Goals and Highlights: Real Madrid 3-0 Valencia in 2020 La Liga
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6:00 PMa year ago
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5:59 PMa year ago

Full Time | Real Madrid 3-0 Valencia

Real Madrid took full advantage of their chances in the second half to secure themselves an important win. The Merengues continue in the title race, just two points behind Barcelona.
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Kroos with a header that's just wide from the target!
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Benzema's work of art for the 3-0


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Four minutes of added time for the match.
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Kang-In Lee gets sent off after a foul on Sergio Ramos.
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86' | Real Madrid GOOOOOOOOOOAL!

Great goal from Benzema!

Asensio gives the ball the Benzema who then flicks it over his defender on the first touch and finishes it with a volley to the top left corner.

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The goal from Asensio to make it 2-0

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Kroos takes a free kick, but Cillessen does well to save.
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The 1-0 from Benzema

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Vinicius had a scoring chance on his first play of the game, but instead of going for goal, he tries to assist Asensio.

He does so wrongfully and a big chance is wasted.

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81' | Real Madrid Substitution

Vinicius replaces Eden Hazard for the final stretch of the game.
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The game resumes after the cooling break.
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76' | Valencia Substitution

Kang-In Lee replaces Rodrigo Moreno as Valencia's last sub of the game.
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The game stops again for another cooling break.
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74' | Real Madrid GOOOOOOOAL!

On his first touch of the ball, Asensio makes a perfect volley shot to beat Cillessen.
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73' | Real Madrid Substitution

Asensio comes on instead of Valverde.
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Mangala makes a speedy run to stop Hazard from going one on one against Cillessen.
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68' | Valencia Substitutions

Soler and Parejo leave their place on the pitch for Cheryshev and Coquelin.
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Cillessen makes a diving save to a shot from Modric.
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60' | Real Madrid GOOOOOOOOOAL!

Benzema has a one on one with Cillessen and he doesn't miss his chance!

Real Madrid are in front!

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59' | Valencia Substitutions

Ferran and Maxi Gómez are replaced by Guedes and Gameiro.
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Valverde shoots from long distance, but Cillessen keeps up his great work and makes a good save.
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Real Madrid has taken the initiative of the game, but struggle to get past Valencia's two lines of four.
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Hazard gets to the end line and tries to cut the ball back to one of his teammates, but no Real Madrid player gets there to tap it in.
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The second half begins with very timid attacks from both sides.

No real danger during the first five minutes.

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45' | Second Half Begins

We're underway with the last 45 minutes of the match between Real Madrid and Valencia.
4:52 PMa year ago

Half Time | Real Madrid 0-0 Valencia

A very hard-fought first half ends with the score equalized. Valencia seemed to have gotten the opener, but VAR ruled it offside.
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Hazard receives the ball on the edge of the box and tries a low-driven shot.

Cillessen makes yet another save!

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Ferran Torres had a good scoring chance, but Carvajal makes a sliding challenge to stop him.
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Casemiro with a header in a set-pieces play, but Cillessen makes another save.
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Kondogbia takes a left-footed strike that forces a diving save from Courtois.
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Carvajal finds Benzema with a good cross, but the Frenchman makes a very bad header that was neither a pass nor an attempt on goal.
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The game is resumed after the players have re-hydrated.
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The game is stopped for a cooling break.
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Great cross from Carvajal looking for Benzema, but Guillamón makes a great clearance.
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Carvajal dribbles and gets inside the 6-yard box. He looks for the far post with a low-driven shot.

Cillessen makes a miracle save using his right leg!

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24' | VAR Check: No goal!

Gómez was a few inches offside when he flicked on the ball and the goal won't count!
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20' | Valencia GOOOOOOOAL!

Soler places the ball inside the box.

Gómez flicks it on so Rodrigo could come in from behind and finish it!

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Hazard shoots once more, but Cillessen again makes an easy save thanks to his good positioning.
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Rodrigo Moreno has a one-on-one with Courtois. He shoots and hits the far post!
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Another powerful shot from Kroos stopped by Cillesen.
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Again Cillessen with an amazing save in a one-on-one situation against Hazard.
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Benzema gets into the box from the left and then cuts it back towards Kroos. The German tries a finish to the near post, but Cillessen is correctly placed to make the stop.
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Courtois punches out an interesting cross before the ball reached Mangala.
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Casemiro shoots from long distance, but Cillessen makes an easy save.
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0' | Kick Off

The game is underway at Estadio Alfredo di Stefano!
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Both teams step onto the pitch and we're seconds away from the start of the match.

Real Madrid will be wearing their traditional white kit, while Valencia are in an all-blue uniform.

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The benches at today's venue have been modified to respect social distancing measures. Subs will be at least 4 feet away from each other while they await the chance to play.


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The teams have just finished their warmups and we're just 15 minutes away from the start.

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Carvajal starts after all

After some confusion with the team sheets provided at the Alfredo Di Stefano, it is confirmed that it's Carvajal who starts while Marcelo will be on the bench.
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Everything set at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano for the start of the match between Real Madrid and Valencia.

We're half-hour away from kick-off!

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Last minute change in Real Madrid's starting XI

Marcelo will start the match instead of Dani Carvajal.

The Brazilian will most likely play as left-back, forcing Mendy to move to the right.

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Valencia making their way into Real Madrid's training facilities a few minutes ago.

The Naranjeros will look to go home with the three points and get back into the fight for Europa League places.


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Valencia CF: Starting XI

Cillessen; Gayà, Mangala, Gillamón, Wass; Kondogbia, Parejo, Torres, Soler; Gómez, Moreno.

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Real Madrid: Starting XI

Courtois; Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Mendy; Casemiro, Modric, Kroos, Valderde; Hazard, Benzema. 

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The Valencia squad took the necessary sanitary precautions for their trip to Spain's capital.


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A few images of the Real Madrid players arriving at their facilities in which the Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano is in.

They look to have positive attitudes as they friendly greet everyone they meet at the door.


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Valencia CF: Last Starting XI

Cillessen; Gayà, Guillamón, Diakhaby, Florenzi; Coquelin, Parejo, Guedes, Soler; Gómez, Moreno.
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Real Madrid: Last Starting XI

Courtois: Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Marcelo; Casemiro, Modric, Kroos; Rodrygo, Hazard, Benzema.
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His counterpart at Valencia Albert Celades also talked about the difficulty of the match.

He has urged his players to take it one game at the time and to be as prepared as possible for each match, taking into account that they will be playing with only two rest days until the season ends.

1:23 AMa year ago
The Real Madrid coach recognizes both the difficulty of facing a team like Valencia and the importance of winning this match in the title race against Barcelona.

1:19 AMa year ago

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1:17 AMa year ago

Valencia must win if they want to go to Europe

Valencia occupies eighth place in the league table with 43 points; one behind Villareal and four from Getafe who are seventh and sixth.

For them, a victory in a very difficult field would be ideal as they look to climb positions and get into the fight for Europa League berths.

1:14 AMa year ago

Real Madrid needs another win!

Real Madrid continues as sub-leader in La Liga after its rival Barcelona secured the first position for yet another week by defeating Leganés 2-0 on Tuesday.

The Merengues will want to do the same against Valencia and not fall behind in the title race.

12:22 AMa year ago

Kickoff Time

The Real Madrid vs Valencia match will be played at the Estadio Alfredo di Stefano, in Madrid, Spain. The kick-off is scheduled at 4:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm PT.

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