Liverpool breeze past Villarreal to close in on Champions League final

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 07:27 GMT

Liverpool did enough to build themselves a solid lead for Tuesday's return game in Spain where they will be confident of finishing off the job.

Danjuma double sends Villarreal into Champions League last 16

Fri, 10 Dec 2021 - 11:10 GMT

Villarreal became the last team to reach the Champions League knockout stages.

Late goals ensure Barcelona win away at Villarreal

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 11:30 GMT

Depay calmly went around goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli to score a dramatic 88th-minute goal that restored their lead.

Kepa the hero as Chelsea edge out Villarreal to win Super Cup

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 02:29 GMT

Kepa famously refused to be replaced by former Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri in a League Cup final defeat to Manchester City two years ago.

UEFA to allow up to 13,000 fans for Super Cup clash

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 04:56 GMT

Champions League winners Chelsea will face Europa League holders Villarreal in the Aug. 11 clash.

Rashford racially abused online following Man Utd Europa defeat

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 01:04 GMT

Rashford says he was racially abused on social media following Manchester United's defeat in the Europa League final.

Solskjaer's Man Utd rebuild mission laid bare by Europa League agony

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 12:56 GMT

Manchester United's gut-wrenching defeat on penalties by Villarreal in the Europa League final re-emphasised the magnitude of the rebuilding task for Solskjaer.

Arsenal cannot keep relying on Saka, says Arteta

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Arsenal found themselves against the ropes when they trailed 2-0 following goals by Manu Trigueros and Raul Albiol before having Dani Ceballos sent off.

Europa League specialist Emery threatens Arsenal's shot at salvation

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Sitting 10th in the Premier League, the Gunners are on course for their worst league finish since 1995.

Villarreal favourites Cazorla, Bruno to leave club

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 10:46 GMT

Villarreal have announced that long-serving midfielders Bruno Soriano and Santi Cazorla are leaving the club after playing in the final La Liga game of the season at home to Eibar on Sunday.

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.

Solari happy with Real progress despite Barca points gap

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 11:23 GMT

Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari is pleased with the progress they have made despite the revival being punctured by Thursday's 2-2 La Liga draw at Villarreal, emphasising the difficult situation he inherited when he took charge in October.

Villarreal sign Funes Mori from Everton

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 12:30 GMT

The 27-year-old will join manager Javier Calleja's side as they look to improve upon their fifth-placed finish last season.

Kroos surrenders at La Liga title race

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 - 11:35 GMT

Real Madrid are suffering this season in the league. They are 16 points behind the leaders, Barcelona.

Real Madrid crisis continues at La Liga

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 06:40 GMT

Villarreal was the better side in the whole game, and their coach, Javier Calleja, counted on counter attacks to break Real Madrid’s defense

Real Madrid will have Ronaldo, Bale against Villarreal

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 04:20 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale will reappear in the Real Madrid line-up for the league match against Villarreal on Sunday.

Milan, Villarreal and Nice reach Europa League knockout round

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 03:09 GMT

AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage.