Real Madrid 2-1 Cadiz: Los Blancos take all three points thanks to Eder Militao’s header and Toni Kroos’ wonder-strike… as Carlo Ancelotti’s side look to keep pace with league leaders Barcelona
- Real Madrid cruised to a 2-1 win over Cadiz in LaLiga on Thursday night
- Eder Militao opened the scoring with a well-taken header in the first-half
- German midfielder Toni Kroos then applied a lethal finish to double their lead
- Former Arsenal forward Lucas Perez scored a late consolation goal for Cadiz
Real Madrid kept up their pursuit of the LaLiga title with a 2-1 win over Cadiz on Thursday night.
Los Blancos took the lead thanks to a first-half header from Eder Militao before German midfielder Toni Kroos provided a rocket of a strike to double their lead. Former Arsenal forward Lucas Perez grabbed a late goal for the visitors.
The result sees Madrid go two points behind long-term rivals Barcelona at the summit of the LaLiga table. They’ll now break for the World Cup.
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German midfielder Toni Kroos unleashed a rocket to double Madrid’s lead in the second-half
Eder Militao had given the hosts the lead with a well-taken header in the first-half
Madrid are now just two points behind rivals Barcelona in the LaLiga league table
Former Arsenal forward Lucas Perez (R) scored a late consolation goal for Cadiz