Eric Bailly

James Milner reacts to the hosts' goal during the Europa League semi-final between Villarreal and Liverpool on April 28, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Villarreal
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg between Liverpool and Villarreal at Anfield, with the visitors holding a 1-0 aggregate lead.
14:04
Eric Bailly and Antoine Griezmann in action during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Villarreal on February 20, 2016
Report: Barcelona monitoring Villarreal centre-back Eric Bailly
A report claims that Barcelona are considering a summer move for Villarreal's Ivorian centre-back Eric Bailly.
Apr 26, 15:13
Karim Benzema celebrates scoring with Cristiano Ronaldo during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Villarreal on April 20, 2016
Result: Real Madrid keep pace with top two in La Liga
Real Madrid move to within one point of La Liga leaders Barcelona with a 3-0 victory over Villarreal at the Bernabeu on Wednesday night.
Apr 20, 22:53
Villarreal players celebrate their second goal during the Europa League quarter-final between Villarreal and Sparta Prague on April 7, 2016
Preview: Sparta Prague vs. Villarreal
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Europa League quarter-final second leg between Sparta Prague and Villarreal in the Czech Republic.
Apr 13, 16:53
Stefan Savic and Roberto Soldado in action during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Villarreal on February 20, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid, Villarreal play out goalless draw
Atletico Madrid and Villarreal play out a goalless draw in their La Liga clash at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday night.
Feb 21, 21:20
Celta Vigo's Nolito celebrates after scoring against Sevilla during the La Liga match on March 29, 2014
Result: Celta Vigo sink ten-man Villarreal
Nolito's goal in the final minute of the game gives Celta Vigo a 2-1 victory over Villarreal.
Oct 18, 12:53
Levante's Brazilian forward Deyverson Brum Silva celebrates his goal during the Spanish league football match Levante UD vs SD Eibar at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium in Valencia on September 23, 2015
Result: Deyverson strike earns Levante victory over Villarreal
Deyverson scores seven minutes from time as Levante pick up a hard-fought victory against Villarreal.
Oct 4, 19:13
Luis Suarez of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and UD Las Palmas at Camp Nou on September 26, 2015
La Liga Team of the Week – Week Six
Sports Mole picks out its star XI from another round of La Liga action.
Sep 28, 12:58
Elche's Carlos Sanchez in action against Villarreal on November 04, 2013.
Result: Villarreal secure Europa League berth with narrow Elche win
Villarreal secure a Europa League berth by edging Elche 1-0 in their La Liga clash at the Estadio El Madrigal to cement their hold on sixth place.
May 10, 17:53
Atletico Madrid's coach Diego Simeone looks on prior to kick-off in the Champions League semi-final first leg match against Chelsea on April 22, 2014
Match Analysis: Villarreal 0-1 Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Atletico Madrid beat Villarreal 1-0 at El Madrigal in La Liga.
Apr 30, 00:42
Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Villarreal's defender Victor Ruiz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on April 29, 2015
Result: Atletico Madrid tighten grip on third in La Liga
Fernando Torres scores the winner for Atletico Madrid as they edge out Villarreal 1-0 at El Madrigal in La Liga.
Apr 29, 22:53
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Result: Villarreal extend winless run with draw at Getafe
Villarreal make it five games without a win in La Liga as they are held to a 1-1 draw at Getafe.
Apr 12, 12:51
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates a goal during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Granada FC at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 5, 2015
Sports Mole's La Liga Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out its 11 star performers from another pulsating round of La Liga fixtures.
Apr 7, 16:10
Sergio Asenjo of Villarreal fists the ball away from Vicente Iborra of FC Sevilla during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16, Second Leg match between FC Sevilla and Villarreal CF at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on March 19, 2015
Result: Sevilla ease through against Villarreal in all-Spanish Europa League tie
Sevilla beat Villarreal on aggreate to qualify for the Europa League quarter-finals.
Mar 19, 21:55
Sergio Asenjo of Villarreal fists the ball away from Vicente Iborra of FC Sevilla during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16, Second Leg match between FC Sevilla and Villarreal CF at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on March 19, 2015
Live Commentary: Sevilla (5)2-1(2) Villarreal - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the second leg of the Europa League last-16 clash between Sevilla and Villarreal.
Mar 19, 19:30
Cristiano Ronaldo for Real Madrid on February 7, 2015
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 1-1 Villarreal
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid draw 1-1 at home to Villarreal in La Liga.
Mar 1, 22:28
Gareth Bale of Real Madrid heads the ball beside Gerard Moreno of Villarreal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid and Villarreal at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on March 1, 2015
Result: Real Madrid held by resilient Villarreal
Real Madrid miss the chance to increase their lead in La Liga as Villarreal earn a 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu.
Mar 1, 21:51
Ivory Coast's defender Serge Wilfried Kanon celebrates with defender Eric Bailly (back) after scoring his team's third goal during the 2015 African Cup of Nations semi-final football match between Democratic Republic of the Congo and Ivory Coast in Bata o
Eric Bailly 'happy with Villarreal debut'
Eric Bailly reveals his happiness after making his Villarreal debut in Sunday's 1-0 win over Eibar.
Feb 23, 17:13
Villarreal's coach Marcelino Garcia Toral reacts during the Spanish league football match Real Valladolid FC vs Villarreal CF at Jose Zorrila stadium in Valladolid on January 25, 2014
Villarreal sign Eric Bailly from Espanyol
Villarreal agree a deal to sign Ivory Coast defender Eric Bailly from fellow La Liga side Espanyol for a fee of £4.3m.
Jan 29, 22:08
Villarreal's coach Marcelino Garcia Toral reacts during the Spanish league football match Real Valladolid FC vs Villarreal CF at Jose Zorrila stadium in Valladolid on January 25, 2014
Report: Villarreal close to Eric Bailly signing
A report claims that Villarreal are close to signing Espanyol defender Eric Bailly.
Jan 27, 12:52
Villarreal's coach Marcelino Garcia Toral reacts during the Spanish league football match Real Valladolid FC vs Villarreal CF at Jose Zorrila stadium in Valladolid on January 25, 2014
Report: Villarreal want Eric Bailly
A report claims that Villarreal want to sign Espanyol defender Eric Bailly this month.
Jan 26, 15:55
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516