LAS PALMAS NEWS

Basque sides took over La Liga Week 15 as Alaves continued their revival and Athletic Bilbao ended their slump, but Real Sociedad were stunned by Malaga.
Alaves Coach Abelardo Fernandez believes his side’s match against Las Palmas on Friday night is ‘important but not decisive’ in the relegation fight.
Paco Jemez is willing to fill the coaching vacancy at Las Palmas but has asked the club to wait until after Christmas.
Sevilla made it three straight victories in La Liga Week 14, while there was no end to Villarreal or Real Betis’ misery.
Lanus boss Jorge Almiron has confirmed that he will “almost definitely” be Las Palmas’ next Coach.
Las Palmas and Real Betis both hope to put a winless November behind them in Quique Setien’s return to Gran Canaria this evening.
Paco Jemez has revealed he has rejected an approach from Las Palmas as it is ‘not the right time’ but is ‘certain’ he will join the club in the future.
Vitolo has reportedly joined up with Atletico Madrid early to speed up his recovery from an injury sustained with Las Palmas.
Manager-less Alaves are in talks with former Rayo Vallecano and Granda Coach Paco Jemez after he left Mexican club Cruz Azul.
Spain international winger Vitolo has played his ‘last match for Las Palmas’ according to the club’s president after picking up an injury.
Las Palmas have sacked Coach Pako Ayestaran in the aftermath of Wednesday’s Copa Del Rey defeat to Deportivo La Coruna.
Former Rayo Vallecano and Granada Coach Paco Jemez has departed Mexican club Cruz Azul amid links with a return to La Liga.
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.
Las Palmas will reportedly sack Pako Ayestaran if he fails to prevent a ninth straight defeat in La Liga to Real Sociedad on Sunday.
Former Rayo Vallecano and Granada Coach Paco Jemez has agreed to leave Cruz Azul next month amid links with a La Liga return.
Malaga are eyeing up a January move for out-of-favour Swansea City midfielder Roque Mesa, according to reports in Spain.
Vinny Samways believes Las Palmas need to start showing ‘character’ if they are to emerge from their current bad run of form.
Valencia made history in their win at Espanyol in Sunday’s Week 12 action, but their former Coach wrote the wrong kind with Las Palmas.
Las Palmas have reportedly spared Pako Ayestaran the sack, despite the Coach suffering his 13th straight defeat on Sunday.
Swansea City midfielder Roque Mesa has ruled out a return to Las Palmas and insists he wants to fight for his place at the Liberty Stadium.
Pako Ayestaran insists there are positives for Las Palmas to take from the 3-0 defeat at Real Madrid. ‘We controlled the first half…’
Las Palmas winger Vitolo felt his side were doing well at Real Madrid until Marco Asensio doubled Los Blancos’ advantage.
Sergio Ramos believes Real Madrid starlet Marco Asensio should be left alone to play his football, not weighed down by the pressure of expectation.
Marco Asensio insists it doesn’t matter who scores for Real Madrid as long as someone does after he netted in the win over Las Palmas.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insists goal-shy Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema “will be back scoring soon.”
Real Madrid returned to winning ways with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Las Palmas in La Liga on Sunday.
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Luka Modric is benched for Real Madrid's clash with Las Palmas this evening, while young defender Jesus Vallejo makes his League debut.
Real Madrid will stick to their guns against Las Palmas, despite back-to-back defeats, according to Coach Zinedine Zidane.
Las Palmas winger Vitolo has laughed off suggestions that Real Madrid are in crisis and ‘will do everything’ to defeat his side on Sunday.
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