Karim Benzema giving the taconazo in front of the Espanyol


The VAR had to review Benzema's magic pass on Madrid's goal

Published:29/06/2020 - 01:18h

Updated:29/06/2020 - 02:13h

Karim Benzema was the great protagonist of Espanyol-Madrid when assisting Casemiro in the only goal for whites in Barcelona. A great heel that the VAR had to review due to Sergio Ramos' very doubtful previous position

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Karim Benzema is being definitely the big protagonist of this League for a Real Madrid that it is right now the big favourite to heave the trophy. The French went back to go out in Barcelona in the importantísima victory of the merengues in front of the Espanyol by 0-1. The madridistas had an opportunity of gold to put with two points above the FC Barcelona and did not fail thanks to the talent of the French forward.

The '9' white, that today dressed of green, rescued to his team in the final stretch of the first time with a wonderful assistance to Casemiro that cost a victory and who know if a League. The tip received a left of Sergio Bouquets and escorado in the right without possibility of shot intuyó the desmarque of the Brazilian and put it to him of heel so that it defined to placer. A pass genial with included pipe that will remain in the history of the Madrid and of the football if the ones of Concha Spine win the championship.

But the golazo of the madridistas went back to have something of controversy by the doubtful position of Bouquets when it received a long pass of Marcelo. The sevillano was very just when it combed of head and the VAR had to review the action during a minute after the target of the Madrid. Mateu Lahoz, referee of the crash, took in giving permission to take out of the centre of the field, but at the end allowed it and the so much went up to the marker.

Apparently in the image sees to a defender of the Espanyol a bit by behind the of Beds that breaks the offside. In the room VOR also saw it clear after analysing the played and gave validity to the so much. A luck for the Real, since before the goal was very dense and hardly had upset put it of Diego López in the first time. The genialidad of Benzema was sufficient so that the ones of Chamartín added three points that could decide LaLiga.

The Madrid at last won without controversy

It is the first party that the Madrid wins without any controversy since it went back the football to Spain. Against the Eibar a tremendously doubtful position of irregular raised the suspicions, but the VAR affirmed that there was not illegal position of the Frenchman. In front of Valencia himself there was a played much more controversial with a goal of Rodrigo Moreno that cancelled by an offside positional of Maxi Gómez. A very debatable action that the valencianistas regretted during and after the crash.

But it went in the meeting in front of the Real Sociedad when more controversy there was, since they went back to cancel another so much by offside positional, this even more debatable, there was a possible hand of Benzema in his goal and besides the penalti to Vinicius Jr was as little doubtful. Tras What went for some a 'theft', the Madrid received to the Mallorca and marked the 1-0 after a possible fault of Carvajal to Dani Rodríguez in the 1-0 of Vinicius. It will be necessary to see if in the next days the controversy will go back to surround to the madridistas.

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