Uefa Champions league(match day 2) returns to see Madrid struggle yet again but this time to a really hard fought 2-2 home draw against Club Brugge- a result which almost seemed too painful and unacceptable if not for late equaliser from Casemiro
The game started somewhat disappointing for Madrid as the Belgium first division champions and visitors took an early lead, (9th mins) when Emmanuel Dennis(Club Brugge) converted a powerful left footed shot from the centre of the box to the goal, assisted by Percy Tau
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Moments later, he( Emmanuel Dennis) in addition added a second in the 39th mins following a right-footed shot from the center of the box to high center of the net, thus, making it 0-2 in Favour of the visitors but pilling more pressure on the home side and manager before calling the first half to a close.
The Home side finally responded in the 55th mins after the break following Sergio Ramos close range header from Benzema’s corner to the bottom of the net, to make the scoreline a consolidating 1-2, although still in favour of the visitors.
Sergio Ramos ⚽
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The visitors in return started feeling the pressure from the home team and thus made some few but costly mistakes as Ruud Corner(Club Brugge) got dismissed from the game following a bad foul on Madrid’s Vinicius Junior.
The home side immediately took advantage of the short one, as they equalised in the 85th mins following a Casemiro header to the bottom right corner of the net from Toni Kroos’s set piece situation, to end the game on a really hard fought 2-2 draw.
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