Almeria and Girona fighting over the last place in First
Almeria and Girona, only one will taste the glory of the next First Division. The Andalusian team eliminated Las Palmas in an agonizing match that even went to extra time. The hero of the match was Charles, the second goalscorer. He scored both goals for Almería and missed a penalty.
After the 1-1 draw in the first leg played on Wednesday, Almería had the advantage to acquire a place in the final due to promotion to First. In the end he succeeded but had to suffer a lot for it. Charles put the Andalusian team ahead but Chrisantus tied the game five minutes from time, what led the game to overtime.
The extra time was a real heart attack. Charles the local hero missed a penalty and then passed the hour, when the extension was over, Charles, he scored again what this time was the winning goal. Las Palmas finished with nine players on the field and with their players lying on the ground, they were dejected. Almería once again have a promotion opportunity. He escaped last week at Villarreal and now he will have his second chance.
Girona beats him 3 a 1 Alcorcón and will play the final
Girona achieves the greatest success in its history. The return match between the Catalan team and the Madrid team was much calmer than expected. Despite the fact that the first leg had ended with a draw to one, Girona resolved with absolute ease the game played in their own stadium.
The game had little history. Girona was much better than its rival. The Catalan team came to win by three to zero. The goal of the Madrid team was in the minute 86.
A hard stick for the Alcorcón that loses for the second time the opportunity to go up to First, Although having played two playoffs in a row should already be recognized by a team that until recently roamed the Second B. Girona for its part makes history, who wants to corroborate with his presence next season among the greatest. Almeria or Girona. God distributed luck.