The Real Madrid team fell into the trap of a goalless draw against its guest Villarreal during the match that brought the two teams together today, Saturday, at the “Santiago Bernabeu” stadium, the stronghold of the Royal Club, in the seventh round of the Spanish League competition “Liga”.
The royal team tried to score a goal during the match through the attacks of Karim Benzema and Vinicius, but there is a defensive desperation on the part of the yellow submarine team.
The formation of Real Madrid was as follows: Goalkeepers: Courtois / Defense: Alaba – Militao – Nacho / Midfield: Valverde – Modric – Casemiro – Asensio / Attack: Rodrygo – Benzema – Vinicius.
With this result, Real Madrid maintains the top of the Spanish League with 17 points, 3 points behind runner-up Seville with 14 points, while Villarreal comes in tenth place with 8 points.
Real Madrid opened the season with a 4-1 victory over Alaves, then tied with Levante 3-3, then achieved a difficult victory over Real Betis with a clean goal, then swept Celta Vigo 5-2, before they succeeded in overcoming the obstacle of Valencia with a score of 2 1, and beat Mallorca 6-1 before a draw today.
As for Villarreal, the competitions of the 2021-2022 season of the Spanish League did not start as it should, after they achieved four consecutive draws, then beat Elche in the sixth round, and the “Yellow Submarines” team has a postponed match.
The two teams have faced each other in 43 matches, Real Madrid managed to win 24 matches, while Villarreal settled in its favour, four matches, and a tie between them over 15 matches.