Unai Emery’s side dominated Alaves, 5-2, in a late Spanish Championship game on Tuesday.
Three days before Christmas Eve, supporters of Villarreal got a little taste with this victory gift. On Tuesday night, Unai Emery’s team beat Alaves (5-2) at home in a late game of the 4e La Liga matchday.
With in particular doubles signed by the former Rémois Boulaye Dia (27e, 76e) and of Gerard Moreno (18e, 88e), the Yellow Submarine recorded a sixth success in the Championship and gained two places in the standings (9e).
Alaves, who had achieved the small feat of returning to equality thanks to Father Pons (44e) et Joselu (2-2, 65e), remainder 18e.