Galdeano says Euskaltel are at a "critical moment"

Three months into a season in which his team has yet to win a race and one of their new signings has tested positive for EPO, Euskaltel-Euskadi team manager Igor González de Galdeano has said, “This is the most critical moment for me since I joined Euskaltel.” He went on to criticize his riders for their lack of results this season, revealing that he was particularly disappointed with the team’s performance at the Tour of the Basque Country.

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Peter Cossins has written about professional cycling since 1993 and is a contributing editor to Procycling. He is the author of The Monuments: The Grit and the Glory of Cycling's Greatest One-Day Races (Bloomsbury, March 2014) and has translated Christophe Bassons' autobiography, A Clean Break (Bloomsbury, July 2014).