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Primera Division, 17-round, regular season, 23.12.17 10:15

FT
15'
 
 
24'
Carlos Bacca  (P. Fornals)    
 
27'
 
39'
45'
 
 
54'
58'
 
    Simone Zaza
60'
 
 
62'
81'
 
  Neto
82'
 
 
83'
90'
 
Statistics
Shots
17
 
 
 
7
Shots on target
3
 
 
 
3
Possession %
55
 
 
 
45
Corner
14
 
 
 
1
Fouls
11
 
 
 
21
Offsides
5
 
 
 
2
Yellow cards
6
 
 
 
4
Red cards
1
 
 
 
1
Goal Kicks
3
 
 
 
13
Crosses
41
 
 
 
3
H: 83% (896)
D: 13% (136)
A: 4% (48)
Match preview
Stadium: Estadio de Mestalla  Valencia, Spain ​   +10°C
Viewers:39,181

Match Events

90+6
That's it! The referee blows the final whistle
 
90+6
 
The home team have had 55% of possession compared to the away team's 45%
 
90+5
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
90+5
 
How did he miss that? Neto has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
 
90+5
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia from Valencia heads the ball to a team mate.
 
90+5
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the left.
 
90+4
 
Alvaro Gonzalez clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
90+4
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
90+4
 
Roberto Soriano from Villarreal is ruled offside
 
90+3
 
The referee signals a free kick as Geoffrey Kondogbia from Valencia trips Denis Cheryshev
 
90+3
 
Pablo Fornals sends a direct free kick on target, but the keeper saves it
 
90+2
After a tactical foul, Martin Montoya is lucky to receive only a yellow card
 
90+2
 
The referee signals a free kick as Martin Montoya from Valencia trips Pablo Fornals
 
90+1
 
The fourth official shows there are 5 minute(s) of time to be added
 
90+1
 
Ezequiel Garay from Valencia is ruled offside
 
90+1
 
Daniel Parejo crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
90+1
 
The referee signals a free kick as Pablo Fornals from Villarreal trips Andreas Pereira
 
90
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
90
 
The home team have had 55% of possession compared to the away team's 45%
 
90
 
Denis Cheryshev sends a shot inches wide. Close!
 
88
 
Gabriel Paulista from Valencia goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Victor Ruiz
 
88
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the left.
 
88
 
Alvaro Gonzalez clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
88
 
Rodrigo from Valencia heads the ball to a team mate.
 
88
 
Goncalo Guedes from Valencia swings a cross into the box...
 
88
 
A shot by Rodrigo is blocked
 
87
 
The referee signals a free kick as Daniel Raba from Villarreal trips Ezequiel Garay
 
87
 
Great skill from Daniel Raba as he dribbles past his opponents
 
86
 
Daniel Parejo goes for goal on the direct free kick, but the shot sails wide
 
86
 
The referee signals a free kick as Victor Ruiz from Villarreal trips Rodrigo
 
85
 
The referee signals a free kick as Daniel Raba from Villarreal trips Goncalo Guedes
 
85
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia from Valencia crosses the ball but it is nowhere near the intended target.
 
85
 
The home team have had 55% of possession compared to the away team's 45%
 
84
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
84
 
A chance presents itself to Rodrigo from Valencia but his header goes wide
 
84
 
Daniel Parejo crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
83
SENT OFF! - Manuel Trigueros from Villarreal is given a second yellow card after several commited fouls.
 
83
 
The referee signals a free kick as Manuel Trigueros from Villarreal trips Goncalo Guedes
 
82
The referee shows Neto the yellow card for unsportsmanlike conduct.
 
82
 
Oh no. From a promising position Denis Cheryshev from Villarreal miskicks completely. Opportunity wasted.
 
82
 
Pablo Fornals from Villarreal swings a cross into the box...
 
81
The referee runs back to show Gabriel Paulista from Valencia a yellow card for the previous foul.
 
81
 
What a game. It's an intense and good playing game from both sides.
 
81
 
Martin Montoya from Valencia goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Daniel Raba
 
81
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
80
 
The home team have had 56% of possession compared to the away team's 44%
 
80
Cedric Bakambu is leaving the field to be replaced by Denis Cheryshev in a tactical substitution.
 
80
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia crosses the ball but it is nowhere near the intended target.
 
