ALAVES NEWS

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.
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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.
Real Madrid forward Borja Mayoral looks set for a transfer away this summer and has been linked with a move to Alaves.
Alaves have completed the signing of Las Palmas defender Ximo Navarro on a three-year contract, the club have confirmed.
Recently relegated Deportivo La Coruna have completed the signing of Alaves forward Christian Santos, it has been confirmed.
Experienced defender Alexis has left Alaves and agreed a two-year deal with Al Ahli in Saudi Arabia, say reports in Spain.
Recently relegated Deportivo La Coruna are closing in on the signing of Alaves forward Christian Santos, say reports in Spain.
Alaves have officially signed Malaga winger Jony Rodriguez on a season-long loan.
Alaves are set to complete the signing of out-of-favour Malaga midfielder Jony on a loan deal ahead of next season.
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