The party with the most penalties in League history

The party with the most penalties in League history
Peternac celebrates victory with the fans of Real Valladolid (Photo: El Norte de Castilla)

The season 1995-1996 It was one of the most 'curious’ the history of the Spanish League. to get started, It was the first that was formed by 22 teams and also he had the party with the most penalties in League history.

After a season of much suffering (He ended the first round as bottom club), Real Valladolid directed by Vicente Cantatore (who took over the bench to replace vallisoletano Rafa Benitez) permanence played in the penultimate round of the championship. his rival, a Real Oviedo and saved. Quote, the 19 May 1996 in the old Carlos Tartiere.

The meeting was intensely both in the field and in the stands. The relative closeness between the two cities and the importance of shock for visitors made blanquivioletas a large number of fans who supported their team strongly from the visitors tier stadium carbayón displace.


The first half ended with 2-1 for local and three goals, curiously, They were scored from the penalty spot. But not end there so many from the spot. the referee, Japan Sevilla, He became one of the main protagonists in pointing out three penalties in the second half. Six said total maximum penalties, absolute record in the Spanish league and all were scored.


The final score was a scandalous 3-8 for visitors. By the Real Oviedo they scored Christiansen twice (both penalty) Y Carlos. For him Real Valladolid made history Peternac, he scored 5 goals (4 penalty) Y Quevedo which achieved 3 many completing a totally atypical marker on one of the craziest games that are remembered.

In the box carbayón they formed that day players must, Onopko, Jerkan, Berto, Christiansen, Carlos or sadly disappeared Dubovsky. By pucelanos formed the template players like goalkeeper César Sánchez, Ivan Campo, Santa Maria, Quevedo, Peternac Benjamín.

That meeting served to both clubs fellowshipping after many years still celebrated with great cordiality each of the games in which two teams match both First and Second Division. He will always be remembered as the party with the most penalty which has been in the Spanish championship.


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