Tuesday, July 19, 2011
LA Galaxy 1-4 Real Madrid
Real Madrid win their first pre-season with a winning 4-1 from Los Angeles Galaxy at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Sunday, July 17, 2011 noon CST. Cristiano Ronaldo contributed goals in this match.
Madrid's dominance over the LA Galaxy have appeared since the first round. Los Blancos in the first half have even finished two goals in a LA Galaxy wicket who David Beckham as captain. He is a former Madrid player.
Madrid's first goal was scored by new signing Jose Maria Callejon. Players who purchased from Espanyol the opening Madrid victory in the 41th minute. Young striker, Jose Luis or Joselu , managed to double the visitors' advantage five minutes before half-time break.
Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, El Merengues added advantage in the 53th minute. Before finally Karim Benzema scored Madrid's fourth goal five minutes later. LA Galaxy managed to score a consolation goal through Adam Cristman in the 67th minute.
"Support for Madrid was incredible. We won, that's paramount, and we were happy. We want to achieve great capital of this exercise is to start the season," said Ronaldo after the game as reported by AP.
Meanwhile, Madrid coach, Jose Mourinho, was pleased with the LA Galaxy game is shown. "They do not want to play defense, they want to give a good spectacle for the fans. That's why I always like to play in pre-season," said Mourinho.
In this match, coach Jose Mourinho also played Fabio Coentrao bought from Benfica