Valencia are hovering dangerously close to the relegation zone but striker Roberto Soldado is sure they will recover their form soon.
“It is clear that the start is costing us more than we all expected, but we are working and we will rise to the occasion,” the 27-year-old commented in conversation with the club's official television channel.
"We have played only five games. The team has to prove we are better than what we have done so far, and we will certainly do that on Saturday.”
Mauricio Pellegrino's troops take on Real Zaragoza at Mestalla on Saturday.