Actual Madrid began and not using a single Spanish participant, for the primary time in its historical past, towards Villarreal within the La Liga match on the Estadio de la Ceramica on Saturday.
Three Frenchman, two Brazilians, two Germans, a Croat, a Belgian, an Austrian and a Uruguayan began the match as Los Blancos regarded to proceed its pursuit for the league title. Actual Madrid is stage with Barcelona on 38 factors and a degree right here would take it on prime of the league desk, enjoying a recreation additional.
Nonetheless, it was Villarreal which drew first blood with Yeremi Pino scoring from a Gerard Moreno cross. Pino’s strike deflected off Benjamin Mendy into the Actual Madrid web early within the second half.
Actual Madrid equalised quickly, when Karim Benzema scored from the spot on the hour mark. Three minutes later, to Actual’s frustration David Alaba conceded a penalty and Villarreal bought its noses in entrance with Moreno making it 2-1 for his staff.
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