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From penalty box to ballot box: Levante's goalkeeper set to miss La Liga match after being called up to work at a polling station

9 days ago   |   By RT

Fans of La Liga side Levante are wondering who will be playing in goal for their side against Athletic Bilbao after the goalkeeper Aitor Fernandez was called up to work at a polling station.
The parliamentary elections in Spain take place on Sunday, and Fernandez, who is on a reserve list of staffers required to attend the polling station at his Basque home town of Mondragon, 50 kilometers from Bilbao. Only once he has arrived will be informed whether he will be required to work at the polling station that day.
All Spanish residents on the electoral register are liable to be called up to...
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Soccer-Levante's election pain as keeper called up to work at polling station

Soccer-Levante's election pain as keeper called up to work at polling station

9 days ago   |   By National Post

MADRID - Spain's parliamentary election on Sunday is being cursed by fans of Levante, who risk losing goalkeeper Aitor Fernandez for their La Liga trip to Athletic Bilbao after he was called up to work at a polling station.
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