Mission accomplished for Real Madrid as they secure a 2-0 home win against Getafe

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Technical card:
Real Madrid: David Soria, Damian Suarez, Erick Cabaco, Sofian Chakla, Mathias Olivera, Francisco Portillo, Mauro Arambarri, Nemanja Maksimovic, Marc Cucurella, Angel Rodriguez and Cucho Hernandez
Getafe: Thibaut Courtois, Ferland Mendy, Nacho, Raphael Varane, Marcelo, Marvin Park, Marco Asensio, Casemiro, Luka Modric, Vinicius Junior and Karim Benzema
Stadium: the Alfredo di Stéfano
Goals: Karim Benzema (1-0, min. 60) and Ferland Mendy (2-0, min. 66)

Real Madrid beat Getafe with a thumping 2-0 victory on Tuesday at the Alfredo Di Estefano. Today’s result, Real Madrid are in 2nd place, with 46 points from 22 matches, while Getafe sit in 13th, with 24 points from 22.

After an uneventful first half, Real Madrid continued to apply pressure the second half and were rewarded, with Karim Benzema opening the scoring in the 60th minute. Later, Real Madrid took the lead with a goal form a goal from Ferland Mendy, 66 minutes in, which sealed the victory for Real Madrid.

For Real Madrid Sergio Arribas, Isco and Victor Chust came on for Marvin Park, Marco Asensio and Marcelo, while Getafe brought on Jaime Mata, Takefusa Kubo, Carles Alena, Enes Ünal and David Timor to replace Cucho Hernandez, Angel Rodriguez, Francisco Portillo, Marc Cucurella and Erick Cabaco.

There were bookings for Ferland Mendy from Madrid and Sofian Chakla for Getafe.

In the next round of action in the LaLiga, both Getafe and Real Madrid will play at home against Real Sociedad and Valencia respectively.


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