Karim Benzema celebrates a goal during the commitment Real Madrid-Athletic of Bilbao


Suffered victory of a grey Madrid to give him a 'hit' to LaLiga

Published:1/12/2021 - 22:54h

Updated:1/12/2021 - 23:39h

Karim Benzema was the attendant to annotate the target of the victory this Wednesday in the commitment in front of the Athletic of Bilbao in Santiago Bernabéu

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With the just, the Real Madrid did with the three points of the day 9 of LaLiga after winning in Santiago Bernabéu to the Athletic of Bilbao. This Wednesday the white group imposed did to cost his localía and imposed in front of the Basque picture by the minimum difference (1-0) thanks to the marked target by the always goleador, Karim Benzema.

In spite of that it did not exert a dominant paper, as in fact the rival created greater occasions of danger, the defence of the picture merengue answered to the height of the embates of the Athletic and prevented the fall of his fence. Thibaut Courtois undoubtedly was one of the big protagonists of the contention.

It was during the first 45 minutes when it saw a greater balance in field, with opportunities delivered for both teams in special benefit of shots to long distance. Toni Kroos and the 'Cat' warned then. However, the goal came thanks to a big collective association between Luka Modric, Marco Asensio and the goleador Benzema.

The mentioned figures of the Real Madrid jointed in the edge of the rival area, and with a fast association, penetrated in the same. The fortune also played to his favour, Modric disbursed the first finish that it covered Unai Simón, but could not retain it and the rebound remained in the feet of the fourth place of the classification of the Balloon of Gold, Karim Benzema.

Without doubting it, the forward shot the round at the end of the Basque networks to inaugurate the marker in favour of his team. Sucedió To the minute 40, and since neither the Madrid neither the Athletic attained to see door. This yes, the occasions did not be missing for the Basque club, that did not go down the arms and kept the siege on the whites, without success.

Indisputable leader

Like this then , the Real Madrid strengthens in the peak of the classification of LaLiga with 36 points after 15 parties contested. The ones of Carlo Ancelotti have attained to harvest five consecutive victories in the tournament. His nearer perseguidor, the Athletic of Madrid, accumulates 29 units in 14 days. By his part, the FC Barcelona moves away of his acérrimo rival with 23 points.

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