Levante

  • Bilbao beat Levante to stay fourth in La Liga 08-04-2014 09:28 AM

    Valencia: Striker Aritz Aduriz scored two goals to help Athletic Bilbao win 2-1 at Levante on Monday, strengthening the Basque side's hold on fourth place in the Spanish league. Bilbao's second victory in their last six games restored their six-point advantage over fifth-place Sevilla as they cling to the last...
  • Saudi Arabia designates Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist group 08-03-2014 10:41 AM

    Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group, official Saudi television reported citing a statement by the Interior Ministry. The kingdom has also designated Nusra Front and the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, whose fighters are battling Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, as terrorist organisations....
  • 10-man Levante beat Osasuna 2-0 in La Liga 02-03-2014 09:41 AM

    Spain: Levante struck early and relied on their staunch defense when reduced to 10 men to beat Osasuna 2-0 at home in the Spanish league on Saturday. Levante's win extended their unbeaten streak to eight consecutive rounds and provisionally lifted them ahead of Sevilla and Valencia into seventh place. First-year...
  • Levante draw 1-1 at Valladolid in Spanish League 22-02-2014 09:06 AM

    Spain: Levante drew 1-1 at Valladolid on Friday to extend their unbeaten streak to seven straight games in the Spanish league. Before the rest of the 25th round of matches are played this weekend, Levante moved provisionally into seventh place. Valladolid remained in the relegation zone with only one win...
  • Messi sets up four in Barcelona's 4-1 win at Levante 23-01-2014 08:22 AM

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi marked his 400th game for Barcelona with a master class of passing by setting up four goals to give Cristian Tello a hat-trick in a 4-1 win at Levante in Wednesday's first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter-final. Denied by the hosts in the first half,...
  • Barcelona face Levante, Real visit Espanyol in Copa del Rey 22-01-2014 03:54 PM

    Madrid: The Copa del Rey is back this week, and Barcelona will travel to Levante for the second time in three days. The Spanish league leaders were held to a 1-1 draw at Levante on Sunday, but now play in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals. Also, Real Madrid will visit...
  • La Liga: Barcelona held to a 1-1 draw at Levante 20-01-2014 01:45 AM

    Barcelona: Barcelona's potent attack led by Lionel Messi was held to a 1-1 draw at Levante on Sunday, leaving the door open for Atletico Madrid to move ahead at the top of the Spanish league. Atletico enter their game later against Sevilla, one point behind the defending champions. Levante made...
  • Diego Costa nets two, Atletico beat Levante 3-2 22-12-2013 08:47 AM

    Barcelona: Diego Costa scored his Spanish league-leading 18th and 19th goals to help Atletico Madrid come back to beat a feisty Levante 3-2 on Saturday and provisionally move to the top of the table. Atletico lead Barcelona by three points before their game at Getafe on Sunday, when the defending...
  • Villarreal win 3-0 at 10-man Levante to stay fourth 25-11-2013 08:37 AM

    Spain: Striker Ikechukwu Uche scored two goals and earned a penalty in Villarreal's 3-0 win against 10-man Levante on Sunday, keeping the promoted side near the top of the Spanish league. Sergio Garcia did one better for Espanyol in its 4-1 victory at 10-man Rayo Vallecano, earning the dismissal of...
  • Ronaldo's late winner lifts Madrid 3-2 at Levante 06-10-2013 02:16 AM

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo scored deep in injury time to cap Real Madrid's incredible 3-2 comeback victory at Levante on Saturday, when his team went from losing, to drawing, and finally to winning in the last five minutes. At 1-1, Levante's Nabil El Zhar grabbed what looked to be the winner...
  • La Liga: Levante win 1-0 at Osasuna on late goal 29-09-2013 06:07 PM

    Barcelona: Levante won 1-0 at Osasuna in the Spanish league on Sunday with midfielder Jordi Xumetra scoring in the 87th minute following a penalty. Osasuna goalkeeper Andres Fernandez blocked Papakouly Diop's spot kick, but Xumetra raced in to slot home the rebound. Osasuna dominated the first half at their Reyno...
  • Levante score their first win against 10-man Rayo 31-08-2013 11:01 AM

    Barcelona: Levante won their first game of the Spanish league season on Friday when substitute Andreas Ivanschitz scored with the last kick of the game for a 2-1 victory at 10-man Rayo Vallecano. Rayo were down a man from the 60th minute when Alhassane 'Lass' Bangoura was dismissed for kicking...
  • Gerardo Martino makes protecting Lionel Messi a priority 19-08-2013 09:33 PM

