What a perfect match from Real Madrid. The team was able to score four goals in 90 minutes and qualify for the next round of Copa Del Rey.
Zinedine Zidane met with journalists before the match. The coach said that Real Zaragoza is a very tough team, and it would be an important away games. At the same time, Zidane gave a rest to Casemiro and Gareth Bale. Zidane noted that Gareth Bale still has injury issues, and Welshman is not 100% for the matches. On the other hand, Zidane hoped for the fast recovery of Welsh winger.
1st half of the match
Real Madrid’s coach decided to make a few changes in the starting line-up. As you may know, Lucas Vazquez is back in action. He had a toe injury for three weeks, and now he is entirely fit. Zidane decided to start with three attacking players. Luka Jovic played from the start, along with Junior Vinicius and Lucas Vazquez. Zidane gave a chance to French goalkeeper, Areola, and he played a good match.
Los Blancos scored two goals in the first half. Raphael Varane scored the primary goal of the match. On the 5th minute, Toni Kroos decided to cross the ball in the penalty area of Zaragoza. No one could interrupt the movement of the ball, and finally, Raphael scored an easy tap in goal.
In 20 minutes, Real Madrid’s winger Lucas Vazquez scored the goal. Toni Kroos became the assistant again. In the first half, the German midfielder gave two assists. Lucas Vazquez got the ball from Toni and scored an easy goal.
2nd half of the match
Real Madrid increased the pressure on the defense of Real Zaragoza. The third goal of Los Blancos came after the 70th minute. Brazilian youngster made a beautiful combination with James Rodriguez. It was not hard for Junior to score a goal on a one-on-one with the goalkeeper.
After the third goal, Zidane substituted Junior Vinicius and Luka Jovic. Zidane gave a chance to Brahim Diaz and Karim Benzema. French striker finally returned from injury. Karim scored the fourth goal of Real Madrid thanks to a combination of Brahim and Dani Carvajal.