Eibar 2-1 Valencia: An upset at the IpuruaDecember 16, 2017
Eibar pulled off an upset, beating Valencia 2-1 at the Ipurua.
The first half with Valencia edging the game on chances going into halftime. However, only one of Los Che chances was clear cut, The ball falling on the head of a Valencia attacker from a corner only for him to head wide with the goal at his mercy.
Valencia were made to pay for their misses in the second half when Inui strike put Eibar ahead.
Valencia seemed to have taken control of the ball in their own six yard box, but a botched clearance fell to Inui who struck home past the the unsuspecting Neto.
The visitors then went and got an equaliser just seven minutes after Eibar had openened the scoring.
The right flank opened up for Valencia and a slight deflection was enough to take low cross past the covering defender and into the path of Santa Mina to tap home.
The second half passed with few definite chances for either side to win the game. Then in the 87 minute, Jordan rose highest and headed in the winner.
It is Eibar 4th win in five games and sees them climb to seventh. Meanwhile, Valencia have loss their second game in three, after going the first 13 match days unbeaten. They could drop to third if results go against them.