Celta Vigo held by Leganes
14 December 2018 22:54
Celta Vigo were held at home against a determined Leganes side as the met in their La Liga Friday night clash.
“We have seen a great game of Celta, a team that had the ability to maintain the loyalty to the game plan from the first to the last minute against a rival who has a good defensive process,” said their boss Cardoso Hermoso
“There are points that give us many things and today we have seen it, we have seen a team that is very focused on the game processes and that allowed us to find spaces”.
“After the first half we made some corrections, I asked the players to be more aggressive and play the ball faster to get ahead, we put a lot on goal and I’m not going to talk about possession, the data speaks for itself,” he said.
Cardoso praised the group’s good performance despite being held to a barren draw and refused to attribute the bad luck to the tie:
“I am happy with the work we have done, but not with the result,” said the coach, who highlighted the control with which Celta governed the game.
“When you have a team that has the intention of the first to the last minute and does everything to win, I have to value it, it would not be fair for my players not to do it, we were not able to score, but we had incredible control,” he said. .
“He could not talk about bad luck, but about efficiency, we created opportunities of all kinds, but they defended themselves very well, with a rival like this you will not have many Goal opportunities You have four or five moments and you have to make the goal. ”