LEGANES NEWS

New Leganes goalkeeper Ivan Cuellar has insisted he wants to ‘continue to grow’ as a player after moving from Sporting Gijon on a two-year deal.
Real Madrid are preparing to loan out forward Borja Mayoral to a La Liga side this campaign with Leganes and Alaves favourites, say reports in Spain.
Leganes are hopeful Real Madrid will sanction a loan move for forward Borja Mayoral, who remains their number one transfer target this summer.
Leganes and Alaves are among the clubs interested in Rennes defender Pedro Mendes, who will reportedly be on the move this summer.
Deportivo La Coruna centre back Pablo Insua has signed a four-year deal with Bundesliga side Schalke, it has been confirmed.
Granada have continued their rebuilding job ahead of next season with the signings of Leganes defender Victor Diaz and Tenerife midfielder German Sanchez.
Jorge Sampaoli seemingly signed off from Sevilla with a ‘manita’ against Osasuna as Las Palmas took another hammering in Quique Setien’s final game.
Alaves can secure an eighth-place finish in La Liga with victory over fellow promoted survivors Leganes, in their last game before the Copa del Rey Final.
A second-half strike from Alexander Szymanowski secured a point for Leganes at Athletic Bilbao to secure survival in their first La Liga campaign.
Leganes winger Alexander Szymanowski is a transfer target for Real Betis, according to multiple reports in Spain.
Leganes all but guaranteed their safety in La Liga this season after a thumping 4-0 win over Real Betis on Monday night at Butarque.
Victor Sanchez del Amo insists Real Betis will set out to defeat Leganes on Monday night and continue their relegation fears.
Leganes failed to move further clear of Sporting Gijon and the relegation zone as they fell to a 2-0 defeat at eighth-placed Eibar.
Sunday presents a must-win for both Eibar and Leganes, with Europe and survival in both sides’ respective sights.
Leganes recorded their first league win in eight to take a massive step clear of relegation with Wednesday’s 3-0 victory over Las Palmas.
Fran Escriba is warning “a much more difficult match than people think” for Villarreal when his Europa League chasers face Leganes on Saturday.
Leo Baptistao scored a brilliant injury-time winner for Espanyol to see off relegation-threatened Leganes in Sunday’s early kick-off.
Espanyol will be looking to end their barren run on the road when they travel to Leganes, who are in dire need of a victory themselves.
Osasuna can win at home and pick up back-to-back victories for the first time in La Liga this season when they host Leganes on Sunday.
Zinedine Zidane insists James Rodriguez’s “anger is normal” after the Real Madrid midfielder reacted badly to being substituted against Leganes.
Alvaro Morata’s hat-trick ended Leganes hopes of a comeback on Wednesday as Real Madrid kept up the pace in La Liga with a 4-2 win.
Join Football Espana for this midweek round of La Liga action as Barcelona and Sevilla face off in a season-decider, before Real Madrid take on nearby Leganes!
Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Toni Kroos have all been rested by Real Madrid for their midweek La Liga trip to Leganes.
Leganes president Victoria Pavon is excited about Real Madrid’s first ever visit to his club in Wednesday’s La Liga meeting.
Atletico Madrid leapfrogged Sevilla into third place with victory over Malaga, while Aritz Aduriz scored his 100th La Liga goal for Athletic Bilbao at Osasuna.
Real Sociedad top goalscorer Willian Jose is back for Saturday’s must-win against Leganes, who similarly need the points to stay afloat.
Malaga’s winless run on the road in La Liga has now stretched to over a year but they earned a valuable point in a tense clash at Leganes.
A desperate Malaga will be hoping for a repeat performance against Leganes in Sunday’s early La Liga kick-off.
Jorge Sampaoli warned his Sevilla players after Saturday’s 1-1 with Leganes that “we’ll find it very difficult in the Champions League” with a repeat showing.
Sevilla boss Jorge Sampaoli admits if a move to Real Madrid for Monchi “is in his best interests then so be it”.
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