Thanks to his success this Sunday at home against FC Valence (2-1, 6th day of La Liga), Villarreal has provisionally taken control of the championship.
Admittedly, they played one game more than the majority of their main pursuers, but by winning with difficulty this Sunday in their Ceramica stadium against FC Valencia (2-1), Villarreal’s players grabbed the lead in La Liga with a point ahead of Real Madrid, defeated Saturday by the astonishing promoted, Cadiz (0-1).
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The men of the “yellow submarine” quickly took the lead against the Ches of FC Valence, thanks to the early penalty converted by Paco Alcacer (1-0, 6th). And even if Goncalo Guedes equalized shortly before the break for the visitors (1-1, 37th), Daniel Parejo finally gave the locals a definitive advantage in the second half (2-1, 69th). What familiarize the summits of Liga. At least for a few hours, while waiting for the result of the match which will oppose Betis to Real Sociedad this Sunday evening (9 p.m.). If this opposition gave birth to a winner, he would come back to Villareal.
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