EIBAR NEWS

Rayo Vallecano made history against Huesca but there was more disappointment in store for Atletico Madrid and Valencia.
With Atletico Madrid already five points off the pace in La Liga, Saturday’s visit of Eibar already seems like a must-win.
Budgetary restraints at Eibar have led to an increasingly close business relationship with La Liga champions Barcelona, as reports highlight.
La Liga Week 3 was hit by derby fever, with Eibar and Real Betis claiming bragging rights and Valencia having theirs taken away.
A busy final day of the Spanish transfer window saw La Liga clubs make no less than 11 signings.
Goalkeeper Yoel Rodriguez has joined newly promoted Real Valladolid on a permanent deal from Eibar, it has been confirmed.
Central defender Alejandro ‘Alex’ Galvez has returned to Rayo Vallecano after terminating his contract at Eibar, it has been confirmed.
Atletico Madrid scraped their first win of the season in La Liga Week 2, but Real Betis fired blanks for the second game running.
Sunday’s opening-day action in La Liga witnessed the making of new heroes for Sevilla and new boys Huesca.
Huesca make their Liga debut on Sunday against an Eibar side who will be in their sights as the team to emulate.
What was an open secret has now become official after Getafe announced they had signed winger Ivan Alejo from Eibar.
Eibar are on the verge of signing Sporting Gijon midfielder Sergio Alvarez, according to reports in Spain.
Eibar striker Sergi Enrich and Levante’s Antonio Luna have been charged with recording a video without consent and could face up to five years in jail.
Eibar Coach Jose Luis Mendilibar has admitted his desire to manage in England but admitted his limited language skills could make it tough.
Athletic Bilbao have completed the signing of midfielder Dani Garcia from Eibar on a four-year contract, it has been confirmed.
Real Betis have completed the signing of Eibar winger and Japan international Takashi Inui on a free transfer, it has been confirmed.
Fernando Torres has revealed the biggest regret of his second Atletico Madrid spell – ‘winning much less than we deserve’.
Diego Simeone has urged Atletico Madrid to give Fernando Torres the ‘night of dreams that he deserves’ when they sign off against Eibar.
Villarreal made it five straight seasons of the Europa League in La Liga Week 37, while Athletic Bilbao wrote unwanted history.
Eibar captain Dani Garcia is set to announce he is leaving the club on Thursday afternoon, with his likely destination Athletic Bilbao.
The team that finishes seventh in the La Liga table this season will need to play three preliminary games to enter the Europa League proper.
Girona’s hopes of a Europa League qualification spot suffered a massive blow as they fell to a 4-1 home loss at the hands of Eibar.
Eibar Coach Jose Luis Mendilibar has clarified he had ‘no doubts’ about his decision to extend his stay with the club for a further year.
Girona Coach Pablo Machin has played down his side’s hopes of a European qualification spot and insisted ‘Sevilla are favourites for seventh’.
Eibar winger Takashi Inui has confirmed he will leave the club at the end of the season with widespread reports he will join Real Betis.
Eibar Coach Jose Luis Mendilibar will stay at the club for a further season after committing his short-term future to the Basque club.
Valencia have been made to wait in their confirmation of a Champions League place after being held by Eibar at the Mestalla.
Almost half of clubs in La Liga have paid their own tributes to Andres Iniesta, who will leave Barcelona at the end of the season.
Eibar have completed the permanent signing of Valencia midfielder Fabian Orellana after a successful loan spell, it has been confirmed.
Eibar are planning to sign Sporting Gijon central defender Alex Perez this summer, according to reports in the Spanish press.
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