34 seconds. That is the time that José Luis Morales took to open the scoring at the Mestalla in the derby between Valencia and Levante. A goal, furthermore, that enters fully as the best of this beginning.
It was a chain error from Javi Gracia’s Valencia. First Esquerdo lost it at the side of the pitch, Levante recovered it, ball to Morales, who at the entrance of the box started to dribble as he did two years ago.
Morales took the ball past Mangala, as well as Gabriel Paulista while Wass watched and didn’t stick his leg out, and Morales arrived in the vicinity of Jaume’s goal.
The Valencia keeper couldn’t do anything for the quickest goal of the 2020-21 La Liga season. A goal that also put Levante in front in the derby.