Real Madrid 3-0 Las Palmas: Los Blancos return to winning waysNovember 6, 2017
Real Madrid returned to winning with a 3-0 win over sinking Las Palmas in the Bernabeu.
Madrid dominated the early possesion and should gone in front Ronaldo put Benzema clean through on goal, only for the Frenchan to spur his chance and put the ball straight into the hands of the goalkeeper. Ronaldo then went close with a shot cutting into the box.
Las Palmas attempted to counter on Madrid, but, could only manage one shot on target in the entire first half.
The host eventually went ahead from a corner. Casemiro was on hand to knock home a accidential flick back from the defender.
Las Palmas tried to attack Madrid in the second half, Calleri having a strong penalty appeal waved away. Madrid then doubled their lead in spectacular fashion. From a free kick, the ball is cleared to Marco Asensio, who strikes it on the half volley into the top corner of the net from about 25 yards. The second gave Madrid confidence and they eventually scored a third on the counter, Isco finishing off a flowing move.
Las Palmas did look more threatening in the last 15 minutes, but, the debutant, Jesús Vallejo did all he could to keep them at bay.
Madrid move third in the table while Las Palmas remain rooted to the bottom.