DEPORTIVO LA CORUNA

  • Late kickoffs in La Liga a culture shock for new Sociedad boss David Moyes Yesterday

    New coach David Moyes says it will be something of a culture shock to have his first game in charge of struggling Real Sociedad at 10pm on a Saturday night, at Deportivo La Coruna. The former Manchester United boss replaced Jagoba Arrasate earlier this month and will have to adapt quickly...
  • La Liga: Sevilla move second in Spain, Valencia suffer first loss October 20, 2014

    Barcelona: Sevilla scored twice in the second half to win 2-0 at Elche and rise into second place in the Spanish league after Deportivo La Coruna beat Valencia 3-0 to hand the visitor their first defeat of the season on Sunday. Sevilla took control of a drab match with goals by...
  • Sevilla beat Deportivo 4-1 to go 3rd in La Liga October 5, 2014

    Midfielder Stephane M'Bia scored two goals as Sevilla beat visitors Deportivo La Coruna 4-1 in the Spanish league on Sunday. Also, Moi Gomez scored back-to-back goals in two minutes to help Villarreal win 3-1 at 10-man Celta Vigo, dealing the hosts their first loss of the season. While M'Bia got his double,...
  • La Liga: Mendez scores in stoppage time to give Almeria 1-0 win over Deportivo September 28, 2014

    Almeria forward Edgar Mendez scored in stoppage time to grab a 1-0 victory at Deportivo La Coruna in the Spanish league on Sunday. Mendez's shot from the edge of the area took a glancing deflection off a defender and went in off the crossbar to silence home fans at Riazor Stadium. Deportivo...
  • Celta Vigo secure 2-1 win over Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga September 24, 2014

    Madrid: Celta Vigo goalkeeper Sergio Alvarez saved an 89th-minute penalty to secure a 2-1 win over Deportivo La Coruna, keeping his team undefeated and level on points with Madrid. Manuel "Nolito" Agudo took Joaquin Larrivey's headed pass and fired in Celta's opener in the fourth minute. Isaac Cuenca made it 1-1...
  • Ronaldo nets thrice as Real Madrid thrash Deportivo 82 September 20, 2014

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick and Gareth Bale and Javier Hernandez added braces as Real Madrid rolled past Deportivo La Coruna 82 to emphatically end their twogame losing skid in the Spanish league on Saturday. After Madrid romped, defending champion Atletico Madrid slipped to a 22 draw with Celta...
  • Atletico sign veteran Deportivo goalkeeper Aranzubia August 14, 2013

    Spanish club Atletico Madrid have added experienced goalkeeper Daniel Aranzubia to their squad for the upcoming season after they signed the veteran from Deportivo La Coruna for an undisclosed fee, the official UEFA website reported on Wednesday. The 33yearold 'keeper will be with Atletico under a oneyear contract and in direct...
  • Real Madrid delay Barcelona's title hopes May 5, 2013

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo headed in two goals to help Real Madrid beat Valladolid 43 in the Spanish league on Saturday, but the entertaining win was overshadowed by growing dissatisfaction with coach Jose Mourinho for criticizing the club. Madrid's ninth straight home win in league play denied Barcelona the chance to clinch...
  • Fixing cloud over Deportivo's win against Levante May 3, 2013

    Madrid: The Spanish football league (LFP) will investigate Deportivo La Coruna's 40 La Liga victory at Levante on April 13, a Spanish radio station reported on Thursday. Depor, who are in administration and fighting to avoid relegation, hammered midtable Levante scoring three times in the first half just over two...
  • Draw with Deportivo hurts Betis' bid to qualify for Europe April 30, 2013

    Madrid: Deportivo La Coruna held Real Betis to a 11 draw in the Spanish league on Monday, extending their unbeaten away run to six matches and denting Betis' bid to qualify for Europe. Deportivo striker Ivan "Riki" SanchezRico dribbled past three defenders before beating goalkeeper Adrian San Miguel to score in...
  • Juan Carlos Valeron scores as Deportivo thrash Levante 40 April 14, 2013

