The Valencia He was unable to win at Mendizorroza (1-1) in the match that inaugurated the twenty-seventh day in the Santander League and let out a new opportunity to get into positions of Champions after seeing how Edgar Méndez matched the goal of Dani Parejo in the first half, a real goal of direct free.
The team of Celades -that has won a match of the last five in Liga- cstarted being dominating although the first part stood out for the absence of occasions. Denis Cheryshev claimed a penalty in one hand at a time and Parejo fouled with an impeccable right to the same squad. Fernando Pacheco brushed the leather before he kissed the net.
It was half an hour of game and the team of Asier Garitano He had barely left the cave. However, the goal ‘che’ reacted to the Vitorians with his first approach a header from Joselu that stopped Cillessen without trouble. Valencia was better in the first act and finished ahead thanks to the genius of its captain.
But the script changed in the second act with a much more incisive Alavés, especially in the final fifteen minutes. Canary Edgar Méndez took advantage of a rejection in the area to shoot the Valencian goal after his pitch was deflected by Kondogbia. The goal was clearly legal despite the position of Lucas and Ely, who rush the offside in the foul thrown by Laguardia.
In Valencia, lost and unrecognizable to the push of the Basques, it was diluted even more with the device blow of Guedes and Pere Pons which left the Portuguese ‘K.O’. for a few minutes The Alavés took advantage of the weakness of his opponent and wasted up to two clear opportunities to have taken all three points.
The canterano Borja Sáinz did not achieve the first, two minutes from the end, and Joselu forgave an excellent delivery of Lucas Pérez. Valencia overturned in the added time but nothing would change the 1-1. The Vitorians stay in the middle of the table -At the same distance from the descent as from Europe-, while the orange square will remain seventh.