La Coruña

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La Co·ru·ña

 (lä′ kə-ro͞on′yə, kō-ro͞o′nyä)
A city of northwest Spain on the Atlantic Ocean west of Oviedo. Perhaps predating Roman times, it was the point of departure for the Spanish Armada (1588).

La Coruña

(Spanish la koˈruɲa)
n
(Placename) a port in NW Spain, on the Atlantic: point of departure for the Spanish Armada (1588); site of the defeat of the French by the British under Sir John Moore in the Peninsular War (1809). Pop: 243 902 (2003 est). Galician name: A Coruña English name: Corunna

La Co•ru•ña

(ˌlɑ kəˈrun yə)
n.
a seaport in NW Spain. 241,808. Also called Coruña, Corunna.
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Deportivo La Coruna have sacked their manager, Cristobal Parralo, after the humiliating 5-0 loss to Real Sociedad that left the team in the bottom three.
The midfielder arrived in La Coruna shortly after 3pm on Monday and the deal is contingent on his passing a medical at HM Modelo Hospital, the La Liga club said.
Ronaldo, though, should welcome the visit of Deportivo La Coruna to the Bernabeu tomorrow.
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August 21 (ANI): Gareth Bale struck a goal before assisting another as Real Madrid kicked off their La Liga defence with a comfortable 3-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna at the Estadio Riazor on Monday.
Joselu spent last season on loan at Deportivo La Coruna and netted six goals after a spell at Stoke.
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The Spaniard has been the subject of interest from a number of clubs following an impressive season-long loan at Deportivo La Coruna.
The stunning north-west Spanish scenery unfolded before us as we caught our airport connection to our hotel in the working port town of La Coruna.
As we entered La Coruna, there was a different atmosphere as the working port town stretched before us.
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