Real Madrid won 3-1 against Espanyol in Spanish La Liga. At the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Real made a great comeback after conceding a goal at the beginning of the match.
However, the team’s return to the match is nothing new. Ancelotti’s disciples have won several matches even after trailing in the whole match. Real, who have not won in the last three matches in La Liga, returned to the winning streak in the fourth match thanks to the goals of two Brazilians.
Espanyol took the lead eight minutes into the match on Saturday (March 11) evening. Joselu gave the visitors the lead through Sergio Gomez’s cross.
The hosts became more aggressive after digesting the goal. The hosts could have equalized in the 14th minute of the match. But Kamavinga’s shot was brilliantly blocked by Espanyol’s goalkeeper Pacheco.
Vinicius entered the visitors’ box in the 22nd minute of the match. Then the Brazilian equalized with a skillful shot.
However, this forward showed great skill throughout the match. He also contributed to the second goal. Chuamenikable took the ball from a wonderful pass by Vinny and advanced towards the opponent. Later, another Brazilian, Eder Militao, gave the team the lead with a wonderful header. In the 39th minute of the match, Real Madrid went to the break with a 2-1 margin by their Militao goal. Marco Asensio increased the margin in the third minute of the extra time of the match and confirmed the victory.
With this win, Real came to the top two of the points table. At the end of 25 matches, their points are 56. Barcelona is at the top of the table with 62 points after playing one less match.
In the other match of the day, Celta Vigo won 3-0 against Rayo Viocano.