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MADRID, LEADER AGAIN

Real Madrid regains the solo leadership of LaLiga more than 2 years later

Published:26/09/2019 - 19:25h

Updated:26/09/2019 - 19:25h

Real Madrid took advantage of the puncture of Athletic and was placed solo leader of LaLiga for the first time in more than two years. Whites did not go first without being tied with another team since May 1, 2017

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The Real Madrid won to Osasuna by 2-0 past east Wednesday in Santiago Bernabéu. Vinicius And Rodrygo gave him the victory to the whites, that with these three points put leaders in solitary of the LaLiga Santander. The ones of Zinedine Zidane took advantage of of the tie of the Athletic in Leganés to advance to the bilbaínos.

It is necessary to trace back to 21 May 2017 to indicate the last time in which the Madrid was leader in solitary of the Spanish League. This day, the merengues won the League in the Rosaleda after winning by 0-2 in the last day of the competition liguera. Since, the madridistas never have achieved to put first without being empatados with another team.

This abysmal series of 857 days without being leader broke this Wednesday after the victory in front of the navarros. The only thrice in which the Madrid had gone leader empatado to points with other teams was to the start of the campaign 2017-2018, in the second day of the 2018-2019 and in this beginning of course 2019-2020, when it won in the first day.

The aim of the Madrid happens now for lengthening this leadership in solitary the maximum possible to grow at stake and confidence. The whites began the year with a lot of doubts and, in fact, does only a week that fell with bang in front of the PSG in his debut of Champions. But the victory in Seville and this triumph in front of Osasuna could have served so that Zidane and his begin to heave the flight.

The 'derby' Madrilenian, key for the leadership

The Athletic of Madrid, nevertheless, will try that the madridistas go back to crash and lose the leadership this weekend. This Saturday, there is 'derby' Madrilenian in Wanda in which it will be the meeting of the day. If the Madrid attains to take out the three points, will step of giant to level of morals to try strengthen like leader in solitary of LaLiga.

If the whites lose in Wanda, the Athletic could be leader the next day. Also the Seville, the Athletic or the Real (if it wins to the Alavés this Thursday) could finish first with a prick merengue. Besides, the FC Barcelona could put to only a point of the Madrid in the classification if it wins to the Getafe in the Coliseum.

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