Recent Videos

  • Valencia 2-1 Athletic Bilbao: Aduriz, Vicente scored, Gabilondo free-kick

    Valencia successfully continue the positive trend until the 6th Jornada Primera Division 2010-11. Entertain Athletic Bilbao at the Mestalla Stadium, Saturday (10/02/2010) , "Mestalla Bat" successful conquest of the guests 2-1. Additional three digits to make a solid Valencia atop the standings by collecting 16 points.

    Although only a painful defeat to Manchester United in the Champions League, Valencia did not collapse mentally. "Mestalla Bats" precisely enough to demonstrate attractive game in front own public.

    Valencia only takes eleven minutes to silence the opposition the guest. Shout for joy to welcome the public Mestalla goal Aritz Aduriz after header failed to anticipate goalkeeper Gorka Iraizoz. These goals can not be separated from efforts that succeeded Roberto Soldado ruffled Bilbao defense of the right sector.

    After that, Valencia harder to attack the opponent's defense. In minute 25, Pablo Valencia nearly double the advantage when it Iraizoz not carefully read the direction of the ball.

    By cleverly Juan Mata sent to Pablo vituperation breakthrough. Successfully controlled the ball to the penalty box, Pablo immediately fired hard. Unfortunately, his shot the ball can still be countered Iraizoz.

    Nine minutes later, turn eyes off the threat to the Bilbao goal. Again, Iraizoz show his strength with brushed off the ball.

    Golden opportunity again he was eight minutes before halftime. Aduriz, who managed to escape from the convoy after mastering bait opponent's eyes, trying hard to kick off the left goalpost Iraizoz. The shot is less accurate, the ball just rolled off the field. This opportunity also be the last opportunity created by Valencia in the first round.

    In the second half, Valencia looked more pressure. This forced "Mestalla Bats" more concentrated keep defenses region and only occasionally make the counter-attack.

    Seeing the condition that, coach of Valencia, Unai Emery, willy-nilly change its strategy. One of them replaces the attacker with a midfielder Juan Mata, Vicente.

    Gambling is bearing fruit. In injury time, Vicente scored. However, Bilbao managed to respond through the execution of a free kick by Igor Gabilondo.Gabilondo became the ultimate goal in this match and forced to surrender Bilbao 1-2.

    Team Line-up:

    Valencia: Cesar; David Navarro, Ricardo Costa, Jeremy Mathieu, Brunol; Mehmet Topal, Manuel Fernandes, Juan Mata (Vicente 65), Pablo Sofiane Feghouli 83), Roberto Soldado, Aritz Aduriz

    Athletic Bilbao: Gorka Iraizoz; Mikel San Jose, Aldekoaotalora Ustaritz, Andoni Iraola, Jon Aurtenetxe; Pablo Orbáiz (Susaeta 45), Javi Martínez (Munian 69), Fernando Llorente; Igor Martínez Caseras; Igor Gabilondo, Carlos Gurpegui


Leave a Reply