Tuesday December 19 2017
Betis end winless run at Malaga

Real Betis ended an eight-game winless run on Monday night with a 2-0 victory overMalaga, who remain mired in the relegation zone.

Goals from Sergio Leon and Victor Camarasa made the points safe for Quique Setien’s side, while Joaquin’s goal in the first half also crossed the line but was not awarded by the officials.

It was 36-year-old Joaquin, formerly of Malaga, who played in Leon to open the scoring in the 24th minute – his low shot squirming under the hand of goalkeeper Roberto.

Saturday June 25 2016
Official: Malaga sign Keko & Jony

Malaga have completed the signings of Keko and Jony on four-year contracts after the pair left Eibar and Sporting Gijon respectively.

Transfermarkt reports Keko has joined for a fee of €3.7m from Eibar, while Jony arrives on a free transfer following the expiration of his Sporting contract.

The two wingers, both 24, were unveiled to 2,500 fans of the Andalusian club at La Rosaleda on Saturday, accompanied by sporting director Francesc Arnau.

Tuesday June 21 2016
Malaga keen on Eibar winger

Málaga are hot on the trail of Eibar winger Keko and have re-opened talks with the Basque outfit in a bid to bring him to the Costa del Sol.

The 24-year-old [pictured, right] was the subject of interest from Málaga in the winter transfer window and has now informed his club that he would like a move to southern Spain.

Madrid-born Keko has an €8m release clause in his contract, while Eibar are believed to be asking around €7m for him, while Málaga are believed to have lodged a €4m offer.

Wednesday January 27 2016
Report: Keko to Sevilla in June

Sevilla will reportedly sign Keko in June, with Eibar agreeing to let him go cheaper in return for the winger staying the rest of the season.

AS reports Keko’s contract clause is €10m, not the €7m that had been reported, but he will be sold for the lower amount in June in return for an extra few months with Los Armeros.

Eibar also receive the first option on Keko should Sevilla decide to send him out on loan.

Tuesday January 26 2016
Keko price deters Sevilla

Sevilla are looking into other options after being dissuaded from going for Eibar’s Keko by the price tag placed on the winger.

Estadio Deportivo reports Sevilla will sign a player for the right wing before the transfer window closes on February 1, but don’t want to pay the €7m release clause for Keko, and Eibar initially wanted €10m.

Keko has reportedly told his club he would like to move to Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan but it’s possible Sevilla have given up on the 24-year-old, with other options being mooted.

Wednesday January 20 2016
Sevilla turn to Keko?

Sevilla have reportedly turned to Eibar winger Keko as they search for additions in the winter transfer window.

Marco says Sporting Lisbon’s Andre Carrillo remains the preferred option at Nervion but Keko has emerged as an alternative.

Eibar are aware of Sevilla’s interest but want to keep the 24-year-old at least until the end of the season, having learned from past mistakes.

Friday July 10 2015
Official: Luna & Keko to Eibar

Eibar have continued their pre-season rebuild with the signings of Aston Villa left-back Antonio Luna and Albacete winger Keko.

Luna, 24, started his career at Sevilla, before joining the Claret and Blues in the summer of 2013 and scoring on his Premier League debut against Arsenal.

However, after two disappointing loan spells in Italy with Hellas Verona and Spezia, he has rescinded his contract with Villa and arrives at Ipurua on a free transfer.

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