Valencia staggered past Granada in a 2-0 victory on Saturday at Mestalla. Valencia wanted to continue adding points after winning away by a 1-2 victory against Espanyol while Granada fell defeated by 1-2 in the last match they played against Real Sociedad. As of today, Valencia and Granada are tied on 20 points sitting in position 7 and 6 respectively after 13 matches.
Both sides were struggling to produce anything in the first half and the teams went to the dressing room locked in a 0-0.
Valencia boosted the game in the second half, with a goal from Daniel Wass 74 minutes in the game. Later, Valencia scored again and increased their advantage 2-0 thanks to a goal from Ferrán Torres in the 90th minute just before the end of the second half, which saw the second half to a 2-0.
At the end of the match, both teams made 3 substitutions each. For Valencia, Jaume Costa, Kevin Gameiro and Kang-in Lee came on for Geoffrey Kondogbia, Rodrigo Moreno and Manu Vallejo, while Granada brought on Ángel Montoro, Darwin Machís and Carlos Fernández Luna to replace Maxime Gonalons, Ramón Azeez and Carlos Neva.
The referee booked Maxime Gonalons, Ramón Azeez, Quini, Ángel Montoro and Yangel Herrera for Granada.
Valencia with their next fixture against Real Betis at away stadium, while Granada will face Atlético de Madrid at home stadium.