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Monday, September 13, 2021

Karim creates hattrick as Real Madrid wins in Bernabeu

Vinícius Júnior sent his low shot into the net and raced to the sideline, getting around the obstruction and going into the stands to be immediately inundated by Real Madrid fans. 

It was a scene that wouldn't have been conceivable during the most recent year and a half. 

With objectives by Vinícius Júnior and debutant Eduardo Camavinga and a full go-around by Karim Benzema, Madrid twice fought against eminent loss before easily beating Celta Vigo 5-2 in the Spanish association on Sunday. The game denoted Madrid's re-visitation of the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium over year and a half after it was shut due to the Covid pandemic and an enormous remodel project. 

"It was a unique night for us," Benzema said. "I generally say that we need the help of the fans and today they gave all they needed to help us once more." 

The redesigning of the Bernabéu isn't relied upon to complete until 2022 however the arena resumed to a restricted horde of 19,874 in the primary match at the scene since March 1, 2020, when Madrid crushed Barcelona 2-0 with Zinedine Zidane still as its mentor. 

Reigning champ Atlético Madrid prior additionally expected to mobilize to stay away from a baffling outcome in an achievement match, scoring two late objectives — remembering one for the 10th moment of stoppage time — to beat Espanyol 2-1 in Antoine Griezmann's first game back since a spell with Barcelona. 

Madrid exploited the forbiddance on observers in arenas in view of the pandemic to speed up the development work at the Bernabéu while it played its home matches at the little Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium in the club's preparation complex. It played three straight away matches in the initial three adjusts this season to prepare the scene for swarms once more. 

The seating regions that are as yet not accessible to people in general, for the most part in the lower segments of the arena, were closed off and concealed, and there was a ton of development work still noticeable inside and outside the setting. The colossal constructions that will hold the arena's new retractable rooftop are as of now in position. 

On the field, it was Celta that opened the scoring with Santi Mina tracking down the net from inside the space after a guarded slip-up by Madrid just four minutes into the match. 

Benzema evened out with a shot from inside the space after a pass by Federico Valverde, yet Celta retook the lead in a breakaway in the 31st with Franco Cervi tracking down the net from short proximity. 

Benzema had an objective prohibited for offside in the 39th however adjusted again with a header toward the beginning of the subsequent half. Vinícius Júnior scored the go on objective in a breakaway in the 54th and was shown a yellow card for his festival with the fans. Camavinga, making his presentation off the seat subsequent to being endorsed at the exchange cutoff time, added to the lead from short proximity in the 72nd. 

Benzema, currently the association's driving scorer with five objectives, shut the scoring by changing over a late extra shot provoked by a pleasant move by Vinícius Júnior inside the space. 

The triumph left Madrid at the highest point of the standings with 10 focuses from four matches, attached with Valencia and Atlético. 

The match was deferred from Saturday to give more opportunity to rest for players from public groups that took part in South American World Cup qualifiers. 


Thomas Lemar scored profound into stoppage time to give Atlético the success at Espanyol in Griezmann's first match back borrowed from Barcelona. 

The France forward had a dull presentation, being subbed from the get-go in the second half by João Félix, who hadn't played this season due to injury. 

Raúl de Tomás put the hosts ahead with a header in the 40th however Yannick Carrasco leveled in the 79th and Lemar had the champ with a chance from inside the space in the 10th moment of injury time after a help via Carrasco. The ball tracked down the net subsequent to diverting off the goalkeeper's hand and the crossbar. 

The match had 10 minutes of stoppage time after it was hindered for a water break alongside several video audits. 

Griezmann is back with Atlético on a one-year credit from Barcelona, where he never met the exclusive requirements of his 2019 exchange from Atlético for 120 million euros ($142 million). He had played five seasons under Atlético mentor Diego Simeone before that. 

Different RESULTS 

Valencia yielded early yet recuperated to win 4-1 at Osasuna for its second success in succession. 

Genuine Sociedad got its third continuous triumph with a 2-0 success at Cádiz on account of late objectives by Mikel Oyarzabal.

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