Villarreal denied win in stoppage time against Huesca

16 December 2018 22:26

Villarreal were a 2-2 draw in stoppage time at bottom side Huesca in La Liga with a sliding effort by Samuele Longo with ten men to keep their heads just above the relegation zone.

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Carlos Bacca first-half strike was ruled out via VAR and were a goal down from Cucho after Manuel Trigueros penalised but were handed a penalty of their own which Bacca converted after Aleksandar Jovanovic conceded the penalty but Mario Gaspar made it a hattrick of penalties and his second yellow to see Red but Gonzalo Melero was denied by Sergio Asenjo.

Alfonso plays it into the box, and Gerard Moreno got on the end of the cross to put it into the bottom left corner with a cushioned sliding finish but Samuele Longo poached in stoppage time from a Hernandez cross cum shot.


SD Huesca: Jovanovic; Miramón, Insua (Camacho, m. 87), Etexita, Pulido; Ferreiro, Melero (Longo, m. 78), Rivera, Moi Gómez; Ávila (Gürler, m. 68) and ‘Cucho’ Hernández.

Villarreal CF: Asenjo; Mario Gaspar, Álvaro, Funes Mori, Jaume Costa; Chukwueze (Javi Fuego, m. 84), Cáseres, Trigueros (Layún, m. 68), Fornals; Gerard and Bacca (Pedraza, m. 73).

Goals: 1-0. Min. 43: ‘Cucho’ Hernández, penalty. 1-1. Min. 62: Bacca. 2-1. Min. 80: Gerard. 2-2. Min: 94: Longo.

Referee: Medié Jiménez (C. Catalán). Booked: Ávila, Insua, Pulido and Longo for Huesca; Trigueros and Bacca for Villarreal. Sent off: Mario Gaspar (m. 64).

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