Rayo Vallecano were in control from the first to final whistle in La Liga game against Cadiz on Sunday. They increased their lead in the second half and in the end won 3-1 (2-1).
Rayo Vallecano scored the first goal when Alvaro Garcia found the net after 9 minutes, making it 0-1.
Cadiz equalised to make it 1-1, when Varazdat Haroyan scored, with an assist by Jens Jonsson, in the 23rd minute.
Rayo Vallecano took the lead just before the half-time whistle as Radamel Falcao scored, with an assist by Ivan Balliu.
The 3-1 goal came, when Isi Palazon scored a goal for Rayo Vallecano, with an assist by Sergi Guardiola, what brought the final score to 3-1.
Rayo Vallecano have 4 wins and 1 draw with a 13–3 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Cadiz have 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses and a 5–9 goal difference.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Cadiz at home in June 2020.
Rayo Vallecano are unbeaten at home, after two games. Cadiz are unbeaten on away soil, with one win in two tries so far in the league.
Rayo Vallecano have scored 13 goals. They have scored 10 goals at home. They’ve conceded 7 goals in total.
Cadiz have scored 7 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 7 goals. They’ve conceded 11 goals in total.
Rayo Vallecano have opened the score in 2 of their 6 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the La Liga, Rayo Vallecano will take on Osasuna (away) on 01 October 2021, Elche (home) on 16 October 2021 and Real Betis (away) on 23 October 2021. Cadiz play Valencia (home) on 01 October 2021, Espanyol (away) on 17 October 2021 and Alaves (home) on 23 October 2021.