Real Madrid knew that it was all in their hands tonight, but they would be happy to hear that Barcelona were losing at home to Osasuna.
Ultimately they won’t need their rivals to slip up if they can beat Villarreal tonight, and Karim Benzema has just put them in front with a clinical finish:
Real Madrid hit the front! ?
A big step towards the title for Zidane's side, and who else but Karim Benzema to come up with the finish ? pic.twitter.com/kOaCQf8UQk
— Premier Sports ? (@PremierSportsTV) July 16, 2020
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It’s a perfectly executed pressing trap that pounces on the mistake and takes advantage of the numbers breaking forward, and this could even be the goal that wins them the league.