Valencia CFTOThe reaction to the Atlantic arrived with the strategy
Celades had identified as “activation problems” those parties in which Valencia (Mallorca, Getafe) in which he did not appear to have competed at the same level as the rival. It did not start with a good tone against the Atlantic, but nevertheless reaction lstanding still. It was in two strategy moves as a logrscore two goalsto a team that stands out for its defensive power, although this course is makingmore damage than expectedin this type of actions. The rojiblanco team had just fit15 goals in 23 gamesuntil the visit to Mestalla and this Friday I received two. The1-1 arrived in a corner kicklaunched byEqualin the 40th minute. It was aworked actionin Paterna. Even put the ball very closed and past, without apparent danger, butMaxi GmezI had already anticipated the movement to control it and put astrong chut centerTo the small area. Ah found thehead of Gabriel PaulistaThat shot hard on goal. Its aboutPaulista’s first goal in LaLiga, since he had not scored now since he arrived in Valencia in 2017 and had not done so before in his previous stage in the two seasons he was at Villarreal. The Brazilian central, after celebrating the goal with the teammates, went to hug the bench coach AlbertCelades.
In the second part,with 1-2 down, in minute 59Equaltake a distant foul from the left profile.KondogbiaI won the positionLlorenteand managed to finish off near the left post, a little in semifallo, but with the right placement forsurprise Oblakagainst. It was the second goal this season of the French midfielder who had already scored in the Champions League, also in Mestalla in thewin against Lille (4-1).
The Celades team hadtwo other great opportunitiesto mark in play, but malogr both. It wasFerran the most unbalancedby the right wing and the one who put two assists so thatGameiroYMaxi, within the area, they will finish without opposition, but both opted forkick at the first touch, with more force than placement, and their shots went off course. Also tried fortuneGay twice at the end of the match. First, from a distance in the 88th minute in a second play at the exit of a crner, but his shot has been deflected by Oblak, covered by a cloud of soccer players. Later, Parejo put a last ball to which he managed to connect with a chut center that goes awaybrushing the second stick.