Valencia Rumors & News

  • West Brom plan shock move for Enner Valencia

    The Telegraph "Tony Pulis is considering an ambitious move for West Ham striker Enner Valencia. Pulis has added Valencia, the Ecuador international, to his list of forward targets for the summer as he bids to bring in more firepower. Valencia, 25, endured a frustrating season under Slaven Bilic after..." May 20

  • Valencia in talks to sign Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel

    Metro "La Liga giants Valencia have opened talks to sign long-serving Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel, according to reports. The Nigerian international looked set to leave Stamford Bridge last summer but he’s had somewhat of a renaissance since Guus Hiddink’s arrival in west London in December. " April 23

  • Valencia urge Jose Mourinho: Forget Manchester United

    The Sun "Gary Neville was sacked by the La Liga club after only four months with No2 Pako Ayestaran announced as his interim replacement. But SunSport understands serious discussions have been ongoing for more than a month about Mourinho becoming the master of the Mestalla. Although he prefers a move..." March 31

  • West Ham to sign teenage striker Toni Martinez in £750,000 deal from Valencia

    Daily Mirror "West Ham will this week confirm the signing of Valencia youngster Toni Martinez. The teenager will sign for an initial fee of just £750,000 but in a complex deal involving a 20% sell-on clause for the Spanish giants and a raft of bonuses and clauses. 18-year-old Martinez has scored over 100..." March 31

  • Gary Neville sacked by Valencia after less than four months in charge

    BBC "Former Manchester United and England defender Gary Neville has been sacked by Valencia after less than four months in charge of the Spanish club. The 41-year-old, who is part of the England coaching set-up, was given his first managerial job in December. Valencia won three of their 16 league..." March 30

  • Gary Neville set to leave Valencia at the end of the season

    The Guardian "Gary Neville insisted he would not resign after Sunday’s 2-0 defeat by Celta Vigo prompted chants from Valencia fans for him to leave but his time at Mestalla will not now extend beyond the end of the season unless there is an unexpected turnaround. A meeting with the club’s owners has been..." March 22

  • Chelsea progress in UEFA Youth League confirmed as Valencia appeal over controversial penalty is rejected

    Daily Mail "Valencia have been eliminated from the UEFA Youth League after European football's governing body rejected an appeal concerning their controversial penalty shoot-out exit to Chelsea last week. Alberto Gil's penalty kick clearly crossed the line but rebounded back out off a stanchion on the..." February 29

  • Valencia sporting director refuses to guarantee Gary Neville's future after 7-0 loss to Barcelona

    Daily Mirror "The club have failed to win any of Neville’s eight La Liga games in charge, and have slipped from five points off the Champions League places to just five points above relegation Valencia sporting director Jesus Garcia Pitarch was evasive as he was quizzed over Gary Neville’s future and refused..." February 04

  • Gary Neville admits he would have been 'sceptical' about his Valencia appointment if he had still been a pundit

    Daily Mail "New Valencia boss Gary Neville has admitted that he would have been 'sceptical' about his appointment were he still a pundit and has accepted that taking the job was a 'big risk'. The former Manchester United and England defender said that fans of Valencia, as well as the Spanish media, have..." December 15

  • Gary Neville urges Valencia to snap up Man United target Jamie Vardy

    Daily Star "The new Valencia head coach, whose appointment last week stunned the football world, is a massive admirer of the Leicester hotshot. And he is convinced Vardy, 28, with his lightning pace and deadly finishing would be a perfect fit in La Liga. Neville, whose younger brother Phil is already on..." December 06

  • Gary Neville rejected new five-year deal with Sky Sports, worth more than £15m, to take over reins at Valencia

    Daily Mail "Gary Neville turned down a new five-year contract with Sky Sports as their main football pundit before leaving the TV network with immediate effect to take up his head coach role with Valencia. Neville made a massive impact during his time at Isleworth, becoming such a fine analyst that Sky..." December 03

  • Gary Neville named Valencia manager with brother Phil his assistant as Manchester United legend quits Sky Sports

    Daily Mail "Valencia have made England assistant Gary Neville their new manager until the end of the season. The former Manchester United captain leaves his role as a Sky Sports pundit to link up with his brother Phil, who has been assistant manager at Valencia since July. Gary will take charge of his..." December 02

