Celta Vigo survive late Villarreal onslaught to win 3-2
Villarreal went 3-2 to Celta Vigo in La Liga with Brais Mendez, Okay Yokuslu and Maxi Gomez goals before fighting back with a brace from Carlos Bacca in the final 10 minutes.
Celta coach Miguel Cardoso was pleased with the victory of his team against Villarreal: “The team had an incredible attitude, we started the match very well, we knew which match we were going to play, what team we had in front of us and we prepared it very well despite the little time we had, “said the new manager.
“With 0-3 nobody was going to think that the game could change, but you have to understand well why it has changed, emotions in football are very important, and also the control of emotions. that we think, and there are moments when we have not thought well, “he argued after the reaction of the rival who ended up achieving 2-3.
Villarreal head coach Javi Calleja speaking after the game praised his opponents and claimed they deserved to win:
“We had high hopes but didn’t play well,” the Coach said after the game.
“We weren’t at ease and Celta took over the match. It was difficult for us to play fluidly and they scored at moments that hurt us.
“The team didn’t play well and weren’t good with our finishing. We lacked ruthlessness when it mattered.
“We were lacking a bit at the start of the second half, then they scored two goals and knocked us down. Any blow hurts you.