• Spanish Liga BBVA
  • Date: Tue 21 September 2010
  • Kick-off: 21:00
  • Venue: Santiago Bernabeu
Real Madrid

Real Madrid

Ronaldo 28" (P)

Higuain 77"

Benzema 86"

3 - 0

Real Madrid vs Espanyol


Team Lineups

Real Madrid

1 Casillas
4 Sergio Ramos
12 Marcelo
2 Carvalho
3 Pepe
7 Ronaldo28"
10 Diarra
14 Alonso
22 Di Maria
23 Ozil
20 Higuain77"
Substitutes
25 Dudek
6 Diarra
9 Benzema86"
11 Granero
17 Arbeloa
21 Pedro Leon
24 Khedira

Espanyol

1 Kameni
18 Forlin
14 Galan
2 Chica
3 David Garcia
11 Verdu
29 Molina
22 Duscher
8 Callejon
10 Luis Garcia
19 Sergio Garcia
Substitutes
25 Alvarez
5 Didac
16 Lopez
20 Coro
27 Amat
28 Vazquez
33 Lopez

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Spanish Liga BBVA

Real Madrid

W L W W W W D D

Espanyol

D L W L D L L D
Head to Head
Real Madrid
3-0
Espanyol 06-Feb-2010
Espanyol
0-3
Real Madrid 12-Sep-2009
Espanyol
0-2
Real Madrid 28-Feb-2009
Real Madrid
2-2
Espanyol 05-Oct-2008
Real Madrid
2-1
Espanyol 08-Mar-2008
Espanyol
2-1
Real Madrid 20-Oct-2007


Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

92:59 +2.59
 

Close range shot by Javi Lopez goes wide of the right-hand upright.

92:13 +2.13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Javi Lopez, Xabi Alonso makes a clearance.

89:28
 

Cristiano Ronaldo takes a shot. Save by Carlos Kameni.

86:52
Goal
 

Karim Benzema fires in a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Real Madrid 3-0 Espanyol.Assist by Lassana Diarra. The referee sends off Juan Forlin for second bookable offence.

85:05
 

Shot from just outside the area by Alvaro Vazquez goes over the bar.

84:09
Substitution
 

Junior Marcelo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alvaro Vazquez. Jose Maria Callejon leaves the field to be replaced by Javi Lopez. Joan Verdu takes the direct free kick.

82:47
 

Alvaro Vazquez takes a shot. Save by Iker Casillas. Inswinging corner taken by Joan Verdu, save by Iker Casillas.

81:10
 

Cristiano Ronaldo takes a shot. Save by Carlos Kameni.

80:16
 

Corner taken by Joan Verdu played to the near post.

79:08
Substitution
 

Gonzalo Higuain goes off and Karim Benzema comes on.

78:42
 

The referee cautions Juan Forlin for dissent.

77:59
Goal
 

Gonzalo Higuain finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Real Madrid 2-0 Espanyol.Cristiano Ronaldo provided the assist for the goal.

76:51
 

Gonzalo Higuain takes a shot. Save made by Carlos Kameni.

75:11
 

Corner taken short by Joan Verdu.

72:44
Substitution
 

(Espanyol) makes a substitution, with Alvaro Vazquez coming on for de la Fuente Sergio Garcia.

69:37
 

Cristiano Ronaldo has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

69:13
 

Garcia Sergio Ramos produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

67:20
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Xabi Alonso, clearance made by Juan Forlin. Corner taken right-footed by Xabi Alonso, save made by Carlos Kameni.

66:27
 

Unfair challenge on Xabi Alonso by Fernandez Luis Garcia results in a free kick. Junior Marcelo restarts play with the free kick.

65:22
 

Jose Maria Callejon fouled by Alvaro Arbeloa, the ref awards a free kick. Carlos Kameni takes the free kick.

63:54
Substitution
 

Sami Khedira replaces Mesut Ozil.

61:48
Substitution
 

Ernesto Galan challenges Cristiano Ronaldo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Red card for Ernesto Galan. Joan Verdu booked. Alvaro Arbeloa on for Angel Di Maria. Xabi Alonso restarts play with the free kick.

