Granada 1 – Betis 2: The Green-and-Whites travel to the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes and get victory

Granada vs. Real Betis

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Real Betis snatched all three points from Granada in a 2-1 victory on Monday, at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes. With each team arriving on the back of a league defeat, they were both keen to pick up points. Granada were looking to get back their winning ways after losing their last game 4-0 to Rayo Vallecano. Betis, on the other hand, lost 1-0 in the last match they played against R Madrid. As things stand, Granada and Betis are 17th, (2 points) and 9th, (5 points), spots respectively, after 4 matches.

Betis found the net first, with a goal from Rodri just before half-time. The score at half time was 0-1.

Nasrids took the lead in the second half, thanks to Luis Suarez finding the net, at 66 minutes. The Green-and-Whites in turn, then responded just before the final whistle increasing their lead with an effort from Sergio Canales so at full time it was 2-1 to Betis.

For Granada, Luis Abram, Carlos Bacca, Ruben Rochina, Yan Eteki and Jorge Molina, came on for German Sanchez, Alberto Soro, Darwin Machis, Monchu and Luis Suarez. Betis replaced German Pezzella, Willian Jose, Victor Camarasa, Sergio Canales and Joaquin with Marc Bartra, Borja Iglesias, Nabil Fekir, William Carvalho and Rodri.

There were bookings for Maxime Gonalons from Granada. For Betis, Borja Iglesias and Nabil Fekir saw yellow.

Granada will next travel to Barcelona, while Betis will face Espanyol at home.

Technical card:
Granada: Luis Maximiano, Santiago Arias, Domingos Duarte, German Sanchez (Luis Abram, min.59), Carlos Neva, Monchu (Yan Eteki, min.84), Maxime Gonalons, Angel Montoro, Alberto Soro (Carlos Bacca, min.59), Luis Suarez (Jorge Molina, min.84) and Darwin Machis (Ruben Rochina, min.64)
Real Betis: Rui Silva, Hector Bellerin, Victor Ruiz, Marc Bartra (German Pezzella, min.14), Alex Moreno, Rodri (Joaquin, min.73), Nabil Fekir (Victor Camarasa, min.64), Guido Rodriguez, William Carvalho (Sergio Canales, min.64), Cristian Tello and Borja Iglesias (Willian Jose, min.46)
Stadium: the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes
Goals: Rodri (0-1, min. 45), Luis Suarez (1-1, min. 66) and Sergio Canales (1-2, min. 89)


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