Getafe

Getafe Club de Futbol (Spanish pronunciation: [xeˈtafe ˈkluβ ðe ˈfuðβol]), or simply Getafe, is a Spanish football club based in Getafe, a city in the south of the Community of Madrid. The team competes in La Liga, the highest tier of the Spanish football system. The club's home stadium is Coliseum Alfonso Perez which was opened in 1998 and can hold 17,393 spectators. The club was founded in 1946 and refounded in 1983.

Getafe participated in the top level of Spanish football for 12 years between 2004 and 2016, and again since 2017.

The club's main rivalry is against neighbours Leganes, who are based near the town of Getafe, and a friendly rivalry against Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid.

History

Beginnings

Sociedad Getafe Deportivo was founded in 1923, only playing in lower divisions from 1928 to 1932. After the Spanish Civil War, in 1945 five Getafe locals – Enrique Condes Garcia, Aurelio Miranda Olavaria, Antonio Corridor Lozano, Manuel Serrano Vergara and Miguel Cubero Frances – while meeting at La Marquesina bar, decided to form a local team.

Getafe
goal.com
18 April 2021, 15:59
Real Madrid on US TV: How to watch and live stream La Liga matches
Real Madrid is the most successful outfit in Spain, having won a record 34 Liga titles, and the club is looking to add another championship this season. Live Stream: Fanatiz English (stream now) Zinedine Zidane's team saw Cristiano Ronaldo leave for Juventus in 2018 but have still found ways to win without the Portuguese superstar, lifting the Spanish title in 2019-20 ahead of fierce rivals Barcelona.
sportsmole.co.uk
17 April 2021, 19:00
Team News: Getafe vs. Real Madrid injury, suspension list
Real Madrid will be looking to boost their La Liga title hopes when they take on Getafe on Sunday evening. Zinedine Zidane's side are currently second in the table, one point behind leaders Atletico Madrid, while Getafe occupy 15th position, and here Sports Mole rounds up the team news for the two sides.
sportsmole.co.uk
16 April 2021, 16:37
How Real Madrid could line up against Getafe
Real Madrid will be aiming to record their 21st La Liga victory of the season when they take on Getafe on Sunday evening. Zinedine Zidane 's side, who are currently second in the table, one point behind leaders Atletico Madrid, will be without a number of important players this weekend through injury and suspension.
sportsmole.co.uk
16 April 2021, 16:35
How Getafe could line up against Real Madrid
Getafe will be looking to end a run of five games without a victory in Spain's top flight when they host the reigning champions Real Madrid on Sunday night. Jose Bordalas 's side, who are currently 15th in the table, four points outside of the relegation zone, will again definitely be without the services of Cucho Hernandez and Erick Cabaco through injury.
sportsmole.co.uk
16 April 2021, 16:11
Preview: Getafe vs. Real Madrid - prediction, team news
Real Madrid will be aiming to make it five La Liga victories in a row when they travel to Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Sunday evening to take on Getafe. Zinedine Zidane 's side are currently second in the table, one point behind leaders Atletico Madrid, while Getafe occupy 15th position, just four points outside of the relegation zone.
sportsmole.co.uk
1 April 2021, 17:48
Preview: Osasuna vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Getafe will travel to Pamplona this weekend for their La Liga clash with Osasuna at El Sadar on Saturday afternoon. Only a point separates these two sides in the table and three points from this encounter will likely ensure top-flight survival for the victors. Match preview © Reuters In what has been a bit of a rollercoaster of a campaign for Osasuna this season, Jagoba Arrasate 's men are looking fairly comfortable in 13th place, with eight points won from their last six league games.
sportsmole.co.uk
11 March 2021, 19:35
Preview: Getafe vs. Atletico Madrid - prediction, team news
The last of Saturday's La Liga ties sees Getafe welcome city neighbours Atletico Madrid to the Coliseum Alfonso Perez, a game that Getafe desperately need to win. Atletico, who have won their last 13 league games against Getafe without conceding a goal, will be expecting to return to winning ways after their 1-1 draw with eternal rivals Real Madrid last time out.
sportsmole.co.uk
4 March 2021, 16:17
Preview: Real Valladolid vs. Getafe - prediction, team news
Saturday's La Liga action begins with Getafe 's visit to the Estadio Jose Zorrilla for their crucial clash with 18th-placed Real Valladolid. Getafe's convincing 3-0 victory over Valencia last weekend went a long way in dispelling rumours that Los Azulones boss Jose Bordalas was destined for the sack.
sportsmole.co.uk
25 February 2021, 18:46
Preview: Getafe vs. Valencia - prediction, team news, lineups
Relegation-threatened Getafe will be hoping to avoid their fifth consecutive La Liga defeat this weekend when they entertain Valencia at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez. Valencia, who have blown hot and cold this season, have had a change in fortunes in recent weeks and will be looking to make it back-to-back victories for the first time this season.
sportsmole.co.uk
17 February 2021, 10:17
Preview: Real Betis vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Real Betis will be looking to continue their push for a possible European finish in La Liga this season when they welcome an out-of-form Getafe to Seville on Friday night. Manuel Pellegrini 's side, who are currently seventh in the table, recorded an impressive win over Villarreal last weekend, while Getafe will enter the match off the back of a home defeat to Real Sociedad.
