LEGANES 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.
Sevilla made it three straight victories in La Liga Week 14, while there was no end to Villarreal or Real Betis’ misery.
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.
Leganes boss Asier Garitano is ‘very happy’ with the club gathering 17 points from their opening 12 matches of La Liga this season.
Barcelona will appeal to the yellow cards shown to Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez during Saturday’s win at Leganes, the club have confirmed.
Ernesto Valverde admits Barcelona’s 3-0 win at Leganes was “misleading and excessive” as they “made it difficult for us and had a great game.”
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez assures “I wasn’t anxious” about his lack of goals but admits Gerard Pique will be “a very big miss” for Valencia.
Luis Suarez's first League goals in over a month fired Barcelona to a 3-0 victory over Leganes on Saturday.
Football Espana brings you LIVE coverage of Leganes-Barcelona, followed by the Derbi between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid!
Paco Alcacer keeps his place in Barcelona's attack for their trip to Leganes in La Liga this afternoon.
Thomas Vermalen could be a surprise starter for Barcelona when they resume their Liga campaign at Leganes on Saturday.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde admits Antoine Griezmann is “a great player” and that “we’ll see what happens” with the Atletico Madrid ace.
Luis Suarez and Arda Turan are both expected to be involved in Barcelona’s squad for their trip to Leganes after recovering from injuries.
Leganes will attempt to sign Valencia midfielder Fabian Orellana in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain.
Valencia recorded their seventh straight victory in La Liga, Thomas Partey rescued Atletico Madrid again and Alaves finally won at home.
Valencia will be looking for their eighth straight win on Saturday against Leganes, who possess one of Europe’s meanest defences.
Atletico Madrid laboured to another draw but Sevilla bounced back against Leganes in Saturday’s La Liga action for Week 10.
An unlikely top-eight clash in La Liga sees a leaky Sevilla side host high-fliers Leganes late on Saturday.
Sevilla’s clash with Leganes on Saturday has been pushed back to a late night kick-off due to ‘predicted high temperatures’, it has been confirmed.
Leganes heaped the pressure on Athletic Bilbao boss Jose Angel Ziganda in Sunday’s Week 9 action, while Atletico Madrid stole victory at Celta Vigo.
The pressure is on Athletic Bilbao boss Jose Angel Ziganda when his misfiring Leones travel to high-flying Leganes in La Liga on Sunday.
Malaga remain rooted to the bottom of La Liga after suffering their seventh loss in eight outings at home to Leganes.
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.
Malaga will be hoping to win at their eighth attempt on Sunday against Leganes, who can move into the top six of La Liga with victory.
Atletico Madrid ‘deserved’ to beat Leganes and now must take advantage of the international break to ‘recharge batteries’, says Jose Maria Gimenez.
Diego Simeone hinted tiredness was behind his decision to substitute Antoine Griezmann during Atletico Madrid’s goalless draw with Leganes on Saturday.
Diego Simeone has assured the goals will come for Atletico Madrid and that Diego Costa is “very well mentally and in terms of morale.”
Espanyol, Getafe and Celta Vigo all ran riot in Sunday’s La Liga Week 6 action, while Valencia edged out Real Sociedad in a top-of-the-table thriller.
A depleted Las Palmas host Leganes on Sunday, in a clash between one of La Liga’s leakiest defences and its second-lowest scorers.
Leganes and Girona played out a scoreless draw on Wednesday, in a match of few clear-cut chances.
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