Deportivo de La Coruña and Fuenlabrada face in the 42nd working day of the Smartbank League, which has been involved in controversy, due to the contagion of Covid-19 that affected a good part of the Fuenlabreña squad.
He “Depor”Has filed resources and appeals to invalidate the meeting, but the decision of the League It seems firm and the A Coruña team is already fighting with no option to save this match.
He Fuenlabrada, meanwhile, has 60 points, matched with Vallecano Ray and one less than him Elche (61), who currently holds the sixth position, but both with one more match. Therefore, with winning or drawing (for the differential balance of goals with respect to Elche, his competitor for the square, which favors Fuenlabrada) would ensure the classification to dispute the promotion playoff, as sixth classified.
The match was postponed since, just one hour before the match, it was made public that several players from the Madrid team had tested positive for coronavirus. This event has raised a great controversy which has caused the meeting to be postponed, and many voices from different parts of the sport, or even from senior officials, such as the mayor of La Coruña, have spoken about it.
In the first leg, played at the Fernando Torres stadium, both teams shared the points with a draw to one goal, thanks to the goals of Hugo Fraile and Mamadou Koné.
When is Deportivo-Fuenlabrada played?
The game is played today, Friday August 7, at 20.00 hours
Where to watch Deportivo – Fuenlabrada?
The match can be seen on Movistar LaLiga, the Movistar Plus platform that covers the Second Division of soccer. You can follow everything related to the game on the website of Sports world.