Proof of Strength El Real
Madrid – Although not confirmed a number of core players, Real Madrid won a convincing victory over Eibar 3-0. Alvaro Arbeloa call this victory also be evidence of the strength of El Real.
At the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday (11/04/2015) night, Madrid lost James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos are absent due to yellow card accumulation. Gareth Bale was injured while Karim Benzema rested.
However, Madrid yet still too mighty for Eibar. Carlo Ancelotti’s troops won the ball possession 63:37 to 24 total shots (13 on target), including an effort against the post are from Isco. While Eibar can only off four shots (two on target).
Madrid closed the first half with a 2-0 advantage over Eibar through goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez. In the second half, Jese Rodriguez completed the victory of the home team.
“That was a good win for us, especially with players who are absent,” said Madrid defender was reported by Reuters.
“We played with a lot of players who did not get a chance to play in so far this season but they responded very well and it shows the power that we have in this squad,” said Arbeloa.
Madrid still in second place with 73 points, a point behind Barcelona on it. But distance can be returned enlarged if successful Barca beat Sevilla in a match that will be held in a few moments.