Sergi Darder has spoken of the difficulty of leaving Olympique Lyonnais but was swayed by the chance to return to Espanyol.
Robert Fernandez has assured that Andres Iniesta will stay at Barcelona, “not just for the year he has left.”
Ernesto Valverde says he “really liked” Ousmane Dembele’s debut but insists “it wasn’t easy” against Espanyol, despite Barcelona’s 5-0 victory.
Luis Suarez has warned Barcelona’s rivals that “there’ll be a lot of Lionel Messi for a while yet” after his hat-trick against Espanyol on Saturday.
Ousmane Dembele made his Barcelona debut, but it was Lionel Messi's night as his hat-trick demolished Espanyol 5-0 in the Catalan derby on Saturday.
Ousmane Dembele is named as a substitute by Barcelona, who have Luis Suarez back, for tonight's Catalan derby against Espanyol in La Liga.
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Ernesto Valverde says Ousmane Dembele is getting better with each training session and has “no doubt” that Andres Iniesta will stay at Barcelona.
Jose Antonio Reyes has confirmed he is set to join Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua as a free agent.
Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic is set to sit out his side’s Catalan derby with Espanyol and the Champions League opening clash with Juventus.
Manchester United have completed the signing of Spain youth international Arnau Puigmal from Espanyol, the player has confirmed.
Espanyol have officially brought back Rubin Kazan defender Sergio Sanchez on a season-long loan.
Espanyol have completed a season-long loan deal with an option to buy for Lyon midfielder Sergi Darder, it has been confirmed.
Espanyol are expected to finalise a loan with option to buy deal for Lyon midfielder Sergi Darder, according to reports.
Espanyol are in negotiations with Olympique Lyonnais to sign central midfielder Sergi Darder, according to reports.
Leganes made it two wins from two in La Liga thanks to Martin Mantovani's close-range winner against Espanyol.
Espanyol will be looking to kick-start their season with three points when they welcome Leganes to Cornella-El Prat on Sunday.
Manchester City are considering whether to trigger the release clause €30m (£27m) release clause of Espanyol defender Aaron Martin, say reports.
Real Betis are planning to sign Espanyol goalkeeper Pau Lopez on a free transfer when his contract expires in June 2018.
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores has demanded goal-line technology in La Liga after his side were denied victory by Sevilla’s contentious opener.
Sevilla begin the 2017-18 campaign by welcoming Espanyol to the Sanchez Pizjuan, in a repeat of last season’s 10-goal thriller on the opening day.
Espanyol have completed the signing of Brazilian defender Naldo from Krasnador on a three-year contract.
Espanyol are reportedly considering a move for Villarreal midfielder Alfred N’Diaye, who was made available to other clubs last month.
Quique Sanchez Flores has urged Espanyol to sanction more signings before the end of this month. “We shouldn’t be playing midfielders in defence.”
Espanyol have approached Italian club Udinese regarding the availability of defender Molla Wague, according to reports.
Espanyol striker Felipe Caicedo has completed his move to Lazio in a deal reported to be in the region of €2.5m.
Felipe Caicedo is undergoing a medical with Lazio ahead of a reported €3m transfer from Espanyol.
Lazio’s move for Espanyol’s Felipe Caicedo is back on with the striker reportedly set to fly into the Italian capital to complete his medical.
Goalkeeper Pau Lopez has ruled out a return to Tottenham Hotspur and is excited to be involved with Espanyol ahead of the coming campaign.
Espanyol’s Felipe Caicedo has seen his move to Lazio collapse as it has emerged he does not hold a valid EU passport, say reports.
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