• Editorial
    DAVID BECKHAM “EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW” 24/7 VALENCIA MAGAZINE

    ##It’s a long way from Leytonstone, mate. David Beckham arrived in Spain in the summer of 2003. Joining Real Madrid, the self-proclaimed ‘best team in the world’ he arrived with great expectations. Playing alongside galácticos like Ronaldo, Zidane, Figo and Raul he was hoping to learn a useful language, get a bit of a suntan […]

  • Editorial
    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH MARIO KEMPES ‘EL MATADOR’

    ##24/7 Valencia:What are your memories of the 1978 World Cup? Mario Kempes: I genuinely believe that winning a World Cup is the greatest possible achievement for a football player. On top of that, I had the great fortune to win it in my own country of Argentina…which is the most emotional feeling of all. It […]

  • Editorial
    VALENCIA PEOPLE…RAFA LAHUERTA YÚFERA

    ##Rafa Lahuerta Yúfera is a Valencian writer, blogger and former member and founder of the Valencia CF supporter’s group Gol Gran. His book “La balada del bar Torino” (in reference to the bar in C/Barcelonina where  Valencia C.F. was founded back in 1919) was published to acclaim. It is more than just a book about […]

  • Editorial
    VALENCIA FOOTBALL…EUROPEAN FOOTBALL IN 2020

    ##As the sunset fades on 2019, Valencia fans are assured of European football at the Mestalla at the beginning of 2020. What will be decided soon is whether they will continue into the knockout stages of the best club competition in the world that is the ‘Champions League’ …or drop down to the poor relation […]

  • Editorial
    VALENCIA FOOTBALL…TREADING WATER

    ##With twelve games of La Liga now completed, Valencia sit in a mid-table position that is healthier than it first suggests. They are only five points adrift of the top of the table and are seemingly treading water, neither dropping down nor gaining ground on a potential Champions League spot. Indeed, they are only eight […]

  • History
    JOHAN CRUYFF AND LEVANTE UD

    ##One of the greatest football players of all time, thrice (1971, 1973, 1974) Ballon d’Or winner, many tend to forget that besides his glorious contributions to Ajax Amsterdam and FC Barcelona and to the Netherlands national team, Johan Cruyff left his mark in the humble city of Valencia…possibly in the most humble team of the […]

  • Sports
    VALENCIA FOOTBALL…ALL CHANGE AT THE MESTALLA

    ##Wednesday the 11th of September 2019 will live long in the memory for Valencia fans. It started off uneventful enough with business as usual, as Marcelino focused on his team selection for the forthcoming game with Barcelona. Then, by the mid-afternoon, respectable journalists had started suggesting the possibility of a major change at the helm […]

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