78
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
78
 
A chance presents itself to Daniel Parejo from Valencia but his header goes wide
 
78
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Andreas Pereira from Valencia ...
 
78
 
The referee signals a free kick as Mario Gaspar from Villarreal trips Goncalo Guedes
 
78
 
A shot by Daniel Raba is blocked
 
77
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
77
 
A chance presents itself to Santi Mina from Valencia but his header goes wide
 
77
 
Martin Montoya delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
77
 
Goncalo Guedes delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
76
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
76
 
Goncalo Guedes goes for goal, but his effort was never close to hitting the target.
 
75
 
The home team have had 55% of possession compared to the away team's 45%
 
75
 
The referee signals a free kick as Cedric Bakambu from Villarreal trips Daniel Parejo
 
75
 
The match resumes with a drop ball
 
74
 
Victor Ruiz is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
74
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
73
 
Goal kick for Valencia
 
73
 
How did he miss that? Roberto Soriano has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
 
73
 
Roberto Soriano from Villarreal takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
 
73
 
Villarreal start a counter attack
 
73
 
Rodrigo has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
 
72
 
Could be a good chance here as Andreas Pereira from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
72
 
Victor Ruiz from Villarreal commits a foul by elbowing Gabriel Paulista
 
72
 
Daniel Raba delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
72
 
Daniel Raba from Villarreal takes a short corner kick from the right.
 
71
 
Roberto Soriano from Villarreal sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
71
 
Great skill from Roberto Soriano as he dribbles past his opponents
 
71
 
Martin Montoya relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
71
 
Pablo Fornals of Villarreal passes the ball to a team mate.
 
71
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia controls the ball with his hand
 
70
 
Alvaro Gonzalez relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
70
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Andreas Pereira from Valencia ...
 
70
 
The home team have had 55% of possession compared to the away team's 45%
 
69
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
69
Toni Lato is leaving the field to be replaced by Santi Mina in a tactical substitution.
 
68
Samuel Castillejo is leaving the field to be replaced by Roberto Soriano in a tactical substitution.
 
67
 
Daniel Raba from Villarreal is ruled offside
 
67
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
66
 
Ezequiel Garay sends a header inches wide. Close!
 
66
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
66
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
66
 
The referee signals a free kick as Cedric Bakambu from Villarreal trips Geoffrey Kondogbia
 
65
 
Safe hands from Sergio Asenjo as he comes out and claims the ball
 
65
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the left.
 
65
 
The home team have had 58% of possession compared to the away team's 42%
 
64
 
Toni Lato from Valencia tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
64
 
The referee signals a free kick as Samuel Castillejo from Villarreal trips Daniel Parejo
 
63
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
62
 
A chance presents itself to Geoffrey Kondogbia from Valencia but his header goes wide
 
62
 
Daniel Parejo crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
62
Yellow card for Antonio Rukavina
 
62
 
The referee signals a free kick as Antonio Rukavina from Villarreal trips Andreas Pereira
 
60
 
The home team have had 57% of possession compared to the away team's 43%
 
60
 
Cedric Bakambu is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
60
RED CARD! - Simone Zaza receives his second yellow card and is sent off!
 
60
 
Reckless challenge there. Simone Zaza commits a rough foul on Cedric Bakambu
 
59
 
A shot by Geoffrey Kondogbia is blocked
 
59
 
Golden opportunity! Gabriel Paulista wastes a huge chance as he only manages to hit the crossbar with a header!
 
59
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
59
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
59
 
Could be a good chance here as Daniel Parejo from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
59
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
58
The referee is not having the complaints from Simone Zaza who is given a yellow card for dissent
 
58
 
Simone Zaza has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
 
58
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
58
 
Valencia start a counter attack
 
58
 
Rodrigo Hernandez almost costs his team a goal after a defensive blunder.
 
57
 
The ref blows his whistle. Daniel Parejo charged Samuel Castillejo from behind and it's a free-kick
 
57
 
Villarreal take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
56
 
Victor Ruiz relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
56
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings a cross into the box...
 
56
 
Toni Lato from Valencia takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
56
 
Alvaro Gonzalez clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
56
 
Andreas Pereira delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
55
 
The home team have had 59% of possession compared to the away team's 41%
 
55
Carlos Bacca is leaving the field to be replaced by Daniel Raba in a tactical substitution.
 
54
After a tactical foul, Manuel Trigueros is lucky to receive only a yellow card
 
54
 
Manuel Trigueros from Villarreal goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Martin Montoya
 
54
 
Goal kick for Valencia
 
54
 
Samuel Castillejo fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
51
 
Toni Lato puts in a cross...
 
