Girona is adding troops to their cause and the last to show that this League is called to be important is Álex Baena. His signing (on loan from Villarreal until the end of the course) was confirmed last Thursday and three days later, on Sunday against Las Palmas, he made his debut. The attacker enjoyed just over half an hour, enough to leave details of his quality and made Míchel see that he was the cheeky player, with a good one on one and assistant he needed for his attack. “I am very happy, I really wanted to debut. Both the coaching staff and the teammates have welcomed me very well ”, he explained.
Baena proved to be rolling after doing the preseason with Villarreal and Míchel trusted him to try to beat Las Palmas. And the Roquetas de Mar player was one step away from being decisive because in 65 ‘he placed a measured center to Stuani at the far post that he was unable to take advantage of. It was an occasion that the Uruguayan does not usually fail. “We are annoyed for not taking the three points, but we have to continue working for next week”, commented a Baena who, apart from creating that clear opportunity, initialed his letter of introduction with a shot on goal, ten good passes and only one bad, received two fouls and recovered a ball. The footballer on loan from Villarreal points out ways and, in addition, he showed no problem in acquiring gallons. He got on well with Stuani.