Celta defeated at home by Granada at Municipal de Balaidos on Sunday. Celta faced the encounter with a desire to add more points to their locker after a draw against Sevilla (1-1) while Granada won 0-3 the last league match against Espanyol. Following today's result, Celta and Granada occupy position 15th (4 points) and 6th (7 points) respectively after playing a total of 4 matches.
An impressive opening from Granada, thanks to a goal from Germán Sánchez just before the end of the 45 minutes, finalising the first half with a 0-1.
The second half started favourably for Granada, with a goal from Yangel Herrera 54 minutes in the game, finalising the game with a 0-2.
At the end of the match, both teams made 3 substitutions each. For Celta, Néstor Araujo, Pape Diop and Pione Sisto came on for Brais Méndez, Santi Mina and Denis Suárez, while Granada brought on Carlos Fernández Luna, Álvaro Vadillo and Ramón Azeez to replace Fede Vico, Roberto Soldado and Darwin Machís.
The referee booked Santi Mina, Denis Suárez, Hugo Mallo and Néstor Araujo from Celta and Jorge Sáenz and Fran Beltrán saw the red card, while for Granada Germán Sánchez and Víctor Díaz saw a yellow card as well.
Celta will play against Atlético de Madrid at away stadium, while Granada will face Barcelona at home stadium.