50
 
Cedric Bakambu is penalised for pushing Daniel Parejo
 
50
 
The home team have had 59% of possession compared to the away team's 41%
 
49
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
49
 
Safe hands from Sergio Asenjo as he comes out and claims the ball
 
49
 
Toni Lato puts in a cross...
 
48
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
48
 
The opponent player makes a goal-bound pass, but Sergio Asenjo from Villarreal is alert and comes out to make an excellent save.
 
48
 
Should have been a goal! Simone Zaza gets a great chance to score, but his effort is turned behind by Sergio Asenjo!
 
47
 
CHANCE! Simone Zaza finds himself in a 1 on 1 situation with the keeper...
 
47
 
Rodrigo from Valencia chips the ball into the penalty box.
 
47
 
Today's attendance is 39181
 
46
 
The referee signals a free kick as Carlos Bacca from Villarreal trips Ezequiel Garay
 
46
 
Villarreal take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
46
The second half is underway
 
45+2
It's over! The referee blows for half time
 
45+2
 
The home team have had 58% of possession compared to the away team's 42%
 
45+2
 
Alvaro Gonzalez relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
45+2
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia swings a cross into the box...
 
45+2
 
Toni Lato from Valencia tries to head the ball to a team mate, but his team mate fails to benefit from it.
 
45+2
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
45+1
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia from Valencia sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
45+1
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings a cross into the box...
 
45+1
 
The fourth official shows there are 1 minute(s) of time to be added
 
45+1
 
The home team have had 59% of possession compared to the away team's 41%
 
45
Yellow card for Daniel Parejo
 
45
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia commits a foul by elbowing Samuel Castillejo
 
44
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
44
 
Daniel Parejo fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
44
 
Victor Ruiz relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
44
 
Goncalo Guedes puts in a cross...
 
44
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
44
 
Daniel Parejo sees his shot deflected off target
 
43
 
Toni Lato from Valencia is ruled offside
 
42
 
Rodrigo from Valencia is ruled offside
 
42
 
Toni Lato from Valencia directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
42
 
Martin Montoya tests Sergio Asenjo with a long range shot, which is parried back into play!
 
42
 
Alvaro Gonzalez relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
42
 
Toni Lato puts in a cross...
 
41
 
Safe hands from Sergio Asenjo as he comes out and claims the ball
 
41
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the left.
 
41
 
Toni Lato from Valencia sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
41
 
Could be a good chance here as Goncalo Guedes from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
40
 
Villarreal take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
40
 
The home team have had 60% of possession compared to the away team's 40%
 
40
 
Ezequiel Garay from Valencia is ruled offside
 
40
 
Daniel Parejo crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
39
Alvaro Gonzalez is shown a yellow card by the referee
 
39
 
The ref blows his whistle. Alvaro Gonzalez charged Rodrigo from behind and it's a free-kick
 
38
 
Samuel Castillejo comes back onto the field.
 
38
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
38
 
It doesn't look good here as Samuel Castillejo is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
 
38
 
Samuel Castillejo is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
38
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
37
 
Antonio Rukavina relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
37
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Daniel Parejo from Valencia ...
 
37
 
Victor Ruiz relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
37
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
37
 
What a game. It's an intense and good playing game from both sides.
 
37
 
Antonio Rukavina clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
37
 
Could be a good chance here as Daniel Parejo from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
35
 
The home team have had 60% of possession compared to the away team's 40%
 
33
 
The referee signals a free kick as Cedric Bakambu from Villarreal trips Ezequiel Garay
 
32
 
Toni Lato from Valencia directs a ball squarely in the box, but the keeper comes out and claims it.
 
32
 
Could be a good chance here as Goncalo Guedes from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
31
 
Villarreal take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
30
 
The referee signals a free kick as Daniel Parejo from Valencia trips Manuel Trigueros
 
30
 
The home team have had 58% of possession compared to the away team's 42%
 
30
 
Alvaro Gonzalez relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
29
 
Andreas Pereira puts in a cross...
 