59:25
Red card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kleper Pepe on Jose Maria Callejon. Kleper Pepe receives a red card. Free kick crossed right-footed by Fernandez Luis Garcia, save by Iker Casillas.

57:06
 

Lassana Diarra challenges Joan Verdu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aldo Duscher takes the direct free kick.

56:19
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Fernandez Luis Garcia. Iker Casillas takes the free kick.

56:19
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Fernandez Luis Garcia. Iker Casillas takes the free kick.

55:42
 

Jose Maria Callejon fouled by Kleper Pepe, the ref awards a free kick. Kleper Pepe goes into the referee's book. Vila Didac takes the free kick.

54:04
 

Gonzalo Higuain is ruled offside. Vila Didac restarts play with the free kick.

52:42
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Jose Maria Callejon goes over the bar.

52:17
 

Joan Verdu takes a shot. Brilliant save by Iker Casillas.

52:06
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Iker Casillas.

51:17
 

De la Fuente Sergio Garcia produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

49:29
 

Mesut Ozil takes the inswinging corner, Headed effort from inside the area by Garcia Sergio Ramos misses to the left of the goal.

48:00
 

De la Fuente Sergio Garcia takes a shot. Save made by Iker Casillas.

47:43
 

Corner taken right-footed by Fernandez Luis Garcia.

47:27
 

Fernandez Luis Garcia fouled by Xabi Alonso, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Joan Verdu.

46:10 +1.1
 

The official flags Fernandez Luis Garcia offside. Junior Marcelo restarts play with the free kick.

45:57
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Xabi Alonso, Shot from inside the six-yard box by Gonzalo Higuain goes wide right of the goal.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Espanyol) makes a substitution, with Vila Didac coming on for De la Cruz David Garcia.

43:57
 

The referee blows for offside against Gonzalo Higuain. Free kick taken by Carlos Kameni.

42:48
 

Lassana Diarra gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on De la Cruz David Garcia. Carlos Kameni takes the direct free kick.

41:37
 

Garcia Sergio Ramos gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Manuel Molina. Aldo Duscher restarts play with the free kick.

40:59
 

Joan Verdu produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

39:30
 

Francisco Chica challenges Mesut Ozil unfairly and gives away a free kick. Junior Marcelo takes the free kick.

37:54
 

Garcia Sergio Ramos crosses the ball, save by Carlos Kameni.

36:53
 

Jose Maria Callejon fouled by Garcia Sergio Ramos, the ref awards a free kick. Fernandez Luis Garcia delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel.

34:12
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Mesut Ozil from the right by-line.

32:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jose Maria Callejon by Garcia Sergio Ramos. Direct free kick taken by Carlos Kameni.

30:52
 

Cristiano Ronaldo takes a shot. Blocked by De la Cruz David Garcia.

30:52
 

Cristiano Ronaldo takes a shot. Blocked by De la Cruz David Garcia.

29:36
 

Gonzalo Higuain takes a shot. Francisco Chica gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Mesut Ozil from the right by-line, Gonzalo Higuain has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

25:27
Goal
 

Aldo Duscher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cristiano Ronaldo. Cristiano Ronaldo produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Fernandez Luis Garcia handles the ball and concedes a . The referee books Fernandez Luis Garcia for unsporting behaviour. Power penalty scored by Cristiano Ronaldo. Real Madrid 1-0 Espanyol.

23:46
 

Effort on goal by Angel Di Maria from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

22:35
Yellow card
 

Junior Marcelo booked.

16:17
Yellow card
 

Ricardo Carvalho receives a yellow card.

15:19
 

Effort on goal by Garcia Sergio Ramos from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

14:51
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mesut Ozil, Ernesto Galan makes a clearance.

10:36
 

Mesut Ozil takes a shot. Blocked by Francisco Chica.

7:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cristiano Ronaldo by Jose Maria Callejon. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Mesut Ozil, Foul by Ricardo Carvalho on Ernesto Galan, free kick awarded. Carlos Kameni restarts play with the free kick.

6:09
 

Angel Di Maria takes a shot. Carlos Kameni makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Xabi Alonso from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Ernesto Galan.

4:54
 

Effort on goal by Jose Maria Callejon from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

3:16
 

Foul by Cristiano Ronaldo on Francisco Chica, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by de la Fuente Sergio Garcia.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.