Elche, led by Argentine coach Jorge Almirón, celebrates two months since his last victory in the Spanish League, achieved on October 23 against Valencia at the Martínez Valero stadium (2-1).
Since then, the Elche team has played eight games, of which they have lost three, against Betis (3-1), Granada (0-1) and Atlético de Madrid (3-1) and tied five, against Celta de Vigo ( 1-1), Levante (1-1), Villarreal (0-0), Cádiz (1-1) and Osasuna (2-2).
After the victory against Valencia, Elche reached eighth place in the standings, their best classification in this championshipWhile at the moment, and in the absence of the entire day’s completion, it is located sixteenth, although it is certain that it will continue out of the relegation range.
The bad dynamics of the team that Almirón directs already surpasses the worst one suffered in his last season in Primera, 2014-15, when he remained seven consecutive games without adding the three points.
The only joy in this time interval was the Copa del Rey tie against Buñol, Regional team, which Elche overcame with much more trouble than expected (1-2).
The next day, the team from Elche receives Real Madrid to close the year and will start its 2021 against Athletic Bilbao, two games of maximum difficulty.