Fantasy Liga 2015/16

Do you often disagree with Valencia coach Nuno, or would you just like to prove yourself as a Liga coach? Then, we are repeating our successful manager-game for only our members: http://www.fantasy-liga.com/en/index.php?action=login Our new Fantasy Liga has already been set up, so all you have to do is to create an user and then email your username to us on Penya@chescandinavia.com in order to get the password for our members-only Liga. Not a Chescandinavia member? Then do not hesitate: http://chescandinavia.com/join-us/ – Deadline for our Fantasy Liga is within only 10 days! Prize for the winner will again be an official …

CHENEWS 4.8.2015

#CheNews Valencia have played a big role in “Silly Season”, but the best transfer might be Mario Kempes, who is on his way to Spain in order to represent Valencia at 3 events: – Tomorrow, Kempes throws a welcome party in Mestalla for new Valencia signings Santi Mina, Bakkali, Danilo & Ryan. – On Friday, Kempes attends the drawing for Champions League playoff, with his beloved Valencia in the bowl. – On Saturday, Kempes officially presents the Valencia 2015/16 squad at Trofeo Naranja against AS Roma. Squad is slowly taking form. Most peripheral youngsters have been loaned out, with Fede …

CHENEWS 2.7.2015

#CheNews Dramatic days in Valencia. Amadeo Salvo announced his exit as the executive president: Out of respect for all, but especially VCF & fans, I must say that I Monday told Lay Hoon that I want to leave Despite the constantly shaking microphone, Salvo handled the presser as one would expect, which he started by announcing his father’s cancer as a family reason & concluded by ensuring that VCF still are in good hands. VCF do not exist without Valencianistas. Several key employees in the GloVal project will follow the ex-president out of VCF: – Board-member Manuel Peris, who earlier …

CheNews 18.6.2015

Season has ended, but Valencia fans rarely can relax throughout the summer. #CheNews First, the recently opened season-ticket sales. After the first 2 weeks of the campaign “SÍ”, Valencianistas have indeed said “YES” with more than 17.000 renewals & 3.000 sign-ups. Rufete has been threatened as the sports-director, since coach Nuno wants control over the academy and transfers – Rulli-Vietto-Vidal-Kouyate-Song have all been subject to Rufete’s interest but them denied by Nuno. Last night, it was reported in the radio program Sillas Gol that Rufo had told his closest friends about his desires to leave Valencia. Even the more reliable …

CHENEWS 4.6.2015

#CheNews Rafa Benítez, arguably the biggest coach in modern VCF, has made the headlines lately. Wednesday, Rafa was presented as Ancelotti’s replacement in Real Madrid. With Morientes rumored as his assistant, the royal club will almost seem bearable. Almost. A few days earlier, Rafa’s Napoli had failed to defeat Lazio at home, which also can impact VCF because of a possible opponent from Italy in the Champions League playoffs: Brügge, Monaco, Panathinaikos, Fenerbahçe, CSKA, Young Boys, Rapid, Sporting, Sparta, Ajax, Lazio. Who to hope for? Feghouli will be offered a 4 year extension on his contract that expires next year. …

CHENEWS 16.05.2015

#CheNews Season finale in Mestalla tomorrow. Read everything here! As the player strike has been cancelled or in worst-case postponed until next season, Valencia have two match-balls to qualify for Champions League in a fair way. The first one at our home Mestalla against Celta Vigo. Club boss Peter Lim and his family just arrived in Valencia this morning to follow the team preparations. He clearly knows the vitality of this game. Valencia once again have all players ready except the banned Rodrigo, so we might expect this team: Alves; Barragán, Mustafi, Otamendi, Gayà, Fuego, Parejo, Feghouli, Gomes, Piatti, Paco …

CHENEWS 28.4.2015

#CheNews An agent for José Gayà has confirmed that they have agreed upon the new contract with Valencia, once again making a fool of the Madrid media after posing the left-back in a Real Madrid shirt. All other contract renewals except Dani Parejo are said to be progressing. Piatti is back in training this Tuesday, leaving Nuno with a full squad ahead of Thursday game in Vallecas. The little Argentinean had a hamstring injury. Valencia-B are continuing their terrible season-end with a 0-1 loss at home to Reus. Curro started with the following team: Jaume, Akapo, Alberto, Ayala, Ruiz, Zahibo, …

CHENEWS 21.04.2015

#CheNews Main-sponsor could turn out to be Austrian: Red Bull. In two days, Valencia have planned respectively post-season & pre-season games in their facilities. The post-season game will be played at New York Red Bulls ultimo May, while the pre-season cup in Austria will feature also Salzburg, Werder Bremen & not at least Koeman’s Southampton. Revenge. Gayà has ordered his agent Toldrá to resume contract talks with Valencia. Player want to stay, according to several sources such as his friend Roberto Ibáñez: Gayà is very valencianista. I am sure. He wants to stay & he will sign a new contract”. Otamendi is likely …

Familia Valencianista made in USA

#FamiliaValencianista When my friend Armando Espinal told me about a true “familia Valencianista” outside Valencia, but also in the slightly patriotic USA, I had to interview the man behind: Julio Silva. Julio lives in the American “wild west”, Texas, with his wife and three kids who are all Valencianistas: One of the kids is named after an ex-player, and Julio even managed to convert his nephew, a Barça fan, into a Valencia fan! INTERVIEW Questioner: Hello Julio. Thanks for your time. I really want to know about your family but let’s start off with some questions about your Valencianismo sentiment. …

CheNews 13.4.2015

#CheNews DERBY DAY Are you ready for the Derbi Valenciano? Peter Lim is. The Singaporean VCF owner will attend Mestalla, according to club president Lay Hoon. Captain Parejo will make his comeback, and Diego Alves overcame some injury doubts: Alves, Yoel, Cancelo, Barragán, Mustafi, Vezo, Ruiz, Orban, Tropi, Fuego, Parejo, Filipe, Gomes, Feghouli, De Paul, Rodrigo, Paco, Negredo. Gayà & Enzo are however expected back for the game in Camp Nou, while the hamstring injured Piatti is doubtful. Otamendi will sit out for the injustice by referee Teixeira Vítienes in Athletic Bilbao. Nuno is expected to change the formation to …