Valencia beat Real Valladolid with a thumping 3-0 victory on Sunday at the Mestalla. Valencia arrived at the game looking pick up points after losing their last game 3-2 to Barcelona. Valladolid had managed to pick up a single point in their encounter with Real Betis. As it stands, Valencia are currently 13th with 39 points from 35 matches, while Valladolid sit in 17th, with 31 points from 35.
Valencia found the net first, with Maxi Gomez opening the rout just before half-time
The Bats started strong in the second half and were able to dominate, with an early second effort from Maxi Gomez in the 48th minute. They then scored again, increasing their advantage thanks to a goal from Thierry Correia just before the final whistle with a final score of 3-0.
For Valencia, Uros Racic, Kevin Gameiro, Denis Cheryshev, Christian Oliva and Jason, came on for Kang In Lee, Maxi Gomez, Goncalo Guedes, Daniel Wass and Carlos Soler. Valladolid brought on Marcos De Sousa, Pablo Hervias, Kike Perez, Kenan Kodro and Kiko Olivas, to replace Jota, Ruben Alcaraz, Michel Herrero, Saidy Janko and Javi Sanchez.
Valencia will play away against Seville, while Valladolid will face Villarreal at home.
|Valencia:||Jordi Masip, Saidy Janko, Javi Sanchez, Jawad El Yamiq, Lucas Olaza, Michel Herrero, Roque Mesa, Ruben Alcaraz, Jota, Shon Weissman and Oscar Plano|
|Real Valladolid:||Jasper Cillessen, Hugo Guillamon, Gabriel Paulista, Mouctar Diakhaby, Thierry Correia, Carlos Soler, Daniel Wass, Jose Luis Gaya, Maxi Gomez, Goncalo Guedes and Kang In Lee|
|Goals:||Maxi Gomez (1-0, min. 45), Maxi Gomez (2-0, min. 48) and Thierry Correia (3-0, min. 89)|