Rayo Vallecano 0-0 Celta Vigo: Stalemate as Vallecano hold visitors to a draw

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On Thursday, Rayo and Celta played out a 0-0 draw at Estadio de Vallecas. Rayo were looking to continue their good run after winning their previous two matches against R Madrid at home and Seville away, by 3-2 and 1-0 respectively. Celta had lost their previous match against Osasuna. Rayo and Celta currently occupy 9th and 18th spots in the league, with 21 points and 11 points respectively after 14 matches.

Substitutions for Rayo included Sergio Camello, Salvi Sanchez, Pathe Ciss, Oscar Trejo and Randy Nteka for Falcao, Isi Palazon, Unai Lopez, Santi Comesana and Alvaro Garcia, respectively. Celta replaced Goncalo Paciencia, Kevin Vazquez, Renato Tapia and Gabriel Veiga for Iago Aspas, Pablo Duran, Fran Beltran and Oscar.

There were bookings for Santi Comesana, Alvaro Garcia, Falcao, Florian Lejeune, Óscar Valentín and Salvi Sanchez from Rayo, and Goncalo Paciencia, for Celta.

Rayo will next play Girona away, with Celta facing Seville at home.

Technical card:
Rayo Vallecano:Stole Dimitrievski, Ivan Balliu, Florian Lejeune, Alejandro Catena, Francisco Garcia, Isi Palazon (Salvi Sanchez, min.59), Óscar Valentín, Unai Lopez (Pathe Ciss, min.70), Santi Comesana (Oscar Trejo, min.70), Alvaro Garcia (Randy Nteka, min.89) and Falcao (Sergio Camello, min.59)
Celta Vigo:Agustin Marchesin, Óscar Mingueza, Joseph Aidoo, Unai Nunez, Kevin Vazquez (Pablo Duran, min.72), Renato Tapia (Fran Beltran, min.81), Gabriel Veiga (Oscar, min.82), Javi Galan, Goncalo Paciencia (Iago Aspas, min.65), Carles Perez and Franco Cervi
Stadium:Estadio de Vallecas