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Leganes vs Valencia: Can Leganes shake a steady Valencia ship?

19:25, 24 Mar 2018

Leganes welcome Valencia to the Estadio Municipal de Butarque for the 30th La Liga round on Sunday with the hosts still chasing a first win over the visitors since 2016. The most recent meeting ended in a 3-0 Valencia win and the visitors are still favourites going into this one.

Gratina’s side will be looking to pick up from where they left as they picked a sirprise 2-1 win over Sevilla heading into the break. Goals from Unai Bustinza and Javier Eraso helped them pick an important win. They are currently 12th on the log with 36 points.

Valencia broke off with a 3-1 win over Alaves. They occupy a solid fourth position on the log with 59 points, one behind Real Madrid in third and looking assured to get into the Champions’ League. Simone Zaza has flourished in their attack since moving in from Englend. He will once again lead their attack as he returns from duty in Italy.