ALAVES NEWS

Real Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente will talk to the club at Christmas before deciding upon his future, he has confirmed.
Diego Simeone says Atletico Madrid 'need' Nikola Kalinic after he scored during Saturday’s 3-0 win against Alaves in La Liga.
Real Madrid are said to have pulled the plug on a January loan move to Alaves for midfielder Marcos Llorente, according to Diario AS.
Sevilla moved top of La Liga in Week 13 as Valencia won again, Villarreal finally triumphed at home and Athletic Bilbao slipped into the relegation zone.
Alaves striker Ruben Sobrino believes the club “can do something nice this season” and will top La Liga with a win over Leganes.
Alaves want to bring Real Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente back to the club this January, according to a report in Diario AS.
Sevilla and Alaves both won to keep the pressure on leaders Barcelona in La Liga Week 12, while there was finally some respite for Valencia.
Under-pressure Villarreal Coach Javi Calleja admitted Sunday’s late defeat to a ‘dubious foul’ at Alaves was ‘painful’.
Alaves Coach Abelardo Fernandez insists his side’s target for the season is still to avoid relegation despite sitting second in La Liga.
English Championship club Leeds United want to sign Alaves midfielder Ibai Gomez, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Abelardo Fernandez maintains Alaves’ objective remains ‘staying up’, despite coming into the weekend as Liga leaders.
Abelardo Fernandez hailed his ‘fantastic’ Alaves side after he made it 19 wins out of a possible 37 on Saturday against Real Madrid.
Julen Lopetegui maintains ‘perspective’ is needed for Real Madrid’s form after their 1-0 defeat to Alaves as ‘we’re only three points off the top’ in La Liga.
Real Madrid are sweating over the fitness of Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema after they pulled up during Saturday’s 1-0 defeat at Alaves.
Sergio Ramos claims Real Madrid would be ‘crazy’ to sack Julen Lopetegui after their 1-0 defeat to Alaves but warns ‘writing us off would be a very big mistake’.
Alaves scored with the last kick of the game to beat Real Madrid 1-0 and condemn Los Blancos to their worst goal drought for 33 years.
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Real Madrid go with two up front against Alaves in La Liga this afternoon as they look to end a five-hour goal drought.
Abelardo Fernandez has warned Alaves that ‘Real Madrid can’t play with more intensity than us’ on Saturday.
Julen Lopetegui claims “a Coach is always responsible for the bad but never the good” ahead of Real Madrid’s trip to Alaves on Saturday.
Valencia finally won their first game of the season in La Liga Week 7, while Real Betis needed a late goal to beat Leganes.
It was a case of goals galore in La Liga Week 5 as Balaidos bore witness to six and Alaves put five past Rayo Vallecano.
Vallecas finally re-opens its doors to host Rayo Vallecano’s home match against high-flying Alaves on Saturday.
Rayo Vallecano’s stadium in Vallecas is ‘99.9%’ likely to host the weekend league game with Alaves following construction work, say Onda Cero.
Getafe condemned Sevilla to successive defeats in La Liga Week 4, but there were winning returns for Villarreal and Espanyol.
Brazil and La Liga legend Ronaldo watches Real Valladolid for the first time as their owner this Sunday, with Alaves the visitors at Jose Zorrilla.
Alaves striker Borja Baston is set for up to a month on the sidelines after sustaining a hamstring injury, reports Marca.
La Liga Week 3 was hit by derby fever, with Eibar and Real Betis claiming bragging rights and Valencia having theirs taken away.
Espanyol will look to make it 10 away wins in 11 when they travel to Alaves, who are still without a victory in La Liga this season.
A busy final day of the Spanish transfer window saw La Liga clubs make no less than 11 signings.
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