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Noun1.Rubiales - an order of dicotyledonous plants of the subclass Asteridae; have opposite leaves and an inferior compound ovary
plant order - the order of plants
Asteridae, subclass Asteridae - a group of mostly sympetalous herbs and some trees and shrubs mostly with 2 fused carpels; contains 43 families including Campanulales; Solanaceae; Scrophulariaceae; Labiatae; Verbenaceae; Rubiaceae; Compositae; sometimes classified as a superorder
family Rubiaceae, madder family, Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
Caprifoliaceae, family Caprifoliaceae, honeysuckle family - shrubs and small trees and woody vines
Dipsacaceae, family Dipsacaceae - chiefly southern European herbs with flowers usually in dense cymose heads
family Valerianaceae, valerian family, Valerianaceae - genus of mostly herbs having a characteristic fetid odor
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The opening round of games also included two matches on Monday, August 19 when Mallorca were down to host Eibar, and Real Betis expected to play at home to Real Valladolid.But RFEF president Luis Rubiales has claimed fixtures can only be played this season on Fridays and Mondays with the approval of the RFEF.
The head of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) Luis Rubiales announced the permanent change on Tuesday.
The Spanish FA president Luis Rubiales said: "It was a decision Luis took himself, which we are grateful for.
Luis Rubiales will announce that the Asturian will be stepping down
After hugging and kissing his children who came on the pitch with the other players' families, Messi received the league trophy from Spanish football federation president Luis Rubiales and pumped it in the air.
Messi was handed the trophy by Luis Rubiales, the president of the Spanish FA and that was the cue for the fireworks and celebrations to begin.
Luis Rubiales handed over the trophy to Lionel Messi who, fittingly, scored the game's decisive goal.
The Royal Spanish Football Federation president Louis Rubiales has a fixed gross annual salary of [euro]160,000 and, unlike, Mr Delaney, is not paid any additional wages from UEFA or FIFA.
Aganzo, who became head of the union this year when Luis Rubiales left the role to become president of the Spanish Football Federation, did not rule out organising a players' strike if their concerns are not heard.
NEWCASTLE United offered the Spain national team the chance to have Rafael Benitez as their coach during the World Cup, Spanish federation president Luis Rubiales has confirmed.
And SFA president Luis Rubiales confirmed yesterday that he received a letter from Newcastle, offering to release Benitez.