- Benzema rescued his aspect once more by scoring two late objectives to grab a 2-1 win at house to Elche.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 13, 2021 11:49 PM IST
Actual Madrid’s Karim Benzema rescued his aspect once more by scoring two late objectives to grab a 2-1 win at house to Elche in La Liga on Saturday.
Elche took a shock lead simply after the hour mark with a bullet header from Dani Calvo which crashed in opposition to the bar and over the road, after either side had sturdy penalty claims waved away.
Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane threw midfield duo Toni Kroos and Luka Modric on instantly after the objective. The change paid off when Kroos performed a brief nook to Modric and the Croatian fed Benzema, who barely needed to soar to go house within the 73rd minute.
Benzema, who final week struck late to seize a 1-1 draw away to leaders Atletico Madrid, then discovered the winner in stoppage time with a surprising strike simply inside the realm, lashing the ball first time in off the far publish.
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