Celta Vigo

Barca cannot afford any more slip-ups, says boss Xavi

Sat, 17 Feb 2024 - 12:20 GMT

Barca are third in the standings with 51 points from 24 matches, 10 behind leaders Real and five less than Girona, and Xavi is aware that anything other than a win against 17th-placed Celta on Saturday would make matters worse for his team.

Real Madrid's Bellingham scores again to secure 1-0 win at Celta

Sat, 26 Aug 2023 - 12:23 GMT

The 20-year-old once again led the Spanish giants' attack, scoring for the fourth time in his first three league games following Rodrygo's missed penalty earlier in the second half.

European scouts in Cairo to watch ‘Capitano Misr’ stars

Sun, 11 Jun 2023 - 02:57 GMT

Spanish football representatives are set to choose the most prominent players to travel to Spain and spend a training period with the youth teams affiliated with those clubs.

Messi has given maximum since ending transfer saga, says Barca coach Koeman

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 01:43 GMT

Koeman says Messi has been the ideal captain and an example to the rest of the team for the way he has applied himself since deciding to stay at the club.

La Liga start delayed due to scheduling row

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 12:07 GMT

The first game of the new La Liga season between Granada and Athletic Bilbao set for Friday has been postponed by a day.

Barcelona expect a tough trip to Vigo

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 11:15 GMT

The pressure will be on Barcelona manager Quique Setién and his players who aim to get the three points to keep chasing the league leaders, Real Madrid.

Aspas inspires Celta comeback in thriller against Villarreal

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 12:36 GMT

Iago Aspas struck twice on his return from injury to earn Celta Vigo a crucial 3-2 win over Villarreal on Saturday, leaving them one point and one position behind their 17th-placed opponents in the La Liga standings.

Zidane begins second coming with Real against Celta

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 - 03:00 GMT

Zinedine Zidane takes charge of his first game since making an astonishing return to Real Madrid on Saturday against Celta Vigo which is set to be a de facto audition for next season for many of the team's underperforming players.

Celta appoint Escriba as coach after sacking Cardoso

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 - 09:10 GMT

Escriba was assistant coach at Getafe, Valencia, Benfica and Atletico Madrid, later becoming head coach at Elche who he led to the top flight.

Suarez and Messi rekindling magic as favoured victims Celtaawait

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:59 GMT

With Messi the top scorer in Spain's top flight with 14 goals and Suarez joint-second on 11, only Sevilla, Levante and next opponents Celta Vigo have managed to score more than the deadly South American duo.

Solari approved as Real Madrid's permanent manager

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 02:55 GMT

The 42-year-old Argentine has led the team to four wins in four games since replacing Julen Lopetegui at the helm of the European champions two weeks ago.

Griezmann, Vitolo on target as Atletico beat Celta

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Atletico Madrid recovered from their defeat by Barcelona in last week's top-of-the-table clash by crushing Celta Vigo 3-0 at home in La Liga on Sunday to reduce the gap with the Catalans back down to eight points.

Valverde faces Celta with his full squad

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 07:49 GMT

The first game in Vigo ended with a 1-1 draw. Barcelona opened the score by Arnaiz, while the equalizer came from Pione Sisto

Valverde advises Barcelona fans to calm about Dembele

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 10:25 GMT

Dembele played 20 minutes during Barcelona’s 1-1 away draw against Celta Vigo in the Spanish Cup on Thursday.

Real Madrid loses Ramos for injury

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 05:03 GMT

Real Madrid announced on Friday that the team captain, Sergio Ramos, has suffered an injury during the training session on Friday

Rijkaard: I have very good memories with Barcelona

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 06:16 GMT

Frank Rijkaard, former FC Barcelona coach, attended Barcelona’s match against Celta Vigo, recalls the good old times during an interview following the match.

Barcelona to miss Umtiti for eight weeks

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 07:42 GMT

Barcelona announced on Saturday that their French defender, Samuel Umtiti, will be out for eight weeks.

Barca held 2-2 by Celta despite Messi ending goal drought

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 02:55 GMT

La Liga leaders Barcelona were held to a 2-2 home draw by Celta Vigo on Saturday.

Nolito joins Sevilla

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 02:15 GMT

Nolito will replace former Sevilla player Victor Vitolo who transferred earlier this month to Atletico Madrid.