Celta de Vigo and Villarreal draw 1-1 on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS

VIGO. Villarreal and Celta de Vigo draw 1-1. G. Moreno scored the first goal (15') for Villarreal. J. Strand equalized (68').

Celta de Vigo and Villarreal draw 1-1 on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS

VIGO. Villarreal and Celta de Vigo draw 1-1. G. Moreno scored the first goal (15′) for Villarreal. J. Strand made it even (68′).

The match was played at the Estadio de Balaídos stadium in Vigo on Friday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Javier Alberola Rojas with the help of Teodoro Sobrino Magán and Iván Hernández Ramos. The 4th official was Carlos Fernández Buergo. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 14.2 degrees Celsius or 57.51 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 71%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 51 Ball Possession 49
Shots
  • 20 Total 4
  • 7 On Target 2
  • 13 Off Target 2
  • 5 Shots blocked 1
  • 98 Attack 102
  • 69 Dangerous attack 39
  • 109 Ball safe​ 93
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 13 Corners 3
  • 1 Off Sides 3
Fouls
  • 11 Total 8
  • 0 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. Celta de Vigo was in possession of the ball for 51% of the time vs. Villarreal that controlled the ball for 49% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Celta de Vigo was more pushing with 69 dangerous attacks and 20 shots of which 7 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Celta de Vigo to win the match​.

Celta de Vigo shot 20 times, 7 on target, 13 off target. Regarding the opposition, Villarreal shot 4 times, 2 on target, 2 off target.

Cards

Celta de Vigo didn’t receive any yellow card. On the other side, Villarreal received 2 yellow cards (Manu Trigueros and José Luis Morales).

Match Timeline

15'
Gerard Moreno(goal)
26'
Manu Trigueros- Yellow
46'
Yeremi Santos- sub ->Samuel Chukwueze
Luca De La Torre- sub ->Franco Cervi
46'
Carles Pérez- sub ->Óscar Mingueza
54'
64'
Étienne Capoue- sub ->Francis Coquelin
Jörgen Strand Larsen- sub ->Óscar Rodríguez
64'
65'
Kiko Femenía- sub ->Juan Foyth
Jörgen Strand Larsen(goal)Gabri Veiga
68'
68'
Morales- Yellow
70'
Jorge Cuenca- sub ->Kiko Femenía
77'
Renato Tapia- sub ->Gabri Veiga
87'

Standings

After playing this encounter, Celta de Vigo will have 17 points like Getafe, Almería and Real Valladolid to remain in the 16th place. On the opposite side, Villarreal will have 28 points like Real Betis to remain in the 4th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the La Liga, Celta de Vigo will host Athletic Club on the 29th of January with a 13-7 head to head in favor of Athletic Club (8 draws).

Celta de Vigo – Formation

Celta de Vigo
G
Agustin Marchesin 1.Argentina
6.1
D
Unai Núñez 4.Spain
6.9
D
Joseph Aidoo 15.Ghana
6.5
D
Óscar Mingueza 3.Spain
6.5
54'
M
Hugo Mallo 2.Spain
7.2
M
Javi Galán 17.Spain
7.1
M
6.8
64'
M
Fran Beltrán 8.Spain
6.9
F
Franco Cervi 11.Argentina
7.0
46'
F
Gabri Veiga 24.Spain
7.1
87'
F
Iago Aspas 10.Spain
7.4
F
Iago Aspas 10.Spain
7.4
Substitutes
G
Iván Villar 13.Spain
D
F. Medrano 36.Spain
D
Kevin Vázquez 20.Spain
M
Augusto Solari 21.Argentina
M
Augusto Solari 21.Argentina
M
6.7
46'
M
6.7
46'
M
Williot Swedberg 19.Sweden
M
Williot Swedberg 19.Sweden
M
Renato Tapia 14.Peru
6.4
87'
M
Renato Tapia 14.Peru
6.4
87'
F
7.1
64' Goals68'
F
7.1
64' Goals68'
F
Carles Pérez 7.Spain
6.8
54'
F
Carles Pérez 7.Spain
6.8
54'
F
P. Durán 35.Spain
F
P. Durán 35.Spain
F
Gonçalo Paciência 9.Portugal

Celta de Vigo started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Carlos Augusto Soares da Costa Faria Carvalhal decided to play with the following team: Agustín Marchesín (6.1), Óscar Mingueza (6.5), Joseph Aidoo (6.5), Unai Núñez (6.9), Hugo Mallo (7.2), Fran Beltrán (6.9), Óscar Rodríguez (6.8), Javi Galán (7.1), Gabriel Veiga (7.1), Franco Cervi (7.0) and Iago Aspas (7.4).

