Girona Keeps Dreaming After Beating Zaragoza

Girona Keeps Dreaming After Beating Zaragoza

Friday’s victory against Zaragoza in Montilivi by 3-0 maintains the options of reaching the play-off, now three points away. And there were three goals, with a penalty converted by Cristhian Stuani , a goal by Nahuel Bustos and another by Mamadou Sylla , testimony to the merits that Francisco’s players made to win.

Everything went well for the Girona team in one of the best games of the season. They dominated the scoreboard and were superior on the pitch, suffocating Zaragoza when they did not have the ball.

It was basically the reflection of the continuity of the improvement, with a single change in the eleven: Juanpe returned in the axis of defense to replace Luna .

VAR penalty
The local merits were immediately noticed with a penalty signaled by the VAR after three minutes. Who knows if as a result of the complaints that the rojiblanco club presented after the game in Vallecas, because the visiting hands were not so clear. Stuani did not miss from 11 meters to put Girona ahead on the scoreboard (min. 6).

The Uruguayan was again close to seeing the goal with a shot that the Aragonese defense diverted to a corner. For its part, Zaragoza tried it through Peybernes and Zapater but their chances were out. And that Zaragoza saw how a goal was annulled before the break. (min. 42)

In the second part, those of Francisco followed theirs. Sylla missed an opportunity with a bitten shot saved by Álvarez (min. 48). In a defensive error, Zapater was left with honey on his lips colliding with the net (min. 58). Girona was in charge of ditching it. Bustos gave the tranquility after imposing his head. While Sylla also wanted to say hers by marking the third (min. 83).

Another important fact, the goal was left to zero after the VAR canceled a goal by Jair in added time. Aday, Santi Bueno, Gumbau received the fifth yellow and will miss the match against Oviedo due to suspension.

The point added in Fuenlabrada was of little use to Sabadell, especially after getting ahead on the scoreboard (0-1 came to rest) and then checking how the Madrid team traced the match, although in the end they were able to tie.

In fact, fortune joined forces with the Vallesano team that went ahead at 17 minutes thanks to a goal from Ozkoidi , while the locals dominated. However, Fuenlabrada came out strong in the second half and got

the first draw three minutes after the restart thanks to Garcés . The Madrilenians continued their offensive against Mackay’s goal and in the 66th minute they went ahead thanks to Nteka . The goal of the final tie at two came in the 70th minute in the most fortunate way for Sabadell since Cristóbal scored on his own goal.

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