New Real Sociedad coach David Moyes has criticised the late kick-off time for Wednesday's Copa del Rey last-32 second leg against Real Oviedo, saying 10 p.m. is a "terrible time to play football."
La Liga and Copa games are regularly played at that time, with TV-mandated kick-offs spread over Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights this week.
However, former Manchester United and Everton manager Moyes, who arrived at La Real last month, believes Spanish clubs should stand up to such interests and...
A second-half equaliser by Athletic Bilbao's Oscar de Marcos denied David Moyes' Real Sociedad a much-needed win in the Basque derby.
Carlos Vela's early headed goal got hosts Real Sociedad got off to a dream start and Moyes' side missed several chances to extend their lead before half-time.
They were made to rue those misses when De Marcos equalised in the 62nd minute, meaning the game ended 1-1.
Athletic had to play the final 10 minutes with 10 men when Aymeric Laporte was sent off, but Real Sociedad...
David Moyes suffered a humiliating first defeat as Real Sociedad coach as his team were overwhelmed in the second half by a rampant Villarreal.
The visitors withstood the pressure until the 63rd minute when Bruno Soriano's free-kick came off the underside of the bar and bounced off the body of goalkeeper Enaut Zubikarai to roll into the net.
Denis Cheryshev added a second for Marcelino's men 10 minutes later and then substitute Moi Gomez scored two goals inside six minutes to make it 4-0 and pour more...
Real Sociedad coach David Moyes has said La Liga safety is his main priority for the season, but he is also targeting the Copa del Rey.
Speaking ahead of Thursday's last 32 first leg tie at Real Oviedo, Moyes -- who has taken four points from his first two league games -- said he "gives importance to all cup competitions."
But with Sociedad in 14th position, just three points above the drop zone, the former Manchester United and Everton manager told a news conference that avoiding relegation remained...