Winger Jorge de Frutos scored his first goal of the season. And the team smiled.
Rayo Vallecano won 2-0 against Deportivo Alaves in the fifth round of the 2023/24 Spanish Primera Liga at the Campo de Futbol de Vallecas in Madrid, Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain on Saturday (April 16). Rayo won for the third time in three league games, while Alaves lost their second straight league match.
Rayo took the early lead in the match. In the 7th minute, Espino crossed from the left flank into the center. Kameyo took a shot, but it went wide.
Rayo kept the momentum going. In the 8th minute, Valiu passed to Palason on the right side of the field. Palason dribbled in and took a shot that was saved by goalkeeper Cibera.
Rayo took the lead. In the 40th minute, Garcia’s foot was struck by opposing midfielder Sola as he tried to shoot. The referee awarded a penalty kick, which Palazón converted. The first half ended with a 1-0 Rayo lead.
In the second half, Rayo continued their offense. In the sixth minute, Garcia crossed from the left side of the box to the center. Perez took a shot, but Dimitrievski made the save.
Rayo had a great chance. In the 18th minute of the second half, Garcia passed from the left side of the opponent’s 토토사이트 box to the center. Valentin caught it, dribbled and shot, but it was saved by goalkeeper Dimitrievsky.
Rayo added another goal. In the 36th minute, Garcia crossed from the left side of the box to the center. De Frutos took a shot that rattled the net. The game ended with a 2-0 Rayo victory.