The referee blows his whistle for the final time to end this match.
Great solo effort by Aday (Girona) as he tricks his way past two defenders before firing in a low drive from long range towards the middle of the goal. The goalkeeper is alert and makes a save.
We will have 4 min. of added time.
Girona take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
What a save from Antonio Sivera! Seydou Doumbia (Girona) jumps high to meet a cross and glances a promising header from close range, but the goalkeeper pulls off a brilliant stop to keep it out.
Portu (Girona) received a delightful pass inside the box before slotting the ball past the goalkeeper. What a brilliant finish!
Abelardo has decided to make a change. Alejandro Blanco (Alaves) replaces Jony.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Jonathan Calleri departs the field of play to be replaced by John Guidetti (Alaves).
Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) receives the ball inside the box, reacts quickly and without any problems stabs the ball inside the right post.
The ball goes out for a corner. Alaves can continue in their attacking effort.
Girona have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Seydou Doumbia (Girona) leaps high to meet a lofted pass inside the six-yard box, but his header only flies onto the left post and away off it.
Patrick Twumasi (Alaves) delivers a long ball, but it lacks enough power to reach his teammates and is intercepted by one of the defenders.
Abelardo has decided to substitute Diego Rolan and he is replaced by Patrick Twumasi (Alaves).
Adrian Marin (Alaves) easily beats an opponent inside the box and goes for goal, but his effort flies just wide of the left post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Girona.
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Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) found some space to dink a cross from the side into the box, but it needed to be more precise to threaten the opposition.
The game has come to an end for Carles Planas. He has contributed as much as he could today. He will be replaced by the fresh legs of Aday (Girona).
A pass from Jony (Alaves) is intercepted by Gorka Iraizoz and the move breaks down.
Mario Melero Lopez shows a yellow card to Carles Planas (Girona), who isn't surprised as the tackle was really hard and late.
Alex Granell (Girona) fails to produce a decent enough free kick for a player of his ability and the only target that he finds is the wall of defenders in front of him.
Marc Muniesa (Girona) seems to be alright and is okay to carry on.
Marc Muniesa (Girona) picks up a yellow card for a foul.
Marc Muniesa (Girona) is having a really tough time right now. We are about to find out how serious his injury is.
Diego Rolan (Alaves) is awarded a yellow card for his tackle. He doesn't seem to agree with the decision, but Mario Melero Lopez ignores the protests.
Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) can't expect anything else than a yellow card for his hard tackle. And a yellow it is. Mario Melero Lopez didn't think twice about pulling it out of his pocket.
Pedro Alcala (Girona) times his run too early and the linesman raises his flag for offside.
Portu (Girona) darts into the penalty area to latch on to a pass, and he unleashes a low shot in the direction of the right post. Antonio Sivera is alert and denies him with a nice save.
Alex Granell (Girona) probably spotted the goalkeeper off his line, but his long-range effort flew just a few inches over the bar. The ball goes out of play and Alaves will have a goal kick.
Jony (Alaves) crosses the ball from the free kick, but it goes out of play. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Girona.
Carles Planas (Girona) brings an opponent down and Mario Melero Lopez interrupts the game. Alaves have a free kick.
What a save from Gorka Iraizoz! Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) jumps high to meet a cross and glances a promising header from close range towards the bottom right corner, but the goalkeeper pulls off a brilliant save to keep it out.
Carlos Vigaray (Alaves) produces a dangerous lofted cross into the box which is intercepted.
That's a well-taken pass by Manu Garcia (Alaves). He unleashes a strike from the edge of the box, but blazes it high over the bar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Girona.
Here is a change after the half-time break. Kevin Soni (Girona) is replaced by Patrick Roberts.
The players are back out on the pitch following the half-time break and the second half is about to start.
There will be nothing more to see in the first half. The whistle blowing of Mario Melero Lopez has ended it.
The foul by Tomas Pina (Alaves) is worthy of a card and a yellow is duly shown by Mario Melero Lopez.
Girona are ruled offside.
