Marcelo, Casemiro, Isco and Toni Kroos return as Real made four changes from the win against Mallorca. Real Madrid go top – two clear of Barca – and Espanyol are ten points from safety and sit rock bottom. Carvajal crosses and Madrid lose the ball. That kicked Real into gear as Casemiro and Sergio Ramos had brief glimpses of the Espanyol goal before Casemiro headed their best opening over on 14 minutes when Varane's near-post flick directed a corner onto the unmarked Brazilian six yards out.
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Below the text is a list of the direct games. Ramos and Benzema forced saved from former Real Madrid stopper Diego Lopez as half-time approached, but just as Espanyol thought they had reached the interval unscathed, the visitors' quality came to the fore. Teams Espanyol Real Madrid played so far 46 matches. Man of the Match: Karim Benzema. Zinedine Zidane will be thrilled with tonight's result. Benzema unpicked the Espanyol defence on the stroke of half-time with a sublime back-heel that bewildered two defenders and laid the opener on a plate for Casemiro.
Crucially, though, they have won five straight matches, striking a balance between style and substance, while Barca have twice dropped points. Less so with the performance which was up and down and not Los Blancos' fluent best. He should have hit the target when well placed in the first half and then aimed a tame shot into Courtois' clutches shortly after the break.
Kike Garcia struck the winning goal in the 69th minute to restore Eibar's lead after Granada forward Roberto Soldado had cancelled out Pablo de Blasis' opening goal, giving the Basques only their second victory on the road this season.
Real Madrid go back to the top of La Liga after a hard-fought 1-0 win away at Espanyol. Hamilton's Russia penalty points rescinded, Karim Benzema's stunning assist inspired Real Madrid to victory at Espanyol, We would like your feedback, please fill in our survey.
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Subs: Vinicius (5), Rodrygo (5).
Here you can easy to compare statistics for both teams. Espanyol XI: Lopez; Gomez, Bernardo, Cabrera, Didac; Embarba, Lopez, Roca, Darder, Wu Lei; Raul De Tomas. Hamilton's Russia penalty points rescinded, Karim Benzema's stunning assist inspired Real Madrid to victory at Espanyol, We would like your feedback, please fill in our survey. Madrid may have given up more chances than usual in recent weeks, but opponents must still make sure to take their opportunities when they arrive. America's new superstar - you just don't know it!
Copyright © 2020 Goal.com All rights reserved. Benzema was next to try his luck and draw a save from Lopez, whose busy outing continued with a double stop from Casemiro and Eden Hazard in a goalmouth scramble prompted by his own failure to deal with a high cross. 83. Real Madrid host Getafe on Thursday at 9pm, while Espanyol travel to Real Sociedad at the earlier time of 6.30pm. Madrid passing it around in front of Espanyol.
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Madrid reinvigorated since restart. La Liga round-up: Eibar edge closer to survival, Villarreal boost CL hopes Espanyol made six changes from their defeat at Real Betis. Madrid march back to the top of La Liga ahead of their next game at the Bernabeu on Thursday.
Melendo's dangerous cross finds de Tomas but the ball slips off his toe. Espanyol 0-1 Real Madrid Espanyol are inches away from equalising.
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