Athletic-Real Madrid: the leader looks for the seventh victory in a row

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News | 07/05/2020 | Javier Vazquez

The Whites face a demanding visit with the aim of reinforcing their first position (2:00 p.m., Movistar LaLiga).

The League does not stop and with hardly any time to savor the important victory against Getafe, the ensemble directed by Zinedine Zidane you already have a new commitment ahead of you. It will be in an always complicated scenario: San Mamés, where the Real Madrid He will visit Athletic (2:00 p.m., Movistar LaLiga) in the match corresponding to day 34. The objective of the Whites is to add a new victory and reinforce their leadership status.

In the previous meeting this week, the team established its best streak of the season: six consecutive victories. Now, the intention is to prolong this dynamic against a rival who is fighting to reach European positions and who has a balance of three wins, two draws and one defeat since the championship resumed.


Despite the rival's demand, the Real Madrid He is undefeated in the last nine league matches between both teams. Some parties in which he was the protagonist Benzema, which has marked 11 goals against Athletic. The French striker is part of the call for 23 players for the meeting of San Mamés.


"It is another game with a lot of difficulty but we are ready," he said. Zidane at a press conference. He Real Madrid He continues to face each match as a final in the fight to proclaim himself champion. After their visit to Athletic, the Whites will have to face Alavés, Granada, Villarreal and Leganés in order to continue chaining wins to take the title.

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