VALLADOLID

  • Valladolid spoil Real Madrid's La Liga title hopes with a 11 draw May 8, 2014

    Valladolid: Real Madrid's La Liga title challenge was left hanging by a thread after a late Humberto Osorio header earned Real Valladolid a 11 draw and Cristiano Ronaldo suffered an injury on Wednesday. Real, hoping to keep the pressure on Atletico Madrid at the top of table, remained in third place,...
  • Failure at Valladolid would end Real Madrid's title hopes: Ancelotti May 6, 2014

    Real Madrid must win Wednesday's La Liga game at relegationbattling Valladolid or their hope of snatching the title from Atletico Madrid or Barcelona will be over, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday. Real missed a chance to wrest the initiative from leaders Atletico and secondplaced Barca when they were held to...
  • Celta Vigo set to avoid drop after 41 Valladolid win April 29, 2014

    Celta Vigo virtually secured their place in next season's Spanish league with a 41 win over relegation threatened Valladolid. Celta scored a pair of goals either side of halftime to move up to 10th place, 11 points ahead of 19thplace Valladolid. However, Celta are still not mathematically secure since their opponent...
  • 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...
  • Barcelona fall to shock defeat against Valladolid March 8, 2014

    Spain: Barcelona's title defense took a blow on Saturday when they stumbled to a 1-0 defeat at Valladolid, missing the chance to move to the top of the Spanish standings ahead of their Champions League clash with Manchester City at Camp Nou. Lionel Messi was the only Barcelona player who looked...
  • Injury-hit Barca visit Valladolid as La Liga title race heats up March 6, 2014

    While Barcelona come to terms with the news that talismanic defender Carles Puyol will leave the club in the summer they have more immediate concerns at the back for Saturday's trip to Real Valladolid (1500). Puyol, who has been battling with knee problems for the past few seasons, is again injured...
  • Levante draw 11 at Valladolid in Spanish League February 22, 2014

    Spain: Levante drew 11 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 in...
  • Atletico Madrid beat Valladolid to take provisional lead February 15, 2014

    Barcelona: Raul Garcia scored and set up Diego Costa's 21st Spanish league goal of the season on Saturday, helping Atletico Madrid rebound from a threegame losing run by beating Valladolid 30 at home, to provisionally claim the competition lead. Barcelona need a victory over Rayo Vallecano later to pull even with...
  • Gareth Bale crowned 'Prince of Goals' after first La Liga treble December 1, 2013

    Madrid: Real Madrid's record signing Gareth Bale was hailed as the "Prince of Goals" after his hattrick and assist in Saturday's 40 La Liga win at home to Real Valladolid. With prolific Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo sidelined by injury, Bale stepped up to net his first treble since his 100 millioneuro move...
  • Osasuna win 10 at Valladolid in Spain November 23, 2013

    Valladoid: Osasuna beat Valladolid Friday as their second road victory of the season lifted it out of the Spanish league drop zone. Oier Sanjurjo's 84th minute header moved Osasuna up the standings to start the 13th round of games, with Valladolid's poor home record of just one win in seven games...
  • Valladolid crush struggling Rayo Vallecano 30 in La Liga October 26, 2013

    Madrid: Valladolid cruised to a 30 victory at Rayo Vallecano on Friday for their second win of the season through 10 rounds of the Spanish league. Valladolid's pressure frustrated Rayo's normally energetic attack while their forwards took full advantage of the their few scoring opportunities. Patrick Ebert opened in the 31st minute...
  • Sanchez scores twice as Barcelona defeat Real Valladolid 41 October 6, 2013

    Spain: Spanish leader Barcelona, meanwhile, didn't miss the injured Lionel Messi as they cruised by Valladolid 41 at home with Neymar scoring once and setting up one of Alexis Sanchez's two goals. Barcelona extended their club record with an eighth win in as many games to start the league under new...
  • Malaga draw 22 at Valladolid in La Liga September 28, 2013

    Valladolid: Malaga newcomer Bartlomiej Pawlowski's brilliant goal earned his team a 22 draw at Valladolid on Friday, as Bernd Schuster's team remained unbeaten in four straight Spanish league games. Four minutes after going on, the 20yearold Pole used one touch to keep Ignacio Camacho's lobbed pass in the air before quickly...
  • Djukic to step down as coach of Valladolid May 30, 2013

