The Real Madrid He suffered a lot to beat Celta in Balaídos. A triumph that reaffirms him in the league leadership and puts aside the debacle of the Clásico for a bit. Of course, it was a victory marked by the arbitration controversy with three penalties awarded in favor of Real Madrid and a goal annulled Celtic, which was 1-1. in which the intervention of the VAR was decisive. Four decisive actions that led to a very important victory for the Whites.
Real Madrid went to Balaídos with their usual ‘pájara’ this season. Come on, he didn’t know that the game had started against Celta who, with touch, fast and vertical football, were dominating a supported Real Madrid, for a change, for Cuts. The Galician team ruled but did not score, while Madrid trusted everything against them. This was the game when in the 18th minute, Nolito he committed the first penalty of the afternoon in favor of Real Madrid. A silly penalty on soldier, one of those that strikers do when they defend.
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The protests of Nolito, his teammates and the Celtiña bench were of no use because the penalty was thrown and scored benzenea in minute 19. That 0-1 changed the panorama of the match. It gave confidence to the whites who began to have the ball and that ‘killed’ a Celta who no longer reached Courtois’ goal that much. despite that, he kept saving his team. This was the match until the 40th minute when Celta equalized with a shot from Gallant that Courtois stopped, hit the post and ended up going into the goal. A goal that did not go up to the scoreboard because Quotation marksthat accompanied the trajectory of the ball, was offside and in the opinion of the VAR and the referee, bothered Alaba when it comes to avoiding the goal. Total outrage at Celta and relief at Real Madrid that came with that 0-1 at halftime.
Celta came out in the second half with everything for the tie and achieved it in the 52nd minute thanks to Nolito which culminated a great play by the local attack. It was Real Madrid’s turn to start again against Celta who went to complete the comeback. The whites were having a hard time, but in the 63rd minute, a new penalty, this time from Murillo about Rmeasles gave him oxygen. Or so it seemed because dilute he stopped Benzema’s shot. Total ecstasy in Balaídos who saw that Celta’s victory was possible. An ecstasy that turned into anger when seeing how the referee signaled a new penalty in favor of Real Madrid. This time about Mendy what Benzema He didn’t fail and put the score at 1-2 in the 69th minute. Celtiña’s anger was absolute due to the decisions of the referee and he went on to mess around in the stands asking for a penalty every time Real Madrid was in the local area.
Celta did not lower their arms at any time and gave everything looking for the equalizer. He squeezed a Real Madrid incapable of having the ball to stop the offensive desires of the local team. A Celta that locked up Real Madrid in his area, but it was of no use because the whites took a long-suffering victory and that reaffirms him in the league leadership
|1 M.Dituro||1 T.Courtois|
|twenty Kevin||17 Lucas Vazquez 61′|
|fifteen J.Aidoo||(two D.Carvajal)|
|24 j murillo||3 Eder Militao 85′|
|17 Javier Galan||(6 Nacho)|
|6 D. Suarez||4 D. Alaba|
|9 Nolito 72′||23 f mandy|
|(22 saints mine)||14 casemiro|
|8 F. Beltran 72′||10 L. Modric 74′|
|(14 R. Tapia)||(fifteen F. Valverde)|
|23 Brais Mendez 81′||8 T. Kroos 85′|
|(18 O. Pineda)||(19 D. Ceballos)|
|10 Iago Aspas||eleven M. Asensio 61′|
|7 T. Galhardo 60′||(twenty-one Rodrygo)|
|(eleven F.Cervi)||9 K. Benzema|
|twenty Vinicius jr.|
Goals:(0-1) K. Benzema (19′), (1-1) Nolito (52′), (1-2) K. Benzema (69′)
Cards:L Javi Galan (36′), T. Galhardo (40′), J. Murillo (57′)L
Referee: Pablo Gonzalez Fuertes
Spectators: 17,000 in the Abanca Balaídos
|THE BEST The desire of Cellta that never gave up|
|WORST The arbitration controversy|