Leganes vs. Real Madrid – Football Match Report – Apr 15, 2019

Real Madrid stumbled to a 1-1 La Liga pull during Leganes on Monday, a latest unsatisfactory outcome in a calamity deteriorate for a European champions.

Zinedine Zidane‘s side, who are third in a list and 13 points behind leaders Barcelona, were unexcited opposite internal rivals Leganes.

Madrid put in a kind of dull opening that has tormented their season, with Marco Asensio and Raphael Varane blank good first-half chances.

“For me as coach, and them as players, we contingency keep perplexing to play better,” Zidane said. “We can play better, and we contingency play better. The initial half was not so good, a second half a bit better. Even if this competence have been a bad season, we contingency all give a bit more.”

Jonathan Silva dismissed Leganes forward in a 45th notation with their initial possibility of a game, pushing home from a corner of a box.

Karim Benzema equalised during a start of a second half and Marcelo saw a shot sloping divided as Madrid enjoyed a brief duration in ascendancy.

Leganes, 11th in a table, went tighten to winning a diversion though Youssef En-Nesyri had a idea rightly disallowed for offside.

Asked if Benzema angry by determined speak that a Bernabeu hierarchy would pointer a new striker this summer, Zidane said: “I don’t know — you’d have to ask him about that.”

“[Benzema] is used to that, new players coming,” Zidane said. “But he has shown his celebrity and that’s it. He is a illusory actor and this year what has altered is that he has scored many some-more goals, so we am happy for him.”

A Madrid actor whose destiny stays capricious is Welsh galactico Gareth Bale, who done small sense during a late run as a substitute.

“[Bale] is an critical actor of a squad,” Zidane said. “He has played 3 of a final 4 games, we think. Today we wanted to make a change, that’s all. Playing 10 or 15 mins is formidable for those who come into a game, it was a same with Lucas [Vazquez]. We make a changes to win a game, and we did not do that today.”

Information from Reuters and ESPN FC’s Dermot Corrigan was used in this report.

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