La Liga: I. Aspas scores a double to give a 2-0 win to Celta de Vigo over Real Betis

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SEVILLA. Celta de Vigo 2-0 Real Betis: beats 2-0 after I. Aspas scores 2 goals.

SEVILLA. Celta de Vigo 2-0 Real Betis: conquers 2-0 after I. Aspas scores a double.

The match was played at the Estadio Benito Villamarín stadium in Sevilla on Sunday and it started at 6:30 pm local time. The referee was César Soto Grado who had the assistance of Iker De Francisco Grijalba and Carlos Álvarez Fernández. The 4th official was Manuel García Gómez. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 14.6 degrees Celsius or 58.28 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 78%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Real Betis was in possession of the ball for 54% of the time vs. Celta de Vigo that controlled the ball for 46% of the time.

Real Betis was more aggressive with 83 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 7 were on target. Even so, Celta de Vigo found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Real Betis shot 16 times, 7 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Celta de Vigo shot 7 times, 5 on target, 2 off target.

Cards

Real Betis received 1 yellow card (Willian Jose). On the other side, Celta de Vigo received 2 yellow cards (D. Suarez and F. Cervi).

After this match, Real Betis will stay with 33 points to stay in the 3rd place. On the other side, Celta de Vigo will have 20 points like Mallorca to stay in the 14th place.

Match Events

  • 33'
    33'

    D. Suarez

  • 36'
    36'

    I. Aspas (Penalty)

    Goal! Real Betis 0, Celta Vigo 1. Iago Aspas - Celta Vigo - converts the penalty with a shot with left foot to the left corner.
  • 45'
    45'

    I. Aspas

    First Half ended - Real Betis 0, Celta Vigo 2. Goal! Real Betis 0, Celta Vigo 2. Iago Aspas - Celta Vigo - shot with right foot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal following a fast break. Substitution - Real Betis. Rodri for Diego Lainez. Second Half starts Real Betis 0, Celta Vigo 2.
  • 46'
    46'

    Rodri

    D. Lainez

  • 53'
    53'

    Willian Jose

    Carlos Domínguez - Celta Vigo - won a free kick in defence. Willian José - Real Betis - receive yellow card for a foul. Fouled by Willian José - Real Betis
  • 58'
    58'

    N. Fekir

    A. Guardado

  • 58'
    58'

    B. Iglesias

    Willian Jose

  • 80'
    80'

    C. Tello

    S. Canales

  • 86'
    86'

    G. Veiga

    B. Mendez

  • 90'
    90'

    Nolito

    I. Aspas

  • 90'
    90'

    F. Cervi

    Franco Cervi - Celta Vigo - receive yellow card for a foul. Rodri - Real Betis - won a free kick in attack. Fouled by Franco Cervi - Celta Vigo Substitution - Celta Vigo. Nolito for Iago Aspas. New attacking attempt. William Carvalho - Real Betis - shot with the head from the right side of the six yard box is saved by goalkeeper in the centre of the goal. Assist - Nabil Fekir. Hand ball by Nolito - Celta Vigo Substitution - Celta Vigo. José Fontán for Franco Cervi. Second Half ended - Real Betis 0, Celta Vigo 2. New attacking attempt. Juanmi - Real Betis - shot with right foot from outside the box is saved by goalkeeper in the centre of the goal. Assist - Marc Bartra.
  • 90'
    90'

    J. Fontan

    F. Cervi

Next match

In the upcoming La Liga match, Real Betis will play away with Rayo Vallecano on the 9th of January with a 5-3 head to head record in favor of Rayo Vallecano (4 draws).

Celta de Vigo will play away with Real Sociedad on the 8th of January with a 11-7 head to head stats in favor of Real Sociedad (8 draws).

Real Betis: Formation and Lineups

Real Betis started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Manuel Luis Pellegrini Ripamonti chose to play with the following team: Rui Silva (6.4), Héctor Bellerín (6.4), Marc Bartra (7.0), Víctor Ruiz (6.8), Álex Moreno (6.6), William Carvalho (7.1), Andrés Guardado (6.6), Diego Lainez (5.6), Sergio Canales (7.7), Juanmi (7.4) and Willian José (6.4).

Substitutes

Real Betis made 4 changes: D. Lainez for Rodri (46′), A. Guardado for N. Fekir (58′), Willian Jose for B. Iglesias (58′) and S. Canales for C. Tello (80′).

Top player: Sergio Canales

The player who no doubt impressed Real Betis the most was Sergio Canales.

His rating is (7.7) with 52 passes (84% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 13. He performed 7 crosses.

Celta de Vigo: Formation and Lineups

Celta de Vigo started with a 4-1-3-2 line-up (4-1-3-2).

On the other side, Eduardo Germán Coudet played with: Kevin Vázquez, Matías Dituro (7.4), Joseph Aidoo (7.0), Okay Yokuşlu (7.0), Carlos Dominguez (6.9), Javi Galán (7.9), Fran Beltrán (6.6), Brais Méndez (7.1), Denis Suárez (6.5), Franco Cervi (7.5) and Iago Aspas (8.1), Santi Mina (6.6).

Substitutes

Celta de Vigo made 3 changes: B. Mendez for G. Veiga (86′), I. Aspas for Nolito (90′) and F. Cervi for J. Fontan (90′).

Top player: Iago Aspas

Probably the most impressive player in Celta de Vigo was Iago Aspas.

His rating is (8.1) with 2 goals, 42 passes (78% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 10.

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