LaLiga Saturday round-up
Real Madrid's return to winning ways on Saturday will dominate media attention in Spain, but plenty of other headlines were made elsewhere.
'Parejo hard to replace'
Valencia Coach Salvador Gonzalez wants midfielder Dani Parejo to remain at the club, adding he would be hard to replace.
Valencia wanted Jovetic/Parejo swap
Valencia wanted to sign Stevan Jovetic from Inter Milan earlier this month, and even proposed a swap deal with Dani Parejo to the Italian giants, say reports.
LVG denies retiring, rejected Valencia
Louis Van Gaal has dismissed reports that he has retired from football and revealed he rejected the chance to manage Valencia after Cesare Prandelli.
Zaza plans long-term Valencia stay
New Valencia striker Simone Zaza has confirmed he wants to sign for the club on a deal beyond the current season as he hopes to get his career back on track.
Voro hails players 'personality'
Valencia manager Voro Gonzalez praised the personality and determination his side showed as they won their first La Liga match since October.
Voro excited by Zaza arrival
Valencia boss Voro Gonzalez believes Simone Zaza is “a proven striker”, who has the “character” to help the club put pay to their slump.
Valencia confirm Zaza interest
Valencia coach Voro has confirmed the club are hopeful of signing Juventus striker Simeone Zaza in the January transfer window.
Zaza negotiating Juve exit for Valencia
Simone Zaza’s representatives are currently negotiating the forward’s exit from Juventus as a move to Valencia looms, according to reports in Spain.
Bakkali set for Porto switch
Valencia midfielder Zakaria Bakkali could be set for a move to FC Porto to be reunited with his former manager Nuno Espirito Santo, according to reports.
Voro named Valencia boss
Valencia have confirmed that caretaker manager Voro Gonzalez will remain as coach of the club until the end of the current season at least.
Maksimovic: I will join Valencia
Serbian international Nemanja Maksimovic has confirmed he will join Valencia in June once his contract with Kazakh Premier League champions Astana ends.
Draw a 'psychological blow' - Voro
Valencia caretaker manager Voro has described conceding a stoppage time equaliser at Osasuna minutes after a penalty miss as a ‘psychological blow.
Vasiljevic calls for Osasuna spirit
New Osasuna boss Petar Vasiljevic has challenged his players to ‘not hide’ ahead of his first game in charge against fellow crisis-stricken side Valencia.
OFFICIAL: Suso leaves Valencia
Jesus Garcia Pitarch has resigned from his post as sporting director of Valencia, just a week after Cesare Prandelli’s departure.
Valencia join Evra chase
Valencia have joined Manchester United in registering an interest in signing Juventus full-back Patrice Evra in January, according to reports.
Valencia miss out on Mikel, want Zaza
Valencia are set to miss out on signing Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel but have renewed their interest in Juventus forward Simone Zaza.
Prandelli ‘could’ve been clever’
Former Valencia boss Cesare Prandelli claims “I could’ve been clever and waited for them to sack me”, but “I became disenfranchised”.
Voro: Copa not for Valencia...
Voro Gonzalez accepts the Copa del Rey is “no longer for Valencia” after their Celta Vigo humbling but insists his players are ready to “sacrifice themselves”.
Mikel holds Valencia talks
Valencia sporting director Jesus Garcia Pitarch has confirmed the club have held talks with Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel over a transfer.
Voro appointment permanent?
Valencia may appoint caretaker coach Voro Gonzalez as permanent manager following the resignation of Cesare Prandelli, the club have indicated.
Prandelli blasts Valencia board
Cesare Prandelli claims Valencia’s board are “numbers people” who live in “fear of the fans” and that sporting director Suso Pitarch bottled his own resignation.
Voro takes Valencia reins
Suso Pitarch has confirmed that Voro Gonzalez will be in charge of Valencia for the foreseeable future as “no-one has asked me” to find a new Coach.
Suso: Unreasonable Prandelli
Valencia sporting director Suso Pitarch claims “irresponsible” Cesare Prandelli made unreasonable demands and led him to consider his own position.
‘Prandelli looked for an excuse!’
Valencia director Anil Murthy has slammed Cesare Prandelli for “giving up” and “looking for excuses to leave” following the Coach’s shock resignation on Friday.
Prandelli resigns at Valencia
Cesare Prandelli has resigned as Valencia manager less than three months after accepting the role, the club confirmed on Friday.
Villa wanted Valencia stay
David Villa has revealed he only joined Barcelona because Valencia needed the money from his sale at the time.
Valencia plan Mikel move
Valencia are confident of landing Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel in the January transfer window but face opposition from others, according to reports in Spain.
Negredo 'very happy' at Boro
Alvaro Negredo has claimed he is enjoying life on loan at Middlesbrough and he hopes to continue playing in England beyond the current season.
Copa Del Rey last 16 draw
The draw for the last sixteen of the Copa Del Rey produced some mouth-watering prospects as many top sides were paired against each other.
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