0-1: Madrid wins and leaves Valladolid leader

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CHRONICLE | 01/26/2020 | Javier Vázquez | PHOTOGRAPHER: Antonio Villalba

He won thanks to a goal from Nacho and adds his nineteenth consecutive unbeaten meeting.

  • The league
  • 21st day
  • 01/26/2020
José Zorrilla Stadium
The leadership passed through the José Zorrilla stadium and the Madrid it did not fail. Those of Zidane they won against Valladolid thanks to a goal from Nacho and lead the league. The Madrid players came out determined for victory and in the early stages they sought to take the initiative, but they found a rival that put a lot of pressure.

At ten minutes, Rodrygo He suffered a strong entry of Joaquin in three quarters of field. Kroos he took it to the area and Casemiro He scored headlong, but the VAR overturned the Brazilian's offside. The locals responded and Courtois He had to intervene to prevent the ball from sneaking directly from the corner. The intensity did not decrease, Mendy Y Rodrygo they were looking for driving depth, although it was Casemiro who tried his luck from afar in 38 ’, but he came to rest without goals.


With one more march in the second half came the chances. Casemiro drove the ball and Rodrygo He finished with the left-handed forcing Masip to stretch. Bouquets He headed a corner deflected, but it was the signal that showed that the team wanted more, and when the first hour of play had been played Isco threw a foul high from the front.

The goal came

In 66 ’ Rodrygo put a great shipment to changed leg and the head of Benzema He left very close to the stick. I enter Lucas Vázquez to give even more verticality to those of Zidane, which came forward shortly after. It was in the 78th minute, he focused Kroos Y Nacho an unappealable head shot was taken that surpassed Masip. He had to suffer, since Valladolid was thrown for the tie until the end and even they also annulled him somewhat, but the Madrid He leaves José Zorrilla as leader of the League.

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