PONFERRADA. Ponferradina beats Burgos 3-1. Ponferradina got an early 2-0 lead with 2 goals from J. Naranjo (19′) and J. Rios Reina (40′). Burgos tried to recover with a goal from Guillermo (70′). Nonetheless, the match was closed by a goal (85′) scored by Saverio Kike for Ponferradina. Ponferradina was much better in terms of ball possession (61%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Estadio El Toralín stadium in Ponferrada on Saturday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Iosu Galech Apezteguía who had the assistance of Rodrigo Blázquez Sánchez and Miguel Ortuño Sierra. The 4th official was Alberto Gómez Lameiro. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 17.3 degrees Celsius or 63.1 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 50%.
Ponferradina was in firm control of the ball 61% while Burgos was struggling with a 39% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Burgos was more pushing with 50 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 5 were on target. Even so, Ponferradina succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Ponferradina shot 14 times, 5 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Burgos shot 13 times, 5 on target, 8 off target.
Ponferradina received 2 yellow cards (P. A. Adot Barandiaran and E. Moran). Talking about the opposition, Burgos received 1 yellow card (Matos Jose).
After this encounter, Ponferradina will have 63 points to hold in the 7th place. Regarding the opposition, Burgos will stay with 50 points to remain in the 12th place.
In the next match in the La Liga 2, Ponferradina will play away against Real Valladolid on the 14th of May with a 2-2 head to head record.
Burgos will play away agasint Málaga on the 21st of May with a 1-0 head to head in favor of Burgos (0 draws).
Ponferradina – Formation
Ponferradina started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Jon Andoni Pérez Alonso decided to play with the following team: .
Ponferradina could not rely on the presence of P. Anton (injured).
Ponferradina made 5 changes: A. Pascanu for Jose Amo (46′), J. Naranjo for Saverio Kike (68′), S. Enrich for Yuri (68′), E. D. Espiau Hernandez for S. Crespo (81′) and D. Ojeda for P. Anton (84′).
Burgos – Formation
Burgos started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).
Julián Calero Fernández played with: .
Burgos made 4 changes: M. Zabaco for S. Berjon (61′), E. Gomez for Guillermo (61′), C. Medina for J. Garcia (61′) and M. Munoz for R. Alarcon (78′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the La Liga 2.