sportsmole.co.uk
10 February 2021, 08:11
Zinedine Zidane: 'We can still win the La Liga title'
Zinedine Zidane insisted Real Madrid will not give up in the La Liga title race as he hailed a professional performance in Tuesday's 2-0 win over Getafe. Second-half goals from Karim Benzema and Ferland Mendy at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium lifted the champions three points clear of Barcelona into outright second in the table.
sportsmole.co.uk
9 February 2021, 22:23
Result: Real Madrid close gap on Atletico after overcoming Getafe
Karim Benzema and Ferland Mendy struck in the second half as Real Madrid beat Getafe 2-0 to move within five points of LaLiga leaders Atletico Madrid. Benzema broke the deadlock for the champions on the hour at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium before Mendy added the second six minutes later. The result lifted Zinedine Zidane 's side clear of Barcelona in second place but they have already played two games more than city rivals Atletico.
sportsmole.co.uk
7 February 2021, 11:28
How Real Madrid could line up against Getafe
Real Madrid will be aiming to record their 14th La Liga victory of the 2020-21 campaign when they welcome Getafe on Tuesday night. Zinedine Zidane 's side recorded a 2-1 win over Huesca on Saturday to return to second position in the table, seven points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, who now have two games in hand over their rivals.
sportsmole.co.uk
7 February 2021, 11:02
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Real Madrid will be aiming to make it back-to-back La Liga victories when they continue their 2020-21 campaign at home to Getafe on Tuesday night. Zinedine Zidane 's side will enter the match off the back of a 2-1 win at basement side Huesca on Saturday, while Getafe, who have struggled for consistency this season, suffered a 3-0 loss at Sevilla.
sportsmole.co.uk
7 February 2021, 10:22
Real Madrid team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Getafe
Real Madrid will be looking to make it back-to-back victories in Spain's top flight when they continue their campaign at home to Getafe on Tuesday night. Zinedine Zidane 's side returned to winning ways on Saturday courtesy of a 2-1 success away to Huesca, with Raphael Varane scoring twice for the reigning champions.
sportsmole.co.uk
4 February 2021, 12:01
Preview: Sevilla vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Sevilla will be looking to make it seven straight wins in all competitions when they continue their La Liga campaign at home to Getafe on Saturday night. Julen Lopetegui 's side booked their spot in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey with a 1-0 victory over Almeria on Tuesday, while Getafe will enter the clash off the back of a goalless draw with Alaves in the league.
sportsmole.co.uk
29 January 2021, 17:48
Preview: Getafe vs. Alaves - prediction, team news, lineups
Getafe could make it three wins in four successive La Liga outings when they entertain relegation candidates Alaves at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Sunday afternoon. Alaves, who are yet to show any signs of improvement under new boss Abelardo, have succumbed to four league defeats in as many games and will be desperate to come away from the capital with all three points.
sportsmole.co.uk
23 January 2021, 11:08
Preview: Athletic Bilbao vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Athletic Bilbao will be looking to make it four straight victories in all competitions when they welcome Getafe to San Mames in La Liga on Monday night. The Basque outfit, who are currently 13th in Spain's top flight, won the Spanish Super Cup last weekend before beating Ibiza in the Copa del Rey on Thursday, but they will be coming up against a Getafe side that have recorded victories in their last two league games against Elche and Huesca.
sportsmole.co.uk
18 January 2021, 10:37
Preview: Getafe vs. Huesca - prediction, team news, lineups
Getafe will be aiming to record back-to-back victories in La Liga for the first time this season when they welcome basement team Huesca to the Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Wednesday evening. The hosts overcame Elche 3-1 last time out, whereas Huesca suffered their third defeat on the bounce with a 2-0 home loss to Real Betis.
sportsmole.co.uk
8 January 2021, 16:22
Preview: Elche vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Two of La Liga 's most out-of-form sides will face off at the Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero on Sunday, as Elche host Getafe in this relegation six-pointer. Elche, who have struggled on their return to La Liga, could potentially leapfrog Getafe in the table if they find a way to end their dire run of 10 league games without a win.
sportsmole.co.uk
18 December 2020, 18:11
Preview: Cadiz vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Cadiz will be looking to return to winning ways in La Liga when they welcome an out-of-form Getafe side to Estadio Ramon de Carranza on Sunday evening. The hosts currently sit eighth in the table, having made an excellent start to the season, but the promoted side suffered a 4-0 defeat at Celta Vigo last weekend.
sportsmole.co.uk
10 December 2020, 19:35
Preview: Getafe vs. Sevilla - prediction, team news, lineups
Sevilla will be looking to return to winning ways in Spain's top flight when they continue their domestic campaign away to Getafe on Saturday afternoon. Julen Lopetegui 's side lost at home to Real Madrid last weekend to drop to sixth position in the table, while Getafe currently occupy 15th, having struggled for consistency this term.
sportsmole.co.uk
20 November 2020, 11:14
