GIRONA NEWS

Las Palmas left it late against Espanyol in La Liga Week 16, Girona won again and unwanted history was made in the Basque derby.
David Timor’s goal gave Girona their first competitive victory over Catalan rivals Espanyol in 80 years at Cornella-El Prat on Monday.
A hat-trick from Ibai Gomez in the last 20 minutes saw Alaves lift themselves off the bottom of La Liga against Girona, in Abelardo Fernandez’s first game in charge.
Girona Coach Pablo Machin admits he is wary of the threat from Alaves in Abelardo Fernandez’s first match in charge.
Pablo Maffeo has been discharged from a hospital in Seville after spending Saturday night following a head injury against Real Betis.
Las Palmas stopped the rot with a point at Real Sociedad in La Liga Week 13, while Girona extended their unbeaten run to five games.
Nolito came back to haunt Celta Vigo, Getafe smashed Alaves and Girona made it four games unbeaten in La Liga Week 12.
Girona Coach Pablo Machin has called on his team to continue their ‘sweet moment’ after winning three consecutive league matches.
Athletic Bilbao suffered their third straight defeat on Sunday, but there weren’t such problems for Girona and Villarreal.
Villarreal loanee Enes Unal could make his Levante debut against Girona, still on a high from their historic victory over Real Madrid.
Former Real Madrid player and Coach Jorge Valdano has hailed the fans of Girona for their ‘attitude’ during Sunday’s win over the champions.
Cristian Portugues – known as Portu – believes Girona deserved their victory over Real Madrid on the balance of play after he scored the winner.
Pablo Machin believes Girona showed they “can compete with anyone” after ‘deservedly’ beating Real Madrid 2-1 on Sunday.
Isco warns “don’t write Real Madrid off” after their 2-1 defeat to Girona but admits “we can’t go on like this.”
Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid only lacked “concentration” for Girona’s two goals on Sunday and not intensity or effort.
Girona pulled off a shock 2-1 victory over Real Madrid on Sunday, in a historic encounter at Montilivi.
Football Espana brings you LIVE build-up, commentary and analysis of the first-ever encounter between Girona and Real Madrid in La Liga!
Real Madrid are as full-strength as can be for their historic trip to Girona in La Liga this afternoon.
Real Madrid face Girona for the first time on Sunday, but the occasion has been overshadowed by the political climate in Catalonia.
Zinedine Zidane assures “it’s business as usual” for Real Madrid ahead of their clash with Girona in La Liga on Sunday.
Catalan football would not change in the event the region’s parliament declares independence from Spain, it’s FA’s president has explained.
Girona chairman Delfi Geli expects the club’s game against Real Madrid on Sunday to go ahead as planned despite security concerns.
Real Madrid’s trip to Girona on Sunday may be postponed if the Catalan government declares independence, say reports in Spain.
Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid “aren’t worried” about their trip to Girona this weekend, despite the political tension between Spain and Catalonia.
Thursday’s Copa del Rey last-32 action saw Las Palmas plunge Deportivo La Coruna into more trouble and Real Sociedad edge past Lleida.
Real Madrid director Emilio Butragueno (pictured left) has moved to play down security concerns for his side’s trip to Girona this weekend.
Girona secured their first-ever away win in Spain’s top flight with a 2-1 victory at Deportivo La Coruna on Monday evening.
Eibar and Deportivo La Coruna cancelled each other out in a scoreless stalemate at Ipurua on Sunday.
Sunday bore witness to La Liga’s game of the weekend as Valencia beat Real Betis in a dramatic, nine-goal thriller, while Malaga lost again.
Villarreal will be looking to make it back-to-back victories on Sunday when they face Girona, who are without a win in five.
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