Girona beat Tenerife in the play-off final for a spot in La Liga
MOSCOW, June 20 – The Girona football club won the right to play in the top division of the Spanish championship in the 2022/23 season following the results of a mini-tournament.
In the play-off final for the right to play in La Liga next season, Girona beat Tenerife on aggregate. The first meeting ended with a score of 0:0, in the second leg on Sunday, “Girona” won away – 3:1. The winners included Christian Stuani (42nd minute, penalty) and Arnau Martinez (80). Tenerife defender José Bernal sent the ball into his own net in the 68th minute. The home team has a goal on the account of Carlos Ruiz (59).
Earlier in the semi-finals of the playoffs, “Girona” was stronger than “Eibar” (0:1, 2:0).
Girona previously played in the top division of the Spanish championship for two seasons (-2017/18 and -2018/19), the best result of the team is 10th place in the debut season.
At the end of the 2021/22 season, Almeria and Valladolid also won the right to play in the Example, Granada, Levante and Alaves left the top division of the Spanish championship.