Getting closer to European: Villarreal dismantled Bilbao 1:5

ONE | system 05/13/2023 16:56
Villarreal players celebrate (La Liga)

We received wonderful games this afternoon (Saturday), when Real Sociedad and Girona parted ways in a rhythmic and fascinating 2:2 and Villarreal dismantled Athletic Bilbao 1:5 in the 34th round of the Spanish league. In addition, Ossuna beat Almeria 1:3 The games, like all the Spanish league games, were broadcast on ONE channel for Yes, HOT Cellcom TV and Partner TV subscribers.

Villarreal – Athletic Bilbao 1:5

The yellow submarine celebrated hugely with a flood of goals at the expense of the Basques. In the 24th minute Alex Baana put the host in the lead and 13 minutes later Nicholas Jackson doubled the score. Three minutes into the added time of the first half, Ivan Sunset brought Bilbao back into the game with a precise penalty, but the second half was already a different opera. In the 50th minute, Jackson completed a brace and scored Villarreal’s third, and 11 minutes later, Aitor Paredes scored an own goal to give the Yellows their fourth.

In the 90th minute, Baana also completed a brace and determined the final result. Villarreal is currently in fifth place leading into next season’s Europa League and five points away from fourth place leading into the Champions League. Bilbao is one point away from Girona, which is in seventh place leading to the Conference League qualifiers.

Real Sociedad – Girona 2:2

The game opens with one sided status. After just five minutes, Mikel Oeirasabel gave Sociedad the lead from the penalty spot, while in the 24th minute veteran David Silva doubled the lead thanks to Taka Kubo’s assist.

But Girona did not wave a white flag. Yann Cotto scored in the 37th minute and in added time of the first half it was Christian Stuani who pushed from close range and equalized. Real Sociedad are in fourth place with 62 points, while Girona continue their wonderful season in seventh place with 48 points.

Ossuna – Almeria 1:3

After the two pads in a row, Ossuna comes back to win with a convincing display. Ante Bodimir scored the first in the 46th minute, Abedsmad Azalzouli doubled in the 52nd minute and Moi Gomes scored the third in the 81st minute, Lazaro just shrugged. Ossuna in ninth place, Almeria in 14th place.