Valencia’s new No. 10: Can Oliva be like club legends Mata and Angulo?

Threading delicious through balls. Befuddling opponents with dazzling footwork.  Orchestrating the team’s attacking play. These are the skillsets of a classic No. 10 in football. Think Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldinho and Diego Maradona. But not in Valencia. Instead, Los Che’s current No. 10 loves sliding into tackles, harassing opponents off the ball, and offers more protection […]

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NO ROOM FOR RACISM: Ugly incident and defeat wreck Valencia’s visit to Cadiz

When will football ever learn that racism has absolutely no place in the game? Forget the 3 points. Forget the targets for the season. Forget the football. Incidents like this transcend the game itself. Tonight’s match will be remembered more for the events that unfolded on the pitch, rather than the football played. It was […]

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Staying united! How Valencia are planning to finish the season strong

It was a scene that no Valencia fan wanted to see: Gabriel Paulista crying on live television in the aftermath of a 0-3 defeat to Getafe in February. “We’re going to turn this around, we have many games left and we’re going to improve and return Valencia to where they deserve to be,” said the […]

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Valencia extend winless streak to 8 in 1-1 draw against Cadiz

2021 has only just begun, but it’s set to be a long one for Valencia if they continue playing like this.

Make no mistake about it. Los Che are in deep trouble. Although tonight’s draw has temporarily lifted them out of the drop zone, the situation is starting to get desperate for Javi Gracia’s men.

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Why is Guillamon unsatisfied with his first Valencia goal?

Hugo Guillamon is still unsatisfied. Despite scoring his first goal against Alaves last month with a towering header that secured a draw for Valencia, the young centre-back rues that it was only worth a point. “I would have liked to score in a game that would have helped the team to win, but it was […]

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