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Name: Rayo Vallecano
Founded: 1924
Official Website
President: Raúl Martín Presa
Manager: Paco Jémez

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Stadium: Vallecas
Built: 1976

Javi Gracia, Málaga CF
By Heath Chesters On Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Gracia: Rayo will demand a lot of concentration from us

Javi Gracia is keen to see his Málaga side continue their recent good run of form, with the added incentive of a competitive, attractive game against Rayo Vallecano, plus the hope of entertaining the thousands More...

Rayo Vallecano have much to improve on, believes manager Paco Jémez.
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By Tom Conn On Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Jemez: What we did in Granada won’t end with the same result in Malaga

Rayo Vallecano manager, Paco Jemez is happy with the team’s current form but admits that there are areas of improvement ahead of this weekend’s match against Malaga. Rayo Vallecano have much to improve More...

Carlos Kameni Malaga
By Jen Evelyn On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Kameni: The most important thing is to win against Rayo

Málaga keeper Carlos Kameni spoke in a press conference, stating that the team must only think about winning against Rayo Vallecano on Sunday, whilst also analyzing his own evolution as a player. Málaga face More...

Adrián Embarba, Rayo Vallecano
By Heath Chesters On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Embarba: Rayo aim is to finish as high as possible in La Liga

Rayo Vallecano winger Adrián Embarba is enthusiastic about his team performing well in La Liga this season, insisting that they’ll be battling for as many points as they can, looking onwards and upwards, More...

Fran Rico, Granada.
By Jamie Kemp On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Fran Rico: Negativity from outside is expected with our current form

Speaking at a club press conference this morning, in the wake of their agonising 1-0 defeat against Rayo Vallecano, Granada midfielder Fran Rico says that the criticism of their current form is not something that More...

Paco Jémez, Rayo Vallecano
By Heath Chesters On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Jémez: I think the same way whether we win or lose

Rayo Vallecano manager Paco Jémez acknowledged beating Granada was a difficult task, but feels more than happy with the efforts of his players, after they secured all three points at Nuevo Los Cármenes. Second-half More...

Joaquín Caparrós, Granada CF
By Heath Chesters On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Caparrós: We need to learn from these mistakes

Granada manager Joaquín Caparrós couldn’t fault the level of effort from his players, after the defeat against Rayo Vallecano, but underlined that basic mistakes are costing his team valuable points. Rayo More...

Granada Rayo
By Heath Chesters On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Granada 0-1 Rayo Vallecano: Manucho sinks Granada at the death

Neither side looked likely to take all three points, but after Rochina squandered a golden chance deep into injury time, Rayo Vallecano broke with the final attack of the game, Manucho smashing home and sealing More...

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By Jen Evelyn On Friday, October 17th, 2014

André Gomes: We can beat any team if we play well

Valencia’s André Gomes is pleased with the current situation at the club, and in a press conference, the Portuguese midfielder spoke about his physical condition, as well as the club’s objectives in More...

By Heath Chesters On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Team News: Granada vs. Rayo Vallecano

Granada head into the game keen to turn around a run of three straight defeats, but they’ll face a stiff test against visiting Rayo Vallecano tonight at Nuevo Los Cármenes, with the Madrid side enjoying a More...

Granada manager Joaquín Caparrós insists there's no problems with any of his players.
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By Heath Chesters On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Caparrós: We need to have a really good game for our fans

Granada manager Joaqín Caparrós explained that there’s no problem with Piti, despite comments from the player suggesting that he’s struggling to adapt to a more defensive role, whilst certain that More...

Paco Jemez, Rayo.
By Jamie Kemp On Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Jémez: Caparrós is an expert in getting the most out of his teams

In today’s press conference ahead of their trip to Granada, Rayo Vallecano boss Paco Jémez spoke of his respect for his opposite number – Joaquin Caparrós – a man who he believes is an ‘expert’ More...

Antonio Amaya could make his Rayo Vallecano début against Granada.
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By Heath Chesters On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Amaya: Rayo Vallecano début will be a dream come true

Central defender Antonio Amaya is back in top shape, having suffered an unfortunate injury upon his return to Rayo Vallecano this summer. Ahead of Friday’s encounter at Granada in La Liga, he can’t More...

Piti has admitted playing more defensively doesn't suit his own set of skills.
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By Heath Chesters On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Piti: Rayo Vallecano won’t change their style against Granada

Granada forward Piti has admitted he’s finding playing a more defensive role difficult, but is keen to keep working hard and to improve this aspect of his game, whilst also hopeful that he can still be utilised More...

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By Jen Evelyn On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Jozabed: I’m learning with great professionals at Rayo

Rayo Vallecano midfielder Jozabed Sanchez spoke in a press conference ahead of the weekend’s match against Granada, and stressed that the game will be challenging, whilst also speaking of his own feelings More...

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