CHRONICLE | 09/30/2020 | Alberto Navarro
The Brazilian's goal certifies the superiority of Zidane's men in their first game of the season at Di Stéfano.
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- Wed, Sep 30
The Madridistas tried again seven minutes later. Precise pass from Valverde from the right and the shot of Jović with the left, first in the area, he did not find Valladolid's goal for very little. The minutes passed and the domain of the Real Madrid, increasingly obvious, was not reflected on the scoreboard. It would not be for occasions. Modrić controlled inside the area and gave the ball to Jović at 35 '. The Serbian's shot, somewhat heeled, crashed into the side of the net.
Casemiro, to the crossbar
They were having no luck Zidane, something that was demonstrated after passing through the changing rooms. Modrić took a corner in minute 49 ', Jović made a spectacular header before which Roberto showed off again and the subsequent auction of Casemiro was repelled by the crossbar. The visitor response was immediate and Courtois he excelled in the 55 'after a tight shot from Weissman from the edge.
Zidane a minute later entered Asensio, Carvajal Y Vinicius Jr. instead of Jović, Odriozola and Isco. And in 66 'the goal came with one of the newcomers as the protagonist. Vinicius Jr. steals the ball at the edge of the area and Valverde gives it to Benzema, but Ram is anticipating. The ball then hits his teammate Bruno and reaches the feet of the Brazilian, who defines perfectly to overtake the Madrid.
Second game without conceding
The hardest thing had already been accomplished and Courtois he shone on two dangerous shots from Raúl García and Waldo to keep the home side ahead. They were the only minutes in which the victory of the Real Madrid, who maintained possession and was even able to score the second on three clear occasions. The first came in a shot from Benzema from the front in 75 ', in which Roberto signed a stretched plastic. The second in a play of Modrić, who after stealing the ball in the front, found the post in his back shot with the inside of the right foot. And the last one, already in the addition, in a heads up with Vinicius Jr., who could not surpass Roberto.