Lee Kang-in (22), the nucleus of Mallorca’s attack, received the highest rating for his fantastic release of pressure and free kick skills. He was also selected for MOM (Man of the Match). Mallorca won in 7 matches. In addition, Mallorca broke the 16-game winless chain away from Celta Vigo.
On the 18th (Korean time), Mallorca won a La Liga away match against Celta Vigo in Vigo Balaidos, Spain, 1-0 with Ndiaye’s winning goal. Mallorca won after 7 league games. 3 draws and 3 losses in the last 6 matches. Victory was a long-awaited victory in the expedition. With this defeat, Celta Vigo’s undefeated streak of 7 matches (3 wins, 4 draws) ended. Mallorca, who added 3 points, became 37 points. Mallorca jumped to 11th place, while Celta Vigo stayed at 36 points. Celta Vigo fell to 12th. Lee Kang-in played full-time as a starter. He had no offense points, but he had a top rating of 9.1. He was at his best. He sprinkled 4 decisive key passes. He served as the starting point of the attack properly.
Mallorca deployed a full line on their side. He prioritized stable defense. Then, from time to time, strong forward pressure was applied. He puts a lot of numbers on the defensive line. The visiting team, Mallorca, came out with a 5-3-2 formation. They put Ndiaye-Muriki at the forefront, Lee Kang-in-Galareta-Morlanes at the back, Mafeo-Hajikadunić-Rayo-Valzent-Sanchez at the back 5, and goalkeeper Rykovic at the back. Lee Kang-in played the role of freeing the attack by moving freely between the midfield and the front line.
Celta Vigo dug into the side without rest. Early in the game, Celta Vigo had more possession of the ball. The home team, Celta Vigo, played in a 4-4-2 formation. Seferovic-Aspas in the front line, Torre-Beltran-Veigar-Rodriguez in the back, Galan-Nunes-Aido-Mayo in the back four, and goalkeeper Villar came out.
In the 15th minute of the first half, Mallorca’s decisive shot went off the target. In the process, there was a through pass following Lee Kang-in’s fantastic depressurization. In the 16th minute of the first half, during the defensive process, Lee Kang-in collided with opponent Bay Ga and complained of shoulder pain. Lee Kang-in not only released offense, but also actively participated in defense.
Mallorca scored the first goal (1-0) in the 21st minute. Laiyo dropped it with a header, but Laiyo kicked it with his right foot from the door. In the 32nd minute of the first half, Mallorca, who led 1-0, shot Lee Kang-in’s left-footed mid-range shot right in front of the opposing goalkeeper. Lee Kang-in showed off the pressure several times in the first half. It was not difficult to peel off the close defense of the opponent players. As if his ball was attached to his feet, it was not taken away by the opponent.
Celta Vigo had great difficulty in unraveling the first half attack. They failed to break Mallorca’s dense defensive line, which all participated in the defense. Celta Vigo continued to beat the left and right flanks, but in the end they failed to create a decisive chance in the middle.
In the 37th minute of the first half, Mallorca’s decisive shot slightly missed the opponent’s goal and did not lead to an additional goal. Muriki, who was standing in front of the door, made a sad face. The first half ended with Mallorca leading 1-0.
After being drawn 0-1, Celta Vigo put Paciencia and Perez as jokers at the start of the second half. Celta Vigo launched an aggressive attack early in the second half. The movements of the players became agile. Celta Vigo kept digging down the right flank.
In the 6th minute of the second half, Lee Kang-in’s free kick followed by Muriki’s header missed the goal. In the 18th minute of the second half, Celta Vigo added Servi and Larsen to put more weight on the attack. Like the first half, Mallorca faced off with all defense. After blocking the opponent’s attack, a quick counterattack aimed at the space behind Celta Vigo.
Mallorca introduced Baba as a joker in the 26th minute of the second half. Lee Kang-in showed sharp kicking skills in the second half. He delivered accurate kicks to teammates from set pieces. Celta Vigo’s defenders showed rough play in the process of blocking Lee Kang-in. In addition, Lee Kang-in was strong not only in attack but also in defense, and was willing to fight nerves with the opponent. 먹튀검증
Celta Vigo introduced Tapia as a joker in the 30th minute of the second half. Mallorca put Cadeware in the 36th minute of the second half. In the 37th minute of the second half, Celta Vigo’s mid-range shot hit the Mallorca goal. It was the most regrettable scene for Celta Vigo. Celta Vigo launched a wave of offensive attacks, and Mallorca responded with a physical defense. Celta Vigo’s header was blocked by the Mallorca goalkeeper in extra time in the second half. Celta Vigo’s defender Mayo was sent off at the end of the game for accumulating warnings.
Mallorca maintained a one-goal lead. Mallorca won 1-0 in a difficult away game. It was a first-of-its-kind away victory. After the victory, Lee Kang-in roared.
Whoscored.com, a European statistics site, gave Lee Kang-in the highest rating of 9.1. Also selected as Gyeonggi MOM. It was acknowledged that it was the best performance among the players of the two teams in this match. Muriki scored 7.6, Ndiaye 7.3 and Raiyo 8.0. The ratings of Celta Vigo players were low. Aspas scored 6.1, Tapia 6.3, Nunes 7.8 and Ceferovic 6.0.
Lee Kang-in also received the highest score of 8.4 on Sofa Score, another statistical website. It was higher than Ndiaye (7.0 points), who scored the winning goal. Next to Lee Kang-in was defender Lai-Yo with 7.8 points.