Barcelona Vs Real Madrid
Real Madrid met a slightly desperate Barcelona side, who hadn’t lived up to their lofty standards. They started the game, 7 points below the the whites prior to kickoff. They were hungry to achieve maximum points against an outstanding Real Madrid team, who have been incredible. Yet to lose a game this season, they were about to face their toughest game yet. Zidane’s unbeaten record was in threat.
First Half Goal less but not Lifeless
The game was off to its natural start. Both teams fired up, looking to shine in an thrilling game. In the first half, the game had many chances, which was not capitalised by either teams. At half time the score was interestingly poised at 0-0.
Breathtaking second half
In 2nd half, just like the first. Both teams promised to break the deadlock. It was until the substitution of the magician midfielder Andres Iniesta. He brought life back to the game. Making some crucial passes. It was as if he could pick a dandruff 50 metres away from him. His vision, simply admirable. As expected after persistent attacking. Suarez jumped ahead of the young Frenchman Raphael Varane to register the Catalan giants a goal.
Barcelona 1-0 up, Madrid in trouble
Zidane, started to get concerned, it was looking very likely that their remarkable undefeated streak was looking to end. Zidane made shuffled his team and made couple of changes. They all weren’t able to make any impact in the game. Game looked dead at the 90th minute. With only 3 minutes in injury time.
Sergio Ramos Late header saves the day for Madrid
They received a valuable corner. All the eyes were on the Real Madrid Captain who had made a reputation for getting goals at the most desperate of times. Madrid pinged the ball in, Ramos leaped higher then pique to score a thundering header to silent the home crowd. The spectators stunned to silence after an unexpected goal in the dyeing minutes of the game.
Barcelona vs Madrid Review
So, how does the table stand after this draw? Well Real Madrid undefeated lead the table and finishes the way it started. Still many points behind. Barcelona know they cannot afford any lapses, as they face a mountain to climb. If they are they retain the title.