Karim Benzema opened the scoring for Real Madrid against FC Barcelona on Saturday night. The French striker took advantage of a Lucas Vazquez cross to score with a heel.
A superb opening of the score. Karim Benzema scored with the manner to give the advantage to Real Madrid against FC Barcelona, Saturday evening within the framework of the 30th day of La Liga.
At the origin of the action, which occurred in the 14th minute, Federico Valverde pierced the Catalan block with a ball rush in the foot in the axis. By erasing Jordi Alba, the Uruguayan midfielder was able to shift Lucas Vazquez, launched on the right wing. The Spanish side then saw the call of Karim Benzema in the box, who threw himself at the near post to conclude with a heel.
19th goal in La Liga
Indispensable for Real Madrid, who are preparing in passing their quarter-final second leg of the Champions League against Liverpool (Wednesday), Karim Benzema is now 19 goals in the league this season (25 in all competitions). It’s also made seven consecutive league games scoring for him.
Before the kickoff of this Clasico, Barça were two points ahead of their rival, third, and one step behind Atlético de Madrid, at the top of the standings.
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