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Real Sociedad vs Levante: Basque Club Looking To Move Up The Table

Real Sociedad will be looking to earn a much needed three points, as they host relegation contenders Levante at the Anoeta. Sociedad may have a few tired legs following their Europa League draw against Red Bull Salzburg, but will be feeling confident at home, after beating Deportivo De La Coruna 5-0 in their last home match. Although Levante managed to grab a point against Real Madrid a couple of weeks back, their last La Liga win was in November, as they beat fellow relegation battlers Las Palmas, 2-0. The last…

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Atletico Madrid vs Athletic Club: Basque’s arrive at the Wanda in poor form

Atletico Madrid will host Athletic Bilbao at The Wanda Metropolitano, as Los Rojiblancos look to secure their second place spot in La Liga. Bilbao will be on a high, following their comfortable 3-1 victory in Russia, against Spartak Moscow. Although, in La Liga, they may have only three wins in 11 games, they are undefeated 11 of their last 12. Atletico Madrid too were on Europa League duties during the week as they travelled to Denmark, and beat Kobenhaven 4-1. History in this fixture however, heavily favour the Madrid club…

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Malaga vs Valencia: Valencia face rock bottom side Malaga

Saturday evening sees third place Valencia travel to bottom side Malaga, in a game that on paper should be an easy win for the away side, although you can never be certain. Last time out for the hosts Malaga, they lost 1-0 to Atletico Madrid. On the other hand, Valencia beat 17th place Levante. A win for Marcelino’s side could see them move four points clear of fourth-placed Real Madrid, at least for 24 hours. Meanwhile, a victory for the home side could cut the points difference from safety down to four points….

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Cerezo talks title race between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona

The President of Atletico Madrid, Enrique Cerezo has stated that his club will not give up the title just yet. They plan to challenge league leaders Barcelona for the La Liga crown until the very end of the season. Los Rojiblancos sit second in the league and have reduced the gap at the top of the table by four points within the past two weeks. FC Barcelona dropped points against both Espanyol and Getafe. Cerezo has high hopes after a good run of form for Atletico Madrid this season and feels that it…

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Deportivo La Coruna 0-1 Real Betis: Nothing moronic from Loren as Betis secure victory

Young Real Betis midfielder Loren Moron scored his third goal in what was just his second appearance for Los Verdiblancos to help his side to a 1-0 win at the Riazor against Deportivo La Coruna, who had new manager Clarence Seedorf in charge for the first time. The win sees Betis climb to eighth place, two points behind Eibar and now just three behind fierce rivals Sevilla in sixth whilst Depor stay 19th, three points from safety. Betis almost scored inside the opening ten minutes when Joaquin cut inside and…

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Real Madrid vs Real sociedad: Madrid hoping to get back to winning ways

Real Madrid host Real Sociedad on Saturday evening and will be hoping to get back to winning again following on from lasts week’s draw against Levante that sees them 19 points behind league leaders Barcelona, whilst Sociedad will hope to emulate last Friday’s win over Deportivo with another three points. A win for the home side could see them up into third for 24 hours before Valencia play their game, however defeat could possibly leave them outside of a Champions league place in what has already been a below par…

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Leganes vs Eibar: La Liga surprise packages clash in Madrid

Two of the surprise sides in La Liga this season, Leganes and Eibar, meet at the Butarque on Saturday evening. Leganes currently sit in 12th place but are just four points off Sevilla in sixth whereas Eibar are just one point behind Los Nervionenses in seventh. Both sides of course set out this season with the aim of staying in Spain’s top flight but now, Europe is a serious possibility. Leganes have conceded just 21 goals in 21 games, the same as Madrid neighbours Real and Getafe, with only first…

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Malaga vs Atletico Madrid: Madrid without Godin for trip to Malaga

Saturday afternoon sees bottom side Malaga play host to Atletico Madrid at La Rosaleda stadium in a game where the home side will be looking to improve following on from last weeks defeat to Las Palmas, While Atletico look to continue their great form this season. A win for Malaga could close the gap to Las Palmas down to just a point and would be their win in the league since December , but defeat for them could see them further back in the race for survival. A win for Diego…

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Athletic Club vs Las Palmas: Bilbao aim to bounce back from Girona disappointment

Athletic Club de Bilbao host Las Palmas on Friday night looking to put last week’s defeat at Girona behind them against a Las Palmas side full of confidence after Monday’s win against Malaga. The home side begin the weekend in 13th but could move into the top half with a win at San Mames before the rest of the sides play later this weekend. Las Palmas are now four clear of bottom of the table Malaga following their win last week and are now just three points from safety albeit…

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Las Palmas 1-0 Malaga: Late Halilovic goal wins basement battle for hosts

Las Palmas substitute Alen Halilovic scored the only goal in the last minute of the game at home to bottom of the table Malaga to move four clear of the Andalucians, level on points with eighteenth placed Deportivo La Coruna. The home side handed debuts to new signings Matias Aguirregaray and Oghenekaro Etebo with Valencia loanee Nacho Gil given his first start for the club after a substitute appearance at the Wanda Metropolitano against Atletico Madrid last weekend. As for Malaga, they also gave starts to new signings Ideye Brown…

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