Valladolid tops Celta Vigo behind Guerra’s hat trick

Updated: December 16, 2013

Valladolid, Spain ( – Javi Guerra’s second-half hat trick
helped Valladolid secure a 3-0 win over 10-man Celta Vigo on Monday, lifting
the club out of the bottom three.

With the game level at 0-0 in the 56th minute, Charles collected a second
yellow card for Celta Vigo after a foul on Valladolid’s Diego Marino.

The sending off changed the course of the match and Valladolid snatched the
lead on hour mark when Guerra finished off a cross from Patrick Ebert.

Carlos Pena played provider on the second goal seven minutes later to put
Valladolid in control at 2-0, and Guerra completed his hat trick four minutes
from time when he diverted Oscar’s cross into the lower right corner of the

Valladolid moves two points clear of the relegation places with the win and is
level on points with Celta.