Summary and goals of the match Real Madrid against Elche 2-2
Summary and goals of the match Real Madrid against Elche 2-2 in the Spanish League
Real Madrid snatched a thrilling 2-2 draw against Elche, during the match that brought the two teams together this evening, Sunday, at the “Santiago Bernabeu”, in the twenty-second round of the Spanish League.
Karim Benzema missed a penalty kick for Real Madrid in the 33rd minute, the first time the French star has missed a penalty kick with Real Madrid in 13 years.
Lucas Pouille scored the first goal for Aleche at the 42nd minute of the match, then Perry Milla added the second in the 76th minute.
In the 82nd minute, Luka Modric scored a penalty kick for Real Madrid to reduce the team to the royal team to 2-1, before Eder Militao scored Real’s second goal in the 92nd minute.
Karim Benzema, the Real Madrid star and top scorer, was knocked out in the 58th minute with an injury and was replaced by Luka Jovic, as the player exited due to pain in the hamstring muscle.
The formation of Real Madrid against Elche today was as follows: Goalkeepers: Courtois / Defense: Mendy, Militao, Alaba, Vazquez / Midfield: Kroos, Casemiro, Modric / Attack: Vinicius, Benzema, Hazard.
With this result, Real Madrid maintains the top spot in the La Liga standings with 50 points collected from wins in 15 matches, a draw in 5 and a loss in two matches.
Elche comes in 15th place with 23 points, with only 5 wins, 8 draws and 9 losses.