Alaves received on the 29th of The league to the Celta Vigo from Coudet. To the surprise of the fans and after 12 years without winning as a visitor in this scenario, the Argentine team needed only twenty minutes to score three goals Nolito, Iago Aspas and Santi Mina, those responsible for sentencing the game. The discount would arrive at 86 minutes of the meeting, by then Jeison Murillo had already been expelled from the game.
“I don’t even want to go over some statistics sometimes, but it is a field where he has never won the Celtic. That indicates that it is complicated, but it must be one more motivation. The statistics are to break them, “said the Argentine coach in the preview. In the end, their feelings about the break and the advantages they could have for this game were effective.
“Two good weeks of work always come in handy and prepare for what these last ten games are going to be and try to close in the best way possible. We have become aware that the final stretch is coming, there are ten games, I am confident that we can make a good closing, the players too. We will try to prove it in the field. Saying something in particular is unreal, we have to prove it, “said the coach before taking on Alavés.
With this score, Celta de Vigo climbed to eighth position with 37 points, eight points behind Betis that this day will play against Elche. For its part, Alavés sinks to the bottom of the standings with 23 points. At this point in the championship, not only a battle for the title is being fought, but also between the more than seven teams that do not want to leave the category.
Alaves: Fernando Pacheco; Ximo Navarro, Víctor Laguardia, Florian Lejeune, Rubén Duarte; Facundo Pellistri, Tomás Pina, Manu García, Jota Peleteiro / Luis Rioja; Édgar Méndez, Joselu. Celtic: Ivan Villar; Hugo Mallo, Joseph Aidoo, Jeison Murillo, Aarón Martín; Renato Tapia, Denis Suárez, Brais Méndez, Nolito; Iago Aspas, Santi Mina. In the end, a 1-3 gave the visitors victory.