VALLADOLID. Real Valladolid prevails over Ponferradina with a 2-0 win with a goal from I. Sanchez (1′) and a goal from M. (60′). Real Valladolid capitalized on its superior ball possession (56%).
The match was played at the Estadio Municipal José Zorrilla stadium in Valladolid on Saturday and it started at 6:15 pm local time. The referee was Daniel Jesús Trujillo Suárez who was helped by Fernando Estela Bravo and Fabián Blanco Rodríguez. The 4th official was Antonio Alberola Rojas. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 21.8 degrees Celsius or 71.31 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 68%.
Real Valladolid had a superior ball possession 56% while Ponferradina was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Real Valladolid was more aggressive with 62 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Real Valladolid won the match.
Real Valladolid shot 14 times, 5 on target, 9 off target. Talking about the opposition, Ponferradina shot 11 times, 1 on target, 10 off target.
Real Valladolid received 1 yellow card (A. M. Tuhami). Regarding the opposition, Ponferradina received 1 yellow card (Agus Medina).
After playing this match, Real Valladolid will have 75 points to hold in the 3rd place. On the other side, Ponferradina will stay with 63 points to move up in the 8th place.
In the next match in the La Liga 2, Real Valladolid will play away against UD Ibiza on the 21st of May with a 0-0 head to head record.
Ponferradina will host Leganés on the 21st of May with a 2-1 head to head in favor of Ponferradina (4 draws).
Real Valladolid – Formation
Real Valladolid started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Juan José Rojo Martín decided to play with the following team: .
Real Valladolid made 5 changes: A. M. Tuhami for Monchu (60′), A. Aguado for S. Leon (60′), I. Sanchez for T. Villa (67′), L. Perez for S. Janko (89′) and R. Mesa for Kiko Olivas (89′).
Ponferradina – Formation
Ponferradina started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Jon Andoni Pérez Alonso played with: .
Ponferradina made 5 changes: C. Rodriguez for D. Ojeda (54′), J. Naranjo for J. Hernandez Garcia (67′), S. Enrich for Yuri (67′), E. D. Espiau Hernandez for K. Zalazar (72′) and E. Moran for P. Anton (72′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the La Liga 2.