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Las Palmas Coach Quique Setien believes his players fully understand the stakes as they host relegation rivals Granada.
Javier Tebas confirms bureaucratic obstructions mean a Primera fixture is unlikely to be played abroad in the near future, but hints at the Supercopa de Espana.
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Malaga have joined Granada and Rayo Vallecano in following the situation of Gael Kakuta at Sevilla, though Sevilla insist he isn’t leaving.
Eduardo Berizzo hailed Celta Vigo’s 2-0 win at Granada in La Liga on Sunday as “a display of authority, maturity and poise”.
Barcelona face Espanyol, Sevilla do battle with Real Betis and Atletico Madrid encounter Rayo Vallecano as three derbies headline the Copa del Rey last 16.
Jose Ramon Sandoval hailed his Granada players for winning a “final” in Saturday’s 2-1 win at relegation rivals Levante.
Jose Ramon Sandoval has admitted that Granada are “bipolar” and must buck the trend when they travel to Levante on Saturday.
Diego Simeone hailed his Atletico Madrid players for making “a huge effort defensively” during Saturday’s 2-0 win at Granada in La Liga.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone believes Saul Niguez has “absolutely everything” and what it takes to replace Tiago Mendes against Granada on Saturday.
Jose Ramon Sandoval admitted Granada didn’t deserve more from their Copa del Rey first leg at Leganes than the defeat they left with.
Malaga have sacked general manager Vicente Casado, and more dismissals could be on the horizon if the Spanish Press are to be believed.
Malaga boss Javi Gracia has insisted that he is not afraid of losing his job, despite Saturday’s visit of Granada being portrayed as a must-win.
The LFP has announced that nine matches will be played on December 30, with the derby between Villarreal and Valencia a day later.
Ernesto Valverde admitted Athletic Bilbao were deservedly punished for their mistakes during Sunday’s 2-0 defeat at Granada in La Liga.
Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde insists Iker Muniain’s recent thigh knock “isn’t important” and expects him to be back in full training next week.
Paco Jemez hailed Javi Guerra for his “spectacular” form after the striker’s brace in Saturday’s 2-1 win against Granada.
Jose Ramon Sandoval says Granada have travelled to Rayo Vallecano “to play them at their own game” ahead of Saturday’s encounter at Vallecas.
Jose Ramon Sandoval is looking forward to taking Granada to former club Rayo Vallecano but says there will be no room for sentiment.
Jose Ramon Sandoval launched a scathing attack on his Granada players after they dropped two points at the death against Espanyol on Sunday.
Sergio Gonzalez believes Espanyol have a great opportunity to make up ground in La Liga when they host Granada on Sunday.
Pepe Mel has called for goal-line technology to be implemented in La Liga after Real Betis’ 1-1 draw with Granada on Saturday was marred by a ghost goal.
Jose Ramon Sandoval has made it clear that Granada cannot afford any more excuses ahead of Saturday’s “must-win” against Real Betis in La Liga.
Jose Ramon Sandoval lamented the final few minutes of Granada’s visit to Sporting Gijon after they went from leading 3-1 to drawing 3-3.
Sporting Gijon Coach Abelardo believes a packed El Molinon helped his side come from 3-1 down to Granada to draw 3-3.
Sporting Gijon have been dealt a pre-Granada blow with confirmation that Antonio Sanabria faces six weeks out with a thigh injury.
The draw has been made for the Copa del Rey last 32, which sees La Liga clubs enter the competition for the first time this season.
LFP President Javier Tebas has clarified recent comments regarding La Liga matches being held outside Spain. ‘In five or six years…’
LFP President Javier Tebas has revealed plans to play Copa del Rey and Primera fixtures outside Spain in the future.
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