Girona strengthened their position at the top of the Spanish Football League at the expense of their hosts Rayo Vallecano, defeating them (2-1) in the match that brought them together this evening, Saturday, in the 13th round of the Spanish championship. “La Liga”.
The home side took the lead thanks to an early goal scored by midfielder Alvaro Garcia just ten minutes after the opening whistle.
But the Girona club responded by scoring two goals in a row to each of the attackers – Ukrainian Artem Dovpik and Brazilian Savio de Oliveira – in two minutes (42 and 65), respectively.
Girona’s side picked up a fifth win in a row to take their tally to 34 points and move five points clear of league leaders Real Madrid in second place ahead of a match with visitors Valencia later this evening on a fine Saturday.
While Rayo Vallecano is in ninth place in the standings with 18 points, we are waiting for the results of the remaining matches of this round.