Real Madrid swept its guest, Celta Vigo, 5-2, in the exciting match that brought the two teams together on Sunday evening, at the “Santiago Bernabeu”, where the royal team returns to play after an absence of 560 days, due to comprehensive renovations, in the fourth round of the league competition. Spain’s La Liga.
Real vs Celta Vigo
Real Madrid was 2-1 behind at the end of the first half of the match, and Celta Vigo was the first to score through its player Santi Mina after 4 minutes of the start, taking advantage of a defensive error, and hit the ball to the right of the royal guard Courtois.
French star Karim Benzema scored the equalizer for the royal team in the 24th minute, with a powerful shot that Celta Vigo goalkeeper failed to address.
The visiting team scored the second goal in the 31st minute through Franco Cervi, from a new defensive error by the Meringue players.
With the beginning of the second half and in the 46th minute, French star Karim Benzema managed to score the equalizer for the royal team, and his second personal goal.
The Brazilian Vinicius Junior scored Real Madrid’s third goal, in the 54th minute, after receiving a wonderful pass from Karim Benzema, who was unique in its impact on the goal and placed it to the left of the goalkeeper.
French newcomer Eduardo Camavinga added the fourth goal of Al-Maringi in the 72nd minute, after following a rebound from the goalkeeper.
The French star Karim Benzema concluded by scoring the fifth goal and the third personal “hat-trick”, from a penalty kick in the 87th minute of the match.
Spanish league standings
Real Madrid returned to the top of the Spanish league table with 10 points, with a goal difference from Valencia and Atletico Madrid, who have the same balance of points.