Real Madrid reap the full points when they travel to Espanyol in La Liga continued, Sunday, February 13, 2011 (early Monday GMT). Real Madrid won 1-0 at the Estadio Cornella-El Prat Marcelo thanks to a single goal in the first round.
Madrid played with 10 men since the second minute after the first round Iker Casillas sent off. Casillas commits an offense by dropping Espanyol player. Without forgiveness, Casillas red-carded and made coach Jose Mourinho coatings include goalkeeper Antonio Adan.
However, this does not affect the sharpness Madrid Espanyol in nets bombarded. It is finally fruitful goal in minute 24 that contributed by Marcelo. Madrid defender was able to capitalize on the attack which was built by Cristiano Ronaldo. Goals that also closed the first half with a 1-0 advantage to Madrid.
In the second half, Madrid still dominate attacks designed Ronaldo. In minute 53, Ronaldo almost added a goal for Real Madrid if it does not kick diblock goalkeeper Kameni who used both hands.
Signed in the last 10 minutes, again endangering nets Madrid Espanyol through opportunities created by Emmanuel Adebayor and Ronaldo. In 82 minutes, both players are doing bait one of two that were completed by Adebayor. But again thwarted opportunities goalkeeper Kameni.
Only two minutes later, Ronaldo and Adebayor go back to build attacks from the wings. Adebayor is back to being a target man, receiving feedback and then Ronaldo to kick off hard. However, Adebayor was again defeated by Kameni who guarded his goal well.
Until the game ended, and no additional goals created. However, this result is quite thin the distance with the leader of the standings Madrid, Barcelona. Madrid now have 57 points from 23 matches, five points fewer than Barca. Meanwhile, Espanyol are still stuck in the middle of the board with only 37 points.
Second team squad
Espanyol : Kameni, Chica (Fonte'81), Amat, Forlin, Galan, Marquez, Verdu, Baena, Luis Garcia (Datolo'58), Callejon, Sergio Garcia (Vázquez'66)
Real Madrid : Casillas, Arbeloa, Pepe, Carvalho, Marcelo; Xabi, Khedira, Di Maria (Adan'4), Ozil (Diarra'78), Ronaldo, Adebayor (Ramos'87).