Valencia CF vs Villarreal

Jan, 26 / 20:45 Matchday 21

Actualidad del Valencia C.F.
May, 12 2018

The head-to-head battles to look out for in Girona FC vs Valencia CF

Stuani vs Rodrigo

Without out, these are two of the most dangerous strikers in LaLiga. Both Rodrigo and Stuani are the top goalscorers at their respective teams, with the Valencia CF striking having 16 goals to his name, while the Girona FC man has 19. The Spaniard has chipped in with four assists, with Stuani yet to contribute one to the cause. Rodrigo has tried his luck on 65 occasions, compared to his opponent’s 59, with the Spain international much more involved in play too (860 passes to 468).

Bernardo vs Gabriel Paulista

Valencia CF’s Brazilian defender is enjoying his best professional season yet and on Saturday at Montilivi will go up against another fellow centre back that is doing well at Girona FC. Gabriel has featured in 30 LaLiga games, within which he has won back the ball 166 times, compared to Bernardo’s 117. On top of that, the Brazilian has made 47 tackles, compared to the Girona FC defender’s 32. When playing out from the back, the Valencia CF man is more involved too, making 1,365 passes compared to Bernardo’s 1,094. The Girona CF defender has blocked 18 shots, however, four more than his counterpart.