ALAVES NEWS

An emotional Alvaro Medran lamented being ‘unfairly treated’ at Alaves while crying after Sunday’s 4-0 victory over Las Palmas.
Alaves will make striker John Guidetti’s loan move from Celta Vigo permanent for a €4m deal at the end of the season, say reports in the Spanish press.
Paco Jemez rued Las Palmas’ ‘sporting suicide’ to sell Jonathan Viera mid-season after they were relegated from La Liga on Sunday.
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Alaves edged out Eibar in Sunday’s Basque derby thanks to an early strike from striker John Guidetti on the day of his 26th birthday.
John Guidetti wants to remain at Alaves beyond the end of the current season after joining the club on loan from Celta Vigo.
Abelardo Fernandez’s Alaves took a huge step towards survival with a 2-0 victory over Getafe on Saturday.
Espanyol were booed off by their own fans following a dull goalless encounter at home to Alaves on Sunday afternoon.
Alaves striker Munir El Haddadi will not be allowed to switch allegiances from Spain to Morocco by FIFA, according to reports.
Valencia boss Marcelino says ‘I know for a fact’ that his club will keep Geoffrey Kondogbia permanently.
Loren Moron netted twice as Real Betis moved closer to a European spot with a 3-1 victory at Alaves on Monday night.
Real Betis Coach Quique Setien has hit back at critics who have accused him of not showing ambition to qualify for Europe.
Real Sociedad climbed four places to 12th with a 2-1 victory at home to Alaves on Sunday, to ease any remote relegation fears.
The fine run of form of Alaves under Coach Abelardo Fernandez continued with a 1-0 victory at home to struggling Levante.
Zinedine Zidane was ‘happy’ with Cristiano Ronaldo letting Karim Benzema take a penalty against Alaves as Real Madrid ‘need’ the Frenchman’s link-up play.
Lucas Vazquez hailed Cristiano Ronaldo’s ‘companionship’ after he let ‘phenomenon’ Karim Benzema score a penalty against Alaves on Saturday.
BBC were all on target as Real Madrid raced to a comfortable 4-0 victory over Alaves in La Liga on Saturday.
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Real Madrid are without a quartet of key players for their visit of a resurgent Alaves in La Liga this afternoon.
Marcelo, Luka Modric and Toni Kroos remain absent for Real Madrid’s match against Alaves in La Liga on Saturday.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has apologised to Dani Ceballos for giving him only a 29-second cameo against Leganes midweek.
Alaves continued their recent strong run of form as they edged out struggling Deportivo La Coruna 1-0 on Saturday.
Abelardo Fernandez confessed Alaves’ run was “not normal” after they moved seven points clear of La Liga’s relegation zone with a 2-1 win at Villarreal.
Alaves have agreed to allow Serbian forward Aleksandar Katai to join MLS side Chicago Fire on a loan deal, it has been confirmed.
Week 22 was one to forget for Italians in La Liga, barring Giampaolo Pazzini, as Vincenzo Montella’s Sevilla were thrashed and Daniele Bonera saw red.
Getafe are close to completing the signing of midfielder Mubarak Wakaso from Alaves, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Ernesto Valverde felt Samuel Umtiti's handball against Alaves was 'involuntary' but urged Barcelona not to expect too much too soon from Philippe Coutinho.
Luis Suarez claims “there was also a penalty on me” in response to Samuel Umtiti's handball but admits Barcelona may have underestimated Alaves.
John Guidetti has demanded VAR in La Liga after Alaves were denied a 'clear' penalty against Barcelona, while their President branded the incident a 'scandal'.
Barcelona came back from a goal down to beat Alaves 2-1 on Sunday and stay 11 points clear at the top of La Liga thanks to Lionel Messi's late free kick.
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