    Barcelona: Deportivo La Coruna rolled to a 40 victory at Levante to provisionally escape the Spanish league's relegation zone for the first time in 18 weeks after their fourth consecutive win on Saturday. Also, Malaga forward Julio Baptista struck in injury time to grab a 10 win over visiting Osasuna...
  • Bottom club Deportivo boost survival bid by beating Celta March 16, 2013

    Madrid: Bottom club Deportivo La Coruna boosted their hopes of avoiding relegation by beating 10-man Celta Vigo 3-1 in the Galician derby on Friday, a first victory in 10 La Liga outings. The two teams were promoted last season but are in serious peril of going straight back down. Depor have...
  • Alonso, Benzema out of Real Madrid match at Deportivo February 22, 2013

    Madrid: Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has left midfielder Xabi Alonso and forward Karim Benzema out of his squad for Saturday's La Liga game at bottom side Deportivo La Coruna as they continue their recuperation from minor injuries. Alonso started Friday's training session with the rest of the squad but later...
  • Deportivo name Vazquez as 3rd coach of the season February 12, 2013

    Madrid: Former Celta Vigo coach Fernando Vazquez has been named Deportivo la Coruna's third coach of the season after it was announced the football club and Domingos Paciencia were parting ways by "mutual agreement." Former Sporting Club de Portugal (Sporting Lisbon) coach, Paciencia had offered to resign following his side's 03...
  • Valencia and Levante snatch late wins in Spanish League January 27, 2013

    Barcelona: Valencia and Levante won in dramatic fashion from late goals in the Spanish league on Saturday, lifting the pair of crosstown rivals into Europa League positions. Defender Ricardo Costa headed in Valencia's injurytime winner to cap its 32 fightback victory at nineman Deportivo La Coruna, while Levante edged out...
  • Levante win 20 at Deportivo, move to 4th place November 18, 2012

    Barcelona: Levante rose into fourth place in the Spanish league on Sunday after winning 20 at Deportivo La Coruna in an eventful match that both teams finished with 10 men. Obafemi Martins gave visiting Levante the lead in the 40th minute when he latched onto a long ball, dribbled past...
  • Messi hattrick leads Barca to 54 win at Deportivo October 22, 2012

    Madrid: With Lionel Messi as a threetime goaltaker and Cesc Fabregas as a threetime goalmaker, 10man Barcelona outlasted Deportivo La Coruna in a wild 54 shootout in the Spanish league on Saturday. Fabregas set up Jordi Alba's opener before Cristian Tello and Messi both followed suit as Barcelona roared to...
  • Ronaldo hattrick leads Madrid rout of Deportivo October 1, 2012

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick to power Real Madrid to a 51 home win over Deportivo La Coruna on Sunday, as the defending champions strung together backtoback Spanish league victories for the first time this season. Real will head into next weekend's "clasico" match at Camp Nou eight points...
  • Malaga beat Zaragoza, Osasuna lose September 2, 2012

    Barcelona: Malaga beat Zaragoza 10 thanks to Ignacio Camacho's secondhalf header on Saturday, keeping the Costa del Sol side undefeated in the Spanish league despite a tumultuous offseason and the exit of several key players. Right back Eliseu Pereira capped his strong overall performance by directing a corner kick to Camacho,...
  • Deportivo register easy win against Osasuna August 21, 2012

    Barcelona: Deportivo Coruna beat Osasuna 20 in their return to Spain's topflight thanks to secondhalf goals by forwards Ivan "Riki" Sanchez and Nelson Oliviera on Monday. Riki made up for a missed penalty by scoring in the 53rd, and Oliveira, a young Portugal prospect, sealed the win at Riazor stadium in...
  • Atletico Madrid survive late Deportivo surge April 13, 2009

    New Delhi: Atletico Madrid enhanced their Champions League hopes by defeating Deportivo La Coruna 21, but they were made to sweat. Goals from Sergio Aguero and Simao either side of the break handed Atletico Madrid a moraleboosting 21 victory this evening over Deportivo La Coruna at The Riazor. In what was a...