  • Valencia star Aymen Abdennour confirms Chelsea transfer interest

    Metro "The former Monaco defender was being chased by a host of top European clubs last summer and Jose Mourinho was interested in his services after missing out on Everton centre-back John Stones. Chelsea have shipped a remarkable 23 goals in just 12 Premier League games this season and Mourinho..." November 18

  • Manchester United make transfer approach for Valencia winger Sofiane Feghouli

    Metro "Manchester United have made an initial approach for Valencia winger Sofiane Feghouli, according to reports. Feghouli, 25, is in the final year of his contract at Valencia, and is yet to agree an extension with the La Liga side. And according to Corriere dello Sport, United are looking to..." November 14

  • Chelsea place Valencia striker Paco Alcacer at top of January transfer target list – report

    Metro "The Blues are also looking at former Manchester United ace Javier Hernandez as an option to improve their fortunes up front, according to the Daily Star. Alcacer’s superb form this season could make him a useful asset for Jose Mourinho’s side, with the likes of Diego Costa, Radamel Falcao and..." November 10

  • Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal keen on Jose Luis Gaya transfer – report

    Metro "Louis van Gaal’s side are light on specialist left-backs following Luke Shaw’s injury, which has effectively ruled him out for the entire season. And according to Spanish outlet Fichajes, Van Gaal wants to sign Gaya as cover for Shaw, although United would likely have to match the Spaniard’s..." September 23

  • Manchester City set to announce £32million Nicolas Otamendi signing after defender passes medical

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are poised to announce the £32million signing of Nicolas Otamendi. Otamendi underwent a medical in Manchester today ahead of his move from Valencia and the deal could be confirmed on Thursday. " August 20

  • Nicolas Otamendi's move from Valencia to Man City hits snag

    Sky Sports "Valencia have told Manchester City they want more money for Nicolas Otamendi's proposed transfer to go through, according to Sky Sports' Spanish football expert Guillem Balague. Balague believes a deal had been in place for a fee of £28.4m plus France international Eliaquim Mangala being sent..." August 18

  • Report: Nicolas Otamendi sold to Manchester City, with Mangala to Valencia on loan

    Pro Soccer Talk "According to a report by Spanish publication AS, Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi has completed a transfer to Manchester City and will be unveiled Monday, with Eliaquim Mangala headed the other way on loan. Mangala has started both league games for City thus far, and word of his departure..." August 16

  • Manchester City keeping tabs on £35m-rated Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi

    Daily Mail "Valencia remain convinced Manchester City will make a bid for Nicolas Otamendi before the end of the month. City have refused to rule out a move for the centre-back but do not see the position as a priority. They are maintaining a watching brief on the situation as they will always consider..." August 14

  • Manchester United 'not interested' in Nicolas Otamendi

    Sky Sports "Manchester United will not be signing Valencia centre-back Nicolas Otamendi, Sky Sports News HQ understands. A Spanish TV station reported on Thursday that it has seen legal documents confirming that the transfer is about to take place. But we understand United are not interested – and never..." August 13

  • Manchester United ‘weigh up £35million transfer bid for Nicolas Otamendi’

    Metro "Manchester United are not giving up on sealing the transfer of Valencia’s Nicolas Otamendi, and are weighing up a £35million bid for the defender, according to reports in Spain. After selling Angel Di Maria to Paris Saint-Germain for £44 million, Louis van Gaal is believed to be honing in on a..." August 08

  • Nicolas Otamendi’s agent ‘flies out to seal Manchester United transfer’

    Metro "United have been chasing Valencia centre back Otamendi for the last three transfer windows but despite reports saying personal terms have been agreed, no fee has ever been sorted. However, with the news that Otamendi has apparently gone on strike to force a move to Old Trafford, AS says the..." July 15

  • Manchester City considering challenging neighbours United for signature of Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are considering a move for Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi. United have already registered their interest in the Valencia centre-back who also a candidate for Real Madrid with continuing uncertainty over Sergio Ramos. Although centre-back position has not been one..." June 26

  • Andrija Zivkovic targeted by Chelsea and Valencia - agent

    ESPN FC "Chelsea and Valencia are among the clubs battling to sign Serbian youngster Andrija Zivkovic, according to the talented 18-year-old's agent. Zivkovic has come to prominence at this summer's Under-20 World Cup in New Zealand, where he set up the winner for teammate Nemanja Maksimovic in Serbia's..." June 24