    Valladolid: Miroslav Djukic will step down as coach of Spanish club Valladolid at the end of the season. The Serb says he is leaving to seek "another challenge" after helping the team earn promotion last season and avoid any relegation scares in its return this season. Djukic, who had one year left...
  • Barcelona toast title with 21 win over Valladolid May 20, 2013

    Barcelona: Newly crowned Spanish champion Barcelona celebrated winning the league title in front of their home fans by easing to a 21 victory over Valladolid on Sunday. While rain and dropping temperatures threatened to dampen the party in the stands, Barcelona had little trouble keeping alive its bid to equal...
  • 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...
  • Sociedad rout Valladolid 4-1 to move into 4th in Spanish League March 16, 2013

    Barcelona: Real Sociedad thrashed Valladolid 4-1 with a dizzying attacking display Saturday to provisionally move into fourth place in the Spanish league. Forward Antoine Griezmann led Sociedad with a double and Imanol Agirretxe and Xabi Prieto added two more goals as the Basque side put on one of the most commanding...
  • Messi ends 2012 with 91 goals as Barcelona win; Real stunned December 23, 2012

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi polished off his record year with his 91st and final goal of 2012 in Barcelona's 31 win at Valladolid on Saturday, while Jose Mourinho's decision to bench goalkeeper Iker Casillas backfired as Real Madrid lost 32 at Malaga to fall further off the pace. Messi scored in the...
  • Oezil nets 2 to give Madrid 32 win at Valladolid December 9, 2012

    Barcelona: Midfielder Mesut Oezil scored two exquisite goals to give Real Madrid a 32 comeback win at promoted Valladolid in the Spanish league on Saturday. Madrid rebounded from their last away loss at Real Betis with a valuable three points that provisionally cut the gap with Barcelona to eight points...
  • Valladolid beat Sevilla 21 in Spanish league December 4, 2012

    Madrid: Goals by Patrick Ebert and Oscar Gonzalez gave Valladolid a 21 win at Sevilla in the Spanish League on Monday. Valladolid began the match looking sharp with fastpaced attacks, and Ebert wrongfooted defender Fernando Navarro and beat the goalkeeper by firing low inside the far post in the second...
  • Valencia held to 11 draw at Valladolid November 11, 2012

    Barcelona: Tenman Valencia were held to a 11 draw at Valladolid on Sunday, as Mauricio Pellegrino's team remained winless in six away games in the Spanish league this season. Valencia defender Ali Cissokho opened the scoring for the visitors in the 15th minute with a header from a corner kick. But...
  • Sociedad earn first away point in 5 ties after Valladolid draw October 30, 2012

    Valladolid: Real Sociedad forward Antoine Griezmann and Valladolid midfielder Patrick Ebert led their teams to an entertaining 22 draw on Monday in the Spanish league. Sociedad went ahead against the run of play at Valladolid's Jose Zorrilla stadium when Griezmann volleyed his first goal from a loose ball in the 36th...
  • Real Madrid close gap as Barca held in Valencia October 19, 2009

    Madrid: Champions Barcelona dropped their first La Liga points of the season when they were held 00 at Valencia on Saturday. Barca had won six on the trot before their trip to the Mestalla but struggled to get any rhythm going in the face of intense pressure from the...
  • Real Madrid secure three points against Valladolid April 13, 2009

    New Delhi: Real Madrid did enough to ensure that they remain within six points of league leaders Barcelona by defeating Real Valladolid in the Bernabeu on Sunday. Real Madrid did enough to ensure that they remain within six points of league leaders Barcelona by defeating Real Valladolid in the Bernabeu...
  • Valladolid stun Valencia with wonderful away win March 2, 2009

    New Delhi: Valladolid travelled to the Mestalla and triumphed over a Valencia side who have made a disastrous start to 2009. Valladolid secured a 21 win at the Mestalla against a Valencia side who continue to slide down the Primera Division table. First half goals from Jonathan Sesma and an own...