Valencia suffered an away defeat against Getafe at Coliseum Alfonso Pérez on Saturday. Both sides arrived at this match having taken good results. Getafe wanted to continue adding points after winning their previous two matches against Athletic Bilbao away and Real Betis at home stadium, by 0-2 and 1-0 respectively while Valencia won in their last two matches of the competition against Celta at home stadium, and Barcelona at home stadium, by 1-0 and 2-0 respectively. At the moment, Getafe and Valencia occupy position 3rd (42 points) and 5th (37 points) respectively after playing a total of 23 matches.
There were no goals during the first 45 minutes and the first half ended 0-0.
Getafe took the lead in the second half, with a goal from Jorge Molina in the 58th minute. Later, Getafe scored again and increased their advantage thanks to a new goal from Jorge Molina, scoring his second goal with the score 2-0. Later, Getafe scored again and increased their lead 3-0 thanks to a goal from Jaime Mata in the 87th minute just before the end of the second half, and the game ended 3-0.
As for substitutions, both coaches used full substitutions. For Getafe, Robert Kenedy, Angel Rodriguez and David Timor came on for Allan Nyom, Jorge Molina and Nemanja Maksimovic, while Valencia brought on Goncalo Guedes, Kang In Lee and Ruben Sobrino to replace Rodrigo Moreno, Carlos Soler and Maxi Gomez.
The referee booked Allan Nyom, Suarez Damian, Mauro Arambarri and Xabier Etxeita from Getafe, while for Valencia Ferran Torres, Gabriel Paulista, Maxi Gomez and Mouctar Diakhaby saw a yellow card and Alessandro Florenzi saw the red card.
Getafe will play against Barcelona at away stadium, while Valencia will face Atlético Madrid at home stadium.