Real Madrid equals Barcelona record
Real equals Barca Record by winning 16th consecutive matches in LaLiga.
Real Madrid was able to win their 16th consecutive match in La Liga after winning against Espanyol on Sunday.
Zidan’s Real Madrid was able to match the run of Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona side in the 2010-11 season.
Real madrid beat Espanyol by 2-0 as James Rodriguez and Karim Benzema where able to find the back of the net.
Real Madrid are now three points clear of Barcelona.
James Rodriguez started for the first time in this season and scored the opener Madrid.
Ronaldo and Bale miss the match due to injury.
The opening goal was scored by James (45’+2’minute) from his left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner assist by Toni Kroos.
The second and the lastgoal of the night came from the boot of Benzema as his right footed shot find the bottom right corner assisted by Lucas Vázquez.
James Rodriguez Prased his Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane and said he is the right manager for the club and he can change the game with his tactics.
James also stated that zidane is his “idol” and he has no plans to leave the Madrid side.