Real Valladolid 0-1 Real Madrid: Real Madrid ease past Real Valladolid with a 1-0 victory away

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Technical card:
Real Valladolid: Thibaut Courtois, Lucas Vazquez, Raphael Varane, Nacho, Ferland Mendy, Casemiro, Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, Marco Asensio, Vinicius Junior and Mariano Diaz
Real Madrid: Jordi Masip, Luis Perez, Bruno Gonzalez, Joaquin Fernandez, Nacho Martinez, Saidy Janko, Ruben Alcaraz, Kike Perez, Roque Mesa, Fabian Orellana and Sergi Guardiola
Stadium: José Zorrilla
Goals: Casemiro (0-1, min. 65)

Real Valladolid on home loss to Madrid at José Zorrilla on Saturday. Real Valladolid wanted to improve their league standing after a 1-1 draw against Eibar. Real Madrid were hoping to increase their winning streak after back-to-back victories against Valencia and Getafe. As the table looks today, Real Valladolid and Real Madrid sit 19th, (21 points) and 2nd, (52 points), spots respectively, after 24 matches.

After a goalless first half, Real Madrid continued to pile on the pressure the second half and were rewarded, beginning with a goal from Casemiro in the 65th minute, which sealed the victory for the visitors.

For Valladolid, Jota, Shon Weissman, Kenan Kodro, Oscar Plano and Fede San Emeterio came on for Marco Asensio, Mariano Diaz and Vinicius Junior, and Madrid brought on Sergio Arribas, Hugo Duro and Isco for Marco Asensio, Mariano Diaz and Vinicius Junior.

There were bookings for Ruben Alcaraz, Nacho Martinez, Fabian Orellana and Oscar Plano from Valladolid and Lucas Vazquez and Sergio Arribas for Madrid.

Real Valladolid will next travel to Celta Vigo, while Real Madrid will face Real Sociedad at home.


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