Valencia winger Nani has said his side will take on La Liga leaders Real Madrid in a positive frame of mind on Wednesday but told Onda Cera they "cannot dream of anything but avoiding the drop."
After a 2-0 home win over Athletic Bilbao on Sunday lifted them to 15th in the table, Los Che take on Zinedine Zidane's side at the Mestalla.
The fixture was postponed in December, with Real in action in the Club World Cup.
"It's going to be a very difficult game," Superdeporte reported Nani as saying.
Valencia captain Dani Parejo has said he declined the option of leaving the struggling La Liga side last month.
Last month, Superdeporte reported that Valencia were willing to sell the midfielder and planned to use the funds to buy new players.
Reports in Spain claimed Sevilla had rekindled their interest in signing Parejo, who has scored three goals and set up five more in 20 league starts.
But he told AS: "I could have left, but I didn't. I believed it wasn't the best for Valencia because we are...
Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi ran riot as Barcelona fired in four goals in nine second-half minutes on their way to a 6-0 thumping of Alaves on Saturday.
Suarez put Barca ahead on 37 minutes after good work from Aleix Vidal, and Neymar added a second three minutes later, tapping home after some poor defending from the home side.
Alaves remained in the game until Messi added a third just before the hour mark. The floodgates then opened, and Barca added three more in quick succession.
Messi fired home...
Former Argentina great Mario Kempes will not stop supporting his old club Valencia despite the outfit's decision not to renew his contract as an international ambassador.
Kempes announced on his Twitter account that he had been notified that he was no longer a Valencia CF ambassador, a role he had been given in September 2013 and which had expired on December 2016.
Kempes, who played a total of seven years in two spells at the Mestalla stadium, starting in 1976, told Onda Cero radio: "I have stopped...