Real Madrid managed to reap the full points when host Espanyol on Saturday, February 18 evening hrs. Gareth Bale mark her comeback with a goal to bring the contribution Los Blancos won 2-0.
Madrid melakoni this important mission to continue to keep the distance to Barcelona is ranked second in the league table of La Liga. Moreover, they are also eyeing record of always scoring for 42 consecutive games.
Victory Madrid begins goals from Alvaro Morata in the 33rd minute. Former Juventus striker scored after utilizing cross from Isco gorgeous. 1-0 score lasted until the game after the first half.
In the second half, Zinedine Zidane made some changes by entering Casemiro and players who have long pulled over due to injury, Gareth Bale. Casemiro replaces Mateo Kovacic, while Bale replaced Morata.
Bale then mark her comeback after nearly three months to pull over due to injury with a goal. Players from Wales was scored in the 83rd minute after receiving a through pass from Isco.
Bale ran the break Espanyol defense from midfield. He then ended with a fierce shot that is fruitful for her first goal since November 2016. The final result, Los Blancos won 2-0.
These results membbuat Madrid more comfortable at the top of La Liga for a while with 52 points from 21 times a game. They are four points with Barcelona who is ranked second.
The composition of the players of both teams:
Madrid: Casilla, Carvajal, Pepe, Varane, Nacho, Kovacic, Kroos, Isco, Lucas, Morata, Ronaldo.
Espanyol: Lopez, Reyes, Lopes, Duarte, Caricol, Fuego, Diop, Jose Antonio Reyes, Pablo Piatti, Moreno.