Valencian fans of Benitez: Thank you for the most beautiful years

MADRID. Home Valencia reached a 2-2 draw in Real Madrid last Sunday’s match of the 18th round of Spain’s highest football match.

She played twice at the same time. Both Daniel Parejo from the penalty kick and Paco Alcácer were able to score both Karim Benz and Gareth Ball. Read also: Real Madrid beat Valencia, both Seville clubs lost

The match was prematurely ended for Croatian midfielder Matea Kovacic. 68 minutes into the game, a typically unbelievable chance put the ball in the net.

For more than ten years, Real Madrid is the first Real Madrid player to receive a red card in the Valencia duel. Even on 23 October 2005 David Beckham did not.

Real stayed on the third tab of the Primera División 2015/2016 table.Valencia moved to ten in front of Málaga.

Just like in 2015, Real Madrid has begun a calendar year with a league duel in Valencia. And again he did not win. As the best team in the world came to the Mestalla stadium for a 22-match winning series.

This time he did not take the opportunity to get to the second bar before the rival FC Barcelona, ​​which on Saturday swept the city derby on the Espanyol lawn (0: 0).

Madridians surprisingly have the most chance of scoring at a disadvantage. “With ten players we played better and even we were able to win the match,” Reuters quoted the official website of Real Madrid’s coach Rafael Benitez.

“We were in control for the first 35 minutes. It was a pity to finish the first half when we collected from the penalty kick.We should have made more efforts after the break. I’m sorry that after the second goal we allowed the home team to settle. Maybe there was a lack of concentration at the moment and maybe only an opponent very well responded to the unfavorable situation, “Spaniard continued.

” It does not change the fact that in such circumstances, when we lead and we have one player less, We have to be more compact on the pitch. “

A fifty-year-old native from Madrid experienced a return to Valencia, with which he won twice the title in La Lige (2002 and 2004) and UEFA Cup in 2004. Fanciers in Valencia surrendered him , When they drew up a banner on which it was written: “Rafa, thank you for the most beautiful years of our life.”

The home crowd often called Benitez for glory during the meeting.He responded with only discreet gestures. Valencia fans showing Benitez love tonight “Rafa You Gave Us The Best Years Of Our Lives, Thank You.” – Terrace Life (@TerraceLife_) January 3, 2016

“Exclusion of the Kovačiča forced us to turn on the higher turns.This was a high-stakes game.We did not get three points, but I think That we do not deserve criticism for the way we have presented, “said Captain Real, Sergio Ramos.

“We are sorry we did not get three points. We could have cut off our main rivals,” added the Spanish defender.There were 26 shots in total as Valencia and Real Madrid drew 2-2 last night #SSNHQ – Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) January 4, 2016

The coach of home Gary Neville Admitted that Valencia had the best match since it was taken over by mid-December. “Between the 20th and 70th, my game was delayed and we changed the ball very quickly,” he said.

“When the opponent came to the excluded player, he added and we were satisfied, we thought we would keep the draw to no avail, but we were good at playing the best ninety minutes under my leadership.”