First half is over and the score is Real Madrid 0-1 Celta. Here is the match report.
2019/2020 La Liga 0-1
- Smolov (7')
7' GOAL! Real Madrid 0-1 Celta (Smolov)
GOAL! REAL MADRID 0-1 CELTA VIGO - Smolov fires the visitors into the lead, and the fans inside the Santiago Bernabeu are stunned. The forward stayed onside and raced onto Aaspas's pass before firing into the bottom corner past Courtois.
17' CLOSE! Casemiro's long shot over the bar
Casemiro tries his luck from 25 yards out, and the midfielder is unlucky as his shot just flies over the crossbar. That was more like it from the home side, they may not have scored, but they tried something different, and it caught Celta by surprise.
19' CHANCE! Benzema hits the post
Benzema stays onside and tries to fire home from the goalline after meeting Kroos' cross at the far post. The Frenchman is forced wide by his poor first touch, and he finds the side netting as a result.
Real Madrid XI: Ramos, Benzema, Bale, Kroos, Marcelo, Hazard, Courtois, Casemiro, Carvajal, Varane, Valverde
Subs: Modric, Isco, Areola, Jovic, Ferland Mendy, Militao, Vinicius
Celta XI: Smolov, Aspas, J. Murillo, Yokuslu, Araujo, Rafinha, Kevin Vazquez, Blanco, Olaza, F. Bradarić, Aidoo
Subs: Denis Suarez, Sergio Alvarez, Fernandez, Sisto, Santi Mina, Mendez, Beltran