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  • La Liga: Villarreal held by Getafe as Musacchio suffers injury 1 week ago

    Barcelona: Villarreal's slide continued as a Diego Castro header gave Getafe a 1-1 draw in La Liga on Sunday but the match was overshadowed by a serious injury to Mateo Musacchio. The Villarreal defender was carried off on a stretcher with 13 minutes to go after his ankle buckled when...
  • Mateo Musacchio injures ankle in Villarreal draw at Getafe April 12, 2015

    Barcelona: Villarreal defender Mateo Musacchio suffered a gruesome ankle injury near the end of a 1-1 draw at Getafe in the Spanish league on Sunday. The Argentine center back was running after the ball in the 76th minute when his left ankle doubled completely over, sending him to the turf in...
  • Atletico Madrid beat Getafe 2-0, stay in touch with top 3 in La Liga March 21, 2015

    Barcelona: Midfielder Jorge "Koke" Resurreccion set up two goals to help Atletico Madrid ease to a 2-0 win over crosstown rival Getafe and keep in touch with the top three teams in the Spanish league on Saturday. Atletico overwhelmed the visitors from the start at their Vicente Calderon Stadium with the...
  • Getafe beat last-place Cordoba 2-1 in Spanish league March 10, 2015

    Madrid: A late goal by Juan Rodriguez gave Getafe a 2-1 comeback win over last-place Cordoba on Monday in the Spanish league. Romanian forward Florin Andone had given the hosts the lead in the 77th minute but Getafe equalized when Cordoba defender Federico Vico scored an own goal 10 minutes later,...
  • Getafe beat Espanyol 2-1 in the Spanish league February 21, 2015

    Madrid: Forward Pablo Sarabia scored one goal and set up another to help Getafe beat Espanyol 2-1 in the Spanish league on Friday. Getafe outplayed the visitors until the final minutes as Spain coach Vicente del Bosque watched from the stands at Alfonso Perez Coliseum. Sarabia sprinted forward to volley home Alexis...
  • Sevilla lose at Getafe to falter in race for 4th in La Liga February 8, 2015

    Sevilla lost 2-1 at Getafe on Sunday to lose their grip on fourth place in the Spanish league. Getafe substitute Pedro Leon scored the winner with five minutes to play to help the hosts move five points clear of the relegation zone. Sevilla have only won once in four rounds, opening the...
  • Getafe beat Celta Vigo 2-1 in the Spanish league January 27, 2015

    Madrid: A late goal by Pablo Sarabia gave Getafe a 2-1 comeback win against Celta Vigo in the Spanish league Monday. Charles had given the visitors the lead when he latched on to a long throw-in and beat Getafe goalkeeper Jordi Codina in the 15th minute. Alvaro Vazquez levelled with his third...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid beat Getafe January 18, 2015

    Barcelona: Real Madrid moved four points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring either side of a Gareth Bale strike in a 3-0 win at Getafe on Sunday. It was hardly a vintage performance from the European champions, who have stumbled at the start of...
  • Neymar recovers from ankle injury December 20, 2014

    Madrid: Brazilian striker Neymar has recovered from an ankle injury and is available to face Cordoba in the Spanish La Liga on Saturday night. The club said that Neymar trained normally on Friday, reports Xinhua. Neymar missed the match against Getafe last weekend with the two teams tied 0-0. Neymar has scored 11...
  • La Liga: Barcelona held to goalless stalemate at Getafe December 13, 2014

    Madrid: Barcelona lost ground on Real Madrid when they turned in an uninspired performance and slipped to a 0-0 draw at rain-lashed Getafe on Saturday that left them four points behind the in-form La Liga leaders. Real jetted off to the Club World Cup in Morocco after Friday's 4-1 win at...
  • Barcelona striker Neymar sidelined for Getafe game December 13, 2014

    Barcelona say Neymar will miss Saturday's Spanish league match against Getafe as a precaution because of a sore left ankle. In a statement released Friday, the Catalan club said the Brazil star's recovery would be monitored to determine when he can begin training again. Neymar, who scored in Barcelona's comeback 3-1 win...
  • Unpredictability is key for Barcelona, says Luis Enrique December 12, 2014

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique introduced a new system against Paris St Germain in the Champions League and will continue to alter tactics as they prepare to face Getafe on Saturday. Barca side are on a strong run and achieved their eighth win in a row when they came from behind to...
  • Benat Etxebarria guides Athletic Bilbao to 2-1 win at Getafe November 29, 2014

    Barcelona: Athletic Bilbao midfielder Benat Etxebarria set up one goal before adding a second from a late free kick to secure a 2-1 win at Getafe in the Spanish league on Saturday. Etxebarria found Mikel San Jose to glance in his corner kick in the 36th minute as the two connected...
  • Getafe salvage 1-1 draw with Cordoba in La Liga October 4, 2014

    Madrid: Getafe substitute Baba Diawara scored two minutes from time to salvage a 1-1 draw at home against Cordoba in the Spanish league on Friday. Midfielder Patrick Ekeng scored in the 78th minute to put Cordoba on the verge of their first victory in their first season in the top flight...
  • La Liga: Valencia beat Cordoba to rise to top in Spain September 26, 2014

    Valencia remained undefeated and took the lead of the Spanish league on goal difference by beating Cordoba 3-0 on Thursday. Valencia's fourth win in five rounds lifted it to the top of the table ahead of Barcelona and Sevilla on goal difference. Striker Paco Alcacer headed in Valencia's 22nd-minute opener. Left back...
  • La Liga: Valencia up to second thanks to 30 win at Getafe September 23, 2014

