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Celta hosted Alaves

Celta hosted Alaves

On Sunday Celta Vigo thrashed Alaves 6-0 to pull away from the relegation zone, making the vast majority of the meeting side with a player sending off in the primary half. In the match of the 30th round of the Spanish Primera, Celta facilitated Alaves.

In the fourteenth moment, Jeison Murillo headed Celta in the front corner before their leading scorer Iago Aspas scored from the penalty spot, making amends for the 0-0 spot-kick at Real Valladolid in the mid-week.

Things deteriorated for Alaves when a straight red card was appeared in the 27th moment to Martin Aguirregabiria and Celta curved the blade further into the visitors as Rafinha scored twice in the space of two minutes before the break to make it 4-0.

After marking from Seville in the week, Nolito appreciated an ideal return in his first match for Celta, scoring from the penalty spot not long after going ahead as a substitute and then laying on a pass for Santi Mina to finish the course in 86th.

Until kick-off, Celta drifted one point above the relegation zone yet the victory brought them up to sixteenth on 30 points, four ahead of eighteenth placed Real Mallorca with eight games remaining. Alaves, on 35, is thirteenth.

Later on Sunday, Valencia is facilitating Osasuna who needs a success to launch their offer to get back into the top four while Real Madrid is visiting Real Sociedad with a chance to top the standings.