Ikechukwu Uche and Denis Cheryshev were on-target as Villarreal began their Primera Division campaign with an impressive 2-0 win at Levante.
Cheryshev, who is on loan with the Yellow Submarine for the season from Real Madrid, struck five minutes from time to give the visitors an ideal start to their campaign.
Nigerian international Ikechukwu Uche had earlier broken the deadlock in the 55th minute in a match that had had precious few chances up until that point.
Marcelino Garcia Toral's men had made...
Tottenham came from behind to take a 2-1 win in the first leg of their Europa League qualifying play-off against AEL Limassol.
The hosts took a 14th minute lead through Adrian Sardinero and it held until 16 minutes from time, when Roberto Soldado levelled for the Londoners.
Harry Kane then struck the winner with 10 minutes to go.
Hull slipped to a 1-0 defeat away to Lokeren after Allan McGregor's mistake gifted Hans Vanaken an easy goal.
There was a surprise home defeat for Lyon, as Astra score...
Napoli have signed Netherlands midfielder Jonathan De Guzman on a permanent transfer from Spanish side Villarreal for an undisclosed fee.
De Guzman, 26, who spent the past two seasons on loan at Swansea and scored nine goals in 59 Premier League appearances for the Swans, has penned a four-year contract with the Naples outfit.
"I am happy to have come to Napoli,'' he said on the club's official website."I can't wait to start.''
Toronto-born De Guzman, who was a reported target for QPR, played i...
Tottenham Hotspur ended their preseason on a high with 2-1 win over Schalke at White Hart Lane.
Emmanuel Adebayor opened the scoring in the first half after being set up by Lewis Holtby and Roberto Soldado doubled Spurs' advantage after the restart by scoring from close range.
Kevin-Prince Boateng halved his former side's lead by firing past Hugo Lloris with 10 minutes left but Spurs, who were being watched by former striker Jermain Defoe, held on for victory.
The fact that Soldado, who only ...