VILLARREAL NEWS

Sevilla gave sporting director Monchi a fitting sendoff against Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga Week 31 as Villarreal toppled Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic Club Bilbao Coach Ernesto Valverde admits Friday night’s clash away to Villarreal is ‘crucial’ in the race for the European spots.
Victor Sanchez del Amo’s problems at Real Betis deepened with a disappointing and flat 1-0 home defeat to Villarreal on Tuesday night.
Real Betis Coach Victor Sanchez del Amo has described the ‘anger’ and ‘frustration’ at the club with so many late dropped points in La Liga.
Atletico Madrid leapfrogged Sevilla into third place with victory over Malaga, while Aritz Aduriz scored his 100th La Liga goal for Athletic Bilbao at Osasuna.
Villarreal may be forced to field veteran defender Daniele Bonera on Saturday against Eibar, who “can’t count on” Takashi Inui.
Napoli are reportedly planning a €20m swoop for Villarreal winger Samu Castillejo this summer.
Real Sociedad and Villarreal both had their hopes of Champions League football next season dashed after defeats in La Liga Week 28.
Las Palmas boss Quique Setien has confirmed that he will leave the club at the end of the season due to “irreconcilable differences”.
Roberto Soldado’s header just before the break was enough to earn Villarreal victory at Celta Vigo and keep their top ambitions on track.
Villarreal’s late charge in La Liga for the Champions League continues with a trip to Celta Vigo on Sunday.
Leganes won their relegation six-pointer against Granada as Fran Escriba toppled Quique Sanchez Flores in Saturday’s La Liga Week 26 action.
Leganes host Granada in a relegation six-pointer to kick off Saturday’s action in La Liga Week 26 as Fran Escriba faces former mentor Quique Sanchez Flores.
Real Madrid are set to formally complain to La Liga and its president Javier Tebas over alleged bias against the club in televised matches.
Villarreal president Fernando Roig claims he saw referee Jesus Gil Manzano and officials leave the stadium with Real Madrid bags and merchandise on Sunday.
Villarreal captain Bruno Soriano furiously criticised the decision to award a spot kick against him for an alleged hand ball, stating ‘it was clearly not a penalty’.
Real Madrid full-back Marcelo heaped praise his side’s mentality in their comeback win at Villarreal and insisted other results did not change their approach.
Villarreal have confirmed that goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo damaged knee ligaments against Real Madrid, ruling him out for the rest of the season.
Zinedine Zidane is confident Gareth Bale only picked up “a slight knock” after he was forced off during Real Madrid’s 3-2 win at Villarreal on Sunday.
Real Madrid came back from two down to beat Villarreal 3-2 and return to the top of La Liga, but their turnaround was marred by more refereeing controversy.
BBC are back for Real Madrid tonight against a much-changed Villarreal, in a La Liga must-win for Los Blancos at La Ceramica.
Football Espana is LIVE and kicking on this La Liga Super Sunday as Atletico Madrid and Barcelona do battle, before Villarreal host Real Madrid!
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane still “has a lot of faith” in Keylor Navas but did not disclose whether the goalkeeper would start against Villarreal on Sunday.
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.
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