Barcelona vs Real Madrid 1-3 Highlights & Goals
Supercoppa de Espana LEG 1, 13 August 2017.
0-1 Pique Own Goal
1-1 Lionel Messi Penalty
1-2 Cristiano Ronaldo
1-3 Marco Asensio
Real Madrid are strong favourites to win the Super Cup after this terrific win. It was an ill-tempered game at times and will be remembered for an eccentric contribution from the substitute Ronaldo, who became the first man in football history to be sent off for having a six-pack. Sort of. The second leg is on Wednesday at the Bernabeu.
BARCELONA 1 REAL MADRID 3: RONALDO HITS WONDERGOAL BEFORE SEEING RED IN THRILLING SUPERCOPA CLASH.
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in the Supercopa de Espana first leg thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo’s wondergoal.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a stunning winner before being sent off for a dive in Real Madrid’s Supercopa de Espana first-leg triumph over Barcelona.
Ronaldo star came off the bench to blast home the third goal of the visitors’ 3-1 win at Camp Nou but earned a second yellow card for going to ground in the penalty area two minutes later, having earlier been booked for taking his shirt off in celebration.
Zinedine Zidane’s side took the lead early in the second half through an own goal from Gerard Pique but Barca levelled thanks to Lionel Messi’s penalty, which was won in controversial fashion by Luis Suarez.
Ronaldo put Madrid back ahead with a spectacular strike but was dismissed within two minutes of that goal and risked further punishment when he pushed the referee in the back before departing the field.
Barca pushed for a second equaliser late on but were undone by Marco Asensio’s brilliant strike on the break, meaning they have it all to do at the Santiago Bernabeu next Wednesday in the first Supercopa tie between these sides since 2012.
Source: FOOTBALL SPOTLIGHT