VILLARREAL NEWS

Valencia are set to pay the €7m to make winger Denis Cheryshev’s loan move from Villarreal permanent, report Marca.
Napoli have reached a verbal agreement with Villarreal midfielder Pablo Fornals for a transfer this summer, according to reports.
Ruben Semedo has left Villarreal to join Portuguese club Rio Ave on a loan deal after ending his temporary spell at Huesca.
Villarreal have reappointed Coach Javi Calleja to replace Luis Garcia Plaza, just 50 days after he was sacked by the Spanish top flight club.
Villarreal have sacked Coach Luis Garcia Plaza just seven weeks after his appointment, the club have confirmed on Tuesday.
Villarreal Coach Luis Garcia Plaza has downplayed suggestions that star midfielder Pablo Fornals could leave the club this month.
Napoli are trying to sign Villarreal midfielder Pablo Fornals but the struggling La Liga side are unwilling to negotiate down his €25m release clause, report Marca.
Barcelona are interested in a move for former Villarreal striker Cedric Bakambu, according to media reports in Spain.
Real Madrid are keen on Villarreal B full-back Andrei Florin and will look to sign him this summer, according to a report in Diario AS.
Villarreal have completed the signing of Leicester City midfielder Vicente Iborra for an undisclosed fee, it has been confirmed.
Sevilla and Atletico Madrid couldn’t be separated in La Liga Week 18 as Espanyol and Huesca finally won.
Huesca have announced that Ruben Semedo can leave the club after accusing the Villarreal loanee of ‘disrespecting’ their values.
Villarreal duo Roberto Soriano and Nicola Sansone have both joined Serie A club Bologna on loan until the end of the season.
Thibaut Courtois rued Real Madrid’s 2-2 draw with Villarreal on Thursday. “We couldn’t afford to drop points, we had to win.”
Villarreal boss Luis Garcia hailed Santi Cazorla as a ‘phenomenon’ after the midfielder’s brace against Real Madrid on Thursday.
Santiago Solari confessed Gareth Bale’s exit ‘affected’ Real Madrid during their 2-2 draw with Villarreal on Thursday.
Santi Cazorla bagged a brace in the first Liga fixture of 2019 as Villarreal held Real Madrid to their first draw under Santiago Solari.
Villarreal host Real Madrid in a rescheduled Liga clash to kick off the 2019 Spanish football calendar - it's LIVE on Football Espana!
Casemiro returns for Real Madrid's first game of 2019 against Villarreal in La Liga this evening.
Villarreal are close to completing the signing of Leicester City midfielder Vicente Iborra in a reported €15m deal.
Former Denmark international forward Nicki Bille, who played for a number of Spanish clubs, has reportedly been shot in a murder attempt.
Four Spanish clubs have learned their fate for the last 32 draw of this season’s Europa League following Monday’s draw in Nyom.
Sevilla stayed second with victory over Girona in Week 16, while Espanyol felt that sinking feeling again after a fifth straight defeat.
Villarreal are interested in a deal to sign Cruz Azul midfielder Ivan Marcone with a view to a €20m deal next summer, say ESPN.
Villarreal president Fernando Roig has thanked former boss Javier Calleja and added he would remain ‘loved by everyone’ at the club.
New Villarreal Coach Luis Garcia Plaza insists his first task is to ‘change the dynamic’ at the club after replacing Javier Calleja.
Former Villarreal boss Javier Calleja ‘understands’ why the club have dismissed him but has revealed the decision has ‘killed’ him.
Villarreal have sacked Coach Javier Calleja with the club sitting just one place above the relegation zone.
Javi Calleja accepts Villarreal deserved to lose 3-2 to Celta Vigo on Saturday as ‘they scored two goals and knocked us down’.
Villarreal forward Samuel Chukwueze has admitted his surprise at his fast rise to prominence after netting in each of his last La Liga appearances.
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