Valencia

Preview: Valencia tap Vicente to help reverse La Liga slump

MADRID (Reuters) - Valencia have turned to their retired former winger Vicente Rodriguez to help them out of a slump that has left Gary Neville still searching for his first victory in charge. Neville, who took over as coach of...

Neville upbeat despite latest Valencia stumble

MADRID (Reuters) - Valencia coach Gary Neville called his side's first-half performance "unacceptable" after they were held to a 2-2 draw at home to Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Sunday but said he was confident they could turn...

Neville still without La Liga win as Valencia held by Rayo

MADRID (Reuters) - Gary Neville's disappointing start as Valencia coach continued when the ambitious Singapore-owned club drew 2-2 at home to lowly Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Sunday, prompting more rumblings of discontent from the fans. Neville, who took...
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Atletico, Valencia through to Spanish Cup quarters

MADRID (Reuters) - Antoine Griezmann scored twice off the bench as Atletico Madrid sealed a place in the King's Cup quarter-finals with a 3-0 win at home to Rayo Vallecano on Thursday while Valencia also advanced with victory by...

Valencia bring back Garcia Pitarch as sporting director

MADRID (Reuters) - Stuttering Valencia have made a second key appointment in as many months by bringing back Jesus Garcia Pitarch as sporting director to work with new coach Gary Neville. Garcia Pitarch, 52, played for the La Liga club...

PREVIEW – Barca, Espanyol seek to calm waters before Cup clash

MADRID (Reuters) - Barcelona and Espanyol have fought out a couple of brutal derbies in recent weeks and the bitter city rivals are seeking to calm the waters ahead of Wednesday's King's Cup last-16 second leg. Espanyol held visiting Barca...
Gary Neville

Neville asks for patience after latest Valencia setback

MADRID (Reuters) - Valencia coach Gary Neville has asked the fans for patience after watching his side stumble to a 2-0 reverse at Real Sociedad in La Liga on Sunday that left him still winless in Spain's top flight. Appointed...

Villarreal flying high, Neville’s Valencia beaten

MADRID (Reuters) - Villarreal stayed hard on the heels of the La Liga leaders when a Cedric Bakambu double secured a 2-0 win at home to Sporting Gijon on Sunday as Gary Neville was again denied a debut victory...