Disastrous defensive mistakes caused Real Madrid to suffer its second defeat in the Spanish Football League championship this season, after losing 1/4 to its host Valencia today, Sunday, in the summit matches of the ninth stage of the competition.
Real Madrid (the title holder) stuck at 16 points in fourth place, four points behind Real Sociedad (leaders). In contrast, Valencia, who scored one point from his last four matches in the competition, increased to 11 points to advance to ninth place in the ranking table After he was in sixteenth place.
In a match that saw three penalty kicks being awarded to Valencia, Real scored through its French star Karim Benzema in the 23rd minute, before Carlos Soler tied for Valencia in the 35th minute with a penalty kick.
Valencia took the second goal, which came through friendly fire. After the French defender Raphael Varane, Real Madrid continued making disastrous mistakes, scoring a goal by mistake against his team in the 45th minute.
Real Madrid continued their defensive lapses during the second half, to cause Valencia to obtain two penalties that Soler translated for two other goals in the 54th and 63rd minutes, respectively, to give the royal team a kiss of life to Valencia, who suffered from shaky results during the current season. The Andalusian team achieved its third victory in 9 matches He has fought in the competition so far.
🥳 Celebrating his first hattrick and a big WIN in #LaLiga!
— Valencia CF 🦇🍊🌊 (@valenciacf_en) November 8, 2020