VALENCIA NEWS

Valencia Coach Marcelino Garcia Toral has revealed he was convinced he’d be handed Inter’s vacant managerial job last season.
Atletico Madrid laboured to another draw but Sevilla bounced back against Leganes in Saturday’s La Liga action for Week 10.
Second-from-bottom meets second-from-top in La Liga as Alaves look to stun Valencia on Saturday.
Valencia will activate their €25m option to sign Geoffrey Kondogbia permanently from Inter at the end of the season, say reports in Spain.
Simone Zaza’s father has revealed the player is hopeful of a recall to the Italian national side after hitting a rich vein of form with Valencia.
Valencia captain Dani Parejo has revealed he has lost more than 5kg since Coach Marcelino arrived at the club this summer.
Valencia captain Dani Parejo hopes to stay at the club ‘for many years’ and rejected speculation he wanted a move to Barcelona.
Marcelino has called Geoffrey Kondogbia’s two-game Copa del Rey ban for a suspension dating back four seasons as ‘unfair’.
Tuesday’s Copa del Rey last-32 action saw Sevilla and Valencia both win but Malaga suffer a giant-killing defeat to second-tier Numancia.
Manchester United are still interested in signing Valencia’s in-form midfielder Carlos Soler, according to reports.
Valencia demolished Sevilla to leave Eduardo Berizzo under pressure in Saturday’s Week 9 action as Real Betis bounced back with victory over Alaves.
Valencia face the biggest test of their top-four credentials on Saturday, when they welcome an out-of-sorts Sevilla to Mestalla.
Simone Zaza has heaped praise on Valencia Coach Marcelino for ‘not being an army general’ and improving players ‘through dialogue’.
Valencia’s on loan midfielder Andreas Pereira has been banned from driving for eight month after speeding at over three times the speed limit.
Valencia midfielder Andreas Pereira has apologised to the club via social media after he was arrested for speeding.
It is ‘impossible’ for Valencia to compete with Real Madrid and Barcelona for the league title this season, according to Coach Marcelino.
Valencia moved up to second in La Liga with a thrilling 6-3 victory in Real Betis in an action-packed, Sunday-night encounter.
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.
Benito Villamarin plays host to a top-of-the-table clash as Valencia can leap into second place with victory over similarly in-form Real Betis.
A second half fightback from Athletic Bilbao wasn’t enough to stop Valencia continuing their unbeaten run and moving to third in La Liga.
Valencia forward Rodrigo Moreno, Napoli’s Jose Callejon and Real Sociedad midfielder Asier Illarramendi have been restored to Spain’s national squad.
Valencia’s Simone Zaza could earn his first call-up to the Italian national team since an embarrassing penalty miss in Euro 2016, say reports.
Valencia have confirmed an option to buy Geoffrey Kondogbia permanently at the end of the campaign and ‘have an agreement’ with the player.
Former Valencia Coach has been appointed as the new Las Palmas boss to replace Manolo Marquez, who resigned on Tuesday.
Valencia forward Simone Zaza has been linked with a return to Italy as Torino monitor his situation, according to reports in Spain.
Valencia Coach Marcelino has confirmed he picked up a muscular injury whilst celebrating his side’s winner at Real Sociedad on Sunday.
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.
Real Sociedad will be hoping to end a losing run when they host Valencia, who are still unbeaten in La Liga after five games.
Valencia and Villarreal are both under investigation over allegedly breaking FIFA rules regarding the transfers of underage players.
Barcelona have the highest wage budget in Spanish football for the current campaign, surpassing Real Madrid at the top of the list.
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