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By ANGEL RODRIGUEZ
Updated: 11/11/2023, 13:59 CET
A Highly Anticipated Clash: Rayo Vallecano vs Girona
The match between Rayo Vallecano and Girona, the current surprise leader of the First Division, is set to take place at the Vallecas Stadium. Every encounter between these two teams holds significance, but this season’s showdown carries even more weight. Girona’s coach, ‘Míchel I de Vallecas,’ leads the team from the top of LaLiga, showcasing an enviable style of play that has impressed the entire league. Meanwhile, Rayo Vallecano aims to reclaim their reputation as a formidable opponent after a few challenging seasons.
A Personal Battle for Míchel
Míchel, who has never defeated his former team as a coach, will undoubtedly be the center of attention in this clash. Since their encounter in the 2020-2021 promotion playoff, both teams have engaged in several captivating duels, adding an extra layer of excitement to this match.
Rayo Vallecano enters this game with renewed confidence following their impressive performance against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabéu. Despite their defensive solidity, they struggled to convert their chances throughout the match.
Girona, on the other hand, arrives as the current leader of the Primera Division after 12 matchdays of exceptional play. They boast the highest goal tally in the league and sit comfortably 24 points above the relegation zone. Additionally, they have secured five consecutive victories at home.