LEVANTE NEWS

Levante boss Lucas Alcaraz said his team was fortunate to have reached the last 16 of the Copa del Rey after the goalless draw with Albacete.
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has denied being involved in a match-fixing scandal surrounding a Levante-Zaragoza game in 2011.
Anti-corruption prosecutor Alejandro Luzon has filed a lawsuit for the alleged fixing of a Levante-Real Zaragoza match in May 2011.
Miroslav Djukic spoke of his contentment with Cordoba's 0-0 draw at home to Levante on Saturday. "In context of the game, it was a good point."
Lucas Alcaraz said he was 'satisfied' with Levante's 1-1 draw at home to Getafe on Monday, despite acknowledging several missed chances.
Cosmin Contra insists there is little reason for Getafe to have their head in the clouds ahead of the game against Levante.
Espanyol Coach Sergio believes the home game with Levante carries more importance than usual considering his team’s bad run.
Diego Alves has called for his Valencia teammates to put Sunday’s 2-1 defeat against Levante behind them, and quickly.
Levante Coach Lucas Alcaraz believes the winning goal of the Valencian derby was well-timed as it killed Valencia’s momentum.
Valencia Coach Nuno Santo has spoken of his excitement ahead of his first derby experience against Levante tomorrow.
Levante midfielder Ruben Garcia believes the derby with Valencia this weekend is the most important game of the season.
Sevilla defender Alejandro Arribas has revealed he cannot remember Levante’s equalising goal in the 1-1 draw at the weekend.
Everton striker Arouna Kone could be set to return to Levante in the winter transfer window after more than a year on the sidelines.
Levante Coach Lucas Alcaraz doesn’t want his side blamed for a fractious draw with Sevilla, insisting the visitors weren’t the cause.
Lucas Alcaraz is ready for a season of suffering despite Levante scoring their first home goals of the season in the win over Almeria.
Francisco doesn’t want Almeria to be anxious when they play Levante but warned against being sucked into a relegation battle.
Eduardo Berizzo commended his Celta Vigo side for their performance in the 3-0 win over Levante on Friday night.
Lucas Alcaraz has told Levante they can’t avoid relegation in May and have to start winning games now.
Eduardo Berizzo believes Levante’s style of play could change after Lucas Alcaraz replaced Jose Luis Mendilibar.
Jose Luis Mendilibar has said his farewells to the Levante players and staff following his dismissal on Monday night.
Levante have confirmed the appointment of Lucas Alcaraz as Coach after Jose Luis Mendilibar was sacked.
Quico Catalan says everyone at Levante is responsible for boss Jose Luis Mendilibar’s dismissal, particularly the players.
Levante boss Jose Luis Mendilibar has paid the price for Levante’s poor start to the season by being fired on Monday night.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid recorded a comfortable 5-0 win over Levante at Ciutat de Valencia.
Levante Coach Jose Luis Mendilibar insists his side are ready to play Real Madrid despite the strength of Los Blancos.
Defender Sergio Ramos is almost certain to miss Real Madrid’s game against Levante at the weekend.
Keylor Navas, Thibaut Courtois and Willy Caballero are the three contenders for the LFP’s goalkeeper of the year award.
Gaizka Garitano believes referee Undiano Mallenco lacked consistency as Eibar drew 3-3 at home with Levante.
Levante Coach Jose Luis Mendilibar believes his team should have beaten Eibar, describing the 3-3 draw as ‘two points lost.’
Eibar Coach Gaizka Garitano doesn’t believe the game against Levante is more crucial than any other - as they’re all vital to his team.

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