VILLARREAL NEWS

Celta Vigo will fly the La Liga flag in the Europa League after a dramatic comeback saw them secure a sensational win in Ukraine.
Villarreal boss Fran Escriba hailed his side’s late win at Real Sociedad as a ‘massive boost’ as they recovered from Thursday’s damaging defeat to Roma.
Sunday gets under way with Real Sociedad and Villarreal locking horns in a huge game for European qualification, before struggling Valencia host Athletic Bilbao.
Spanish club’s miserable week in Europe was completed on Thursday night as Celta Vigo and Villarreal crashed to damaging home defeats.
Villarreal boss Fran Escriba doesn’t believe his side’s 4-0 hammering by AS Roma did not reflect his side’s performance but admits the tie is all but over.
Villarreal striker Roberto Soldado has returned to first-team training for the first time in six months following surgery on his right knee.
Antoine Griezmann’s late goal won Atletico Madrid a five-goal thriller against Celta Vigo as Sporting Gijon defeated Leganes in a relegation six-pointer.
A full-blown clash for survival between Leganes and Sporting Gijon is the pick of Week 22’s remaining action in La Liga.
Lucas Alcaraz has called on his Granada players to show their ability and start picking up points ahead of their La Liga clash against Las Palmas.
Sevilla boss Jorge Sampaoli was left frustrated after his team dropped two points at home to a resolute Villarreal side on Sunday.
Jorge Sampaoli has backed Sevilla’s efforts to eradicate the ultras culture among their fan base ahead of Sunday’s clash with Villarreal in La Liga.
Hull City announced the loan signing of Senegalese midfielder Alfred N'Diaye from Villarreal mere hours ahead of the January transfer window closing.
Felipe Caicedo is on the verge of joining Villarreal from La Liga rivals Espanyol, if the latter can conclude their deal for Sergio Garcia’s return say reports in Spain.
Alexandre Pato has become the latest European-based player to move to the Chinese Super League as he joins Tianjin Quanjian from Villarreal.
Genoa have rejected a bumper €20m from Villarreal for striker Giovanni Simeone, son of Atletico Madrid boss Diego, say reports.
Leeds United are reportedly closing in on a deal to sign Villarreal and Spain starlet Alfonso Pedraza.
Lucas Alcaraz has warned Granada that things will not get any easier for them after Saturday’s 2-0 defeat to Villarreal.
Fran Escriba confirms Alexandre Pato “has an interesting offer” to leave Villarreal after leaving the striker out of Saturday’s game against Granada.
Villarreal are reportedly set for a striker shake-up as Alexandre Pato and Rafael Santos Borre prepare to make way for Adrian Lopez and Felipe Caicedo.
Striker Alexandre Pato could be set to leave Villarreal only six months after joining the club from Brazilian side Corinthians, according to...
Real Madrid's return to winning ways on Saturday will dominate media attention in Spain, but plenty of other headlines were made elsewhere.
Roberto Soriano is enjoying life at Villarreal and admits he prefers playing in Spain to Italy's Serie A.
Valencia Coach Salvador Gonzalez wants midfielder Dani Parejo to remain at the club, adding he would be hard to replace.
Deportivo La Coruna boss Gaizka Garitano has revealed that the club are close to signing ex-Sevilla and Rayo Vallecano attacker Gael Kakuta.
Villarreal have been given a pre-Deportivo La Coruna boost this Saturday as boss Fran Escriba has been named La Liga’s best Coach for December.
Villarreal will be without defender Mateo Musacchio for a minimum of three weeks due to a fractured wrist, reports coach Fran Escriba.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique believes his side were denied two clear penalties as they were held to a draw by Villarreal on Sunday night.
Luis Enrique insists Barcelona “deserved” to beat Athletic Bilbao and Villarreal and only need “another dynamic” to start winning again.
Lionel Messi’s sublime free kick salvaged Barcelona a 1-1 draw with Villarreal on Sunday but left the Catalans potentially eight points behind Real Madrid.
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