    Madrid: The sight of Lionel Messi being substituted against Levante on Sunday was an early indicator that new Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino is unafraid of making bold decisions. The 50-year-old Argentine has arrived at the Nou Camp as a disciple of the Catalan club's trademark possession game and has said...
  • La Liga: Barcelona rout Levante 7-0 at Camp Nou 19-08-2013 12:43 AM

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi scored two goals and set up another on Sunday to help mark the debut of Neymar and Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino in a 7-0 thrashing of Levante, ensuring the Spanish champions start their title defense in style. With signature signing Neymar watching from the bench, Messi almost...
  • Sevilla sign midfielder Vicente Iborra from Levante 17-08-2013 04:29 PM

    Seville: Sevilla have signed holding midfielder Vicente Iborra from fellow Spanish club Levante. Levante say Sevilla met the undisclosed buyout clause. The length of Iborra's contract was also not disclosed. Iborra spent the past six seasons with Levante's first team and had recently been appointed captain after the departure of...
  • Messi fit for Barcelona's Spanish league opener 17-08-2013 03:40 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona's team doctors have cleared Lionel Messi to play in the club's Spanish league opener against Levante. Barcelona say Messi has recovered from a strained muscle in his left leg from last weekend and will take the field on Sunday. The Argentina forward missed several games at the end...
  • Levante hire Joaquin Caparros as coach for 2013-14 09-06-2013 07:08 PM

    Valencia: Levante have hired Joaquin Caparros as coach for the 2013-14 season. Levante announced on Sunday that Caparros would be taking over for Juan Ignacio Martinez, who was not offered a contract extension. The 57-year-old Caparros has coached several Spanish clubs, including Athletic Bilbao, Deportivo La Coruna and Sevilla. Most...
  • Fixing cloud over Deportivo's win against Levante 03-05-2013 09:28 AM

    Madrid: The Spanish football league (LFP) will investigate Deportivo La Coruna's 4-0 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 mid-table Levante scoring three times in the first half just over two...
  • Juan Carlos Valeron scores as Deportivo thrash Levante 4-0 14-04-2013 10:25 AM

    Barcelona: Deportivo La Coruna rolled to a 4-0 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 1-0 win over visiting Osasuna...
  • Real Madrid beat Levante 5-1 before Galatasaray trip 06-04-2013 11:47 PM

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo went on as a substitute to seal Real Madrid's 5-1 win over Levante as they maintained their dominant form on Saturday ahead of their Champions League quarter-final at Galatasaray. Madrid reduced Barcelona's lead in the Spanish league to 10 points before the Catalan side hosted Mallorca later....
  • Levante beat 10-man Bilbao 3-1 in Spain 05-01-2013 10:24 PM

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  • Barcelona thrash Levante 4-0, extend lead in Spain 26-11-2012 04:57 AM

    Barcelona: Andres Iniesta scored one goal and created three more to guide Barcelona to a 4-0 win at Levante on Sunday as Tito Vilanova's team took a major step toward reclaiming the Spanish league title. Lionel Messi was the recipient of two of Iniesta's assists to score in the 47th...
  • Barcelona, Atletico aim to extend record starts 23-11-2012 12:19 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will look to extend their best ever starts to the Spanish league with wins against defensive stalwarts Levante and Sevilla on Sunday. Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova has led the Catalan club to an unbeaten record of 11 wins and one draw through the opening 12...
  • Levante win 2-0 at Deportivo, move to 4th place 18-11-2012 11:34 PM

    Barcelona: Levante rose into fourth place in the Spanish league on Sunday after winning 2-0 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...
  • La liga: Ronaldo forced out of game with head injury 12-11-2012 09:01 AM

    Valencia: Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was forced to leave Sunday's 2-1 win over Levante after injuring his head in a collision in the opening minutes. Levante defender David Navarro's elbow opened a gash above Ronaldo's left eye that required treatment on the sideline before returning to the pitch. Ronaldo...
  • Bilbao win 2-1 at Granada for 1st away victory 05-11-2012 08:42 AM

    Barcelona: Striker Aritz Aduriz scored twice to give Athletic Bilbao a 2-1 victory at Granada on Sunday, the struggling Basque side's first away win of the Spanish league season. Bilbao finally showed flashes of the attacking verve that led it to the finals of the Europa League and Copa del...
  • Levante cause Real trouble for Capello 06-02-2007 12:46 PM

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