CHRONICLE | 10/04/2020 | Alberto Navarro
The goals of Vinicius Jr. and Benzema sign the victory against Levante, the third in a row for Zidane's.
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Everything turned on its face after the quarter hour of play. Modrić took a corner and Vezo's clearance with his head reached Vinicius Jr., who controlled inside the area, adjusted the ball and took a nice shot with his right screw against which Aitor could do nothing. Golazo of the Brazilian, who marks for the second consecutive day. Levante reacted and was close to drawing at 30 '. It was also on a set piece play. Campaña took the corner and Vukcevic's header met the crossbar of the goal. Courtois.
Six minutes later the Real Madrid. Center Casemiro, who had stolen the ball in the spinal cord, and the header of Benzema he left high. It was the preamble to the visiting domain after passing through the changing room tunnel. He recovered Modrić up front after a clearance by Vezo in 51 ', handed it to Benzema and the Frenchman's shot from the front crashed into the post. A minute later Asensio saw the uncheck of Vinicius Jr. between the lines and the Brazilian's crossed shot did not find a goal for a few centimeters.
They were the best moments of the Real Madrid, which had another clear chance after a great combination between Benzema Y Vini Jr., which in the small area finished off wide in the 55th minute. Those of Zidane They had already deserved to extend distances, but Levante reacted and was able to tie in two shots from Bardhi from the front. In the first, in 58 ', he was very sure Courtois and in the second, two minutes later, he hit the ball in Casemiro and he changed his trajectory, but the Madrid goalkeeper showed his reflexes and cleared brilliantly with his feet.
Goal annulled to Ramos
The game began to be a round trip and the chances followed one another. Framework Bouquets headlong after a foul taken by Modrić in 68 ', but the goal was canceled for offside after being reviewed in the VAR. Zidane gave entrance to Rodrygo Y Lucas Vazquez instead of Asensio Y Vini Jr.
From there until the end, Levante arrived more assiduously and the leader had to do an exercise of defensive solidity. Clerc, somewhat heeled, had the tie in 77 ', but was more successful Courtois in hand to hand. Already in the addition, and in a quick counterattack, Rodrygo found Benzema, which did not fail in the heads up with Aitor. Third consecutive victory and the Real Madrid It is a leader.