  • Man United target Nicolas Otamendi hints at transfer from Valencia

    ESPN FC "Nicolas Otamendi has suggested that he wants to leave Valencia, while playing down a photo recently tweeted of himself with Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria. Otamendi, 27, had a superb campaign with Valencia, scoring six times and leading a defence which helped secure fourth place in La..." June 19

  • Real Madrid eye Man United target Nicolas Otamendi

    Daily Star "Louis Van Gaal has made the £35m-rated Valencia defender one of his top targets this summer. But Otamendi’s agent has also held talks with Real, with new boss Rafa Benitez understood to be keen on the Argentina international. United are ready to test Valencia’s resolve with an opening bid of..." June 17

  • Man United warned that Valencia will not sell Nicolas Otamendi for less than £35m

    Daily Star "Valencia are prepared to dig their heels in over the Argentina defender, who United value at just £21m. Otamendi is Louis van Gaal's top defensive target and United were put on red alert by the player's agent yesterday. Eugenio Lopez claimed Otamendi told Valencia two months ago that he..." May 27

  • Play on! Spanish court suspends players strike as La Liga season is back on

    Pro Soccer Talk "Relief. The strike is over before it has even begun. On Thursday it was announced that the final two games of the Spanish season will go ahead as planned. A Spanish court has suspended the strike which was called by the soccer players’ union in Spain last week over a proposed government law..." May 14

  • La Liga, All Domestic Play Suspended by Spanish Football Federation

    Bleacher Report "The Spanish football federation has announced the suspension of all of its fixtures, including La Liga matches, over a dispute with Spain's government. The planned suspension will commence on May 16, the penultimate La Liga weekend, and carry on indefinitely. The Royal Spanish Football..." May 06

  • Chelsea eye Andre Gomes transfer, but Valencia want £36million for Portuguese star

    Daily Mirror "Jose Mourinho has targeted a move for £36million-rated Valencia star Andre Gomes. Chelsea boss Mourinho wants to strengthen the Premier League leaders’ midfield even further in the summer and has had rave reviews about the 21-year-old. Mourinho and Gomes share the same agent, Jorge Mendes,..." March 28

  • Chelsea ‘make £25.7m transfer offer for Valencia wizard Andre Gomes’

    Metro "Chelsea have made an offer to sign brilliant Valencia midfielder Andre Gomes, according to reports. The Blues, who are looking to add to their midfield options, have been monitoring Gomes since his move to Valencia last year from Benfica. Jos Mourinho is believed to be a big fan, and reports..." March 26

  • Valencia ‘admit defeat’ in battle with Manchester United over Nicolas Otamendi

    Metro "Manchester United could be on the verge of a major signing as reports in Spain claim Old Trafford chiefs have told Valencia they will pay Nicolas Otamendi’s release clause. The centre-back’s contract allows him to talk to other clubs if a £36million offer is made and United look set to trigger..." March 19

  • Arsenal and Man Utd suffer transfer blow as Valencia rule out selling teenage star Gaya

    Daily Star "The 19-year-old has established himself in the first team at the Mestalla Stadium this season and his form has caught the eye of a number of clubs. Sources in Spain suggested the Gunners were considering a bid for the left-back last month but instead signed Gabriel Paulista from..." February 28

  • Tottenham Hotspur planning £10m transfer offer for Valencia’s Shkodran Mustafi

    Metro "Tottenham Hotspur are plotting a summer transfer swoop for Valencia centre-back Shkodran Mustafi. The Daily Express are reporting that Spurs are keen on the former Everton youngster and are lining up a £10million move for the player who has also been on Borussia Dortmund’s radar. Mustafi..." February 18

  • Manchester United chase $65 million defender Nicolas Otamendi

    Pro Soccer Talk "After a record amount of spending in the summer transfer window, Louis van Gaal isn’t done strengthening Manchester United. Not at all. United are already being linked with a number of moves in January, the latest being Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi. The center back, 26, joined Valencia..." September 25

  • Valencia keen to keep starlet wanted by Arsenal and Chelsea

    talkSport "Alcacer has shot to fame this season, making his debut for Spain last week and then scoring his first goal in their 5-1 victory over Macedonia on Monday. As a result, according to reports in Spain, Valencia are now putting together an improved contract offer for the striker in an attempt to..." September 10

