Celta Vigo

Leaders Real Madrid held to 2-2 draw by Celta Vigo in La Liga

The draw ended a five-game winning streak in the league for the leaders and left them on 53 points after 24 games, one ahead of second-placed Barcelona.

Feb 17, 2020, 10:23 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid held to frustrating draw with Valladolid after late equaliser

Karim Benzema looked to have fired Madrid to a second straight win after last week`s confidence-boosting 3-1 victory at Celta Vigo when he scored in the 82nd minute with a splendid piece of skill.

Aug 25, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Gareth Bale to stay after helping Real Madrid to win at Celta: Zinedine Zidane

Bale created Madrid`s opening goal, which was scored by Karim Benzema, with a superb change of pace down the left wing and was a constant threat to Celta while he also contributed to Madrid`s defensive work.

Aug 18, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Toni Kroos helps Real Madrid defeat Celta Vigo but Luka Modric sees red

Karim Benzema put Madrid ahead in the 12th minute after a superb piece of wing play from Gareth Bale, who had earned a surprise starting berth due to injury to Eden Hazard after a close-season period of uncertainty over his future.

Aug 18, 2019, 00:21 AM IST

La Liga: Makeshift Barcelona defeated at Celta Vigo and lose Ousmane Dembele to injury

Celta`s captain and talisman Iago Aspas then sealed the win by converting from the penalty spot after another VAR review ruled that Barca`s Samuel Umtiti had handled the ball.

May 05, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Celta Vigo appoint Fran Escriba as new coach after Miguel Cardoso's axing

Escriba was the assistant coach at Getafe, Valencia, Benfica and Atletico Madrid, later becoming head coach at Elche who he led to the top flight in his first season in charge. 

Mar 04, 2019, 09:58 AM IST

La Liga: Sevilla battle back to grab last-gasp draw against Eibar

The unlikely draw took Sevilla to 37 points in the standings, two points ahead of fifth-placed Getafe who beat Celta Vigo 3-1 on Saturday.

Feb 11, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Iago Aspas guides Celta Vigo to 2-0 win over Huesca in La Liga

Celta Vigo striker Iago Aspas scored a brace on Saturday to beat Huesca 2-0 in La Liga, giving his side its first win under new coach Miguel Cardoso.

Dec 02, 2018, 08:08 AM IST

La Liga: Resurgent Real maintain winning run under Solari at Celta Vigo

Solari would not reveal whether he has been given any indication of what decision president Florentino Perez will take in the next 24 hours. 

Nov 12, 2018, 15:30 PM IST

La Liga: Barcelona hold on for draw at Celta Vigo after Sergi Roberto sent off

Lionel Messi was thrown on as a substitute but 10-man Barcelona were relieved to escape with a draw as Celta Vigo came within a whisker of inflicting the Catalans' first league defeat of the season on Tuesday.

Apr 18, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Lionel Messi double against Celta Vigo helps Barcelona reach King's Cup quarter-finals

Lionel Messi scored twice as King's Cup holders Barcelona moved comfortably into the quarter-finals by thrashing Celta Vigo 5-0 at the Nou Camp in their last 16 second leg game on Thursday.

Jan 12, 2018, 12:45 PM IST

Copa del Rey: Barcelona held by Celta Vigo, Real Madrid ease to victory

Barca hit the woodwork twice, Sergio Busquets crashing a shot against the bar and Sergio Roberto striking the post in stoppage time while Turkish international Emre Mor went close to grabbing a winner for Celta.

Jan 05, 2018, 11:23 AM IST

Copa del Rey: Barcelona handed tricky Cup tie with Celta Vigo, Real Madrid face Numancia

The ties will be played over two legs in early January.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:49 PM IST

La Liga: Barcelona held 2-2 by Celta Vigo, despite Lionel Messi ending goal drought

Barca still lead the standings with 36 points but second-placed Valencia can cut their deficit on the leaders down to two if they beat Getafe on Sunday.

Dec 02, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Real, Atletico win to keep the pressure on La Liga leaders Barcelona

A Marco Asensio-inspired Real Madrid crushed Eibar 3-0 to close the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona to five points on Sunday, with Karim Benzema starting on the bench.

Oct 23, 2017, 09:25 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid on brink of title triumph after Cristiano Ronaldo's double sinks Celta Vigo

Ronaldo was starting his first La Liga game away from home for nearly two months as in contrast to recent weeks, Zinedine Zidane didn`t rotate his starting XI.

May 18, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

La Liga Preview: Cristiano Ronaldo could take Real Madrid to brink of title in Celta Vigo

Madrid would move three points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a victory in Galicia ahead of the season finale on Sunday.

May 15, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

Europa League: Manchester United set up Ajax clash in final after edging past Celta Vigo

Ajax advanced to their first European final in 21 years despite a 3-1 defeat to Lyon in France, the Dutch side progressing 5-4 on aggregate.

May 12, 2017, 08:32 AM IST

Europa League: Marcus Rashford shines as Manchester United edge towards final with 1-0 win over Celta Vigo

Celta`s greater attacking intent was offering United more space on the counter-attack and Rashford didn`t make the most of one promising opening after skipping past Gustavo Cabral.

May 05, 2017, 08:52 AM IST

Europa League semi-final: Triple injury boost for Manchester United as Jose Mourinho focus on Celta Vigo clash

Mourinho will also have Eric Bailly and Juan Mata available to compensate for the season-ending injuries suffered by top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marcos Rojo and Luke Shaw.

May 04, 2017, 00:17 AM IST