Rayo Vallecano midfielder Luis Farina agrees Lionel Messi’s absence will help the team against Barcelona, but stresses other factors have to be considered.
Paco Jemez insists “no-one can criticise” Rayo Vallecano after putting Sunday’s 2-0 defeat to Real Betis down to an absence of luck.
Pepe Mel has insisted that midday kick-offs are no problem for Real Betis ahead of Sunday’s early game against Rayo Vallecano – their second in a row.
Unai Emery believes Sevilla are on the right track for the rest of the season following Saturday’s 3-2 victory over Rayo Vallecano in La Liga.
Unai Emery has conceded that Sevilla are in “a state of emergency”, making Saturday’s encounter with Rayo Vallecano a must-win.
LPF President Javier Tebas denies the vote to include centralised television rights in the League’s statutes is a win for him personally.
Paco Jemez rated Rayo Vallecano’s performance in beating Sporting Gijon as ‘spectacular’ and an improvement on recent displays.
Sporting Gijon Coach Abelardo believes a win for his side at Rayo Vallecano would be ‘an important step.’
Paco Jemez is ready for a hard night when his Rayo Vallecano side host Sporting Gijon, describing the Primera new boys as a ‘tough, tough opponent.’
Paco Jemez believes Rayo Vallecano’s season starts now following Sunday’s 1-0 win at Las Palmas in La Liga.
Javi Guerra insists Rayo Vallecano aren’t panicking despite a slow start to the season that has left them with one point from three games.
Victor Sanchez believes Deportivo La Coruna’s win over Rayo Vallecano will see the team keep improving throughout the season.
Paco Jemez described Rayo Vallecano’s second half in the defeat to Deportivo La Coruna as ‘erratic’ and rued his team’s defensive mistakes.
Paco Jemez is more focused on a good Rayo Vallecano performance than recording a victory and wants Deportivo La Coruna to be respected.
Victor Sanchez says he is seeking an all-round improvement from Deportivo La Coruna when they travel to La Liga rivals Rayo Vallecano on Monday.
Rayo Vallecano added two new players to Paco Jemez’s squad late on transfer deadline day, snapping up Javi Guerra and Pablo Hernandez.
Eduardo Berizzo was happy with the way Celta Vigo made use of having an extra man for much of their win over Rayo Vallecano.
Paco Jemez has claimed that Rayo Vallecano “are still light years away from what we can be” ahead of Celta Vigo in La Liga on Saturday.
Nuno Santo has admitted that Valencia were not ruthless enough during their goalless draw with Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Saturday.
Nuno Santo has insisted that Valencia wish Nicolas Otamendi well, despite the protracted nature of the defender's move to Manchester City.
The Spanish football calendar is expected to undergo yet another revision with games to be played on December 30 and 31.
Rayo Vallecano have confirmed the signing of Argentine midfielder Luis Farina on a season-long loan from Benfica.
Paco Jemez has attempted to put the row over the signing of Zhang Chengdong behind Rayo Vallecano. ‘Whatever the circumstances he’s another player.’
Rayo Vallecano sporting director Felipe Minambres insists Paco Jemez knew the club was looking to sign China forward Zhang Chengdong.
Rayo Vallecano boss Paco Jemez has expressed his fury with the signing of Zhang Chengdong, claiming it “suits me like a hole in the head”.
Paco Jemez has admitted that “maybe it’s time to change the Coach” in a scathing attack on Rayo Vallecano after their 5-0 defeat to Albacete on Saturday.
Rayo Vallecano have confirmed the signing of winger Patrick Ebert from Spartak Moscow on a two-year contract.
Zhang Chengdong, known as Dudu, will become La Liga’s first Chinese player after signing for Rayo Vallecano, according to reports.
Barcelona will begin the defence of their La Liga title with a trip to San Mames to face Athletic Bilbao, it has been announced.
Sevilla have completed the signing of former Rayo Vallecano loanee Gael Kakuta from Chelsea on a free transfer.

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