VILLARREAL NEWS

Marcelino made no secret of his disdain after Mateo Musacchio returned from Argentina duty with an injury to rule him out of Villarreal’s trip to Eibar.
Villarreal boss Marcelino has rubbished the notion that Barcelona were to blame for the poor level of officiating in Sunday’s 2-2 draw at El Madrigal.
Gerard Pique insists he was right not to be sent off for handball in Barcelona’s 2-2 draw with Villarreal on Sunday as “the first one wasn’t a booking”.
Luis Enrique felt Barcelona’s 2-2 draw with Villarreal was a “fantastic” result in the circumstances as he praised his side for being “great defensively”.
Barcelona’s 12-match winning run in La Liga came to an end at the hands of a Villarreal comeback on Sunday as they were forced to settle for 2-2 draw.
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Andres Iniesta’s muscle knock rules him out of Barcelona’s trip to Villarreal in La Liga this afternoon.
Luis Enrique has warned Barcelona that they will be facing “one of the best teams” in La Liga when they travel to Villarreal on Sunday.
The all-Spanish theme of Friday’s draws sees Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla drawn together in the Europa League quarter-finals.
Real Madrid lead the UEFA coefficient ranking for clubs ahead of Friday’s Champions League quarter-final draw in Nyon.
Marcelino warns it is ‘impossible Villarreal don’t suffer’ in the Europa League second leg with Bayer Leverkusen.
Unai Emery admitted it had been “a while” since he last enjoyed a Sevilla performance like he did on Sunday against Villarreal in La Liga.
Marcelino lamented Villarreal’s 4-2 defeat to Sevilla on Sunday as “it was a great match for the team who won. For the losing team...”
Ever Banega’s contract with Sevilla has been automatically extended until 2017 after he made his 30th appearance of the season on Sunday against Villarreal.
Marcelino believes Villarreal would gain “an important advantage” in La Liga’s race for Champions League qualification with victory over Sevilla on Sunday.
Marcelino insisted Villarreal’s Europa League last-16 tie with Bayer Leverkusen was not over, despite Thursday’s 2-0 win in the first leg.
Villarreal boss Marcelino has stressed the need to win their first leg Last 16 Europa League tie against Bayer Leverkusen on Thursday.
Villarreal Coach Marcelino admits the Spain bench would be ‘an honour’ but insists he is happy at El Madrigal.
Denis Suarez will return to Barcelona from Villarreal this summer and be joined by three new faces, a report in Spain claims.
Marcelino lamented “we’re sometimes out of touch with reality” after Villarreal were booed off in Saturday’s 1-0 defeat to Las Palmas.
Marcelino says Villarreal are banking on their five remaining home games in La Liga ahead of Saturday’s first against Las Palmas.
Marcelino hinted Sevilla were Villarreal’s only remaining rivals for fourth place in La Liga after Wednesday’s goalless draw at Celta Vigo.
Marcelino believes Villarreal could eliminate a European rival with a victory over Celta Vigo.
Marcelino has admitted that Villarreal are eyeing third place in La Liga after Sunday’s 3-0 win against Levante.
Marcelino has warned Villarreal that Levante “will demand a lot” of them on Sunday but insists his side are aware of the threat their opponents possess.
The Europa League last-16 draw throws up an all-Spanish tie between Athletic Bilbao and Valencia as Villarreal play Bayer Leverkusen and Sevilla face Basel.
Marcelino hailed Villarreal’s defensive resilience and ability to score “a great goal” during Thursday’s 1-1 draw with Napoli in the Europa League last 16.
Giuseppe Rossi hasn’t forgotten what Villarreal meant to him as he prepares to face the Yellow Submarine with Levante.
Villarreal Coach Marcelino expects Napoli to try for an early goal but says his side will set out to score as well.
Roberto Soldado believes suggesting he can make the Spain squad is ‘disrespectful’ to the achievements of Aritz Aduriz this season.
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