The home team had on the bench: Fernando Medrano, Jørgen Strand Larsen (7.1), Carles Pérez (6.8), Augusto Solari, Pablo Durán, Luca De La Torre (6.7), Carlos Domínguez, Williot Swedberg, Renato Tapia (6.4), Gonçalo Paciência, Iván Villar and Kevin Vázquez.

Substitutions

Celta de Vigo made 4 changes: Franco Cervi for Luca de la Torre (46′), Óscar Mingueza for Carles Pérez (54′), Óscar Rodríguez for J. Strand Larsen (64′) and Gabri Veiga for Renato Tapia (87′).

Best player: Iago Aspas​

The player that probably impressed the most for Celta de Vigo was Iago Aspas.

His rating is (7.4) with 34 passes (91% accurate) and 7 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 7. He performed 3 crosses.

Villarreal – Formation

Villarreal
G
Pepe Reina 1.Spain
7.3
G
Pepe Reina 1.Spain
7.3
D
Pau Torres 4.Spain
7.1
D
Pau Torres 4.Spain
7.1
D
Juan Foyth 8.Argentina
7.3
65'
D
Juan Foyth 8.Argentina
7.3
65'
D
Aïssa Mandi 23.Algeria
7.3
D
Aïssa Mandi 23.Algeria
7.3
D
Johan Mojica 12.Colombia
7.0
D
Johan Mojica 12.Colombia
7.0
M
Dani Parejo 10.Spain
6.9
M
Francis Coquelin 19.France
6.5
64'
M
Manu Trigueros 14.Spain
6.3
77' 26'
M
Samuel Chukwueze 11.Nigeria
7.1
46'
M
Dani Parejo 10.Spain
6.9
M
Morales 22.Spain
6.6
68'
F
Gerard Moreno 7.Spain
7.7
Goals15'
Substitutes
G
Filip Jörgensen 35.Sweden
D
Alberto Moreno 18.Spain
D
Alberto Moreno 18.Spain
D
Kiko Femenía 2.Spain
65'
D
Jorge Cuenca 5.Spain
6.6
70'
D
Kiko Femenía 2.Spain
65'
M
Manu Morlanes 20.Spain
6.7
77'
M
Étienne Capoue 6.France
6.6
64'
M
Étienne Capoue 6.France
6.6
64'
M
Yeremi Santos 21.Spain
6.1
46'
F
Arnaut Danjuma 9.Netherlands
F
Arnaut Danjuma 9.Netherlands

Villarreal started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

Enrique Setién Solar played with: Pepe Reina (7.3), Juan Foyth (7.3), Aïssa Mandi (7.3), Pau Torres (7.1), Johan Mojica (7.0), Dani Parejo (6.9), Samuel Chukwueze (7.1), Manu Trigueros (6.3), Francis Coquelin (6.5), José Luis Morales (6.6) and Gerard Moreno (7.7).

They had on the bench: Manu Morlanes (6.7), Étienne Capoue (6.6), Arnaut Danjuma, Alberto Moreno, Filip Jörgensen, Kiko Femenía, Yéremy Pino (6.1) and Jorge Cuenca (6.6).

Villarreal could not rely on the presence of Kiko Femenía (injured) and Jorge Cuenca (injured).

Substitutions

Villarreal made 5 changes: Samuel Chukwueze for Yéremy Pino (46′), Francis Coquelin for Étienne Capoue (64′), Juan Foyth for Kiko Femenía (65′), Kiko Femenía for Jorge Cuenca (70′) and Manu Trigueros for Manu Morlanes (77′).

Best player: Gerard Moreno​

The most impressive player for Villarreal was Gerard Moreno.

His rating is (7.7) with 1 goal, 34 passes (76% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 7.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the La Liga.​