    Madrid: Valencia continued their solid start to La Liga and climbed to second when recent Spain recruit Paco Alcacer set them on their way to a 30 win at Getafe on Monday. Forward Alcacer, who scored on his competitive Spain debut in this month's 51 Euro 2016 qualification victory against Macedonia,...
  • Atletico Madrid sign goalkeeper Miguel Moya from Getafe June 4, 2014

    Madrid: Spanish champion Atletico Madrid says goalkeeper Miguel Moya has agreed to a transfer from crosstown club Getafe. Moya's arrival could pave the way for the exit of Belgium goalie Thibaut Courtois, who has played at Atletico for the past three seasons on loan from Chelsea. Atletico say Moya has agreed to...
  • Barcelona's title defense hit by 22 draw to Getafe May 3, 2014

    Barcelona: Barcelona conceded a second goal to Getafe forward Angel Lafita in injury time to stumble to a 22 draw at home on Saturday, dealing a major blow to their hopes of defending the Spanish league title. Lionel Messi volleyed in Dani Alves' pass to open the scoring in the 23rd...
  • Diego Costa injured but Atletico extend lead in La Liga April 14, 2014

    Barcelona: Diego Costa was carried off with a bloody leg after scoring Atletico Madrid's second goal in a 2-0 win at 10-man Getafe on Sunday, although the team said their star striker escaped without a serious injury. Atletico extended their Spanish league lead to three points with five rounds to play...
  • Costa back in Atletico squad for Getafe game April 12, 2014

    Madrid: Atletico Madrid top scorer Diego Costa has been given the all clear by medical staff and included in the squad for Sunday's game at Getafe after shaking off a thigh strain, the La Liga leaders said on Saturday. Brazil-born forward Costa missed Wednesday's Champions League quarterfinal, second leg win against...
  • Real Sociedad, Villarreal win to stay in European hunt March 28, 2014

    Spain: Real Sociedad beat Valladolid 1-0 while Villarreal held on for a 1-0 win at Getafe in the Spanish league, both victors staying in the hunt on Thursday for a place in European competition next season. Sociedad remained in sixth place with Villarreal a point behind in seventh, both in Europa...
  • Athletic compound Getafe's misery with 1-0 win March 23, 2014

    Madrid: Athletic Bilbao provisionally stretched their fourth-place advantage while compounding Getafe's miserable run with a 1-0 victory in the Spanish league on Saturday. Markel Susaeta curled home from a well-designed set-piece for the 40th-minute winner at San Mames to see Bilbao move nine points clear of Real Sociedad in the race...
  • Real Madrid beat Getafe 30 to restore threeway tie at top February 16, 2014

    Barcelona: Karim Benzema and Jese Rodriguez scored early to help Real Madrid ease to a 30 win at Getafe and restore a threeway tie for first place in the Spanish league on Sunday. Madrid's win matched Barcelona and Atletico Madrid's victories on Saturday to keep the trio level after 24...
  • Osasuna beat Getafe 20 to edge away from drop February 9, 2014

    Barcelona: Osasuna beat Getafe 20 at home on Sunday to provisionally move five points from the Spanish league's relegation zone, while substitute Humberto Osorio scored both goals to erase Valladolid's twogoal deficit in a 22 draw with Elche. Oriol Riera opened the scoring in the sixth minute when Francisco Silva spotted...
  • Getafe fight back for 22 draw with Real Sociedad January 19, 2014

    Barcelona: Getafe erased a twogoal deficit to earn a 22 draw at home with Real Sociedad in the Spanish league on Sunday. Sociedad went ahead courtesy of headed goals by striker Imanol Agirretxe following crosses by Carlos Vela in the fourth and 16th minute, respectively. But Getafe rallied and striker Ciprian...
  • Barcelona players hail Xavi after 700th appearance January 18, 2014

    Lionel Messi and some of his Barcelona colleagues paid warm tribute to team mate Xavi on Friday after he extended his appearances record to 700 in the midweek King's Cup match at Getafe. Spain playmaker Xavi, who will be 34 later this month, joined Barca's academy in 1991 at the age...
  • Messi scores twice as Barcelona ease through to Copa del Rey quarters January 17, 2014

    Madrid: Lionel Messi scored a pair against Getafe to power Barcelona into the Copa del Rey quarterfinals with a 20 win who were mired by an injury to Neymar on Thursday. Days after seeing Cristiano Ronaldo end his fouryear domination of the Ballon d'Or, Messi demonstrated his intention to pry it...
  • Lionel Messi ready for return to Barca starting lineup January 16, 2014

    Barcelona: Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino could put Lionel Messi back into the starting lineup for the King's Cup game against Getafe on Thursday as he continues to ease him back from injury. The Argentine forward suffered a series of hamstring strains last year and Barca have tried to ensure he is...
  • Rayo beat Getafe to end fivegame run without win January 12, 2014

    Barcelona: Rayo Vallecano won 10 at Getafe's foggy Alfonso Perez Coliseum on Sunday to end a fivegame streak without a win in the Spanish league. Rayo, who remained in the relegation zone, have now won all five of the league derbies between the Spanish capital's smaller clubs. Forward Alberto Bueno scored what...
  • Lionel Messi scores brace in Cup on injury return January 9, 2014

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi came off the bench and scored twice on his return from injury and Cesc Fabregas also netted a double as Barcelona strolled to a 40 win at home to Getafe in their King's Cup last 16, first leg on Wednesday. Messi was given a rousing ovation by the...