29
 
Victor Ruiz relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
29
 
Toni Lato delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
29
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
29
 
Daniel Parejo takes the free-kick but it is blocked by the wall
 
28
 
The referee signals a free kick as Rodrigo Hernandez from Villarreal trips Goncalo Guedes
 
28
 
Alvaro Gonzalez relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
28
 
Rodrigo from Valencia directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
28
 
Could be a good chance here as Goncalo Guedes from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
27
Pablo Fornals from Villarreal is booked after several commited fouls.
 
27
 
The referee signals a free kick as Pablo Fornals from Villarreal trips Martin Montoya
 
26
 
Simone Zaza from Valencia is ruled offside
 
25
 
The home team have had 57% of possession compared to the away team's 43%
 
24
 
Pablo Fornals provided the assist for the goal.
 
24
G O O O A A A L - Carlos Bacca with the goal!
 
24
 
CHANCE! Carlos Bacca finds himself in a 1 on 1 situation with the keeper...
 
24
 
Could be a good chance here as Pablo Fornals from Villarreal cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
23
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
23
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
23
 
Andreas Pereira from Valencia takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
 
22
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
21
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
21
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
21
 
Victor Ruiz relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
21
 
Rodrigo delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
20
 
Toni Lato from Valencia sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
20
 
The home team have had 56% of possession compared to the away team's 44%
 
19
 
Cedric Bakambu is penalised for pushing Toni Lato
 
19
 
Could be a good chance here as Samuel Castillejo from Villarreal cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
19
 
Martin Montoya from Valencia crosses the ball, but his team mate arrives a little late and can't benefit from it.
 
19
 
Goncalo Guedes puts in a cross...
 
18
 
Simone Zaza from Valencia goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Rodrigo Hernandez
 
17
 
Martin Montoya relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
16
 
Samuel Castillejo crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
15
Yellow card for Geoffrey Kondogbia
 
15
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia from Valencia commits a foul by elbowing Samuel Castillejo
 
15
 
The home team have had 51% of possession compared to the away team's 49%
 
15
 
Martin Montoya from Valencia directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
13
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
12
 
Goal kick for Valencia
 
12
 
Samuel Castillejo fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
11
 
The referee signals a free kick as Mario Gaspar from Villarreal trips Goncalo Guedes
 
11
 
Gabriel Paulista relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
11
 
Great skill from Cedric Bakambu as he dribbles past his opponents
 
11
 
Geoffrey Kondogbia almost costs his team a goal after a defensive blunder.
 
10
 
The home team have had 45% of possession compared to the away team's 55%
 
10
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
10
 
Ezequiel Garay sends a header inches wide. Close!
 
10
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
10
 
Victor Ruiz clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
10
 
CHANCE! Simone Zaza finds himself in a 1 on 1 situation with the keeper...
 
10
 
Could be a good chance here as Andreas Pereira from Valencia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
9
 
Alvaro Gonzalez relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
9
 
Goncalo Guedes puts in a dangerous cross...
 
8
 
The referee signals a free kick as Rodrigo Hernandez from Villarreal trips Goncalo Guedes
 
8
 
The referee signals a free kick as Manuel Trigueros from Villarreal trips Andreas Pereira
 
8
 
Good effort by Pablo Fornals as he directs a shot on target, but the keeper saves it
 
5
 
The home team have had 70% of possession compared to the away team's 30%
 
5
 
Simone Zaza tries his luck from distance but his effort ends up safely in the hands of Sergio Asenjo
 
5
 
Samuel Castillejo from Villarreal sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
5
 
Great skill from Samuel Castillejo as he dribbles past his opponents
 
3
 
Goal kick for Villarreal
 
2
 
Space opens up for Andreas Pereira but his finish goes wide of the target. Could have done better there.
 
2
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
2
 
Valencia take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
 
2
 
Cedric Bakambu relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
2
 
Daniel Parejo from Valencia swings in the corner from the right.
 
2
 
Victor Ruiz clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
1
 
The pitch is in good condition today allowing for more technical play
 
1
 
A perfect day for football with glorious sunshine.
 
1
 
Valencia kick-off, and the game is underway.
 
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The referee starts the match
 
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Before we get underway, the players and crowd observe a minute's silence.
 
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Welcome to Estadio Mestalla, the match will start in about 5 minutes.
 
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