Monday February 11 2019
Levante forward Emmanuel Boateng set for China move

Levante are close to selling Ghanaian forward Emmanuel Boateng to Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang, say local media reports.

The 22-year-old was signed from Portuguese outfit Moireirense in the summer of 2017 but has struggled for form this season, netting just once in 16 La Liga appearances.

Superdeporte say the forward will move to the Far East in a deal worth €11m, which will be the second highest transfer in Levante’s history following Jefferson Lerma’s €30m move to Bournemouth this summer.

Wednesday February 6 2019
Valencia 'sign Levante winger Jason on pre-contract'

Valencia have completed the signing of winger Jason from city rivals Levante on a pre-contract agreement, report Marca.

The versatile 24-year-old has once again excelled for the Valencian-based club this campaign and looks set to make a switch across the city this summer.

The reports come just days after the end of the January transfer window while the winger had previously been linked with a move to Sevilla and Villarreal.

Friday January 25 2019
Levante want Manchester United's Timothy Fosu-Mensah

Levante are considering a loan move for Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah, who is currently on loan at Fulham.

The 21-year-old has only featured in one match for the Cottagers under new boss Claudio Ranieri, who was instilled in November, and is now seeking an exit from the West London club.

The Dutch defender is currently in the middle of a season-long loan at Craven Cottage from United but a deal could be negotiated to see him join the Spanish outfit.

Tuesday January 22 2019
Levante call for Copa del Rey suspension amid Barcelona appeal

Levante have called for a temporary suspension of the Copa del Rey until their appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport is heard.

Barcelona player Juan Brandáriz, better known as Chumi, played during the first leg of the last 16 clash against Levante earlier this month.

However, reports later emerged that the player was not sanctioned to play in the match due to being banned whilst playing for the club’s B side.

Friday January 18 2019
Levante confirm reporting of Barcelona to Spanish FA

Levante president Quico Catalan has confirmed the club will lodge a formal complaint against Barcelona with the Spanish FA for playing an ineligible player.

A report in El Mundo claims that one of Barca’s players for their first leg defeat– Juan Brandáriz , better known as Chumi – was not sanctioned to play in the match due to being banned whilst playing for the club’s B side.

Sunday January 6 2019
La Liga Week 18: Sevilla & Atletico Madrid stalemate

Sevilla and Atletico Madrid couldn’t be separated in La Liga Week 18 as Espanyol and Huesca finally won.

A rare double-header on Friday kicked off with Levante salvaging a late 2-2 draw at home to Girona.

Portu and Aleix Garcia cancelled out Jose Luis Morales’ equaliser, while Sergio Postigo was shown a straight red card with 20 minutes remaining.

Friday December 28 2018
Sevilla look to Levante midfielder Jason

Sevilla are the favourites to land Levante winger Jason, whose contract expires in June 2019, according to a report in Marca.

The versatile 24-year-old has once again excelled for the Valencian-based club this campaign and looks set to make a switch away next year.

His contact is up in June but Levante may decide to cash-in during the January transfer window as he has showed ‘no intention’ of renewing his contract, says the report.

Sunday December 23 2018
La Liga Week 17: Athletic Bilbao afloat at Christmas

Athletic Bilbao ended the year afloat, despite Real Valladolid’s last-gasp equaliser in La Liga Week 17, while Alaves returned to winning ways.

Girona avoided a third straight defeat after they salvaged a 1-1 draw with Getafe on Friday.

Angel Rodriguez broke the deadlock for Getafe, whose unbeaten run was extended to six games in all competitions, although Bernardo Espinosa levelled things up with just five minutes remaining.

Sunday December 16 2018
Ernesto Valverde: Barcelona won't stick with 3-4-3

Ernesto Valverde insists Barcelona will not stick with the 3-4-3 formation they used during Sunday’s 5-0 demolition of Levante in La Liga.

A late injury to Nelson Semedo forced Valverde to shuffle his pack for the trip to Levante, switching to a back three in the absence of a recognised right-back, although the change paid off as Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick.

“Last season we conceded five after going the whole year without losing,” Valverde said after the game.

Sunday December 16 2018
Gerard Pique: I'll walk away from Barcelona, when...

Gerard Pique warned ‘I’ll walk away from Barcelona when the day comes that I stop enjoying things the way I do.’

Recent Press coverage of Pique has been about his business ventures off the field, with the defender heavily involved in the overhaul of tennis’ Davis Cup, while he was forced to deny reports that he was in talks to buy Segunda side Reus.

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