Granada and Almería cancel each other with a draw in Los Cármenes

Granada and Almería cancel each other with a draw in Los Cármenes

Granada y Almeria they tied (1-1) this Sunday at Nuevo Los Cármenes, a result that It is not enough for either of the two teams to get out of ‘poor’, since they remain the last two in the LaLiga classification and increasingly further away from the permanence zone.

In an Andalusian duel of urgent needs due to the delicate situation of both, in relegation positions for many days, un great goal by Marc Pubill in the 9th minute ahead of the Almeria in a first half in which the visitors were better, while in the second Granada reacted, but only managed to tie through Albanian Myrto Uzuni.

The first occasion corresponded to Granadawith a one-on-one match between Uzuni and the Portuguese Luis Maximiano, in which the goalkeeper emerged the winner, but the one who scored first, shortly after, was the Almeria in the 9th minute thanks to a personal play, after stealing a ball, from the side Marc Pubill, who surprised the Argentine Augusto Batalla with a shot from outside the area.

With no ability to react on the part of Granada, four minutes later Almería scored again from a set piece, although Adrián Embarba’s goal was disallowed for offside.

The locals, surpassed in many moments by Almería, were intoned when the Uruguayan Facundo Pellistri came into play, although they showed themselves incapable of creating danger again.

Before the break, the Polish Kamil Piatkowski tried a set-piece on the local side and Juan Brandariz ‘Chumi’ on the visiting side, both without success.

At the restart, Granada came out with a higher gear and was on the verge of tying, first with a header from Cameroonian Martín Hongla and, later, with a left-footed shot from Frenchman Faitout Maouassa.

Almería had more and more spaces to run and almost took advantage of it in a counterattack by the Honduran Choco Lozano, although he did not manage to score the winning goal at game time.

The passing of the minutes slowed the local momentum, but, when Almería was most comfortable, The tying goal came in the 75th minute through Uzuniwho surpassed Maximiano in hand-to-hand combat.

The goal spurred Nuevo Los Cármenes and the Granada players, who were able to complete the comeback just four minutes later when the referee awarded a penalty for a challenge by Marc Pubill on Maouassa, although in the end Gil Manzano annulled the maximum penalty after being called by the VAR and check the play on the monitor at the foot of the field.

Granada went all out until the end in search of the comeback goal, but the one who had the victory in their hands was Almería in a great opportunity by Alejandro Pozo who could not overcome Batalla.


1 – Granada: Battle; Ricard, Rubio, Piatkowski, Carlos Neva, Hongla (Gumbau, m.65), Sergio Ruiz, Gonzalo Villar (Maouassa, m.33) (Jozwiak, m.90), Pellistri (Puertas, m.90), Melendo (Lucas Boyé, m.46) and Uzuni.

1 – Almeria: Maximian Marc Pubill, Edgar, Radovanovic, Bruno Langa, Baba (Lopy, m.84), Robertone, Viera (Melero, m.65), Arribas (Embarba, m.65), Lozano (Marezi, m.74).

Goals: 0-1, M.9: Marc Pubill. 1-1, M.75: Uzuni.

Referee: Gil Manzano (C. Extremeño). He showed a yellow card to locals Gonzalo Villar (m.4) and Gumbau (m.68), and visitors Robertone (m.77), Pozo (m.89) and Marc Pubill (m.97).

Incidences: Match corresponding to matchday 25 of LaLiga EA Sports played at Nuevo Los Cármenes in front of 19,756 spectators.

2024-02-18 18:16:38
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