Villarreal Features

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Dos Santos out of Mexico friendly vs. Nigeria Video

ESPN staff | March, 3 2014

Villarreal attacker Giovani dos Santos was scratched from the lineup for Mexico's friendly vs. Nigeria on Wednesday due to a calf injury sustained during his Spanish League club's 1-1 draw vs. Real Betis on Sunday. Club America forward Raul Jimen...

La Liga fines Villarreal for fan smoke bomb

Associated Press | February, 21 2014

La Liga's disciplinary committee has fined Villarreal 4,000 euros after a spectator caused a delay in a game by throwing a smoke bomb with tear gas-like effects onto the field.  The game between host Villarreal and Celta Vigo at El Madrig...

Police still hunting for tear gas suspect

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | February, 17 2014

Spanish police are still searching for the individual who threw a tear gas canister onto the pitch during Saturday night’s La Liga game between Villarreal and Celta Vigo at El Madrigal. A can spewing gas was thrown from the stands with time...

Villarreal boss Marcelino condemns smoke bomb

PA Sport | February, 16 2014

Villarreal coach Marcelino has condemned the actions of a spectator who threw a smoke canister onto the pitch during his side's 2-0 defeat to Celta Vigo. Late goals from Fabian Orellana and Nolito handed Celta an unlikely victory in the Primer...

Smoke bomb interrupts Villarreal-Celta Vigo

Associated Press | February, 15 2014

VILLARREAL, Spain -- A smoke bomb with effects similar to tear gas was thrown onto the pitch of El Madrigal Stadium and forced the game between host Villarreal and Celta Vigo to be temporarily stopped on Saturday. The device was thrown in the 87t...

El Tri coach meets with Gio dos Santos, Aquino Video

ESPN staff | February, 5 2014

Javier Aquino and Giovani dos Santos are "out for a rematch," said El Tri coach Miguel Herrera via Twitter after meeting with the two in Villarreal Wednesday. "We were with Gio and Aquino, the two very positive and eager for a rem...

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid grab advantage

PA Sports | January, 10 2014

Real Madrid picked up a solid advantage over Osasuna as they claimed a 2-0 win in the Copa del Rey round of 16 first leg at the Bernabeu. Karim Benzema headed home Luka Modric's cross from close range in the 18th minute for the opener before J...

Martino wants Barcelona encore

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | December, 13 2013

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino says he wants his team to repeat the performance which blew Celtic away in midweek when they return to La Liga action against Villarreal at the Camp Nou on Saturday.     • Tomas: Obrigado, Ne...

Dos Santos upbeat over Barcelona clash

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | December, 13 2013

Villarreal attacker Giovani Dos Santos has said he believes his high-flying side are capable of getting a result against his old team Barcelona on Saturday. • Hunter: Road to recovery The Yellow Submarine’s last visit to the Ca...

Dos Santos on El Tri: Criticism is in the past Video

ESPN staff, , , | December, 12 2013

Villarreal forward Giovani dos Santos said Mexico was overly critical of its players seeing action in Europe during 2014 World Cup qualifying. Group A: Preview and predictions Ramos: No time to rebuild Faitelson: No complaints Marshall: Path out of...

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