this real Madrid He held a banquet this Saturday in Pasadena (California, USA) and defeated his opponent 2-0. JuventusWith the goals of the French Karim Benzema Y Marco Asensio, It’s the final pre-season friendly on American soil that boosted confidence ahead of the UEFA Super Cup to be played on August 10 against Eintracht Frankfurt.
After losing 0-1 Barcelona Works at Las Vegas Classic With a 2-2 draw with América and 2-2, Madrid closed the American tour with a solid performance and an authoritarian victory that strengthened in the first half. Benzema’s penalty and in the second it was signed by Asensio with a masterful choral play that culminated in it.
Madrid is happy 93,702 spectators of the iconic Rose Bowl, a record for Pasadena stadiumThousands of Madrid fans attended. He did it with an excellent team performance, Vinicius Junior with electricity and a defense by tapes No chance was given to Juventus.
Ancelotti made it clear that this friendship will serve the heroes of the Champions League final in Paris. to warm up engines Super Cup and indeed the starting eleven in Pasadena was the same from 1-0 against Liverpool, worth Madrid’s fourteenth European Cup.
David Alaba and Eder Militao They kicked the Serbian out of the game Dusan Vlahovic, Dani CarvajalAfter a week break, he returned to the group tour with rhythm and trio from the midfield he had formed. Toni Kroos, Casemiro and Luka Modric the attacker directed a high pressure to the side of the trident, Vinicius, Benzema, and Fede Valverde.
Madrid displayed good athletic form and pushed Juventus to the limit in the out-of-bounds phase, repeatedly retrieving the ball in the offensive zone and Mattia Perin’s goal is to create constant danger.
The madridista aggression on all pitches caused Juventus to make many mistakes and the penalty came in the 19th minute. Vlahovic missed a back pass and opted for Vinicius’s counterattackWhile he was about to shoot, Danilo was shot in the area by Luiz Da Silva.
The referee did not hesitate to signal the penalty and Benzema shot from the right. To celebrate his second goal this pre-season after his signing goal against America.
The spark of Vinicius, who delighted the fans with his big class plays, the class and calmness of Benzema, Modric and Kroos in possession, ensured that Madrid enjoyed themselves in Pasadena against Juventus. Argentine Angel Di Maria he was left alone and where the only danger comes from the set pieces.
Of course, in one Direct foul from 20 metersThe Turins were able to take advantage if a good shot from Leonardo Bonucci didn’t push the crossbar back.
Madrid playing with a special drawn jersey in cooperation with Juventus and adidas send a message in favor of inclusivityHe didn’t stop stepping on the gas and hit the second goal with Benzema’s curved shot from off-field with Mattia Perin’s left foot sent to the corner.
it was then ancelotti at eleven he made a revolution, gave way Lucas VazquezNacho FernandezJesus VallejoAurelien Tchouameni, Eduardo Camavinga, Dani Ceballos, Eden Hazard, Marco Asensio and Rodrygo Goes.
Ancelotti shuffled the cards, but did not change the result. Madrid continued their joy with the choir play and the award came in the 69th minute when Asensio finished a magnificent game and brought the score to 2-0. Asensio kicks off a wall with HazardHe freed Vallejo on the left so he could put it in the low center where Asensio himself had finished.
It was the target that definitively knocked down Juventus and doomed the match in favor of a Real Madrid already considering Helsinki and in Eintracht.
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2 – Real Madrid: Courtois; Carvajal, Militao, Alaba, Mendy; Casemiro, Kroos, Modric; Vinicius, Valverde, Benzema. He also played Rudiger, Lucas, Nacho, Vallejo, Tchouameni, Camavinga, Ceballos, Hazard, Asensio, Rodrygo.
0-Juventus: perine; Danilo, Bremer, Bonucci, Alex Sandro; Fagioli, Zakaria, Locatelli; Di Maria, Kean, Vlahovic. He also played for Cuadrado, Rovella, Aké, Gatti, Pellegrini, Pinsoglio, Soulé, Rugani, Cudrig, Barbieri, Da Graca.
Goals: 1-0, m.19: Benzema (penalty); 2-0, art.69: Asensio.
Referee: Michael Radchuck (USA). He showed Asensio (m.83) a yellow card from Real Madrid.
Events: A friendly match played in front of 93,702 spectators at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena (California, USA), a stadium record.