LaLiga News 

Simone Zaza to leave Valencia after agreeing AC Milan terms

Italy international Simone Zaza is set to leave Valencia after agreeing terms with Italian club AC Milan, reports claim. The Italian striker is set for a return to his homeland after negotiating a four-year contract to move to the San Siro, leaving Los Che boss Marcelino with a void in attack to fill this summer. According to “Gazzeta Dello Sport”, the agreement will see Zaza earn €2.5m per season at his new club but his sealed deal must await confirmation of other moves involving Atletico Madrid and Juventus. Milan are keen…

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LaLiga News 

‘Frustrated’ Simone Zaza set for Valencia exit

Valencia striker Simone Zaza could be set to leave the club after revealing his frustrations at not playing regularly of late. The former Juventus goal-scorer started the season in superb form for Los Che, guiding them to an unbeaten league start, which ended in December. However, despite scoring 11 league goals – Zaza has found playing time hard to come by in recent weeks, settling for a place on the bench behind new signing Luciano Vietto, who arrived from Atletico Madrid in the January transfer window. Netting against Real Betis…

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LaLiga News 

Simone Zaza happy with Valencia

Valencia striker Simone Zaza has reiterated his happiness at the club after reports linking him with a return to Italian football. The 26-year-old arrived at Los Che in July and signed a deal until 2021, but his form and goal scoring exploits have seen him gain plentiful interest from a whole host of European sides. Scoring 10 goals in 22 games so far this season, Zaza has formed a prolific partnership with Spanish international Rodrigo in a Valencia side which has pushed league leaders Barcelona and second placed Atletico Madrid…

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Blog LaLiga 

Valencia CF: has the sleeping giant awoken at last?

Sitting in third place, five points clear of last season’s Liga and Champions League winners Real Madrid, it is fair to say that Los Che are in a very promising position. However, it is easy to forget the fact that not long ago, the six-time Spanish Champions were teetering on the brink of relegation and the threat of a drop to the Segunda Division was looming over them like Peter Crouch in a room full of jockeys. This time last year Gary Neville was one month into his reign at Els Taronges,…

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LaLiga Match Centre Spain 

Exceeding sides set to clash for the first time in La Liga

Two sides who have exceeded expectations this season, meet for the first time in La Liga at the Estadio de Mestalla as they attempt to maintain their bright starts into the New Year. The first half of the season couldn’t have gone any better for Valencia or Girona with both sides sat comfortably in the top half of the table as they look to push on. Valencia have started to stutter and seem to be losing touch at the top with Barcelona and Atletico Madrid with Marcelino’s men losing three…

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LaLiga News 

Simone Zaza to be given €100m release clause at Valencia

Valencia will reportedly agree a new €100m release clause in a new contract for striker Simone Zaza. The 26-year-old arrived at Los Che in July and signed a deal until 2021, but his form and goal scoring exploits have seen him gain plentiful interest from a whole host of European sides. Scoring 10 goals in 15 games, Zaza has formed a prolific partnership with Spanish international Rodrigo in a Valencia side which has pushed league leaders Barcelona and remained unbeaten in the league until early December. Valencia based media SuperDeporte claim…

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LaLiga News 

Unbeaten Valencia aim to stop Barcelona stronghold on top spot away at Getafe

Valencia travel to the Coliseum Alfonso Perez buoyant from a great display against league leaders, Barcelona last weekend despite conceding a late goal. Marcelino’s men carried on their emphatic start to the season, coming close to causing a massive upset until the late Jordi Alba equalizer.  Last week’s draw keeps leaders Barcelona ahead by four points, but Valencia will be looking to close the gap further when they tackle Getafe this Sunday. The Los Che are only one of three teams still unbeaten in the league this season, four ahead…

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LaLiga News 

Zaza hopeful of making Barca clash

Valencia forward Simone Zaza hopes to be fit to face Barcelona in the top of the table clash at the Mestalla on Sunday night. The Italian forward picked up a knee injury while on international duty with his country and spent last Sunday’s 2-0 win at Espanyol on the bench. The club made the decision not to operate on the striker and he has taken part in training this week despite still feeling discomfort albeit pausing at times to have words with club doctor Luis Silvestre. He also remained behind…

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LaLiga News 

Valencia’s Simone Zaza needs knee surgery

Valencia boss Marcelino has revealed that Simone Zaza needs to undergo surgery after aggravating a meniscus tear. The former West Ham United striker has been in superb form this season for Los Che, scoring nine goals and in the process – helping them sit behind league leaders Barcelona, having lost none of their opening 11 La Liga games. Having been included in the Italian national squad for their World Cup 2018 play-off against Sweden last weekend; the striker was forced to pull out having suffered the tear in training. Whilst…

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Global Gossip News 

High-flying Valencia to swoop for Everton striker Sandro Ramirez?

Valencia have joined a host of clubs including Sevilla to offer Sandro a route back to La Liga after a disastrous start to life in England. The former Barcelona striker has failed to open his Premier League account thus far after netting 14 times last season. Having made just five appearances this season, the player has not been included in a matchday squad since Ronald Koeman departed the Toffees hotseat. The Spanish Under-21 international signed for Everton when they triggered the £5.1 million buyout clause in his Malaga contract. According…

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