The both of John guidetti In Mestalla this past day was worth a gold point for Alavés in their aspirations to permanence. Gayà’s goal at the last minute prevented three from traveling to Mendizorrotza, but given the anguish of the Vitorian team, that tie will have to be considered good.
The goal of the Swedish striker, the first that Guidetti signed this campaign with the shirt of the Glorious, It also meant leaving the total number of hits against the rival goal of Alavés in his career in First to only one of a round number.
Indeed, because with that goal from Guidetti they are already 599 those that the Vitoria team has achieved in their 527 appearances in the highest category of our football. Javi Calleja’s team will have the first opportunity to reach 600 hits this coming Saturday, in Eibar (14:00).
The 599 held to date are divided between 355 achieved in the shelter of their own fans (or at least their stadium, given that the games have been played behind closed doors in recent months) and 244 away from their own fiefdom.
The last centenary goal in Alava’s history in Primera dates back to September 2, 2018. That day, Alavés beat Espanyol 2-1 in Mendizorrotza and the second goal, signed by Ruben
Nephew at 58 minutes, it was 500 in the history of the club in First.
Previously, Wilson had scored 100, Gerard
Lopez the 200, Javi
Brown the 300 and John
Aloisi the 400. Olive groves he was the author of the first goal, on December 7, 1930, in a R. Sociedad-Alavés that finished 2-2, on the first day of the 30-31 season, the first that had with Alavés.