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Mallorca beat Celta Vigo 1-0 in Spanish league

Associated Press
Apr 16, 2013 at 09:22am IST

Madrid: A late goal by Giovani Dos Santos gave Mallorca a 1-0 win over fellow relegation struggler Celta Vigo in the Spanish league on Monday.

Dos Santos netted from a rebound in the third minute of injury time after Mallorca midfielder Tomas Pina sent a cross toward the far post and goalkeeper Javier Varas saved a header from striker Tomer Hamed.

The win lifts Mallorca above Celta into 19th place in the 20-team league on 27 points, just one point from safety. Celta are last on 24 points after 31 games.

Mallorca beat Celta Vigo 1-0 in Spanish league

A late goal by Giovani Dos Santos gave Mallorca a 1-0 win over fellow relegation struggler Celta Vigo.

Barcelona lead the standings on 81 points, ahead of Real Madrid on 68 and third-place Atletico Madrid on 65.

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