GETAFE NEWS

Marcelino has urged his Villarreal players to take a “big” step in securing Champions League football next season when they host Getafe on Sunday.
Fran Escriba has admitted that he will leave Getafe on Monday “if the club don’t think I have the strength anymore” after their 2-0 defeat to Rayo Vallecano.
Paco Jemez admits the losers between Rayo Vallecano and Getafe in Friday’s La Liga six-pointer will be “steeped in misery”.
Fran Escriba insisted he was not worried “in the slightest” about staying on as Getafe Coach after Friday’s “worst performance” in a 1-1 draw with Eibar.
Pedro Leon says he will “die” with Getafe in his blood after issuing a rallying cry to his struggling teammates ahead of Friday’s match against Eibar in La Liga.
Gerard Pique has insisted that Barcelona will score penalties “when we have to in big games” after another miss on Saturday against Getafe.
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique justified his decision to drop Luis Suarez against Getafe on Saturday as the forward “has played 850,000 games”.
Barcelona enjoyed complete control against Getafe as they put six past the La Liga strugglers in a 6-0 victory at Camp Nou on Saturday.
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Luis Suarez is among the five Barcelona players rested for today’s La Liga visit of Getafe.
Luis Enrique has warned his Barcelona players to avoid complacency against Getafe in La Liga on Saturday. “There’s the German case with Bayern...”
Getafe President Angel Torres says Barcelona players showed his club a lack of respect the last time the two clubs met.
Unai Emery claimed “even Barcelona are much stronger at home than away” after Sevilla’s winless away form continued at Getafe on Saturday.
Unai Emery admits Sevilla’s trip to Getafe in La Liga on Saturday “really is a small final” as he retains slight faith in catching Villarreal.
Mehdi Lacen heavily criticised his own team after Getafe’s thrashing at Las Palmas. ‘We have to realise we’re really bad as a team.’
Fran Escriba cited the need for a ‘strong mentality’ to arrest Getafe’s slump after a heavy defeat at Las Palmas.
Getafe Coach Fran Escriba admits the team is ‘hurt’ by a run of six straight defeats and ‘we have to break this streak.’
Las Palmas Coach Quique Setien warns Getafe’s run of defeats will come to an end and it could be against his side.
Former Real Madrid midfielder Michel believes he is ‘as capable as anyone’ of taking the Spain or Santiago Bernabeu bench.
Celta Vigo Coach Eduardo Berizzo believes his side have an extra incentive as they go to Getafe, a ground at which they have never won.
Alvaro Pereira is free to debut for Getafe this weekend after his eight-game suspension was dismissed.
Fran Escriba was “ashamed” of Getafe’s performance in Friday’s 3-0 defeat to Levante and warned “only those who die for the shirt will play”.
Fran Escriba says he is hopeful that Alvaro Pereira will be eligible for Getafe’s trip to Levante in La Liga on Friday.
LFP President Javier Tebas has floated the idea of early Saturday starts to matches next season, and wants the Copa del Rey ‘reinvented.’
Fernando Torres will start for Atletico Madrid against Getafe on Sunday, and Diego Simeone is backing the 100-goal striker to produce the goods.
Javi Gracia has warned his Malaga players that he will be the first person to criticise them following Friday’s 3-0 victory over Getafe in La Liga.
Javi Gracia says his Malaga players are feeling “confident and secure” about themselves ahead of Friday’s encounter with Getafe in La Liga.
Getafe President Angel Torres confirmed a possible appeal against Alvaro Pereira’s eight-game ban but was philosophical about the situation.
Getafe new-boy Alvaro Pereira will have to serve an eight-game ban left over from his time in Argentina despite moving clubs in January.
Ernesto Valverde admitted his “tired” Athletic Bilbao players were lucky to escape with a 1-0 win at Getafe in La Liga on Saturday.
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