Villarreal have appointed B team Coach Javi Calleja as the first team’s new manager to replace the dismissed Fran Escriba.
Former Malaga Coach Javi Gracia and current Villarreal B boss Javi Calleja are among the favourites to replace Fran Escriba at Villarreal.
Villarreal have sacked Coach Fran Escriba following a poor start to the season, with a new appointment set ‘in the coming hours’.
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.
Fran Escriba returns to Getafe on Sunday for the first time since his sacking last year as Villarreal can make it back-to-back wins on their travels.
Valencia and Villarreal are both under investigation over allegedly breaking FIFA rules regarding the transfers of underage players.
Villarreal and Espanyol played out a goalless stalemate at Estadio de la Ceramica in a game dominated by two goalkeepers.
Villarreal have offered Mexican club Tigres a friendly match to help raise funds for the victims of the recent earthquake in Mexico.
Barcelona have the highest wage budget in Spanish football for the current campaign, surpassing Real Madrid at the top of the list.
Six Spanish-based players have been shortlisted for the 2017 Golden Boy award – handed to Europe’s most impressive footballer under the age of 21.
Cedric Bakambu may be calling for “the new BBC” after his brace against Alaves on Sunday, but Villarreal could be facing a goalkeeping crisis.
Munir El Haddadi and Bojan Krkic make their full debuts for winless Alaves against Villarreal on Sunday, while Alfonso Pedraza faces his parent club.
Two goals in the space of three minutes late on ensured Villarreal’s Europa League campaign got off to a winning start against Kazakhstani outfit Astana.
Villarreal Coach Fran Escriba has accepted his team must improve and criticism following two successive defeats was valid.
Villarreal and Celta Vigo got their first wins of the season in La Liga Week 3, while Girona were brought back down to earth.
The pressure is on for Villarreal when they host Real Betis on Saturday after starting the season with back-to-back defeats.
Villarreal midfielder Alfred N'Diaye has completed a season-long loan move to English Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Villarreal are considering a move for Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Alphonse Areola due to long-term injuries to Sergio Asenjo and Andres Fernandez.
Xabi Prieto says “feeling loved is the best trophy” after making his 500th appearance for Real Sociedad in their 3-0 win against Villarreal.
Villarreal, Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad all discovered their fates in this afternoon’s Europa League group stage draw.
Villarreal Coach Fran Escriba is hopeful his team can ‘react’ to Monday night’s ‘extremely poor’ performance against Levante.
Levante have completed the signing of Rubin Kazan midfielder Samu Garcia on a three-year contract, it has been confirmed.
Villarreal midfielder Roberto Soriano has been ruled out of action for three weeks with a sprained knee injury.
Captain Jose Morales netted a late penalty for newly promoted Levante to ensure a winning return to the Spanish top flight.
Villarreal Coach Fran Escriba has confirmed new striker Carlos Bacca is ready to make his debut for the club against Levante on Monday night.
Villarreal have completed the signing of Milan striker Carlos Bacca on a reported season-long loan deal with an option to buy.
Villarreal will complete the signing of Milan striker Carlos Bacca on a season-long loan deal with an option to buy, say multiple reports.
Villarreal, Monaco and an unnamed Russian club are the latest teams to make enquiries for out-of-favour Atletico Madrid striker Luciano Vietto.
Villarreal are closing in on a deal for Milan striker Carlos Bacca although Sevilla still retain hope of a late deal, say reports in Spain.
Espanyol are reportedly considering a move for Villarreal midfielder Alfred N’Diaye, who was made available to other clubs last month.
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