Real Madrid 1-1 Eibar as Gareth Bale cancels-out Fran Rico’s opener goal in exciting La Liga game, Real Madrid host Eibar in the Spanish La Liga game on Sunday and it proved a difficult test for Zidane’s side who found themselves trailing inside first 6 minutes of the game. Eibar took the lead through Fran Rico’s goal but Real Madrid bounced back in 18th minute when Gareth Bale scored to bring them back into the match. IF you missed the live action, tune in here for full match highlights.
Cristiano Ronaldo missed several chances as Real Madrid were frustrated by Eibar at the Bernabeu, A disjointed Real Madrid saw their winless streak extend to four games as Eibar held them to a draw at home. The visitors took a shock early lead, Fran Rico taking advantage of sloppy marking to head past Keylor Navas. Gareth Bale equalised with his 50th La Liga goal shortly after, rising to meet Cristiano Ronaldo’s lofted delivery. Zinedine Zidane made changes in both attack and defence at the interval but his side continued to spurn numerous chances as Eibar held firm. A win would have restored Real as league leaders but a fourth successive draw in all competitions means they trail Atletico Madrid on goal difference after their city rivals beat Valencia 2-0 away. And Real could fall further behind if Barcelona beat Celta Vigo later on Sunday.
Real Madrid 1 – 1 Eibar Spanish La Liga Match Highlights
- 06′ 0 – 1 Fran Rico scored inside first five minutes to put Eibar in surprise league.
- 18′ 1 – 1 Gareth Bale scored in 18th minute to make it 1-1 as Real Madrid started to get the grip on game.
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