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Real Madrid Go Top Of Laliga Table After A 1-0 Victory Over Espanyol

Casemeiro fires Real Madrid to the top of Laliga.

Real Madrid's quest for a 34th laliga title has just received a major boost as victory over Espanyol puts them 2 point clear ahead of their closest rival FC Barcelona.

Real Madrid secured the opener in the 45th minutes after a magical backheel pass from Karim Benzema to set up Casemiro, who makes absolutely no mistake but to slot it into the net.

Espanyols Karim Benzema almost scored the second goal for Real Madrid after a fantastic volley from him at the back post was kept out by Diego Lopez who was well alert to the danger.

Espanyol's Raul de Tomas also went close in grabbing an equaliser, after a well taken free kick, but courtois manage to keep the ball out fairly comfortably.

In the 75th minute David Lopes sought to test the ability of the Belgian but the shot wasn't a threat to the Real Madrid's no 1.

However the game ended 1-0 in the favour of Real Madrid, With this victory Real Madrid have won six Laliga games back to back for the first time in over three years.

Zidane continues to prove that he is indeed a master in his own field of expertes.

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David Lopes Espanyol Karim Benzema Laliga Raul de Tomas

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