Thursday, February 23, 2012

Valencia Get rid of Stoke City

Since held seven months ago, an adventure in the Europa League Stoke City ended in the hands of Valencia, after Jonas scoring single in the second leg of the Big 32, Friday (24/2) early morning, at the Mestalla. Los Che strolled into eighths-finals 2-0 on aggregate.

Stoke manager did not bring Peter Crouch, Jon Walters, Matthew Etherington and Ruan Shawcross in the trip to Spain. However, the visitors almost open the scoring in the second minute, when Salif Diao free kick from a distance of 22 yards, but his shot was posse.

Stoke return to the home team was shocked, first when Rory Delap throw-can both receive and give Fuller's cross to Kenwyne Jones, Jones sundukan unfortunately still on the slide.

In the middle of the swift flowing attack, Stoke lost his balance at the back. This is exploited Los Che who opened the scoring in the 24th minute through Jonas action. Pablo started from passing on the right side of the penalty area, Jonas kicks off right foot to the left of goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen pijok.
Stoke equalized tried again, but until halftime goal guarded by Los Che Vicente Guaita Panadero not conceded.

In the second half, the visitors again get first chance. But the effort has not been menemuisasaran Wilson Palacios. Through an hour of the match, The Potters struggled to create chances even though the coach put Jermaine Pennant and Ryan Shotton to replace Palacios and Arismendi.

Valencia almost doubled the lead when Roberto Soldado kick in the 78th minute Jonathan Woodgate is not blocked.

The new Stoke again have the opportunity to force a draw in injury time but a header from Jones after receiving crossing Pennant has been unable to break down the wicket Panadero. Until the referee blew the long whistle, winning Los Che still survive.


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