Real Madrid draw with Cadiz
A goalless draw settles against Real Madrid and Cadiz on Sunday evening, in the 18th round of La Liga, in the Merengue stronghold of “Santiago Bernabeu.”
With this draw, Cadiz halted a series of 7 wins, for Real Madrid in La Liga.
Real Madrid took their tally to 43 points at the top of the table.
Cadiz took their tally to 14 points in 19th place (penultimate).
The game began under pressure from Real Madrid, with Vinicius Jr. sprinting towards Cadiz’s goal, trying to shoot if it wasn’t for the intervention of the opposition defender Cala, who turned the ball into a corner in the 7th minute.
Toni Cross sent a powerful shot from outside the area, the top of Cadiz’s goal passing in the 15th minute.
Real full-back Ferland Mendy, a powerful ball that hit a Cadiz defender, turned into a corner in the 18th minute.
Vidi Valverde sent a powerful shot from outside the box, which saves by Cadiz’s goalkeeper Ledesma, who turned it into a corner in the 23rd minute.
Real Madrid’s attempts to break down Cadiz’s defenses continued.
Kroos aimed another ball from outside the area, the top of Cadiz’s goal passing in the 45th minute. To end the first half with a goalless draw.
As the second half began, the Cadiz goalkeeper continued to save Mernji’s attempts, facing Kroos’ header in the 56th minute.
Casemiro aimed a powerful ball from outside the area, the top of Cadiz’s goal passing in the 57th minute.
Valverde aimed a ball from the boundary of the box, which went wide of Cadiz’s goal in the 69th minute.
A try from Cadiz came through veteran striker Negredo. They received a pass from teammate Sobrino inside the area and struck alongside Courtois’s goal in the 75th minute.
Lucas Vázquez crossed from the right end to Kroos. Who hit a powerful ball that hit Cadiz’s defenses in the 80th minute.
Ledesma impresses in a strong save from Cross again in the 87th minute.
In overtime, the referee awarded a direct free kick to Real Madrid. Which Alaba hit the wall and the match ended in a goalless draw.