Valencia Rumors & News

  • 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

  • Nani poised for Man United exit as Spanish side Valencia near takeover

    Daily Mail "Manchester United winger Nani could leave the club to join Valencia this week if Singapore businessman Peter Lim is given the go-ahead to buy the Spanish club. Lim, who tried to buy Liverpool in 2010, will find out on Wednesday if his £250million offer for Valencia has been accepted. If the..." January 15

  • Valencia eye loan deal for Liverpool forward

    talkSport "The 26-year-old has struggled to settle on Merseyside since his big-money move from Celta Vigo last summer and the Spanish giants have contacted the Reds over his availability. Aspas, who netted 12 times in La Liga last season, struck his first goal for Liverpool in their recent FA Cup win..." January 10

  • Chelsea ready to fight to hold onto Valencia loan star Oriol Romeu

    The Express "Romeu joined Los Che on a season-long loan in the summer but Valencia have already seen enough that they would like to make the move permanent. Romeu has not been a permanent part of Valencia's first-team this season but Miroslav Djukic wanted to hold onto the player as he prepares for life..." December 07

  • Man United Set to Sign £20m La Liga Midfielder

    Caught Off Side "Old Trafford side set to bag Valencia man. Man United are reportedly poised to sign Valencia midfielder Ever Banega according to the Daily Star. The 25 year old Argentine is set to be sold by cash strapped Valencia, who are willing to sell Banega for a less than half the player’s £50m..." November 22

  • Man Utd, Arsenal and Southampton on alert for Argentine midfielder Banega

    The Express "Manchester United, Arsenal and Southampton are on alert after the agent of Valencia midfielder Ever Banega confirmed he was looking to move in the January transfer window. Banega has fallen out of favour under Mirosalv Djukic at the Mestalla but remains an important player at international..." November 07

  • AC Milan will sign Adil Rami and Keisuke Honda in January

    Sky Sports "AC Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed that Adil Rami and Keisuke Honda will join the club in January. The Rossoneri are planning ahead, with the winter transfer window not due to open until the turn of the year. They have been able to put two deals in place, with both known to be..." October 28

  • Moyes will block Javier Hernandez January exit from Manchester United

    Metro "David Moyes insists Javier Hernandez will not be quitting Manchester United when the transfer window opens in January. The striker has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford in recent weeks having started just two matches in all competitions this term with Tottenham and Atletico Madrid..." October 23

  • Valencia ready to offer Liverpool's Tiago Ilori January exit route

    The Express "Reports in Portugal suggest that Ilori could be on his way to Spain after failing to win regular playing time at Anfield following his £7m summer move from Sporting Lisbon. According to A Bola Valencia are willing to offer Ilori more regular playing time during the second half of the season and..." October 18

  • £7m Liverpool signing Tiago Ilori linked with move just six weeks after arriving

    HITC Sport "Reports in Spain and Portugal claim Tiago Ilori is a loan target for Valencia when the January transfer window opens Portuguese newspaper Record has followed up on initial reports in Spain from Super Deporte claiming Liverpool’s Tiago Ilori is a January loan target for Valencia. The..." October 14

  • Valencia's Adil Rami to join AC Milan on loan

    Inside Spanish Football "Valencia’s beleaguered centre-back Adil Rami will reportedly join AC Milan on loan for the remainder of the season with a permanent option to buy at the end of the campaign. Valencia have suspended Rami without pay and are looking for a quick exit for the Frenchman with Milan being the..." October 10

  • Three-Way January Transfer Battle Shapes Up for Valencia Defender Adil Rami

    Inside Futbol "France international centre-back Adil Rami looks likely to be the subject of a three-way transfer tug of war in January with Arsenal Inter and Napoli all attentive to his unhappy situation at Valencia. Rami has been suspended from duty at the Mestalla following public comments criticising the..." September 29

  • Valencia lead the chase to sign Chelsea outcast Mata in January transfer window

    Daily Mail "Valencia are lining up an ambitious move to re-sign Juan Mata from Chelsea during the January transfer window. Mata who moved to Chelsea from Valencia in 2011 has been relegated down the pecking order by new Blues boss Jose Mourinho and is considering his future. Arsenal Tottenham Manchester..." September 27

  • Valencia line up ambitious move to re-sign Juan Mata from Chelsea

    Metro "Valencia are lining up an ambitious move to re-sign Juan Mata from Chelsea during the January transfer window. Mata who moved to Chelsea from Valencia in 2011 has been relegated down the pecking order by new Blues boss Jose Mourinho and is considering his future. Arsenal Tottenham Manchester..." September 26

  • Man City and Arsenal on alert as Valencia put Adil Rami up for sale

    The Express "Valencia have placed French defender Adil Rami on the transfer list after he spoke out against coach Miroslav Djukic. Reports in Spain suggest that Rami is likely to leave in January with Arsenal Manchester City and Barcelona all interested. Speaking to Cadena Ser on Tuesday evening Rami..." September 26

  • Arsenal turn to Valencia keeper Vicente Guaita

    talkSport "Arsenal are ready to start negotiations with Valencia to sign goalkeeper Vicente Guaita. An Arsenal representative will travel to Spain on Tuesday to try and sort a deal for the 26-year-old who is unsettled after he was left out Valencia's starting line-up for their 1-0 win against Malaga last..." August 21