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List of players and travel plan for Leganés
List of players and travel plan for Leganés


Fran Escribá has released his list of players for CD Leganés (Saturday, 6:30pm) 

Villarreal CF Manager, Fran Escribá, has chosen his list of players for tomorrow’s match, corresponding to Matchday 14 in the LaLiga Santander, against CD Leganés (Saturday 6:30pm CET, live on ‘beIN La Liga’).


The chosen 18 players are:

  • Goalkeepers: Asenjo and Andrés Fernández.
  • Defenders: Mario, Rukavina, Jaume Costa, Víctor Ruiz, Musacchio and Álvaro.
  • Midfielders: Trigueros, Samu Castillejo, Roberto Soriano, Jonathan dos Santos, Rodrigo and Leo Suárez (number 49).
  • Strikers: Sansone, Pato, Santos Borré and Bakambu.

Medical update:

  • Soldado: Tear of anterior cruciate ligament and lateral meniscus in right knee.
  • Bruno: Bone bruise to the calceneus in his right foot.
  • Cheryshev: Strain of the rectus femoris in the right leg.
  • N’Diaye: Elongation of rectus femoris in right leg.

Leganés travel plan

The Yellows expedition will depart this afternoon at 5:10pm on an AVE (high speed) train from the Joaquín Sorolla train station to Madrid (Puerta de Atocha station). Arrival time is expected to be 6:51pm. Once there, the Submarine will stay at the Westin Palace Hotel in Madrid. The return journey will set off as soon as the match has finished, also by AVE, with arrival to Valencia expected at 11:30pm on Saturday night.