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Nicolas Otamendi move to Manchester United could be finalized this week

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Nicolas Otamendi is edging closer to a move to Manchester United as it is being reported that his agent is currently in talks with Valencia officials to accelerate his departure from the La Liga side. According to numerous reports, the 27-year-old has … Continue reading

Nicolas Otamendi’s move to Manchester United on hold until Sergio Ramos’ future is resolved

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi has expressed his desire to leave Spain this summer with Manchester United being tipped to be the Argentine center-back’s next destination. According to numerous reports, the 27-year-old has already agreed personal terms with United and will make around … Continue reading

Marcos Rojo hoping to expedite Nicolas Otamendi’s transfer to Manchester United

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is prepared to use his time with the Argentina national team to urge Valencia centre-back Nicolas Otamendi to join him at Old Trafford next season. Rojo and Otamendi were both named to manager Gerardo “Tata” … Continue reading

Valencia tell Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi to hand in transfer request

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia president Amadeo Salvo has publicly responded to comments made by agent of defender Nicolas Otamendi, saying if the Argentine wants to leave the club he should formally request a transfer. Yesterday, during an interview with Cadena SER, Eugenio Lopez … Continue reading

Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi wants to leave Valencia, says agent

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi wants to leave Valencia in order to join a “top” club next season, according to the player’s agent Eugenio Lopez. The timing of Lopez’s comments are curious after reports surfaced last week that the defender … Continue reading

Manchester United have a pre-contract agreement with Valencia’s Nicolas Otamendi

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United have a pre-contract agreement with Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi, according to a report from the Argentine publication Olé. It is understood that the two clubs have yet to agree a fee for the Argentine centre-back. However, that is likely … Continue reading

Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi dreaming of Premier League move

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi is dreaming of a Premier League move, according to Sky Sports Spanish football expert Guillem Balague. Last week, Valencia’s sporting director Francisco Rufete said the centre-back had not expressed an interest to leave the club. However, Guillem Balague … Continue reading

Valencia committed to holding on to Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia sporting director Francisco Rufete says defender Nicolas Otamendi has not expressed a desire to leave the club. However, officials at the La Liga side are eager to secure the center-back for the long term with the likes of Manchester United expressing an … Continue reading

Valencia extend agreement with defender Jose Luis Gaya until June 2020

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia have extended their agreement with defender Jose Luis Gaya until June 2020. The 19-year-old was being publicly pursued by Real Madrid, and was rumored to be a transfer target of Chelsea, Manchester City and Arsenal in recent weeks. Gaya’s … Continue reading

Valencia manager Nuno downplays his role with rejuvenated team

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia manager Nuno Santo has downplayed the role he has played with the rejuvenated La Liga side this season, stating he is only one part of a team where no one person is more important than the next. Last year, Valencia missed … Continue reading

Taking away to-go food; 5 soccer clubs that have clamped down on players’ bad eating habits

Posted on by PA Sport

Former Manchester United manager David Moyes admits he put a stop to the players’ pre-match ritual of eating chips during his time at Old Trafford because some of his squad were overweight. Rio Ferdinand criticized the move in his autobiography … Continue reading

Nuno Espirito Santo Extends Contract With Valencia Until June 2018

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia have reached an agreement with coach Nuno Espirito Santo to extend his current deal with the Spanish club until June 2018. Nuno replaced former Los Che boss Juan Antonio Pizzi last summer, and his current deal was set to expire … Continue reading

Spanish Clubs Continue To Show That La Liga Is More Than A ‘Two Team’ League

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Heading into this weekend, the eyes of the football world will focus on the Santiago Bernabeu and this season’s version of ‘El Clasico’. La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona have dominated the Spanish landscape – winning 32 and 22 league … Continue reading

Valencia Benefiting From A Season Outside Of European Competition

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Prior to his side’s round of seven La Liga encounter with Valencia, Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone told the media: “As they are not in European competition this season, Valencia will have to try hard not to be in the top … Continue reading

Former Valencia President Arrested After Plotting to Kidnap His Successor

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
juan soler

Ex-Valencia President Juan Soler has been arrested in connection with a plot to kidnap the club’s former chief Vicente Soriano. Soler, who was the club president at the club from 2004 to 2008, was released on bail after facing magistrates … Continue reading

Valencia 0-3 Swansea City, Europa League Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Swansea City completely outplayed Valencia today in their first game of the Europa League Group Stage, recording the Welsh club’s first win on the European continent since 1982 — 31 years ago. Swansea silenced the Valencia fans at the Mestalla … Continue reading

Valencia 2-3 Barcelona Match Highlights; Lionel Messi Scores A Hat Trick [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

In what has been one of the most entertaining matches of the 2013/14 season so far, Barcelona scored three goals courtesy of Lionel Messi to grab an away win against Valencia at Mestalla Stadium. It looked like a walk in … Continue reading

Liverpool Agree Deal to Sign Aly Cissokho From Valencia On Season-Long Loan

Posted on by Christopher Harris
Aly Cissokho

Liverpool have agreed a deal with Valencia to sign French left-back Aly Cissokho on a season-long loan. However, the defender won’t be available for tomorrow’s game against Stoke City, and will be arriving on Merseyside next week. For several weeks, … Continue reading