Real Madrid returned to winning means with a vital victory at bitter competitors Barcelona in which Sergio Ramos netted from 12 yards.
Sergio Ramos went back to win and score a game-turning penalty in Real Madrid’s 3-1 Clasico win at Barcelona on Saturday.
Madrid leader Ramos was substituted in last week’s house defeat to Cadiz and also missed the succeeding shock opposite against Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League as the Spanish champs sneaked in the direction of a situation ahead of their very first meeting with Barca this season.
Yet the centre-back was fit to begin for the crunch LaLiga clash at Camp Nou as well as attracted a second-half spot-kick from Clement Lenglet to recover Madrid’s lead after Ansu Fati had actually negated Federico Valverde’s opener in an agitated begin.
Luka Modric after that took advantage of a Neto error in the 90th minute to secure the points as well as take Zinedine Zidane’s men top, earning back-to-back LaLiga wins versus their fiercest competitors for the very first time considering that Might 2008 – the last time they successfully safeguarded their residential title.
Meanwhile, Barca are currently without a win in 3 in the league and also rest six points back in mid-table under new coach Ronald Koeman.