ALAVES NEWS

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.
Atletico Madrid scraped their first win of the season in La Liga Week 2, but Real Betis fired blanks for the second game running.
Real Betis will be out for revenge after an opening-day thumping when they travel to Alaves in La Liga on Saturday.
Abelardo Fernandez insists Alaves will stay up for a third successive season ‘if we play like we did’ against Barcelona, despite their 3-0 defeat.
Sergio Busquets hailed Lionel Messi’s ‘work of art’ during Barcelona’s 3-0 win against Alaves on Saturday.
Ernesto Valverde admits Lionel Messi ‘never ceases to amaze me’ but believes Barcelona ‘needed more urgency’ against Alaves.
Lionel Messi bagged a brace as Barcelona began their title defence with a 3-0 victory over Alaves on Saturday.
Barcelona begin their title defence on home soil this evening against Alaves - it's LIVE on Football Espana!
Barcelona are almost full-strength for their Liga opener against Alaves this evening as Lionel Messi begins his pursuit of a record-breaking 10th title.
Abelardo Fernandez has warned Barcelona that Alaves ‘will play in a way so that they don’t feel comfortable’ on Saturday.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde says ‘the way to win the Champions League is by winning La Liga’ ahead of Saturday’s opener against Alaves.
Alaves have made a move to sign Real Madrid striker Borja Mayoral, according to Cadena SER.
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