May 16, 2021

Elche defeats Levante and tightens salvation

A goal from Lucas Boyé gives Elche the victory.

A goal from Lucas Boyé gives Elche the victory.

The Elche he achieved three very valuable points in his fight for permanence after beating Levante by the minimum at the Martínez Valero thanks to a goal from the Argentine forward Lucas Boyé half an hour into the game, taking advantage of an error from the rear of the Levantine team that adds its third consecutive defeat.

Both teams staged a very lively regional duel in which after a first half without great chances, the resumption of the game was thrilling with a clear chance for Levante that Roger did not finish after a pass from Morales and a goal disallowed for offside the illicit attacker Pablo Piatti.

Morente crashed a ball into the post in the 66th minute and in the face of unused opportunities, the ghost of what happened last day against Valladolid planned in the head of the people from Elche, when a goal in the last minutes deprived him of victory.

However, on this occasion Elche knew how to defend its income against a Levante that ended with one less in the last minutes after an injury to Dani Gómez when Paco López had already made all the available changes.


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