Jony (Alaves) bursts inside the box, beats two defenders and produces a strike from the penalty spot. The shot has power, but lacks precision and the goalkeeper stops it easily. The scoreline remains the same.
Antonio Sivera leaps to intercept the corner kick from Portu (Girona).
The ball rebounds and arrives at the feet of Mubarak Wakaso (Alaves) just outside the box. He doesn't think twice and fires a brilliant shot inside the left post. His attempt was beyond the reach of Gorka Iraizoz, so the score changes to 1:0.
Diego Rolan (Alaves) misses a big chance from point-blank range as he struck the ball low towards the middle of the goal. His promising effort following the corner kick was, to his disappointment, thwarted by Gorka Iraizoz with a fabulous save.
Jony (Alaves) will take the corner.
Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) gets inside the penalty area and sends a powerful shot that almost ends inside the net. The keeper is alert and makes a good save. The ball goes out of play and Alaves have been awarded a corner kick.
Substitution. Anthony Lozano walks off the pitch and Seydou Doumbia (Girona) comes on as a substitute.
Pere Pons (Girona) misses a good chance to score. A perfect cross into the box finds Pere Pons (Girona) who rises for a header, but he sends the ball well over the bar. The ball goes out of play and Alaves will have a goal kick.
The ball is whipped in from the corner by Jony (Alaves), but one of the defenders gets it clear.
Mario Melero Lopez shows a yellow card to Kevin Soni (Girona) for a tough tackle.
The linesman raises his flag as one of the players from Alaves was in an offside position.
Wasted opportunity. Kevin Soni (Girona) gets to the rebound inside the box and smashes the ball just wide of the right post.
Girona didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
Portu (Girona) gets in a header from close range after a lofted pass, but the effort flies just over the bar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Alaves.
Fine play by Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) opens up space on the edge of the box for the shot, but his effort lacks accuracy and flies miles past the right post. The ball goes out of play and Girona will have a goal kick.
Mario Melero Lopez blows his whistle as Kevin Soni (Girona) used excessive force in the tackle during an attack.
A precise low pass is received by Kevin Soni (Girona), who makes a yard for himself on the edge of the box, but his poorly placed shot sails well wide of the left post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Alaves.
Kevin Soni (Girona) has the goal in his sights after a good run to the edge of the box, but his weak effort flies high over the bar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Alaves.
Poor challenge! Mubarak Wakaso (Alaves) is penalised for tripping and Mario Melero Lopez blows his whistle. Girona are awarded a free kick. Let's see what they create from this.
Jony (Alaves) works the corner short.
Ximo Navarro (Alaves) gets to the ball from the resulting corner and tries his luck with a shot, but one of the defenders steps in to block the effort. Now Alaves have a corner.
Jony (Alaves) takes the ball to the corner flag and sends it into the box.
Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) received a pass inside the box and sent a dangerous shot in on goal, but keep the champagne on ice as one of the defenders stepped in and blocked the effort. It's hard to say whether the keeper would have stopped it. The referee points to the corner flag. It's a corner to Alaves.
Mario Melero Lopez blows his whistle after Mubarak Wakaso (Alaves) brings one of his opponents down with a strong tackle.
That was a nice football moment. Jony (Alaves) receives an amazing defence-splitting low pass on the edge of the box and blasts the ball towards the bottom right corner. Gorka Iraizoz guesses his intention and dives superbly to deny him with a remarkable save!
Jonathan Calleri (Alaves) attempts to find Jony, but puts far too much on the pass and the chance is gone.
Portu (Girona) fires a shot well wide of the right post from inside the box after latching onto a short pass. The ball goes out of play and Alaves will have a goal kick.
The resulting corner comes to nothing as Jony (Alaves) sends it out of play.
Anthony Lozano (Girona) fouls an opponent during an attacking move.
Portu (Girona) whips a promising cross into the box, but the opposition's defence intercepts the ball.
The first half has just begun.
The players are out at last! Girona will take the kick-off.
Mario Melero Lopez got the nomination for today's game and will try his best to be a fair judge and not make any mistakes.
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