VALENCIA NEWS

Raul Albiol has reassured Real Madrid supporters that the side will improve after dropping two points on the first day of the season.
Real Madrid dominated the play at home to Valencia in their season opener, but were held to a draw after a chaotic set-piece.
Gonzalo Higuain is preferred to Karim Benzema for Real Madrid, Valencia’s Roberto Soldado is fit to start and Benat Etxeberria also starts for Real Betis.
Mauricio Pellegrino knows Valencia’s opening fixture against Real Madrid is tough but believes his side have what it takes to beat the defending champions.
Valencia right-back Joao Pereira insists that the best way to stop Cristiano Ronaldo is to sign him for €100m.
Jose Mourinho has called up 22 players for Real Madrid’s first match of the new season, as the team begin the defence of their title.
Sergio Canales expects to be back in action by the second half of the season and says he has no regrets at being with Valencia.
Mauricio Pellegrino believes Valencia are capable of getting a result this weekend against Real Madrid, suggesting that no-one wants to start against Los Che.
Despite reaching the semi-finals of the Europa League, Valencia received a total of €2m less in revenue from UEFA in 2011-12 compared to 2010-11.
Ricardo Costa believes Valencia should be strong enough to pick up a result this weekend away to Real Madrid.
Roberto Soldado has confirmed today that he turned down advances from Tottenham Hotspur in favour of staying with Valencia.
Sevilla's Hedwiges Maduro has spoken for the first time since news broke that he had a heart defect.
Valencia have rejected an offer from Swansea City for Pablo Hernandez and told the player he is staying at Mestalla.
Rayo Vallecano director of football Felipe Minambres has confirmed the signing of attacking midfielder Chori Dominguez from Valencia.
Nelson Valdez arrives in Valencia for his medical today and reveals that his return to Spain is motivated by family reasons.
Pepe could be a surprise inclusion in Real Madrid’s squad to face Valencia this weekend, despite an ankle injury.
Valencia midfielder Sofiane Feghouli is targeting an opening-day upset in La Liga by taking points off of Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Lyon have confirmed that Valencia have made an offer for defender Aly Cissokho, reports AS.
According to AS, Swansea City have made a €4m offer for Valencia winger Pablo Hernandez.
Valencia striker Chori Dominguez is set to sign for Rayo Vallecano, who hope to announce his capture on Tuesday evening.
According to Sport, Valencia are set to announce the signing of Paraguayan international striker Nelson Valdez from Rubin Kazan.
Andre Villas-Boas has revealed that he turned down Valencia for ‘emotional reasons’ after his axing as Chelsea boss.
Paris Saint-Germain striker Kevin Gameiro is hoping to wrap up a transfer to Valencia this week, reports Superdeporte.
Valencia are preparing a bid for Sporting Lisbon’s highly-rated Argentine left-back Emiliano Insua, according to A Bola.
Didac Vila will arrive in Valencia on Tuesday to put the finishing touches to his move from Milan.
Valencia midfielder Ever Banega has escaped unhurt after his Ferrari 360 caught fire at the entrance to the club’s training ground.
Sevilla midfielder Hedwiges Maduro is set to be checked out by doctors for a potential heart defect.
Valencia forward Jonas has told Marca he hopes to break the 20-goal barrier in all competitions next season.
New Valencia signing Joao Pereira says the club's new players can help bridge the gap with Real Madrid and Barcelona next season.
Valencia midfielder Ever Banega has greeted the news Fernando Gago will join him in Los Che's engine room next season with enthusiasm.
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