SPORTING GIJON NEWS

Sporting Gijon have appointed vastly experienced Coach Paco Herrera following the side’s relegation from La Liga, the club have confirmed.
Sporting director Miguel Torrecilla has left Real Betis after just one year at the club to join recently-relegated Sporting Gijon, it has been confirmed.
Jorge Sampaoli seemingly signed off from Sevilla with a ‘manita’ against Osasuna as Las Palmas took another hammering in Quique Setien’s final game.
El Molinon hosts its final La Liga game for some time on Saturday as relegated Sporting Gijon take on Real Betis, who cannot finish higher than 14th.
Sporting Gijon beat Eibar 1-0 on Sunday for their second straight win but were nonetheless relegated after results went against them.
Only a win will do for Sporting Gijon at Eibar on Sunday if they are to remain in La Liga next season.
Atletico Madrid moved clear of Sevilla in third place and Sporting Gijon took the fight for survival down to the wire with victory over Las Palmas in Week 36.
Sporting Gijon are “practically” relegated if they fail to beat Las Palmas, according to Coach Rubi, who has Lacina Traore back at his disposal.
Granada were relegated from La Liga after defeat to Real Sociedad in Week 35 as Atletico Madrid scored three in the opening 18 minutes at Las Palmas.
Villarreal Coach Fran Escriba believes Sporting Gijon will ‘fight for their lives’ during Friday night’s clash at Estadio de la Ceramica.
Sporting Gijon had to settle for a point at home to Espanyol as their battle against relegation looks set to run until the end of the campaign.
The most important match of the season awaits Osasuna and Sporting Gijon when the relegation rivals face off at El Sadar on Saturday.
Real Madrid full-back Marcelo explained how ‘there is never an easy game’ for the club after Saturday’s 3-2 win at Sporting Gijon.
Isco has dropped his biggest hint yet that he will sign a new contract with Real Madrid. “I want to stay at the best team in the world for many more years.”
Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid is Isco’s “home” after the midfielder’s match-winning performance against Sporting Gijon on Saturday.
Isco capped off a sensational performance with a last-minute winner as Real Madrid came back from behind to beat Sporting Gijon 3-2 on Saturday.
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Sergio Ramos is Real Madrid’s only first-team regular that starts against Sporting Gijon in La Liga this afternoon.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that Gareth Bale will not play against Sporting Gijon on Saturday and is touch-and-go for Bayern Munich.
Eusebio Sacristan felt Real Sociedad’s win over Sporting Gijon was “important” to banish the ill feelings of four games without success.
Malaga secured their first away win in over a year to move away from the relegation battle and plunge Sporting Gijon further into the bottom three.
Sevilla Coach Jorge Sampaoli has insisted his side do not lack freshness and rued their lack of ruthlessness in front of goal.
Jorge Sampaoli insists he is planning for next season with Sevilla but admits Monchi’s departure has provoked feelings of “emptiness and shock”.
Three goals in the space of seven minutes saw Sporting Gijon defeat Granada and reignite their push for survival in La Liga.
There needs to be a winner at El Molinon on Sunday if Granada or Sporting Gijon are to have a fighting chance of staying up.
Munir El Haddadi’s header five minutes from time salvaged a point for Valencia and denied Sporting Gijon a valuable three points at Mestalla.
Valencia and Sporting Gijon will be looking to bounce back from defeats when they lock horns in Saturday’s early kick-off.
Deportivo La Coruna won for the first time in 2017 on Sunday as Atletico Madrid returned to La Liga’s Champions League spots in Week 26.
Pepe Mel says that while Deportivo La Coruna’s trip to Sporting Gijon is not “life or death”, a win would “reaffirm” their improvement.
Lionel Messi scored on his 500th Barcelona start as the Catalans cantered to a 6-1 victory over Sporting Gijon in La Liga on Wednesday.
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