Rayo Vallecano News

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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...

Copa del Rey: Valencia edge past minnows

PA Sport | December, 20 2013

Managerless Valencia avoided a Copa del Rey shock as they beat third-tier Gimnastic 1-0 at the Mestalla on Thursday night. Youth team coach Nico Estevez took charge for the fourth-round tie following Miroslav Djukic's departure on Monday and, ...

Copa del Rey: Barcelona cruise in Copa del Rey

ESPN staff, | December, 7 2013

Barcelona have one foot in the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey after cruising to a 4-1 victory over Cartagena in the first-leg of their round of 32 clash. Playing at home, Cartagena, who currently occupy one of the promotion play-off spots in ...

La Liga: Bale, Ronaldo star as Real rout Sevilla

October, 30 2013

Gareth Bale bagged a brace and provided two assists as Real Madrid defeated Sevilla 7-3 in a goal fest at the Bernabeu on Wednesday. A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick and two goals to the under-pressure Karim Benzema sealed the rout as Carlo Ancel...

Martino backed on direct Barca tactics

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | September, 24 2013

Rayo Vallecano coach Paco Jemez and former Argentina manager Cesar Luis Menotti have both suggested that critics of new Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino's tactical tweaks are going too far. • Ledwith: Pivotal time awaits Iniesta at Ba...

La Liga: Ivanschitz goal sinks Rayo Vallecano

ESPN staff | August, 31 2013

Andreas Ivanschitz snatched a 2-1 win for Levante by scoring with the last kick of an enthralling match at Rayo Vallecano. The Austrian finished off a counter-attack in the 94th minute of play at the Estadio de Vallecas to deal a crushing blow to...

La Liga wrap: Celta Vigo open with Espanyol draw

August, 20 2013

Charles proved there is life after Iago Aspas at Celta Vigo, but their problems were in defence and not attack as they let a two-goal lead slip in a 2-2 draw with Espanyol. Aspas left the Balaidos to head to Liverpool over the summer and Charl...

Rayo Vallecano frustrated in CAS appeal

ESPN staff | July, 31 2013

Rayo Vallecano are set to miss out on this season’s Europa League after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said it could not grant the club a UEFA licence. Rayo finished eighth last season, which would have been enough to qualify for th...

Atletico Madrid sign Leo Baptistao from Rayo

ESPN staff | June, 3 2013

Atletico Madrid have confirmed the signing of young Brazilian forward Leo Baptistao from Rayo Vallecano for an unconfirmed fee. Leo, 20, impressed during his first campaign as a senior Rayo player, playing in a number of different attacking role...

Broken collarbone for Vallecano's Baptistao

April, 20 2013

Rayo Vallecano striker Leo Baptistao suffered a broken collarbone during Friday night's 1-1 draw at Real Mallorca.

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