• Villarreal ready to battle for Mata signature

    Villarreal ready to battle for Mata signature

    The former Valencia and Chelsea man has been told he will not form a part of Mourinho’s first team, but his high salary demands could prove a stumbling block.

    Villarreal are determined to clinch the signing of Manchester United’s Juan Mata as they seek to add attacking punch to their team ahead of the new season.

    The Yellow Submarine have been dealt a blow with news that Roberto Soldado will miss several months of action with a cruciate ligament injury.

    And they believe […]

  • Denis Suarez to return to Barcelona from Villarreal after clause activated

    Denis Suarez to return to Barcelona from Villarreal after clause activated

    Barcelona have confirmed they are set to re-sign midfielder Denis Suarez from Villarreal, subject to a medical.

    The Primera Division champions exercised a buy-back clause and will pay €3.25 million to sign Suarez, 22, who had been on the books at Barcelona B between 2013 and 2015.

    A statement read: “FC Barcelona have decided to exercise the buy back clause for the player Denis Suarez, currently at Villarreal CF, which will see the player join the Club for the next four seasons […]

  • Villarreal sign Denis Cheryshev from Real Madrid on five-year contract

    Villarreal sign Denis Cheryshev from Real Madrid on five-year contract

    Denis Cheryshev has completed his move from Real Madrid back to Villarreal.

    Cheryshev, 25, has put pen to paper on a five-year contract after the clubs agreed a fee reported to be around £8 million.

    Cheryshev, a fringe player at the Bernabeu, was involved in controversy last season when he played for Real in their Copa Del Rey win over Cadiz.

    It later emerged that he should have been suspended, having been booked three times in the competition when on loan at Villarreal […]