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Valencia 1-2 Getafe: Brilliant Rémy propels Bordalás’ men to surprise win

Valencia missed the opportunity to put pressure on third-placed Real Madrid after two incisive strikes from Loïc Rémy helped Getafe claim an impressive victory at the Estadio Mestalla. Rodrigo Moreno responded to give the home team a boost, but it proved to be only a consolation in a game which was soured by Dani Parejo’s late red card for a rash challenge on Jorge Molina, in which the captain spitefully elbowed the Getafe striker. After a bright performance against Barcelona yielded no points, Valencia looked to bounce back by continuing…

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Valencia vs Getafe: Match Preview, Lineups and Prediction

Valencia will look to put pressure on Real Madrid on Wednesday evening as they host Getafe at the Mestalla. Wednesday 18th April 2018 / Kick-off at 18:30 UK / Mestalla The home side come into this game after the 2-1 defeat at the Camp Nou at the weekend, but despite that defeat – they have been in good form – justifying their Champions League position. Marcelino’s side have pushed the likes of Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid this season and it is the latter with whom they battle for the…

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Alaves 2-0 Getafe: Munir on the score sheet as hosts seal three points

Munir El Haddadi was amongst the goals as Deportivo Alaves beat Getafe 2-0 on Saturday afternoon bringing their four game win-less streak to an abrupt end. With LaLiga football all but confirmed, Alaves head coach Abelardo Fernandez will be pleased his side have extended their lead over 18th place Deportivo La Coruna to 12 points. While Getafe may still have hopes of a top-half finish, they will be dismayed with the way they went behind. Cagey opening Alaves had the better chances in the opening exchanges however it took three minutes into the…

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Real Sociedad 1-2 Getafe: Angel Rodriguez goal moves visitors up to ninth

Getafe beat Real Sociedad 2-1 at the Anoeta on Saturday afternoon to move up to ninth in the league. Picking a surprise side this season who have done well in La Liga will be a tough pick for the pundits come the end of the season, but Getafe are likely to be on the list of nominees. The Madrid based side have made themselves tough to beat at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez and with the win over Eusebio Sacristain’s side on Saturday – they could have solved their away problem…

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Getafe 0-1 Levante: Coke seals three point for struggling visitors

Coke scored the only goal of the game as Levante beat Getafe 1-0 on Saturday afternoon. The Valencia based side needed nothing but a win after failing to win in their last 16 games and jubilation was met at the full time whistle after they secured all three points inside the Coliseum Alfonso Perez. Paco Lopez in his first game in charge saw his players produce a superb battling performance, which saw Coke score the only goal of the game. Elsewhere, Sevilla lost out to Valencia 2-0 in a game…

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Getafe manager Bordalas believes Nacho should of seen red

Ten-man Getafe succumbed to a 3-1 loss to Real Madrid thanks to goals from forwards Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, yet head coach Jose Bordalas feels as though Los Blancos’ defender Nacho should have also seen red. Bale, whose start marked the most La Liga appearances by a British player, struck in the 24th minute before Ronaldo scored his 300th and 301st La Liga goals by scoring either side of Getafe’s Francisco Portillo penalty. Two minutes after the break Loic Remy received his second booking for catching Nacho in the face…

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Real Madrid 3-1 Getafe: Ronaldo brace sees him reach landmark

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 300th LaLiga goal and a Gareth Bale opener helped Real Madrid overcome ten-man Getafe as they now turn their attentions to the second leg Champions League last 16 tie against Paris Saint Germain. Bale, whose start marked the most La Liga appearances by a British player, struck in the 24th minute before Ronaldo put the game beyond doubt by scoring either side of Getafe’s Francisco Portillo penalty. Loic Remy saw red for a second booking moments after the break when his arm caught the face of Madrid defender…

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Villarreal 1-0 Getafe: Asenjo saves Calleja as hosts win for first time in five

Villarreal goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo remarkably saved two penalties as his team narrowly defeated Getafe thanks to an early goal from Enes Ünal in a breathless contest at the Estadio de la Cerámica. In the third minute, the Turkish forward bundled home from close range after Samu Castillejo’s defence-splitting pass was collected by Carlos Bacca who in turn found the onrushing striker. Roberto Soriano could have added to the first half advantage, but he drove the ball straight at Getafe stopper Vicente Guaita. The away side had a golden opportunity to…

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