Match statistics

ValenciaAtlético

Goals scored0
1
Attempts on target3
 
5
Attempts off target5
 
1
Corners10
 
2
Offsides2
 
1
Fouls committed12
 
11
Yellow cards3
 
1
Red cards0
1

Standings

 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    (Aggregate: 2-5)
    Atlético are in the UEFA Europa League final largely thanks to an excellent first-leg display which gave Valencia a mountain to climb at Mestalla, while Adrián López's delightful volley settled the tie on the hour. They will be the home team in Bucharest on 9 May where they will face fellow Spanish side Athletic Club.
  • 90+3
    Soldado (Valencia) misses the target.
  • 90+3
    Mathieu (Valencia) has a shot blocked.
  • 90+2
    Koke (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mathieu (Valencia).
  • 90+1
    Koke (Atlético) delivers the corner.
  • 90+1
    Salvio (Atlético) has a shot blocked.
  • 90
    Soldado (Valencia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 90
    Diego Alves (Valencia) makes a save.
  • 90
    Salvio (Atlético) has an effort on goal.
  • 88
    Soldado (Valencia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 86
    Salvio (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Jordi Alba (Valencia).
  • Yellow Card
    86
    Aritz Aduriz (Valencia) is shown a yellow card.
  • 86
    Aritz Aduriz (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Juanfran (Atlético).
  • 85
    Courtois (Atlético) makes a save.
  • 85
    Costa (Valencia) has an effort on goal.
    Ricardo Costa fierce half-volley to parried to safety by Thibaut Courtois but surely any Valencia goal now would only be a consolation.
  • Substitution
    84
    Koke (in) - Diego (out) (Atlético)
  • 81
    Costa (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • Yellow Card
    79
    Jordi Alba (Valencia) is booked.
  • Yellow Card
    79
    Soldado (Valencia) is booked.
  • Red Card
    79
    Tiago (Atlético) is sent off.
    Tiago has been dismissed for an incident off the ball.
  • 76
    Costa (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • Substitution
    74
    Salvio (in) - Arda Turan (out) (Atlético)
  • 73
    Falcao (Atlético) has a shot blocked.
  • 72
    Diego (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Albelda (Valencia).
  • 70
    Albelda (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Diego (Atlético).
  • 70
    Albelda (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Arda Turan (Atlético).
  • Substitution
    68
    Costa (in) - Parejo (out) (Valencia)
    A like-for-like swap in the middle of Valencia's midfield.
  • 67
    Feghouli (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gabi (Atlético).
  • 66
    Falcao (Atlético) fouls.
  • 65
    Diego Alves (Valencia) makes a save.
  • 65
    Falcao (Atlético) has an effort on goal.
  • 64
    Diego (Atlético) delivers the corner.
  • 64
    Diego Alves (Valencia) makes a save.
  • 64
    Arda Turan (Atlético) has an effort on goal.
  • 62
    Falcao (Atlético) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Goal
    60
    Adrián López (Atlético) scores!
    Diego picks out Adrián López, who has time to control the ball on his chest and let it bounce before expertly volleying across Diego Alves and into the top left-hand corner to stun the home fans into silence.
  • Substitution
    59
    Mathieu (in) - Canales (out) (Valencia)
    Jérémy Mathieu replaces the injured Sergio Canales, who is carried off to a warm applause by both sets of fans.
  • Substitution
    57
    Aritz Aduriz (in) - Jonas (out) (Valencia)
    Aritz Aduriz comes on to a warm reception from the home fans but can the 31-year-old provide a much needed spark for Valencia?
  • 57
    Miranda (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Soldado (Valencia).
  • 56
    Rami (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Falcao (Atlético).
  • 55
    Arda Turan (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Parejo (Valencia).
  • 54
    Parejo (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • 51
    Parejo (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • Substitution
    46
    Gabi (in) - Mario Suárez (out) (Atlético)
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
    They might not have made the breakthrough in the first half but Valencia will take confidence from the fact that they have scored four of their 14 goals in the UEFA Europa League in the 15 minutes following the half-time interval.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    (Aggregate: 2-4)
    Paul Bryan, Mestalla: Valencia fans roar their team off at the break after the hosts put in a stirring attacking performance for much of the opening period. Coach Unai Emery will be demanding even more from his players after the break, however, with Atlético still two goals in front in this tie.
  • 45+1
    Mario Suárez (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Albelda (Valencia).
  • 42
    Barragán (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Filipe Luís (Atlético).
  • 41
    Diego Alves (Valencia) makes a save.
    With Valencia pushing forward in search of the goals they need to progress, Diego Simeone's side almost catch them out on the counterattack. However, Diego Alves is off his line sharply to deny the prolific Falcao.
  • 41
    Falcao (Atlético) has an effort on goal.
  • 40
    Parejo (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • 40
    Courtois (Atlético) makes a save.
    Sergio Canales shoots low and hard with his left foot but Thibaut Courtois has his near post covered and prevents Valencia taking the lead.
  • 40
    Canales (Valencia) has an effort on goal.
  • Yellow Card
    36
    Courtois (Atlético) is booked.
  • 35
    Canales (Valencia) delivers the corner.
    It is a poor set piece which is easily cleared.
  • 33
    Jonas (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Miranda (Atlético).
  • 33
    Soldado (Valencia) misses the target.
    Roberto Soldado flicks Antonio Barragán's cross from the right perilously past Thibaut Courtois's right-hand post with the goalkeeper rooted to the spot.
  • 31
    Jonas (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Godín (Atlético).
  • 29
    Feghouli (Valencia) misses the target.
    Sofiane Feghouli drags a shot wide of the left-hand post but there is only one team that looks like scoring at present and that is the hosts.
  • 29
    Rami (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Godín (Atlético).
  • 28
    Parejo (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • 26
    Tiago (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Jonas (Valencia).
  • 22
    Soldado (Valencia) misses the target.
    The Spanish international is on the stretch as he fails to keep his effort down.
  • 22
    Diego (Atlético) fouls.
  • 22
    Feghouli (Valencia) misses the target.
  • 21
    Canales (Valencia) delivers the corner.
    A wonderfully worked corner finds Sofiane Feghouli unmarked on the edge of the penalty area and his shot is deflected on target by Jonas but still no way past Thibaut Courtois.
  • 21
    Courtois (Atlético) makes a save.
  • 21
    Jonas (Valencia) has an effort on goal.
  • 21
    Parejo (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • 20
    Canales (Valencia) has a shot blocked.
  • 18
    Canales (Valencia) delivers the corner.
  • 14
    Arda Turan (Atlético) misses the target.
    Arda Turan tries his luck from range but the ball comfortably clears the crossbar.
  • 9
    Soldado (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Filipe Luís (Atlético).
  • 7
    Rami (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Courtois (Atlético).
  • 6
    Canales (Valencia) takes the free-kick.
  • 6
    Godín (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Soldado (Valencia).
  • 5
    Jordi Alba (Valencia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Falcao (Atlético).
  • 4
    Parejo (Valencia) takes the free-kick.
  • 4
    Tiago (Atlético) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Feghouli (Valencia).
    Quick feet from Sofiane Feghouli wins his side a free-kick but the chance is wasted.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    The visitors are on the front foot from the start looking to add to their first-leg advantage.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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