Thursday October 3 2019
Sevilla, Getafe and Espanyol record Europa League victories

Sevilla, Getafe and Espanyol all recorded Europa League victories in an impressive night for Spanish sides in the competition.

Javier Hernandez’s first half goal was enough for Sevilla to earn a 1-0 win at home to APOEL Nicosia and put them in control of Group A - a victory which was their 100th in European competition.

Espanyol recorded just their second win in nine matches in all competitions as they triumphed 2-0 at CSKA Moscow to ease the pressure on under-fire boss David Gallego.

Sunday September 29 2019
Ernesto Valverde hails Barcelona fighting spirit against Getafe

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has hailed his side's battling qualities following their 2-0 win at Getafe.

Goals from Luis Suarez and a first club goal for Junior Firpo secured a vital La Liga win for Valverde's side as they look to chase down league leaders Real Madrid.

Valverde has spoken in recent weeks about the need to win more away games, and perform against sides that set up to frustrate the Catalan side.

Saturday September 28 2019

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Saturday September 28 2019
La Liga Line Ups: Getafe v Barcelona

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde makes two changes to the side that beat Villarreal 2-1 in midweek.

Valverde moves Sergi Roberto to right back, with Frenkie De Jong coming into midfield, and Nelson Semedo drops to the bench.

Club captain Lionel Messi continues to have his comeback managed by the club, as he sits this game out, with Carles Perez starting alongside Luis Suarez and Antoine Griezmann.

Getafe manager Jose Bordalas makes just one change from the starting XI that drew 3-3 at home to Valencia, for the visit of the defending La Liga champions.

Friday September 27 2019
Barcelona's Ansu Fati misses trip to Getafe

Barcelona will be without teenage forward Ansu Fati for their weekend trip to Getafe due to a knee injury, it has been confirmed.

The 16-year-old was in contention for a starting place due to the injury to Lionel Messi, who also misses the trip to the southern Madrid suburb.

It is now likely that Luis Suarez, Antoine Griezmann and Ousmane Dembele - who has recovered from injury - will start in an attacking trio for Ernesto Valverde’s side.

Wednesday September 25 2019
Lionel Messi to miss Barcelona trip to Getafe

Barcelona are set to be without star forward Lionel Messi for their weekend trip to Getafe with a calf injury, according to reports.

Messi started against Villarreal - his first start of the campaign - after struggling with a calf problem during pre-season.

Monday September 2 2019
Valencia's Jason joins Getafe on loan

Getafe have completed the season-long loan signing of Valencia winger Jason Remeseiro, the club have confirmed on Monday.

The A Coruna native only arrived at Los Che on a free transfer from city neighbours Levante earlier this summer and his departure has come without playing a senior game for the club.

The versatile 24-year-old had once again excelled for the Valencian-based club last campaign before moving across the city, in a deal that had been concluded earlier this year.

Monday September 2 2019
Getafe land Chelsea winger Kenedy

Getafe have reached an agreement to sign Chelsea winger Kenedy on a season-long loan deal, according to Diario AS.

The 23-year-old has spent the last 18 months on loan at Newcastle United but only managed to score three times across 41 appearances for the club.

Friday August 30 2019
Europa League group stage draw confirmed

Sevilla, Getafe and Espanyol have all discovered their group stage opponents of this season’s Europa League competition.

Sevilla - who have won the competition a record five times - have been drawn along with APOEL from Cyprus, Azerbaijani champions Qarabag and Luxembourg’s Dudelange.

Getafe, who have previously reached the quarter-finals of the competition, have been paired with Basel, Krasnodar and Trabzonspor of Turkey.

Monday August 26 2019
Jose Bordalas: If you have a Spanish flag, they call you fascist

Getafe boss Jose Bordalas has criticised Spanish culture and believes that those who carry the national flag are labelled as ‘fascists.’

The Coach was responding to a question in an interview with El Mundo in which he was asked why so few football personalities appeared to be political, with Pep Guardiola - who supports Catalan independence from Spain - the exception.

“Here it is not well thought of that people opt for something or give their point of view,” Bordalas explained in a wide-ranging interview.

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