La Liga Champions Real Madrid ended their 2019 – 2020 campaign with 2-2 draw at their Leganes’s home ground. The Los Blancos(Real Madrid) received the guard of honor from the hosts at the starting of the match. Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez had been omitted from Real’s squad for today’s match against Leganes.
Despite a well fought game Leganes were unable to secure their LA-Liga status for next season. Leganes were relegated on the last day of La-Liga with 38 points .Celta Vigo survived the drop due to the goal difference advantage
Madrid went in front with well-timed header from Captain Sergio Ramos in 9th minute. But the home side replied just before the half hour mark with a goal from Bryan Gill. Marco Asensio scored the second goal for Real Madrid from Isco assist. Sergio Ramos has scored a total 11 goals in 2019-2020 La-liga campaign.
Leganes equalized for the second time in the match with a goal from Roger Assale in the 78th minute. Madrid played the same vibrant football it is known for giving nonstarters a chance in the game. Real dominated the game in early stages but that was not enough for them to take the final three points from the game.
However a controversial hand appeal from Luka Jovic was cancelled with a VAR review. And with that died Leganess hopes of defeating the champions. Real Madrid now gear up for their second leg Champions league clash against Manchester City on august 8th.