Getafe 3-0 Valencia – Getafe cruise past Valencia, scoring 3 without reply at The Coliseum Alfonso Perez

Technical card:
Getafe: David Soria, Damian Suarez, Erick Cabaco (Sofian Chakla, min.64), Djene, Mathias Olivera, Allan Nyom (Carles Alena, min.85), Mauro Arambarri (David Timor, min.85), Nemanja Maksimovic, Marc Cucurella, Enes Ünal (Cucho Hernandez, min.73) and Jaime Mata (Takefusa Kubo, min.85)
Valencia: Jasper Cillessen, Thierry Correia, Mouctar Diakhaby, Gabriel Paulista, Jose Luis Gaya, Daniel Wass, Carlos Soler (Christian Oliva, min.81), Uros Racic (Kevin Gameiro, min.68), Yunus Musah (Hugo Guillamon, min.54), Maxi Gomez (Patrick Cutrone, min.81) and Kang In Lee
Stadium: The Coliseum Alfonso Perez
Goals: Mauro Arambarri (1-0, min. 39), Jaime Mata (2-0, min. 55) and Carles Alena (3-0, min. 87)

Getafe’s 3-0 win over Valencia on Saturday, was hard fought at The Coliseum Alfonso Perez. Getafe were looking forward to meeting again after losing their last game 1-0 to Real Betis. Valencia, on the other hand, had been hopeful of extending their winning run, after a 2-0 victory against Celta Vigo. As the table looks today, both teams are on 27 points and occupy 13th and 14th places respectively after 25 matches.

Getafe started strongly in the first half, with Mauro Arambarri opening the rout in the 39th minute and managed to see out the first half 1-0.

Getafe started the second half on an intensified spirit, with Jaime Mata opening the scoring in the 55th minute. Later, Getafe took the lead with a goal form a goal from Carles Alena in the 87th minute just before the final whistle, which sealed the victory for Getafe.

For Getafe, Sofian Chakla, Cucho Hernandez, Carles Alena, Takefusa Kubo and David Timor came on for Yunus Musah, Uros Racic, Carlos Soler and Maxi Gomez, while Valencia replaced Hugo Guillamon, Kevin Gameiro, Christian Oliva and Patrick Cutrone with Yunus Musah, Uros Racic, Carlos Soler and Maxi Gomez.

The referee booked Enes Ünal, Djene, Erick Cabaco, Marc Cucurella and Allan Nyom from Getafe. Valencia had the worst of it though, with Thierry Correia and Jose Luis Gaya seeing yellow, and Mouctar Diakhaby then sent off with a red.

Getafe will next travel to Real Valladolid, while Valencia will face Villarreal at home.


*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*