The Santiago Bernabéu enjoyed a perfect evening of great football and goals galore as Real Madrid booked a place in the Copa del Rey last-sixteen by thrashing Melilla (6-1). Asensio (2), Isco (2), Javi Sánchez and Vinicius Jr. got the goals for the Madridistas as Fran García and Fidalgo both took the chance to make their first-team debuts.
Real Madrid’s squad gets ready to visit El Alcoraz, where they face Huesca in their next LaLiga clash. Los Blancos’ manager, Santiago Solari, emphasizes the importance of winning away from home, as Luka Modric, Karim Benzema, Marcelo, Gareth Bale, and the rest of the team, stay sharp before the match.
Real Madrid have arrived in Huesca ahead of their first ever competitive visit to El Alcoraz on Sunday. The Whites' party, with 19 players in the squad, touched down at Huesca-Pirineos Airport following a flight lasting one hour. The Madridistas' arrival was greeted by hysteria among the many fans who had come to see their idols. The players responded to the show of support by signing autographs.
Rodrygo Goes was at the Santiago Bernabéu for the first time to watch Los Blancos beat Melilla 6-1. After the match, the Brazilian striker was interviewed by Realmadrid TV. The 17-year-old has starred with Santos and Brazil Under-20s, and will join Madrid in the summer of 2019.
Santiago Solari discussed Real Madrid's win over Melilla (6-1) in the return leg of the Copa del Rey last-thirty-two and qualification for the next round. Both Isco and Marco Asensio scored braces in a match where Vinicius Junior and Javi Sanchez not only scored but put in top performances.
Real Madrid boss Santiago Solari analyzes the Copa del Rey clash against Melilla in the Santiago Bernabéu. The first leg saw Real Madrid defeat Melilla 0-4 in a match where Vinicius Junior, Marco Asensio, and Karim Benzema had stellar performances.