CáDIZ. Real Madrid and Cádiz draw 1-1. M. Diaz scored the first goal (5′) for Real Madrid. R. Sobrino settled the score 1-1 (37′). Real Madrid was far superior when it came to possession ball (62%)
A. Negredo missed a decisive penalty (61′). That would have allowed Cádiz to win the match.
A. Negredo missed 1 penalty (61′) for Cádiz.
The match was played at the Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla stadium in Cádiz on Sunday and it started at 7:30 pm local time. In the presence of 19,643 spectators. The referee was Antonio Miguel Mateu Lahoz with the assistance of Pau Cebrián Devis and Rubén Porras Rico. The 4th official was Iván Muñoz Pérez. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 20.1 degrees Celsius or 68.13 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 71%.
Real Madrid was in firm control of the ball 62% while Cádiz was struggling with a 38% ball possession.
Cádiz was more aggressive with 74 dangerous attacks and 24 shots of which 9 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Cádiz to win the match.
Cádiz shot 24 times, 9 on target, 15 off target. On the other side, Real Madrid shot 14 times, 7 on target, 7 off target.
Cádiz received 5 yellow cards (R. Sobrino, A. Negredo, I. Carcelen, R. Alcaraz and L. Hernandez). On the other side, Real Madrid received 2 yellow cards (N. Fernandez and E. Hazard).
After this match, Cádiz will have 35 points to stay in the 17th place. On the other side, Real Madrid will have 84 points to stay in the 1st place.
Real Madrid will host Real Betis on the 22nd of May with a 21-5 head to head in favor of Real Madrid (7 draws).
Cádiz: Formation and Lineups
Cádiz started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Sergio González Soriano chose to play with the following team: Jeremías Ledesma , Carlos Akapo , Luis Hernández , Fali , Alfonso Espino , Rubén Sobrino , Álex Fernández , Rubén Alcaraz , Oussama Idrissi , Lucas Pérez and Álvaro Negredo .
Cádiz made 3 changes: A. Negredo for Jose Mari (71′), C. Akapo for I. Carcelen (76′) and O. Idrissi for C. Lozano (88′).
Top player: Rubén Sobrino
The player who no doubt impressed Cádiz the most was Rubén Sobrino.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 29 passes (72% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 16. He performed 1 cross.
Real Madrid: Formation and Lineups
Real Madrid started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Carlo Ancelotti played with: Andriy Lunin , Jesús Vallejo , Éder Militão , Nacho Fernández , Lucas Vázquez , Federico Valverde , Casemiro , Toni Kroos , Marco Asensio , Mariano Díaz and Rodrygo .
Real Madrid made 4 changes: Rodrygo for E. Hazard (64′), J. Vallejo for D. Carvajal (64′), F. Valverde for D. Ceballos (64′) and M. Diaz for J. Latasa (81′).
Best player: Andriy Lunin
The player that probably impressed the most for Real Madrid was the goalkeeper: Andriy Lunin. His rating is 7.81. He saved 1 penalty. He performed 6 saves.
Results of the day
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