VILLARREAL NEWS

Huesca sporting director Emilio Vega has defended the club’s signing of Ruben Semedo and he ‘has played matches in prison’.
Newly promoted Huesca have completed the signing of Villarreal defender Ruben Semedo on a season-long loan after his release from jail.
Santi Cazorla admitted it is ‘really special’ to ‘feel like a footballer again’ after appearing for Villarreal in a friendly against Hercules.
Villarreal have agreed a deal to sign midfield starlet Santiago Caseres from Velez Sarsfield.
Villarreal defender Ruben Semedo has left Spanish prison after five months after paying a €30k deposit, say reports in Spain.
Santi Cazorla admits he ‘feels like a footballer again’ after returning to pre-season training with Villarreal after almost two years out injured.
Villarreal forward Akram Afif has extended his loan deal at Qatari club Al Sadd for an additional season, it has been confirmed.
Villarreal have completed the €4m signing of FC Porto defender and Mexico international Miguel Layun, it has been confirmed.
Milan forward Carlos Bacca looks set to be on the move again this summer but has reportedly rejected a move to Turkish club Trabzonspor.
Villarreal have offered a proposal to Inter midfielder Borja Valero to return to the club, according to reports.
Serbian international Antonio Rukavina has left Villarreal to join Kazakhstan champions FC Astana, it has been confirmed.
Reported Villarreal and Valencia target Raul Albiol looks set to stay at Napoli after signing a new three-year deal at the club.
Villarreal have reached a ‘total agreement’ for signing Napoli central defender Raul Albiol in a deal worth around €6m, according to reports.
Villarreal are considering a move for Schalke defender Coke Andujar, who spent the second half of last season on loan at Levante, say reports in Spain.
Former Newcastle United and Liverpool left-back Jose Enrique has announced that he has been diagnosed with a ‘rare’ brain tumour.
Villarreal have completed the signing of defender Ramiro Funes Mori from Everton for an undisclosed fee, it has been confirmed.
Villarreal are hopeful of signing Napoli central defender Raul Albiol in a deal worth around €6m, according to reports in Spain.
Real Betis and Villarreal are both considering a move for Genk midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo this summer, say reports in the Spanish press.
Several clubs have attempted to ambush Roque Mesa’s permanent move to Sevilla, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Villarreal have completed a deal to bring Espanyol striker Gerard Moreno back to the club, it has been confirmed.
Villarreal will break their transfer record to bring Espanyol striker Gerard Moreno back to the club, with a deal expected imminently.
Villarreal have completed the signing of Angers striker and Cameroon international Karl Toko Ekambi on a five-year contract.
Coach Julio Velazquez Santiago has left La Liga 123 club Alcorcon to be appointed at Serie A club Udinese, it has been confirmed.
Angers striker and Cameroon international Karl Toko Ekambi has passed his medical ahead of joining Villarreal, say reports inSpain.
Villarreal have reached a €20m agreement for in-demand Angers striker and Cameroon international Karl Toko Ekambi, according to reports.
Sevilla, Valencia, Real Betis and Villarreal have all been linked with a move to free agent Hatem Ben Arfa, following his release from Paris Saint-Germain.
Former Villarreal, Real Madrid and Malaga Coach Manuel Pellegrini escaped unhurt after being mugged at gunpoint on Saturday night.
Real Betis are considering a new deal for Loren Moron after the striker was linked with a possible summer move to Villarreal, say reports in Spain.
Carlos Bacca has revealed he ‘refound confidence and started enjoying football again’ after joining Villarreal on a loan deal last summer.
Real Betis and Villarreal are considering an approach for Juventus midfielder Stefano Sturaro, according to reports.
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