Getafe earned promotion back to the top flight in La Liga at the first attempt after beating Tenerife 3-1 to seal its 3-2 aggregate victory in the playoff final on Saturday.
Getafe got two goals from midfielder Daniel Pacheco to help overturn Tenerife's 1-0 first-leg win and seal the hosts' return to the Primera Division one season after being relegated.
Alejandro Faurlin's 10th-minute goal wiped out Tenerife's first-leg advantage and Pacheco's strike three minutes later put Getafe in charge at...
Tenerife have announced that Japan midfielder Gaku Shibasaki is to be evaluated by specialists over anxiety fears.
Shibasaki, 24, joined Spanish second-tier side Tenerife on Jan. 31 as a free agent and signed a contract until June 30, with an option to extend it should the Canary Islands-based club gain promotion to La Liga.
Shibasaki, who was a target for La Liga side Las Palmas in the winter transfer window, has trained just once with his new team, on Feb. 2, just one day after his unveiling.
Real Madrid Castilla have signed Spanish goalkeeper Carlos Abad-Hernandez on loan from CD Tenerife for the next two seasons.
Abad-Hernandez will work under coach Zinedine Zidane with Real's B side and play in Spain's Segunda Division B this season.
The 20-year-old, who has drawn comparisons with former Real keeper Iker Casillas, was promoted to Tenerife's first team last season, making nine appearances in the Segunda Division as Roberto's understudy.
Real have reportedly been monitoring the...
Wigan defender Juan Carlos Garcia has been diagnosed with leukaemia, boss Malky Mackay has said.
The Championship club announced last week that the 26-year-old Honduras international had developed a blood disorder and was in hospital for treatment.
Signed by Wigan in 2013, Garcia recently returned from a loan spell with Tenerife in Spain.
Mackay said: "We've had some bad news as far as that's concerned -- he has a form of leukaemia. Juan Carlos is in the Christie Hospital in Manchester.