British Airways flight evacuated in Valencia after filling with smoke

World Aug 6, 2019

British Airways flight evacuated in Valencia after filling with smoke

Spanish emergency services say that they have responded to a British Airways flight that filled with smoke while landing and had to evacuate its passengers. News agency Europa Press said Monday that local government officials reported that three people have been treated for smoke inhalation ...

Arsenal, Chelsea take initiative in semifinals of Europa League

Soccer May 3, 2019

Arsenal, Chelsea take initiative in semifinals of Europa League

The possibility of an all-English final in the Europa League grew likelier after Arsenal and Chelsea moved into strong positions in the semifinals on Thursday. Arsenal will take a 3-1 lead into the second leg against Valencia after coming from behind through two goals by ...

Manchester United loses chance to top group

Soccer Dec 13, 2018

Manchester United loses chance to top group

Manchester United missed the chance to finish top of its Champions League group as an understrength team lost 2-1 at Valencia on Wednesday, with an embarrassing own goal by Phil Jones proving decisive. With first-place Juventus losing 2-1 at Young Boys, United could have jumped ...

Soccer Mar 31, 2016

Struggling Valencia fires Neville

Spanish club Valencia has fired coach Gary Neville less than four months after hiring the former England defender. The club made the announcement on Wednesday, nine days after it lost its third game in a row in the Spanish League. "After careful consideration, the club decided ...

Soccer Jan 3, 2016

Neville says management isn't long-term goal

Former England and Manchester United defender Gary Neville is not targeting a long-term career in management and says he is "relaxed" about how long he stays at the helm of Spanish side Valencia. The England assistant coach made a surprise move to Valencia last month ...

Soccer Dec 3, 2015

Valencia appoints Neville as manager

Gary Neville has been appointed as coach of Spanish league club Valencia for the rest of this season after Nuno Espirito Santo left by mutual agreement. The club said Neville will "officially take charge of the first team" on Sunday ahead of its Group H ...

Valencia advances; Celtic slips up

Soccer Aug 26, 2015

Valencia advances; Celtic slips up

Valencia gave Spain a record five teams in the Champions League group phase after eliminating Monaco on Tuesday, while Swedish side Malmo rallied to oust Celtic in their playoff. Valencia advanced with a 4-3 aggregate score despite losing 2-1 at Monaco. The former two-time finalist will ...