GRANADA NEWS

Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira, currently on loan at Granada, has revealed he is ‘always ready’ to return to his parent club.
Jorge Sampaoli lamented Sevilla’s inability to be at their “best” during Saturday’s 2-1 defeat to Granada, who won for the first time in La Liga.
Jorge Sampaoli admits his “dream” is to “change the history of Spanish football” with Sevilla ahead of Saturday’s early kick-off against Granada.
Paco Jemez has been confirmed as the new head coach of Mexican side Cruz Azul, less than two months after being sacked by Granada.
Striker David Barral has returned to Granada training after having his suspension lifted by the club following an admission of guilt and full apology.
Celta Vigo boss Eduardo Berizzo has blamed the poor state of the pitch at Estadio Balaidos for an injury sustained by in-form Iago Aspas.
Granada have left out the suspended David Barral from their squad to face Celta Vigo on Sunday, but Isaac Cuenca stays in.
Granada have suspended David Barral as they investigate an alleged bust-up between the striker and winger Isaac Cuenca at training.
Cesare Prandelli has called on his Valencia team to show ‘more courage’ as he said a lack of belief cost them in Sunday’s draw with Granada.
Cesare Prandelli admits Sunday’s match against Granada in La Liga is a must-win and “like a final” for Valencia.
Marlos Moreno survived a serious injury scare after a freakish slip during Deportivo La Coruna’s 1-1 draw with Granada on Saturday.
Gaizka Garitano admits Deportivo La Coruna “need a good game away from home” ahead of Saturday’s trip to fellow strugglers Granada.
Luis Enrique insists Barcelona cannot win every game by “a landslide” following their 1-0 win against Granada on Sunday as “there’s no magic formula”.
Rafinha scored the only goal of the game as Barcelona narrowly defeated a spirited Granada 1-0 in La Liga on Saturday.
A depleted Barcelona name a makeshift midfield and three canteranos on the bench as Blaugrana loanee Sergi Samper is a substitute for Granada.
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Luis Enrique has hit back at accusations that Barcelona play-acted against Valencia. “Our values are playing good football, not kicking opponents.”
Lucas Alcaraz rued Granada falling five points adrift in La Liga but was pleased with the “attitude, effort and solidarity” they showed against Sporting Gijon.
Lucas Alcaraz insists Granada are counting on “their invididual talent to help the team” when they take on Sporting Gijon in La Liga on Saturday.
Diego Simeone is backing Yannick Carrasco to be “whatever he wants to be” after the winger’s hat-trick in Atletico Madrid’s 7-1 mauling of Granada on Saturday.
Diego Simeone insists Antoine Griezmann has reacted “brilliantly” to Franck Ribery’s claim that the Atletico Madrid forward is not world class.
Granada caretaker Lluis Planaguma admitted his side’s “legs became weak” during their 1-0 defeat to Leganes in La Liga on Saturday.
Asier Garitano admits Leganes are still on “a learning curve” and unsure how Granada will fare without Paco Jemez ahead of Saturday’s early La Liga kick-off.
Paco Jemez insists his side have the attacking qualities to pick up their first three points of the season away to Alaves on Monday night.
Paco Jemez blasts his Granada side for “lacking personality, football and desire” after they squandered a two-goal lead against Real Betis.
Paco Jemez admits Granada “have a long way to go to being a team and fitting in all the jigsaw pieces” ahead of Sunday’s match against Eibar.
Granada’s record signing Jose Angulo has tested positive for cocaine and will have his transfer annulled in the coming days.
Granada have confirmed the arrivals of two more players, Frenchman Frank Tabanou and Belgian Mehdi Carcela-Gonzalez.
Granada have announced the signing of forward Alberto Bueno on loan from Porto.
Granada have confirmed they have signed Omer Atzili from Israeli side Beitar Jersualem.

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