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Phil Neville to assist interim Valencia coach Voro after departure of Nuno

• Former England international took training on Monday• Voro will begin third spell as caretaker of club Voro has been named the interim Valencia coach, with Phil Neville as his assistant, following the resignation of Nuno on Sunday evening. Nuno announced his departure following Valencia’s 1-0 loss to Sevilla, but said he had already informed […]
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Valencia out on a Lim with more questions than answers after Nuno exit | Sid Lowe

No character, no quality, no identity, Valencia have been dreadful but apportioning blame is hard when there is doubt over where the power lies They were waiting for the Valencia manager but what they got was the former Valencia manager, and in more ways than one. It was getting late at the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán, […]
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Atlético Madrid may spend to cover loss of Tiago, says Diego Simeone

• Midfielder set to be out for four months due to fractured tibia• Atlético manager ‘open’ to buying a replacement in January Atlético Madrid may enter the January transfer market in order to find cover for the injured Tiago, the club’s head coach Diego Simeone said on Monday. Related: Valencia out on a Lim with […]
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Barcelona complain after pundits back Real Madrid’s Isco for kick on Neymar

• Barça angered by view of ex-Real players Manolo Sanchís and Poli Rincón• ‘It is incitement to violence and we want anti-violence commission to act’ Barcelona have filed a formal complaint against two former Real Madrid players turned pundits after they suggested the Barça forward Neymar deserved the kick he received from Real’s midfielder Isco […]
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Phil Neville takes co-charge of first-team affairs at Valencia

• Former Manchester United coach in charge until further notice• Nuno announced departure following 1-0 loss to Sevilla Phil Neville and his fellow coach Salvador Gonzalez, known as Voro, have taken charge of first-team affairs at Valencia until further notice following the resignation of Nuno on Sunday night. Nuno announced his departure following Los Che’s […]
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Nuno Espírito Santo resigns as Valencia coach after defeat by Sevilla

• Former goalkeeper saw his team lose 1-0 in La Liga• Nuno told owner of his intention to resign before match Valencia’s coach, Nuno Espírito Santo, has resigned after Sunday’s 1-0 defeat by Sevilla left them ninth in La Liga. A Sergio Escudero goal was enough to see off Valencia at the Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan Stadium […]
November 29, 2015 0
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Gareth Bale’s first goal since August helps Real Madrid to victory over Eibar

A Gareth Bale header and a Cristiano Ronaldo penalty gave Real Madrid a much-needed 2-0 victory over Eibar in La Liga on Sunday, following their hammering by leaders Barcelona last weekend, and put them six points off the top of the standings. The Welshman notched up his first goal since the end of August when […]
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Barcelona sweep aside Real Sociedad through Neymar, Suárez and Messi

A Neymar double, a spectacular volley from Luis Suárez and a goal for Lionel Messi enabled Barcelona’s unstoppable strike force to sweep aside Real Sociedad 4-0 and extend their lead at the top of La Liga to seven points for a few hours at least. Neymar slotted home a Dani Alves cross after 22 minutes […]
November 28, 2015 0
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Real Madrid’s Raphaël Varane could face three weeks out with injury

• Defender damaged thigh muscle in win over Shakhtar Donetsk• Varane injury adds to Rafa Benítez’s woes with Sergio Ramos also struggling The Real Madrid centre-back Raphaël Varane damaged a thigh muscle in Wednesday’s Champions League match at Shakhtar Donetsk, the La Liga club said on Friday following tests at a clinic in the Spanish […]
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