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Name: Levante
Founded: 1909
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President: Quico Catalán
Manager: José Luis Mendilibar

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Stadium: Ciutat de València
Built: 1969

Eduardo Berizzo, Celta Vigo
By Heath Chesters On Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Berizzo: We were superior and played intelligently

Eduardo “Toto” Berizzo was happy with the display from Celta Vigo, as they dominated the encounter against Levante, ending the game with a comfortable three-goal margin. Following the 3-0 win at Balaídos, More...

Juanfran, Levante
By Heath Chesters On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Juanfran: We’ve only had 48 hours with Alcaraz

Levante’s veteran defender Juanfran felt his side will improve with Lucas Alcaraz at the helm, despite a less than encouraging display and defeat at Celta Vigo. Following the 3-0 loss at Celta Vigo, 38-year-old More...

Celta Vigo, Larrivey, Levante
By Heath Chesters On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Celta Vigo 3-0 Levante: Celta cruise against lifeless Levante

Celta Vigo dominated possession against a Levante side forced to defend and with little imagination going forward. Larrivey with the opener midway through the first half for the home side, who could have had more More...

Celta Vigo vs. Levante
By Heath Chesters On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Team News: Celta Vigo vs. Levante

Celta Vigo were unbeaten in their first six games of the season, but a defeat and a draw in their last two outings, sees them keen to get things back on track tonight at Balaídos. For the visitors, upheaval over More...

Eduardo Berizzo, Celta Vigo.
By Jamie Kemp On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Berizzo: I expect we’ll have to be patient on the ball against Levante

In yesterday’s pre-match press conference ahead of the Levante game, Eduardo Berizzo said he is expecting an altered approach from their opponents in tonight’s game, as Lucas Alcaraz takes charge of More...

Lucas Alcaraz, Levante
By Adam Matvya On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

In an Awkward Place: Levante’s Decision to Hire Lucas Alcaraz

La Liga has experienced it’s first managerial casualties of the season, with Albert Ferrer replaced by Miroslav Djuckic at Córdoba, whilst Levante also made a swift change, sacking José Luis Mendilibar and More...

Hector Rodas, Levante.
By Jamie Kemp On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Rodas: Mendilibar’s sacking happened very fast, we didn’t expect it

In the aftermath of José Luis Mendilibar’s sacking earlier this week – Levante defender Héctor Rodas has demanded that the team be ‘self critical’ of the situation and insists that the More...

Lucas Alcaraz, Levante
By Heath Chesters On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Alcaraz: We must be convinced we can keep Levante in the Primera

Levante officially presented Lucas Alcaraz as their new manager on Wednesday, with the Granadino coach keen to turn things around for the team, but insisting their fortunes can’t be changed overnight, as his More...

By Heath Chesters On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Mariño: Everyone starts from scratch with the new manager

Levante goalkeeper Diego Mariño has admitted the sacking of José Luis Mendilibar came as a surprise, but added that it’s a clean slate for all the players in the squad, with the appointment of new coach, More...

Joaquín Larrivey, Celta Vigo
By Heath Chesters On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Larrivey: Hopefully Levante reaction doesn’t come against us

Celta Vigo striker Joaquín Larrivey believes that Levante having just changed managers, makes them an even more dangerous and unpredictable rival, when the two sides meet in La Liga this Friday. The Argentine is More...

Levante president welcomes Lucas Alcaraz as new manager.
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By Heath Chesters On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Levante appoint Lucas Alcaraz as replacement for Mendilibar

Lucas Alcaraz takes the vacant managerial post at Levante, following the departure of José Luis Mendilibar, with the Valencian club officially announcing his appointment, following the completion of talks on Tuesday More...

Quico Catalán, José Luis Mendilibar, Manolo Salvador, Levante
By Heath Chesters On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Mendilibar: If I’m not the right man for the job, well, that’s it

José Luis Mendilibar doesn’t feel he was given enough time to make the right impression at Levante, following his sacking as manager on Monday night. His impression is that there was a change of heart by More...

By Tom Conn On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Catalan: Our decision was based on what we felt rather than the lack of points

Levante president Quico Catalan spoke about the club’s decision to rescind the contract of manager Jose Luis Mendilibar and states that everyone at the club must take responsibility for the team’s poor More...

By Heath Chesters On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Levante rescind the contract of José Luis Mendilibar

Levante have officially announced the departure of manager José Luis Mendilibar, who has been relieved of his post at the club following a board meeting on Monday night. In a day of managerial casualties, following More...

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By Alex Kirkland On Monday, October 20th, 2014

Sparkling Isco stakes his claim for starting spot

Real Madrid correspondent Alex Kirkland climbs atop his soap box in this week’s column to campaign for Isco and details why he believes the Andalusian star deserves a place in Carlo Ancelotti’s starting More...

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