Leganés vs Valencia CF

Feb, 24 / 12:00 Matchday 25

LaLiga - Matchday 3 - 02/09/2018 12:00h

Levante 2
13' Roger Martí, 33' Roger Martí
2 Valencia CF
16' Denis Cheryshev, 52' Daniel Parejo
Info del partido

Derby draw for Valencia CF (2-2)

September, 02 2018 -

Valencia CF played the Valencia derby versus Levante UD in the Ciutat de Valencia at 12:00 h (CET) kick-off time on match day 3 of LaLiga Santander. Valencia CF had a good start in the opening minutes of the game but Roger Martí made 1-0 for Levante UD in the 13th minute of the game.

Denis Cheryshev made it 1-1 for Valencia CF a minute later with a header after a great cross from the right-hand side by Carlos Soler. Rodrigo Moreno almost made it 1-2 for Valencia CF but it went wide of the target.

Unfortunately, Roger Martí scored his second goal of the game for Levante UD in the 33rd minute of the game to put Levante UD back in front.

The first half finished 1-2 for the home team.

Valencia CF came out in the second half looking to get back level and they did thanks to a penalty scored by Dani Parejo down the middle after Carlos Soler was tripped inside the penalty area. The new French forward of Valencia CF, Kevin Gameiro hit the post over the hour mark and the crossbar five minutes later with a great header.

Marcelino Garcia Toral made some changes trying to win the game. Moments, later Coke was shown the red card after a foul on Ferran Torres outside the box.

Marcelino García Toral introduced Santi Mina whose goal was ruled out for offside in the 85th minute of the game. Despite the attempts by Valencia CF, the Valencia derby finished 2-2 against Levante UD.

Valencia CF will play a friendly game versus CD Alcoyano on Wednesday, September 5th at 20:30h in El Collao.

Match details:

2. Levante UD: Oier, Coke, Chema, Postigo (Róber Pier, min. 46), Toño, Prcic (Jason, min. 64), Bardhi, J. Campaña, Morales ©, Boateng (Dwamena, min. 68) and Roger MS.

2. Valencia CF: Neto, Piccini, G. Paulista, Diakhaby, Gayà, Parejo ©, Wass, C. Soler (Santi Mina, min. 81), Cheryshev (Ferran, min. 69), Rodrigo and Gameiro (Batshuayi, min. 67).

Goals: 1-0, min. 13: Roger MS. 1-1, min. 15: Cheryshev,. 2-1, min. 33: Roger MS. 2-2, min. 51: Parejo (P).

Referee: Estrada Fernández.  Showed red card for Coke (45’+2) and yellow for (76’), Chema (48’) and Morales (90’+3); and Ferran (90’+2) and Santi Mina (90’+3) for Valencia CF.

Observations: Match day 3 of LaLiga Santander played in the Ciutat de Valencia in front of 24,073 spectators 405 of those, Valencianistas.