May of 2016, el Levante consuma su descenso a 2ª tras más de un lustro de éxitos. After 6 straight seasons, his 11 Total 1st, granota team and a decline dragged the last two years , just down in Malaga in the cruelest way possible: with a serious refereeing error and two goals in the last minutes. It was the culmination of a number of errors in the remarkable sports planning.
Gone were a historic comeback to stay in 2011, liderato histórico en 1ª tras ganar 7 straight at the 2011/12, or the Europa League 2012/13 where machada grazed on a snowy Moscow after falling in overtime in the second round against Rubin Kazan in a match that had to play in the Russian capital, and after thrashing teams like Olympiakos.
The case “Barkero” It led to the end of an era in which the club failed to recover in 3 years following and after a stay of rebound miracle 2015, the club did not react and ended up paying with their bones in second one year later. Pero lejos de suponer una losa para el club granota, the decline has been a revival of the most interesting, something that fans and club needed urgently.
Manolo Salvador, responsible for the best time in the history of man Levante but also present in other much less bright, He left office after 18 years and gave way to another former Levante player Tito. Despite the misgivings of some fans for their alleged lack of experience in office, the work of former Levante midfielder Preciado the rise of 2003/04, It was impeccable.
rare signings were left behind, the players who came via intermediaries and turned to the origins looking for talented footballers but also very hungry. Thus came the Campaign, But Natxo, Espinosa, Postigo, Chema or Abraham and others who joined the base last year where important men like Pedro Lopez remained, Jefferson Lerma and especially José Morales, the player who is called to be the best in category. They assigned the repechage of players like Rafa Martins joined, Jason and Roger. The 2 past are becoming indispensable.
With 23 Points of 30 possible after 7 victorias, 2 draws and 1 defeat, Levante has begun to breach a very complicated and matched category such as the Second Division. We do not know where this team will, in a competition of almost 11 months is eternal but the truth is that the sensations are very good start to the season and leaves the image of a strong team capable of winning games suffering. We'll see where they arrive but the truth is that the rebirth of the Levante, It seems certain.
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