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Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu admits the club are ‘big fans’ of the idea to stage their league clash with Girona in Miami.
La Liga president Javier Tebas has hit back at Gianni Infantino after the FIFA chief expressed concerns on the league’s plans to play games abroad.
Girona Coach Eusebio Sacristan has refuted claims from Celta Vigo counterpart Antonio Mohamed that his side ‘time wasted’.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has cast doubt over La Liga plans to play matches in the United States with a statement.
Ernesto Valverde insists ‘it’s still too early’ to discuss the possibility of Barcelona’s January fixture against Girona being played in the US.
Barcelona spokesman Josep Vives has reiterated the club’s full support for La Liga’s plans to stage games in the United States.
The prospects of a La Liga match being staged in the United States are less likely following a high-profile meeting on Wednesday, say reports in Spain.
Girona and Barcelona, alongside La Liga, have formally made a request to the Spanish FA (RFEF) to play their January league fixture in Miami.
Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets believes it is important to find ‘the best solution’ ahead of committing to league football in the US.
La Liga have formally confirmed plans to hold Girona’s ‘home’ match against Barcelona in late January in Miami.
Spanish FA chief Luis Rubiales insists ‘what La Liga has signed is useless’ as he maintains Girona-Barcelona will not be played in the US.
La Liga president Javier Tebas has confirmed they are in talks for Girona and Barcelona to be held in the United States in January.
Girona have accepted the proposal to play their scheduled home La Liga match against Barcelona in Miami in January.
No image of Catalan nationalism will be allowed at Girona’s proposed clash with Barcelona in Miami while Spanish flags will be distributed, say reports.
Girona Coach Eusebio Sacristan admitted forward Portu was ‘very close to leaving the club’ amid interest from Sevilla and Real Sociedad.
La Liga are set to fund the flights and hotel stays of 1,500 Girona fans to see their team play Barcelona, according to reports.
Girona’s home league clash with Barcelona, scheduled for late January, appears to be the first La Liga game to be played abroad, say reports.
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.
Girona forward Portu has not trained with the club on Friday and won’t travel to Villarreal as an exit looks likely.
Girona have completed the signing of Ivorian striker Seydou Doumbia, previously at Sporting CP, to strengthen their attacking options.
Real Sociedad have made an approach for Girona forward Portu and are hopeful of a deal in the region of €15m, say Cadena Cope.
Casemiro believes Real Madrid are playing as a team and credited Coach Julen Lopetegui for Sunday’s 4-1 victory at Girona.
Eusebio Sacristan confessed to being ‘annoyed with the account Girona gave’ towards the end of their 4-1 defeat to Real Madrid.
Julen Lopetegui hailed Real Madrid’s ‘mentality’ after they came back from behind to beat Girona 4-1 on Sunday.
Real Madrid full-back Marcelo admits he ‘misses’ Cristiano Ronaldo, who is still ‘the best player in the world’, but is ‘very happy’ for Keylor Navas.
Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale got on the scoresheet as Real Madrid moved top of La Liga with a 4-1 victory over Girona on Sunday.
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Keylor Navas continues in goal for Real Madrid against Girona this evening but Raphael Varane and Luka Modric remain substitutes.
Eusebio Sacristan feels Girona have what it takes to repeat last season’s 2-1 win against Real Madrid.
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