Barcelona Maintains 100% Record Start, Real Madrid Slips Up Again

La Liga returned after an international break with some exciting matches. On Friday night Leganés welcomed Getafe. The visitors opened up scoring in the 39th minute through Arambarri. Leganés searched for an equalizer and the breakthrough came in 65 minutes of play when Guerrero levelled for the home team. Both teams searched for a winner and the visitors finally claimed all three points with a winning goal from Alvaro Jiménez in the 83rd minute to make it 2-1.

Real Madrid hosted Levante in a tricky encounter at Santiago Bernabéu on Saturday afternoon. Los Blancos are still yet to clean up their firing cylinders this season. The visiting team went in front just after 12 minutes of play through Ivi Lopez. Karim Benzema got injured and limped off the field on 28 minutes. Real Madrid then responded with a goal from Lucas Vas Vázquez in the 35th minute. It seems like the defending champions are missing their main man Christiano Ronaldo who is serving a five-match ban. And many online casino players and gamblers have lost a lot of money because of the stars red-card. Gareth Bale had so many chances but he was wasteful as he missed two clear chances to put Real Madrid in front. Both teams shared spoils with a 1-1 draw. Zinedine Zidane’s side has drawn two consecutive games and has had only one win in three league games.

Meanwhile later that day, Real Madrid’s rivals Barcelona clashed against Espanyol at the Nou Camp. The Catalan giant thrashed the visiting team 5-0 as Lionel Messi scored a hat trick. Barcelona’s new record signing Ousmane Dembele came off the bench to assist a late Luis Suarez goal, Gerard Pique also scored and some people who bet on Gerard on internet gambling services walked away with lots of winnings. Lionel Messi put Barcelona in front after 26 minutes of play and another goal in the 35th minute. He finally grabbed his hat trick in the second half on 67 minutes. Barcelona was not yet done with scoring, Luis Pique headed towards the goal in the 87th minute. A quick counter attack from the Catalan saw a good combination between Dembele and Suarez resulting in goal on 90 minutes.

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