Thursday January 23 2020
La Liga set for crucial title and relegation battles in February

February will be a pivotal month at both ends of the La Liga table, with sides battling relegation, fighting for Europe and pushing for the league title.


Atletico Madrid will be out for revenge when they head to the Santiago Bernabeu at the start of February, following their controversial defeat in the Spanish Supercopa defeat.

Tuesday January 21 2020
Celta Vigo want Southampton star Oriol Romeu

La Liga side Celta Vigo have targeted Southampton midfielder Oriol Romeu as a January transfer option.

According to reports in Marca, Oscar Garcia's side have highlighted the Catalan born player as the perfect replacement for Stanislav Lobotka, who completed his €20M move to Napoli last week.

Wednesday January 15 2020
La Liga relegation battle too tough to call

WIth no team cut adrift at the foot of La Liga and seven teams either in or within touching distance of the drop zone, Alex Fitzpatrick analyses the situation.

Leganes against Celta Vigo

19 games have passed, and the half time whistle has been blown on the battle to beat the drop. The race to maintain La Liga status is on and with 10 points covering the bottom seven teams, there is plenty to play for in the second half of the season.

Rock bottom but set to rise

Wednesday January 15 2020
Done deal: Celta Vigo's Stanislav Lobotka joins Napoli

Napoli have confirmed the signing of midfielder Stanislav Lobotka from Celta Vigo in a deal worth €20m plus bonuses.

The 25-year-old Slovakia international will take part in training immediately with his new teammates after the deal was completed on Wednesday.

Lobotka has penned a contract to June 2024 worth a reported €1.8m per season, while the initial transfer fee of €20m is thought to be supplemented by a further €4m in bonuses.

Tuesday January 14 2020
Jeison Murillo set to join Celta Vigo

Central defender Jeison Murillo is heading back to La Liga as he looks set to join Celta Vigo on loan from Valencia, report Marca.

The Colombian international joined Serie A side Sampdoria this summer on loan from Los Che but he has featured in just 10 matches for the Blucerchiati this campaign.

Since October 30, the 27-year-old has been limited to a mere 139 minutes for Claudio Ranieri’s side and now he is returning to La Liga.

Tuesday January 14 2020
Celta Vigo against English clubs for Milan's Lucas Biglia

Celta Vigo are set to battle English duo Norwich City and Watford to land Milan midfielder Lucas Biglia, report Diario AS.

The 33-year-old was one of several big names to join the Rossoneri in the summer of 2017 in a deal worth €17m, but injuries have curtailed his impact at the club.

Biglia - who has been capped 58 times at senior international level for Argentina - is said to have been offered to the trio of his clubs by his representatives.

Saturday January 11 2020
Stanislav Lobotka undergoes Napoli medical

Celta Vigo midfielder Stanislav Lobotka is on the verge of completing his move to Serie A side Napoli in the coming days.

According to reports in Marca, the Slovakian international is finally set to complete his anticipated move to Italy before the end of the weekend, after undergoing a medical examination Naples today.

Saturday January 11 2020
Celta Vigo set to resign Augusto Fernandez

Celta Vigo are set to resign former midfielder Augusto Fernandez from Chinese Super League side Beijing Renhe.

The 33-year old is reportedly keen on a return to Spain, and his former club are on the look out for a defensive midfielder, with Stanislav Lobotka set to complete his move to SS Napoli in the coming days.

Friday January 10 2020
Napoli agree deal for Celta Vigo's Stanislav Lobotka

Napoli have agreed to sign Celta Vigo midfielder Stanislav Lobotka in a deal worth €24m, according to Sky Italia.

It is claimed Napoli will pay €20m upfront for the player and a further €4m in add-ons, with the report coming a week after Goal’s Spanish site claimed the two clubs were €5m apart in their valuations.

Thursday January 9 2020
Brentford in for Celta Vigo winger Emre Mor

English Champoniship club Brentford want to sign Celta Vigo winger Emre Mor, currently on loan at Galatasaray.

The 22-year-old has made just three league starts for the Istanbul-based giants this season and is said to be available for transfer once again this month, as outlined by Sky Sports.

The Turkey international became Celta’s club record signing when he joined from Borussia Dortmund in a €14m deal in 2017, but now looks set to leave this year.

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