LEVANTE NEWS

Ernesto Valverde admits Ousmane Dembele is still not ready to start for Barcelona ahead of Sunday’s clash with Levante in La Liga.
Alfredo Ortuno has revealed regret he could not join a La Liga club this summer following his January move to MLS side Real Salt Lake.
Turkish striker Enes Unal has returned to Villarreal following on from a two-month emergency loan spell at Levante, it has been confirmed.
Levante and Leganes each had a player sent off but failed to find the back of the net during a scrappy encounter on Tuesday night.
Levante have confirmed the signing of former Sevilla right-back Coke on loan until the end of the season.
Eduardo Berizzo felt Sevilla’s fans “had a right” to whistle during their goalless draw with Levante and hinted Steven N’Zonzi could leave in January.
Levante striker Alex Alegria has taken to social media to thank Real Madrid for their letter wishing him a successful return from injury.
Basque sides took over La Liga Week 15 as Alaves continued their revival and Athletic Bilbao ended their slump, but Real Sociedad were stunned by Malaga.
Former Sevilla captain Coke is set to sign for Levante in January after after being frozen out at Schalke, according to reports in Spain.
Sevilla made it three straight victories in La Liga Week 14, while there was no end to Villarreal or Real Betis’ misery.
Serie A club Genoa have signed former Villarreal, Levante and Celta Vigo striker Giuseppe Rossi, who has spent the past 10 months injured with a knee injury.
Diego Simeone felt Atletico Madrid’s forwards were “back to their best” during Saturday’s 5-0 thrashing of Levante in La Liga.
Valencia made history in their win at Espanyol in Sunday’s Week 12 action, but their former Coach wrote the wrong kind with Las Palmas.
Las Palmas have reportedly spared Pako Ayestaran the sack, despite the Coach suffering his 13th straight defeat on Sunday.
Former Sevilla captain Coke is set to return to La Liga in January after being frozen out at Schalke, according to reports in Spain.
Athletic Bilbao suffered their third straight defeat on Sunday, but there weren’t such problems for Girona and Villarreal.
Villarreal loanee Enes Unal could make his Levante debut against Girona, still on a high from their historic victory over Real Madrid.
United States Under-20 full-back Shaquell Moore revealed making his La Liga debut for Levante was ‘a dream come true’.
Levante have reached an agreement to sign Villarreal striker Enes Unal on loan until the end of the season, the club have confirmed.
Malaga finally won their first game of the season in Sunday’s Week 10 action as Getafe shocked Real Sociedad.
Struggling Eibar welcome Levante to Ipurua on Sunday, with both sides winless in La Liga since September.
Thursday’s Copa del Rey last-32 action saw Las Palmas plunge Deportivo La Coruna into more trouble and Real Sociedad edge past Lleida.
Valencia demolished Sevilla to leave Eduardo Berizzo under pressure in Saturday’s Week 9 action as Real Betis bounced back with victory over Alaves.
Levante and Getafe both need the points when they kick off Week 9 of La Liga on Saturday.
Gerard Moreno slammed referee Alberto Undiano Mallenco for disallowing his Espanyol winner against Levante. “Things always happen with him…”
Gianni De Biasi enjoyed his Alaves debut, Sevilla moved into second and Lucas Perez scored his first goal back at Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga Week 7.
Gianni De Biasi oversees his first game as Alaves Coach on Saturday, when he takes La Liga’s basement boys to former club Levante.
Real Betis made it three wins in a row for the first time since 2012 with a 4-0 thumping of previously unbeaten Levante.
Espanyol, Getafe and Celta Vigo all ran riot in Sunday’s La Liga Week 6 action, while Valencia edged out Real Sociedad in a top-of-the-table thriller.
Alaves are set to appoint Italian Gianni de Biasi as the club’s new manager to replace the sacked Luis Zubeldia, say reports in Spain.
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