Spanish Second Division Side Deportivo La Coruña Believes Celta Vigo Broke Agreement
Spanish second division side Deportivo La Coruña is "very close to ending its relationship" with La Liga side Celta Vigo, according to Juan Yordi of MARCA. Deportivo is "upset with Celta's attitude in regards to rosters." Deportivo and Celta have "long had a gentleman's agreement, in the sense that the teams do not obstruct each other's ability to renew contracts with youth players." Deportivo "feels disrespected in this regard because of the case of youth player Alejandro Rey, a player Celta was able to convince to leave Deportivo." Deportivo President Augusto César Lendoiro has "sent two letters to Celta President Carlos Mouriño to explain Deportivo's anger" (MARCA, 11/5).