  • Valencia and Juventus bid for Manchester United’s Javier Hernández

    The Guardian "Juventus and Valencia have made offers to buy Javier Hernández from Manchester United. The Serie A champions are going head to head with the La Liga side to secure the services of the Mexico striker, who appears not to have a place in Louis van Gaal’s plans. Both clubs have submitted bids,..." August 29

  • Valencia bid for Manchester United's Tom Cleverley

    Sky Sports "Valencia have made a bid to sign Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley, according to Sky sources. The Spanish club have made a surprise move for the 25-year-old England international who has also been the subject of bids from Aston Villa and Hull City. United manager Louis van Gaal may..." August 29

  • Bids arrive from Juventus, Valencia for Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez

    Pro Soccer Talk "On Thursday two bids have reportedly been tabled for Manchester United’s Mexican international striker, Javier Hernandez. “Chicharito” is apparently one of the players who has been told by new boss Louis van Gaal that he has no future at Old Trafford and the predatory forward will move further..." August 28

  • Shinji Kagawa wanted by Valencia and Borussia Dortmund as midfielder nears Manchester United exit

    Daily Mail "Borussia Dortmund are again considering a move to bring back Shinji Kagawa from Manchester United but they will face competition from Valencia. Peter Lim, Valencia owner and business partner of agent Jorge Mendes who facilitated Angel di Maria's transfer and looks after Sporting's William..." August 28

  • Arsenal ponder move for another Chile star, but face fight with Valencia

    talkSport "The Chile attacker is reportedly being tracked by the Gunners, who have already signed his international teammate Alexis Sanchez this summer. Vargas has now been left out of Napoli’s Champions League qualifier squad, meaning he would not be cup-tied in Europe should he depart the Serie A side..." August 15

  • Barcelona sign defender Jeremy Mathieu in £15.8million capture from Valencia

    Daily Mirror "Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Valencia defender Jeremy Mathieu. The 30-year-old has put pen to paper on a four-year deal after Barca agreed to meet his £15.8million release clause. The Frenchman will likely be tasked with filling the retired Carles Puyol's sizeable shoes in the..." July 23

  • Arsenal ‘to face challenge from Valencia’ for Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina

    Metro "The Gunners were said to have agreed a £3.2m fee with Nice for the 25-year-old but with no firm deal yet in place, Spanish side Valencia hope to hijack the transfer. French newspaper L’Equipe brought news of Valencia’s interest today, while also claiming another unnamed Spanish side, as well as..." July 19

  • Valencia chasing Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko

    Daily Star "The City striker is entering the final year of his contract and has yet to be offered a new one by the Premier League champions. Manuel Pellegrini wants him to stay - but Valencia are ready to break the bank for him in the wake of their takeover by Singapore businessman Peter Lim. The..." May 22

  • Liverpool transfer news: Reds lining up £20m deal for Valencia midfielder

    talkSport "talkSPORT told you of the Reds' interest in Parejo earlier this season - they have had him scouted extensively this year - and it appears as though they will soon step up their interest in the Spaniard. Brendan Rodgers is preparing for Champions League football next season after guiding his..." May 16

  • Everton told to forget about a move for Valencia youngster

    talkSport "Toffees boss Roberto Martinez is a fan of the midfielder, who is approaching the end of his second season-long loan at Elche. The 21-year-old is yet to make a senior appearance for Valencia but his parent club fully intend to incorporate him into their first-team fold next term, thus ending..." May 06

  • Former Valencia president arrested for plotting to kidnap successor

    Pro Soccer Talk "A bizarre story out of La Liga has seen former Valencia president Juan Bautista Soler arrested for plotting to kidnap his successor Vicente Soriano. Having resigned from his position at the club in 2008 for health reasons, Soler now has been arrested in the city of Valencia. According to..." April 09

  • Valencia have told Liverpool that it will cost them £7m to sign Dani Parejo

    101 Great Goals "The former Real Madrid midfielder has been linked with a move to the Premier League for some time now after interest from the likes of Arsenal and Liverpool. And, it is the latter who have shown more interest in recent weeks, However, the Reds have been told that it will cost them £7m if they..." February 20

  • Nicolas Otamendi still open to Premier League move after seeing Valencia loan collapse

    The Express "PORTO defender Nicolas Otamendi - who has been linked with Chelsea, Manchester United and Mancheser City - is still open to leaving the Portugese club before Friday after seeing a loan move to Valencia collapse. The Argentine international was close to moving to Spain but Porto's demands were..." January 29

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