Preview: Eibar vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Both Eibar and Getafe will be looking to return to winning ways in Spain's top flight when they lock horns at Estadio Municipal de Ipurua on Sunday afternoon. Eibar are currently 16th in the table, having picked up nine points from their nine La Liga matches this term, while Getafe sit two points above their opponents this weekend in 10th.
sportsmole.co.uk
6 November 2020, 17:29
Preview: Getafe vs. Villarreal - prediction, team news, lineups
Villarreal will be looking to make it four straight wins in all competitions when they continue their 2020-21 La Liga campaign away to Getafe on Sunday afternoon. The Yellow Submarine are currently third in the table with 15 points to show from their eight matches, while Getafe occupy eighth position, having picked up 11 points from their opening seven games of the season.
sportsmole.co.uk
1 November 2020, 07:15
Sunday's La Liga predictions including Valencia vs. Getafe
Real Betis vs. Elche (Sunday, 1.00pm) © Reuters Real Betis are hoping to bounce back from a disappointing set of results in La Liga over recent weeks as they host Elche on Sunday, having lost 2-0 to Atletico Madrid last weekend. Elche, meanwhile, managed a 2-1 win over Valencia in their previous league fixture - putting them two places above Betis in the table, despite playing two fewer games.
sportsmole.co.uk
30 October 2020, 12:19
Preview: Valencia vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Valencia will be looking to recover from three straight defeats in La Liga when they continue their 2020-21 campaign at home to Getafe on Sunday night. Los Che have only picked up seven points from their first seven matches of the season to sit down in 14th position in the table, while Getafe are ninth with 10 points to show from their first six fixtures of 2020-21.
sportsmole.co.uk
23 October 2020, 15:42
Preview: Getafe vs. Granada - prediction, team news, lineups
One of the most intriguing fixtures in the latest round of La Liga action will take place in the Spanish capital on Sunday evening with Getafe welcoming Granada to Coliseum Alfonso Perez. Getafe are currently fourth in the table with 10 points to show from their five matches, while Granada have an identical record in sixth, and both sides are in with a chance of topping the table this weekend.
sportsmole.co.uk
18 October 2020, 13:02
Ronald Koeman hits out at Getafe disrespect after Barcelona defeat
Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman has accused Getafe defender Allan Nyom of being disrespectful towards him during Saturday evening's La Liga fixture. A second-half penalty from Jaime Mata was enough for Getafe to register a 1-0 win, taking his club above the Catalan giants in the standings. Koeman has since claimed that Nyom shown him "a lack of respect" on multiple occasions during the match, an issue which he addressed with Jose Bordalas at the full-time whistle.
sportsmole.co.uk
17 October 2020, 21:21
Result: Jaime Mata scores winner as Getafe overcome Barcelona
Barcelona missed the chance to go top of LaLiga after slipping to a surprise 1-0 defeat at Getafe. Jaime Mata scored the only goal from the penalty spot early in the second half and that was enough to lift Getafe up to second, level on points with leaders Real Madrid, who were beaten at home by Cadiz earlier on Saturday.
sportsmole.co.uk
15 October 2020, 17:21
How Barcelona could line up against Getafe
Barcelona will be looking to move onto 10 points in Spain's top flight when they resume their 2020-21 campaign away to Getafe on Saturday night. Ronald Koeman 's side are currently fifth in La Liga, having picked up seven points from their opening three matches against Villarreal, Celta Vigo and Sevilla.
sportsmole.co.uk
15 October 2020, 16:46
Preview: Getafe vs. Barcelona - prediction, team news, lineups
Barcelona will be looking to return to winning ways in La Liga when they travel to Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Saturday night to take on Getafe. Ronald Koeman 's side are currently fifth in the table with seven points to show from their three matches, while Getafe sit seventh with seven points from their four fixtures this term.
sportsmole.co.uk
14 October 2020, 09:52
Barcelona team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Getafe
Barcelona will be looking to return to winning ways in Spain's top flight when they continue their 2020-21 campaign away to Getafe on Saturday night. The Catalan giants - currently fifth in the table - started their La Liga season with successive wins over Villarreal and Celta Vigo, scoring seven times and conceding zero.
sportsmole.co.uk
24 September 2020, 11:15
Preview: Alaves vs. Getafe - prediction, team news, lineups
Getafe will be looking to make it back-to-back wins at the start of their 2020-21 La Liga campaign when they travel to Alaves on Saturday afternoon. The capital club opened their season with a 1-0 win over Osasuna last weekend, while Alaves have lost their first two league matches against Real Betis and Granada.
goal.com
6 August 2020, 04:57
'Lukaku cost the same as all of Getafe!' - Bordalas rues missed chances in Inter defeat
The Spanish coach was proud of his team's performance and noted the financial differences between the two clubs
goal.com
5 August 2020, 21:58
Solskjaer confirms permanent Inter move for Man Utd flop Sanchez
The Red Devils boss has wished the Chilean attacker all the best after sealing a transfer away from Old Trafford
goal.com
5 August 2020, 21:41
Lukaku joins Eto'o, Ronaldo and Milito in exclusive Inter club with Europa League goal
The Belgian star netted his 30th of the campaign while also equaling a mark held by a Premier League legend