Leganés gives in to an Albacete on a streak and loses the lead


Leganés lost (1-0) this Sunday in their visit to Albacete on matchday 39 of LaLiga Hypermotion and also gave up the leadership they had held for 27 matchdays, at a key moment that, nevertheless, they maintain in the direct promotion zone. while Elche made an important misstep against Huesca.

The team from the south of Madrid paid for a bad first half at the Carlos Belmonte, where they conceded a goal from Higinio in the 8th minute. Albacete defended their fifth consecutive victory tooth and nail to get their permanence back on track, frustrating the leader.

The ‘Lega’ ended up pushing in search of goals, hanging balls without epic this time, and wasted a good opportunity to secure their direct ticket to First Division after the punctures at the top. The cucumber team lost the top of the table with 67 points to Valladolid’s 68, although it remains in second position with two points ahead of Eibar.

On the other hand, Elche succumbed (0-3) to Huesca in a poor performance that unleashed the whistles of Martínez Valero. Balboa, Kento and Javi Mier moved the Elche team away from the playoffs, three points away, and brought Huesca’s permanence closer.

Meanwhile, Real Oviedo won (1-0) in extremis against Real Zaragoza to stay in the promotion zone, thanks to Alemao’s final goal. The Asturians took advantage of the expulsion in the final stretch of Toni Moya in a skilled team that remains five points ahead of the break.

Furthermore, a double from Ortuño certified Cartagena’s mathematical salvation from a 2-0 win over Tenerife and, in a direct duel to get out of the red zone, Amorebieta beat an unfortunate Villarreal B (2-0).


-Friday 10th May.

Burgos – Eldense 1-2.

-Saturday 11.

Racing Club – Mirandés 1-0.

Racing de Ferrol – Alcorcón 2-1.

Sporting de Gijón – Andorra 5-2.

Real Valladolid – Espanyol 0-0.

Levante – Eibar 2-2.

-Domingo 12.

Amorebieta – Villarreal ‘B’ 2-0.

Real Oviedo – Zaragoza 1-0.

Albacete – Leganés 1-0.

Cartagena – Tenerife 2-0.

Elche – Huesca 0-3.