#CheNews June 11th

It’s time for another round of CheNews! Well, actually it’s been time for a while but like Adil Rami we need to go off and dance elsewhere sometimes. Today we are back to perform however and we hope you enjoy this edition! Barcelona joins the Andre Gomes fanclub Just as Juventus realized old Italian ladies can’t attract young handsome Portuguese men, Barcelona has emerged as a competitor to the rumored interest from Mouchester United. The interest is documented from both sister cities and as Suso Pitarch met Jorge Mendes in Portugal it increasingly looks as the Portuguese will be the …

Weekend #Chenews June 4th

Jaume heading for renewal Jaume Domenech who played himself into the hearts of Valencianistas in the beginning of this season have been offered a renewed and improved contract by the club. He is at this point in time the only goalie who has been guaranteed his continued career by Valencia, while the two others; Matthew Ryan and Diego Alves are on the market. Filip Kostic the alternative to Cheyshev Valencia have now confirmed their interest in the 12-15 million rated Stuttgart winger. Having joined the relegated Germans for 6 million, his performances have increased the value, however Valencia and his …

Chenews 21.08.2015

Team News ahead of Rayo clash It wasn’t pretty and it wasn’t convincing, but Valencia did come away with a 3-1 victory over Monaco in this season’s first official match. Ruben Vezo stepped into the defense and except on one occasion, he really proved he will be no pushover. As Valencia prepare for their league debut, it is without three important players, all suspended as a result of the hard fought victory at Almeria which secured fourth place last season. Gayá, Feghouli and Parejo will all sit this one out, giving room for forced rotations from Nuno, who should have …

#Chenews 26.07.2015

The summer is all but over and we are only a little less than a month away from Valencia’s debut in the 2015/2016 edition of La Liga. We take a look at the latest news in the city of Turia. First matches of the season decided Valencia will make it’s official debut this season against a still unknown opponent the 18th or 19th of August in the Champions League playoff. As for the initial matches in La Liga, they will be played as follows:   Victory over PSV Valencia reportedly gave a solid performance in the non-televised match against the …

#Chenews May 8th – Spanish Football Civil War

It has been a lively week in Spanish football despite there being a respite between matches after 3 of them in the space of a week. As Valencia prepare for this weekends “all to win”-match against Real Madrid, we take a look at the current news. Small injury scares  When the news came that Valencia’s golden defensive triangle Alves, Otamendi and Mustafi all struggled with injuries after the Eibar match, one started getting nervous. Now though, all three are back in full training and ready to form part of the squad. Nuno’s only doubt for the game against Madrid is …

CheNews 18.04.2015 – Building a fort at Camp Nou

#Chenord #SillyChe is here! Barcelona – Valencia Valencia return to Camp Nou after having emerged victorious from the last battle in the city of tapas and tourists. This time the battle, for Valencia, is one to ensure the third place and with that direct qualification to Chapions League. Financially as well as far as reputation is concerned, that is key to land the kind of players Peter Lim is said to have in mind. Barcelona on their side are fighting  off a late challenge from Real Madrid for the league title and cannot really afford too many slip ups. The …

CheNews 25.08.2014

#Chenews Enzo Pérez: The ever lasting saga around the Argentine midfielder seem to continue throughout the last week of the transfer window. Yesterday he finally did not join the squad for the game against Boavista, despite being called in for the provisional 20-man troop. Rumours on twitter claimed he had refused to join, reports which are nowhere to be found in Portugal. Valencia still hope to seal the deal, but if the bid is not accepted by Wednesday, Valencia will turn elsewhere with Filipe Augusto being a viable option. Jorge Jesus yesterday said he hoped to have the argie available …

Valencia, Meriton and the transfer frenzy

If all goes to plan the last few days of the window, Valencia will have sent back from loan, released, loaned out or sold 28 out of 35 players with official playing time last season and with that changed the very foundations of the the team. At the same time the club has been immersed in the Peter Lim takeover negotiations. The aim of this article is to explain how Valencia have been able to strengthen the team, and why they have had to settle for relatively affordable options and loan deals. Already in January we saw clear signs that …

CheNews 08.08.2014

#CheNews #VCFNordic #Sale Julio Insa yesterday evening claimed that Meriton and possibly Amadeo Salvo were having a crisis meeting. No other sources have confirmed this, but rather assure that the progress is slow but steady and that they do expect a deal to be in place before next Friday. The issue seems to be around guarantees. Bankia had previously accepted Peter Lim’s personal guarantees along with the clubs assets, which would include real estate. The bank however now asks for available liquid assets – all that is easily converted to cash. Previously there have also been hints that Bankia would …

CheNews 07.08.2014

#CheNews #VCFNordic #Sale Nothing new… #Transfers Mustafi: Late last night Valencia finally confirmed the German “weltmeister” had signed for the club on a 5-year deal. The price is said to be between 8 and 9 million euros depending on variables and the player will make 1,3 million euros per year. Mustafi is the 4th German to play for the club after Hildebrand, Quique Medina and Rainer Bonhof. Curro Torres was actually also born in Germany but was Spanish of nationality. Akapo: The right back from Numancia yesterday signed for Valencia for the next three years and will mainly play for Mestalla. He …