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La Liga: 'Indignant' Villarreal slam penalty re-take due to VAR review

Fernandez saved a penalty from Roger Marti but the kick was ordered to be re-taken after a VAR review showed Fernandez had both feet off the line when the striker took the shot.

Aug 24, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Valencia stroll into Europa League semis with 2-0 win over Villarreal

Toni Lato and Dani Parejo scored the goals to secure the victory for Valencia and set up a meeting with Arsenal in the last-four.

Apr 19, 2019, 10:10 AM 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

Struggling Villarreal sack manager Luis Garcia Plaza, bring back Javi Calleja

Calleja was earlier fired on December 10 when the club was sitting just three points above the relegation zone.


Jan 30, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

La Liga: Bilbao bemused by offside ruling in 1-1 draw against Villarreal

The draw left Villarreal 19th in the 20-team standings on 18 points, three from safety. 

Jan 21, 2019, 12:12 PM IST

La Liga: Santi Cazorla's brace rescues Villareal in 2-2 draw against Real Madrid

Villarreal will face Eibar on January 6 before Real Madrid will square off with Real Sociedad in their next La Liga clash on the same day. 

Jan 04, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

AC Milan crash out of Europa League

All the goals in Greece came in a thrilling second half, with Milan defender Cristian Zapata scoring an own goal to make it 2-0 to Olympiakos in the 70th minute, before he pulled one back for his side two minutes later. 

Dec 14, 2018, 10:28 AM IST

La Liga: Alaves down Villarreal in intense 2-1 win

Gerard Moreno notched the goal for Villarreal just 10 minutes into the match at Mendizorroza stadium on Sunday

Oct 29, 2018, 13:22 PM IST

La Liga: Villarreal frustrate Atletico's hopes of claiming La Liga top spot

Atletico Madrid are third in the standings with 16 points, while Villarreal have 9 points and are 14th.

Oct 21, 2018, 15:25 PM IST

Athletic win 3-1 over unfortunate Villarreal

The victory lifts Athletic into 12th place in La Liga. Villarreal remain in sixth, the final Europa League spot.

Apr 10, 2018, 12:32 PM IST

Villarreal player Ruben Semedo arrested after 'violent incident'

Villarreal's Portuguese defender Ruben Semedo was arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of holding somebody against their will and causing injury, a source close to the investigation told AFP.

Feb 21, 2018, 16:51 PM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid out of top four as Villarreal win

Villarreal moved above Real Madrid and into the top four after a 2-1 win over Levante that saw them leapfrog the struggling champions and pile more pressure on Real coach Zinedine Zidane.

Jan 21, 2018, 14:54 PM IST

Real Madrid crisis deepens with Villarreal defeat, Atletico Madrid and Valencia win

Real Madrid’s struggles showed no signs of easing on Saturday as the champions slumped to a second La Liga defeat in three games which increased pressure on coach Zinedine Zidane.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:29 PM IST

La Liga: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi give Barcelona win, Atletico Madrid keep up chase

Barca looked set for a third consecutive league draw as they created scant opportunities but they were presented with the advantage of an extra man when Villarreal midfielder Daniel Raba was given a straight red card for a wild, studs-up challenge on Sergio Busquets on the hour mark.

Dec 11, 2017, 09:48 AM IST

AC Milan, Villarreal, Nice reach Europa League knockouts; Arsenal lose to Cologne

AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage.

Nov 24, 2017, 09:44 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid thrash Granada 4-0; Barcelona's MSN cross 100-goal mark with 4-1 win over Villarreal

Barca remain top thanks to their superior head-to-head record with the two locked on 84 points, but Real have three games remaining to the Catalans` two.

May 07, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

La Liga: `MSN` hit 100 mark as Barcelona pile pressure on Real Madrid

Earlier, third-placed Atletico Madrid guaranteed their place in the top four with a 1-0 win over Eibar.

May 07, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

Real Madrid leading La Liga standings because of performances, not referees: Zinedine Zidane

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique meanwhile wrote on Twitter that Real had earned eight extra points this campaign due to dubious refereeing decisions.

Feb 28, 2017, 21:25 PM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid stage come-from-behind win against Villarreal; Lionel Messi nets winner vs Atletico Madrid

Villarreal had enjoyed the better of the opening hour, but were swamped by wave upon wave of Real attack for the final 30 minutes.

Feb 27, 2017, 09:05 AM IST

El Clasico: Captain Sergio Ramos salvages Real Madrid pride at Barcelona

The draw helped Madrid maintained a six-point advantage at the to top of La Liga table ahead of the defending champions.

Dec 04, 2016, 09:17 AM IST