President backs Koeman over key pair

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Valencia president Juan Soler has publicly backed Ronald Koeman´s decision to axe veteran duo David Albelda and Santiago Canizares.

The pair have been left out of Koeman´s squad for the upcoming matches against Real Union Club in the Copa del Rey and the final Primera Liga game of the year at Real Zaragoza with the Dutchman indicating that their Mestalla futures are now uncertain.

"The technical staff, the coach and sporting director have told the president it is a necessary decision to leave Canizares and Albelda out of the team," vice-president Enrique Lucas told

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