On this day, Real Madrid won its 20th Football League

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NEWS | 05/18/2020

He conquered the championship of the 1979/80 season by beating Athletic (3-1) on the last day.

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the 20th League of the Real Madrid. On May 18, 1980, our team won the title after beating Athletic (3-1) at home on the last day. The madridistas went to the break with an advantage thanks to the goal of Angel. After passing through the changing rooms, Juanito He extended distances and Dani gave excitement to the game on the part of the visitor. Pirri, from a penalty, certified the victory and the championship.

The Real Madrid ended that League with a point of advantage on Real Sociedad and 14 on Sporting, third. In addition, the Madridistas were the top scorers of the championship with 70 goals. Santillana (23 points) was the top scorer of the team. That squad was trained by Boskov, which in its premiere at the club won the league title and the Copa del Rey.

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