Spanish LaLiga ’18-19 – Highlights: Espanyol Fail To Win A High-Scoring Thriller
This is the first match of LaLiga, Match Day 7 of 38. The highlights are appended below the points table.
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Match 1 of 10: Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol
Result: 2 – 2
- Rayo Vallecano: Raul de romas 6′, Gael Kakuta 47′ (P)
- Espanyol: Borja Iglesias 19′, Esteban Granero 45+1′
|Rayo Vallecano||Team Stats||Espanyol|
|5||Shots On Target||5|
- Improbable to win any honors for LaLiga Santander’s most energizing round of the season, Rayo did at any rate prevent Espanyol from removing each of the 3 points from Madrid in a 2-2 draw.
- For the most part of the match, the two teams offset each other, with neither truly figuring out how to get a dependable balance.
Loan Watch: Raúl de Tomas played the whole game & scored the opener in Rayo Vallecano’s 2-2 draw vs Espanyol at home. pic.twitter.com/OyjFZQGYwP
— El Madridismo (@ElMadridismo93) September 28, 2018
- Raul de Tomas opened the scoring for the hosts at the 6th minute, however Borja Iglesias before long netted an equalizer.
- Esteban Granero gave the guests the lead in first-half injury time and 3 minutes after the restart, Bebe’s penalty leveled it up once more.
Entertaining 2-2 at the Vallecas as #Rayo were better in the second half. We also had a wee VAR at the death, which by all accounts earned #Rayo a point as the penalty award was over turned #RayoEspanyol
— Kevin McLaughlin (@kevymac77) September 28, 2018
- That was the conclusion of the action, as far as goals were concerned, as 6 yellow cards were shared between the two teams after this point.
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