Granada were held to 1-1 draw by Valencia down on Saturday at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes. Granada arrived with the intention of increasing their league score after a scoreless draw against Villarreal in their previous match. Valencia were coming from a 1-0 win against Getafe. As the table looks today, Granada are in 9th place on the table and has 2 points while Valencia sit in 2nd with 4 points after 2 matches.
The first half of the game started favourably for Granada, thanks to Luis Suarez finding the net in the 16th minute, which saw the first half end 1-0.
The Bats took the initiative in the second half, with a goal from Carlos Soler just before the final whistle, leaving the final score at 1-1.
For Granada, Luis Milla, Antonio Puertas, Jorge Molina and Darwin Machis, came on for Monchu, Luis Abram, Carlos Bacca and Luis Suarez. Valencia brought on Manu Vallejo, Jason and Mouctar Diakhaby, to replace Goncalo Guedes, Carlos Soler and Denis Cheryshev.
There were bookings for Monchu, Domingos Duarte and German Sanchez from Granada. For Valencia, Omar Alderete and Thierry Correia saw yellow.
Granada will next play Rayo Vallecano away, with Valencia facing Alaves at home.
|Granada:||Giorgi Mamardashvili, Thierry Correia, Gabriel Paulista, Omar Alderete, Jose Luis Gaya, Carlos Soler, Uros Racic, Daniel Wass, Denis Cheryshev, Maxi Gomez and Goncalo Guedes|
|Valencia:||Aaron Escandell, Dimitri Foulquier, Luis Abram, German Sanchez, Domingos Duarte, Carlos Neva, Angel Montoro, Maxime Gonalons, Monchu, Luis Suarez and Carlos Bacca|
|Stadium:||the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes|
|Goals:||Luis Suarez (1-0, min. 16) and Carlos Soler (1-1, min. 88)|