Valencia, who receives the Hercules on Sunday at the Mestalla in the twenty-second day of the season, it has imposed on the last class newly promoted teams who visited the Valencia stadium.
The team coached by Unai Emery scored nine points in game against these opponents last season, as they beat Zaragoza (3-1), Xerez (3-1) and Tenerife (1-0).
A trend in recent years it has become customary in the past but that was a problem for Valencia who used to concentrate on the matches against the 'big' and left points against inferior opponents theoretically considered that hampered his qualifying options .
In fact, the group has joined Valencia in the last ten clashes between Mestalla and address, 25 of the 30 points in game against newly promoted teams with a record of eight wins, one draw and one defeat.
In this sense, the only rival who has been able to impose on the people of Valencia Zaragoza has been the last championship won by 3-0 at La Romareda.
On this occasion, the Hercules will be the first newly promoted visiting Mestalla this season as the three matches of the first round were home and all resulted in victories against Hercules Valencia (1-2), Real Sociedad (1-2 ) and Levante (0-1).