Eibar 0-4 Real Madrid: Zinedine Zidane’s title chasing visitors run rampant to go top of La Liga

Eibar 0-4 Real Madrid: Zinedine Zidane’s title chasing visitors run rampant with goals from Sergio Ramos, Federico Valverde and a Karim Benzema double taking Los Blancos top of La Liga

  • Karim Benzema opened the scoring for Real Madrid with his 8th goal of the season
  • Sergio Ramos and Benzema then both scored from the penalty spot to take Los Blancos into half time 3-0 up  
  • Eibar improved in the second half but Federico Valverde rounded off the scoring with a well-placed shot 

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Real Madrid cruised to a comfortable 4-0 victory at Eibar to move Los Blancos back to the top of La Liga.

Karim Benzema scored twice, once of which from the penalty spot, while Sergio Ramos also scored a penalty as the visitors ran rampant during the first half. 

Eibar improved in the second half and actually had more chances than the visitors, but Federico Valverde killed the game off with his first goal for Madrid.

More to follow…. 

Karim Benzema struck twice in the first half to go to the top of the La Liga scoring charts scoring nine times this season

Sergio Ramos scored Real Madrid's second goal of the game and his third penalty in the last four games in all competitions

Sergio Ramos scored Real Madrid’s second goal of the game and his third penalty in the last four games in all competitions

Federico Valverde rounded off the scoring with a well placed finish to score his first goal as a Real Madrid player

Federico Valverde rounded off the scoring with a well placed finish to score his first goal as a Real Madrid player

Zinedine Zidane made three changes to the side that demolished Galatasary 6-0 in the Champions League

Zinedine Zidane made three changes to the side that demolished Galatasary 6-0 in the Champions League

Eden Hazard was one of the main creative sparks in Real Madrid's side and won the first penalty taken by Sergio Ramos

Eden Hazard was one of the main creative sparks in Real Madrid’s side and won the first penalty taken by Sergio Ramos

MATCH FACTS 

Eibar: Dmitrovic, De Blasis, Arbilla, Bigas, Angel, Orellana (Leon 65), Escalante, Diop (Exposito 81), Inui, Kike (Charles 81), Enrich

Unused substitutes: Burgos, Gonzalez Casin, Rodriguez, Tejero 

Real Madrid: Courtois, Mendy, Ramos, Varane, Carvajal, Valverde (Isco 72), Casemiro, Modric, Hazard (Vinicius (72), Benzema, Vazquez (Diaz 81)

Unused substitutes: Militao, Areola, Kroos, Rodrygo 


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