At the opening of the fifth day of La Liga, Celta received Cadiz at the Balaídos Stadium. Under the eyes of around 6,000 supporters, Eduardo Coudet’s men had to raise their heads after a catastrophic start to the season. 18th at kick-off, Celta players remained on three defeats and one draw. Opposite stood the yellow submarine also looking for a first victory in the Spanish championship after two draws and two defeats.
In a meeting largely dominated by Celta (77% possession of the ball), however, it was Alvaro Cervera’s men who made the difference first. Lozano opened the scoring (1-0, 38 ‘) before Espino doubled the bet just before the break (2-0, 43’). Despite the reduction in the score of the Spanish striker Santi Mina in the second act (2-1, 64th), Celta concedes a fourth defeat this season (1-2) and is now in 19th place in the rankings while waiting for the others. meetings of the 5th day. For its part, Cadiz is provisionally replaced in 11th place before receiving FC Barcelona on September 23.
The full La Liga standings
The official line-ups at the kick-off
The XI of Celta
– RC Celta (@RCCelta) September 17, 2021
The XI of Cadiz
– Cádiz Club de Fútbol (@Cadiz_CF) September 17, 2021