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La Liga News: 27 August 2015; Fabio Coentrao Joins Monaco, Manchester City Sign Villarreal Youngster

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Real Madrid's Fabio Coentrao joins Monaco on season-long loan | Football News | Sky Sports
Portugal international Coentrao, 27, joined Real from Benfica in 2011 for 30m euros (£22m). He helped Los Blancos to their last league title in his first season at the club and was also a part of the squad that won the Champions League in 2013-14, playing an hour of the 4-1 final win over arch-rivals Atletico Madrid.

Asier Illarramendi signs six-year contract with Real Sociedad - Inside Spanish Football
"Real Sociedad and Real Madrid have reached an agreement for the transfer of Asier Illarramendi who will be joining our club. The midfielder successfully passed a medical revision at the Policlínica Gipuzkoa this morning before signing a six-year contract in the Anoeta offices."

Expensive flop Illarramendi a symbol of Real Madrid's flawed transfer policy -
He will go down as one of the worst signings in the history of Real Madrid. Asier Illarramendi arrived at the Santiago Bernabeu as a supposed long-term replacement for Xabi Alonso and a future star of Spain's midfield. In the end, however, he was neither.

Official: Real Madrid 2015-16 adidas Third Kit - Football Shirts News
For an elegant touch sky blue trim applications headline adidas’ trademark three-stripes on the shoulders, sleeve cuffs and piping on the rounded crew-neck collar. White is the third colour and adorns teh Fly Emirates sponsor, adidas logo and Real Madrid crest which has been monochromed.

Video: Everything you need to know about Gareth Bale - Telegraph
He moved to Tottenham Hotspur in 2007 for a £7 million price tag, before transferring to Real Madrid for a world record transfer fee. His game became more attacking at Spurs, and he moved from left back to an attacking midfielder, becoming a key goal-scorer. He grew from scoring only two goals in the 2007 season to scoring 25 in the 2012 season.

Real Madrid new transfer strategy makes for quiet summer - ESPN FC
Florentino Perez (June 6, 2009): "I've only followed the path set by Santiago Bernabeu: some of the best players in the world (Alfredo Di Stefano), the best of [other teams in] Spain (Amancio Amaro) and, with them, the best from our own cantera (Raul).

Valencia looking to spend following Champions League qualification Sky Sports
Los Che defeated Monaco 4-3 on aggregate to qualify for the group stages, despite losing Tuesday's play-off second leg in France 2-1. Valencia, who finished as the competition's runners up in 2000 and 2001, have already spent around £70m on reinforcements this summer but have struggled to comply with UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules as a result.

Aderlan Santos to Valencia | Football Espana
Braga defender Aderlan Santos is close to joining Valencia after undergoing a medical with Nuno Santos’ team. AS reports the procedure took place on Thursday as Los Che look for a centre-back to replace Nicolas Otamendi, who joined Manchester City.

OFFICIAL: Sevilla sign Llorente -
Sevilla has confirmed the signing of Fernando Llorente from Juventus on a free transfer. The striker has signed a three-year contract with the Europa League holder, while his release clause has been set at 20 million euros ($22.5M). Juventus had been holding out for a fee, but has reached an agreement with Llorente to terminate his contract.

Sevilla want to keep Suarez | Football Espana
Sevilla don’t plan on letting Denis Suarez - on loan from Barcelona - join Villarreal instead, reports say. Sport claim the Yellow Submarine are willing to pay €3m to sign the midfielder, who has fallen out of favour at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.

Grzegorz Krychowiak staying at Sevilla despite Arsenal reports | Football News | Sky Sports
Sevilla midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak says he is staying at the club, despite speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal. The 25-year-old Poland international impressed during his debut season in Spain last term, scoring in the final as Sevilla claimed Europa League glory and being named in the La Liga team of the year.

Manchester City sign Aleix Garcia from Villarreal - ESPN FC
Manchester City have signed Aleix Garcia from Villarreal, the Premier League side have confirmed. Spain under-18 international winger Garcia is expected to join City's Elite Development Squad.

Official: Biraghi joins Granada | Football Italia
Inter full-back Cristiano Biraghi has officially joined La Liga side Granada on loan for the season. The 22-year-old spent last season on loan at Chievo, where he made 18 Serie A appearances for the Flying Donkeys. The Spanish side announced on Twitter today that the Italy Under-21 international has joined on a season-long loan.

Eibar sign Inui | Football Espana
Eibar have confirmed the signing of Japan forward Takashi Inui on a three-year contract from Eintracht Frankfurt. Mundo Deportivo reports Inui replaces Dani Nieto, who has been allowed to join Greek side Xanthi after a year with Eibar.

El Zhar to Las Palmas | Football Espana
Levante have lost Nabil El Zhar to Primera rivals Las Palmas after rescinding his contract at Ciutat de Valencia. AS reports El Zhar quit the club in search of more regular playing time and has signed a two-year deal with the newly-promoted islanders. El Zhar moved to Levante from Liverpool in the summer of 2011 and made 114 appearances, scoring 10 goals.

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