Real Madrid traces and thrashes Osasuna in a declaration of intentions to LaLiga

  • Those of Zidane traced the early reddish goal thanks to Isco, Ramos, Lucas and Jovic
Sergio Ramos and Karim Benzema celebrate the second goal of Real Madrid. Photo: EFE

Real Madrid won three vital points this Sunday in their fight for LaLiga thanks to the victory against Osasuna by 1-4 in the match played at El Sadar. The reds were ahead in the first minutes thanks to the goal of Unai García, but Isco, Sergio Ramos, Lucas Vázquez and Jovic made the comeback.

Osasuna, as expected, printed a frantic pace in the first stages of the crash. The Sadar always accompanies and raised the decibels in the first arrivals with danger of Rubén García and Nacho Vidal. It was in a corner kick when the Arrasate team went ahead on a shot by Unai García, who won the mark of a Casemiro.

From there, Real Madrid was the owner and lord of the ball. Osasuna backed his defensive line several meters and the white team began to handle the leather and considerably lower the number of cons of the opponent. Luckily it did not take long to tie, in the 33rd minute, through Isco, that a rejection was found within the area to fly to the long stick of Herrera.

Five minutes later it was Sergio Ramos who led his team head-on after a great assist from Casemiro. Madrid liked and exhibited its punch in the air game. In these fields is where you win leagues and Zidane's team completely forgot the first bad minutes to compete in a demanding field.

After the break, the game matched and it was not until the 84th minute when Lucas, Zidane's first change to the detriment of Bale, who scored the sentence in a Benzema run. With everything decided, the physicist of Valverde portrayed his pair and assisted Jovic, who with a left overcame Herrera.


CA OSASUNA: Herrera; Nacho Vidal, Unai García, David García, Estupiñán; Brasanac, Moncayola (Fran Mérida, min. 9), Torres (Cardona, min. 77), Iñigo Pérez; Rubén García and Arnaiz (Gallego, min. 61).

REAL MADRID: Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Sergio Ramos, Mendy; Valverde, Casemiro, Modric, Isco (Vinicius, min. 82); Bale (Lucas Vázquez, min. 71) and Benzema (Jovic, min. 88).


1-0, min. 14: Unai García.

1-1, min. 33: Isco.

1-2, min. 38: Bouquets.

1-3, min. 84: Lucas Vázquez.

1-4, min. 92: Jovic.

REFEREE: Gil Manzano (C. Extremeño). He admonished Nacho Vidal (min.57) and David García (min.69) by Osasuna and Carvajal (min.73) and Ramos (min.79) by Real Madrid.

STADIUM: The Sadar.