Real Madrid returned to action in their Preseaon Tour early this morning. The Spanish Giant faced Club America following their defeat to Barcelona few days ago. Real Madrid is yet to record any wins in their US your with their last game against Juventus coming in few days time.
Club America scored very early in the game. Karim Benzema who missed Real Madrid's game against Barcelona equalized for Madrid in the 21st minutes. Real Madrid went ahead after Hazard converted a penalty in the second half but a late Penalty for Club America left the two clubs with 1 point each. Here are three things noticed in the game;
1) Real Madrid still heavily depend on Benzema for goals. The Frenchman was missed against Barcelona. He is the only player to score for Real Madrid from open play in the two games. Ancelotti needs to find solution to this as Benzema may not be available for every games.
2) Real Madrid can always depend on their goalkeepers. Both Courtois and Lunin were impressive for Madrid against Club America. They both made great saves. Lunin even saved the penalty at first but was replayed.
3) There are some improvements in the game compared to the one against Barcelona. According to Ancelotti, Real Madrid showed more intensity and desire to win.
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