Real Madrid defeated by Real Betis as Ronaldo returns from suspension
Sep 21, 2017 Sports 2322 By Michelle Clarke
- Real Madrid conceded a late goal and suffered a defeat in the hands of Real Betis.
- Madrid remained dominant throughout the match but failed to produce any goals.
- Betis scored the in the final minute of stoppage time in the second half.
Real Madrid have been defeated 1-0 by a ressilent Real Betis team on a night where they welcomed
Cristiano Ronaldo back from suspension.
With 27 shots and 7 shots on goal and 60% possession, Real Madrid failed to produce any goals during the match and eventually went on to pay for this.
In the final minute of stoppage time in the second half, Real Betis' Antonio Sanabria successfully beat his marker and slotted a sublime finish beyond Madrid's Keylor Navas.
This defeat now puts Real Madrid at 7th place in the Spanish La Liga table and with 8 points after 5 matches.
Zinedine Zidane's team is also currently seven points behind league leaders Barcelona who have a goal difference of 15 compared to Madrid's 4.