Real Madrid hosted Atletico Madrid in the Madrid derby, which was played on the 22nd week of La Liga. The first half of the match played at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium ended 0-0.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane started the second half by playing Lucas Vazquez and Vinicius in the midfield instead of Tony Kroos and Isco.
The goal of the whites who were more organized in the offensive came from Karim Benzema in the 56th minute. Real Madrid, which increased the score to 49 by winning the derby 1-0, guaranteed to finish the 22nd week in front of Barcelona. Atletico had 36 points.
On the other hand, Real Madrid, who did not get defeated in his home games in La Liga this season (7 wins, 3 draws), maintained this statistic in the derby match. Real Madrid, who saw only 13 goals in his castle in 22 weeks in La Liga, showed that he had the best defender in the Spanish league.
At the King’s Cup, Atletico Madrid, which was defeated by the 3rd league team Cultural Leones and could only score one goal in the last 5 matches, could not win in the last three games in the league.