Villarreal beat Fundació Futbol Base Reus (1-3) and drew against Gimnàstic de Tarragona (1-1) and Real Betis (1-1)
Emotions, feelings and a lot of fun for Villarreal CF EDI (team with intellectual disabilities), who played the first phase of LaLiga Genuine 2021/22 this weekend. The groguets travelled to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to enjoy their football and proudly represent the colours of the Submarine.
The Villarreal EDI team got off to a good start in LaLiga Genuine with a win against Fundació Futbol Base Reus (1-3) and two draws against Gimnàstic de Tarragona (1-1) and Real Betis (1-1). The continuation of the first phase will be held in Gijón from 22 to 24 April.
Villarreal’s EDI results in the first phase of LaLiga Genuine were as follows:
Gimnàstic de Tarragona vs Villarreal CF: (1-1)
Futbol Base Reus – Villarreal CF (1-3)
Real Betis vs Villarreal CF (1-1)
The competition is played in the form of 8-a-side football, in matches of four quarters of ten minutes each. The 2021/22 season is divided into three phases and will take place in five venues. A total of 42 teams are taking part. In LaLiga Genuine Santander, it is not only the sporting results that count, but also the positive attitudes of sportsmanship shown during the matches. For this reason, the teams will receive a series of points each matchday that will reward the behaviour and actions of sportsmanship and fair play of players, coaches and fans.
In LaLiga Genuine, it’s about participating before competing.