FCP 3-0 Arouca
GOAL! FCP, DANILO, 6!
GOAL! FCP, DANILO, penalty 32!
GOAL! FCP, Juan Fernando QUINTERO, 80
Strong performance in a dominating game. Martinez and Muriel's injuries offset by two assists by rotation player Adrian Lopez.
Nacional de Madiera 2-1 FCP
GOAL! FCP, Juan Fernando QUINTERO, 51!
GOAL! Nacional, Diego BARCELOS, 53!
GOAL! Nacional, Mario RONDON, 73!
Poor, poor game. Muriel was back however I decided to use a new tactic against the weaker side. Didn't work at all as we lost to Nacional de Madiera. League rivals SLB continued to pick up points. putting us to 2nd in the Premiera Liga.
FCP 1-1 Besiktas
EUFA Europa League
GOAL! FCP, Luis MURIEL, 23!
GAOL! Besiktas, Demba BA, 7
Very close game. Demba Ba almost snatched Besiktas the win when he went through on goal in stoppage time. Fantastic performance for Valencia, constantly threatening down the right wing.
FCP 2-1 Vit. Guimaraes
GOAL! FCP, MAICON, 45!
GOAL! FCP, Luis MURIEL, 61!
GOAL! Guimaraes, Moussa MAAZOU, 70!
Once again an easy game. Shame we didn't get more goals. Luis Muriel was always in the right place but Vit. Guimaraes goalkeeper had a great day.
Belenenses 0-2 FCP
GOAL! FCP, Luis MURIEL, 14!
GOAL! FCP, Bruno MARTINS INDI, 90!
Fantastic display away from home. We destroyed them but should have scored more really. Muriel consistently superb. We'll go away from this game confident of a result in Spain against a strong Real Sociedad side. I'll have to watch out for Carlos Vela (a Player I love on FM, Inigo Martinez and Xabi Prieto.
Premira Liga: 2nd
Europa League Group F: 2nd
Taca de Portugal 3rd Round Opponent: Juventude Evora