Why did one of football’s rising stars leave Arsenal for Valencia?

Yunus Dimoara Musah was midway through a training session with the England Under-18 squad in late 2019 when he realised he had improved significantly. He found that he was half a second quicker on the ball, read the game better, and all-round tactical nous and positional discipline that little bit sharper.   “I’ve noticed the difference […]

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Goncalo Guedes turns on the magic as Valencia storm past Osasuna in 2-0 win

Welcome to the Mestalla, Goncalo Guedes. We’ve been expecting you. On a humid Sunday evening on home soil, Valencia’s 40 million dollar record signing produced a scintillating attacking performance to give Los Che their first win in 11 matches, reigniting their hopes of a top four finish in the process.

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Toothless Los Che concede at the death against 10-man Levante in frustrating derby

Well, that escalated quickly. A goal up on 89 minutes: 1-1 at the final whistle. On a stifling, slightly wild night at the Mestalla, Valencia failed to capitalise against a 10-man opposition — a lack of conviction and killer instinct permeating through a poor performance.

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Potential loss of TV money from Covid-19 would hit all European football clubs: Anil Murthy

Drastic cuts in television money due to the Covid-19 pandemic would deliver the greatest blow to European elite football, said Valencia president Anil Murthy. So if the major leagues are unable to complete the season, the impact on the clubs could potentially be severe. “No football, no TV money,” said Murthy. “Financially, this will be disastrous to all clubs […]

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Fiery Valencia come back from behind twice to draw Atletico Madrid in four-goal thriller

Jekyll and Hyde. Batman and the Joker. Heads and Tails. If there has been one recurring theme of Valencia this season it is how they can both be brilliant and despairing at the same time. Albert Celades’s team has been one of wildly undulating fortunes — capable of beating Barcelona 2-0 on home soil one weekend and then crashing out of the Copa Del Rey by losing 1-2 to 10th place Granada on another.

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