time the two clubs met.
Unai Emery claimed “even Barcelona are much stronger at home than away” after Sevilla’s winless away form continued at Getafe on Saturday.
Unai Emery admits Sevilla’s trip to Getafe in La Liga on Saturday “really is a small final” as he retains slight faith in catching Villarreal.
Mehdi Lacen heavily criticised his own team after Getafe’s thrashing at Las Palmas. ‘We have to realise we’re really bad as a team.’
Fran Escriba cited the need for a ‘strong mentality’ to arrest Getafe’s slump after a heavy defeat at Las Palmas.
Getafe Coach Fran Escriba admits the team is ‘hurt’ by a run of six straight defeats and ‘we have to break this streak.’
Las Palmas Coach Quique Setien warns Getafe’s run of defeats will come to an end and it could be against his side.
Former Real Madrid midfielder Michel believes he is ‘as capable as anyone’ of taking the Spain or Santiago Bernabeu bench.
Celta Vigo Coach Eduardo Berizzo believes his side have an extra incentive as they go to Getafe, a ground at which they have never won.
Alvaro Pereira is free to debut for Getafe this weekend after his eight-game suspension was dismissed.
Fran Escriba was “ashamed” of Getafe’s performance in Friday’s 3-0 defeat to Levante and warned “only those who die for the shirt will play”.
Fran Escriba says he is hopeful that Alvaro Pereira will be eligible for Getafe’s trip to Levante in La Liga on Friday.
LFP President Javier Tebas has floated the idea of early Saturday starts to matches next season, and wants the Copa del Rey ‘reinvented.’
Fernando Torres will start for Atletico Madrid against Getafe on Sunday, and Diego Simeone is backing the 100-goal striker to produce the goods.
Javi Gracia has warned his Malaga players that he will be the first person to criticise them following Friday’s 3-0 victory over Getafe in La Liga.
Javi Gracia says his Malaga players are feeling “confident and secure” about themselves ahead of Friday’s encounter with Getafe in La Liga.
Getafe President Angel Torres confirmed a possible appeal against Alvaro Pereira’s eight-game ban but was philosophical about the situation.
Getafe new-boy Alvaro Pereira will have to serve an eight-game ban left over from his time in Argentina despite moving clubs in January.
Ernesto Valverde admitted his “tired” Athletic Bilbao players were lucky to escape with a 1-0 win at Getafe in La Liga on Saturday.
Ernesto Valverde admits Athletic Bilbao have a tough task in bouncing back from their Copa del Rey elimination when they travel to Getafe on Saturday.
La Liga President Javier Tebas has travelled to Brussels to speak in defence of third-party ownership. ‘Without it, La Liga’s stars will go to the Premier League.’
Jose Ramon Sandoval claimed Granada’s 3-2 victory over Getafe in La Liga on Saturday “said they want to stay in La Liga”.
Jose Ramon Sandoval has admitted that he is treating Granada’s visit of Getafe in La Liga on Saturday as “the last game of my life”.
Fran Escriba has confirmed that Getafe will not make any signings this month or replace anyone who leaves after Sunday’s 3-1 win against Espanyol.
Levante have reportedly joined the chase for Fiorentina’s Giuseppe Rossi, with Villarreal, Getafe, Real Sociedad and Real Betis also interested.
Fran Escriba has admitted that his Getafe players are free to target European football but warned forgetting about survival “would be wrong”.
Pepe Mel has made it clear that he will go “back to basics” for Real Betis' encounter with relegation rivals Getafe in La Liga on Saturday.
Romanian striker Ciprian Marica is reportedly “a step away” from securing a return to Getafe.
Fran Escriba declared himself ‘proud’ of how his Getafe players recovered from going a goal down at Sporting Gijon and missing a penalty.
Fran Escriba admits Getafe are “desperate” to get their first away win of the season against Sporting Gijon in La Liga on Monday.
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