Elche vs Real Madrid La Liga 2022 match was truly an entertainer for millions of fans. Real Madrid scored a convincing 3-10 win over Elche on Wednesday night in La Liga 2022–2023 as Karim Benzema scored in celebration of winning his first Ballon d’Or award. The La Liga leaders won easily thanks to additional goals from Fede Valverde and Marco Asensio.
Madrid has a six-point advantage over Barcelona, which will play host to Villarreal on Thursday. The reigning champions had won nine of their previous ten games. The league’s lone unbeaten team is still Madrid.
Real Madrid turned victorious with goals from Federico Valverde, Karim Benzema, and Marco Asensio. The league leaders also had three goals disallowed by VAR for offside in the build-ups.
Post Elche vs Real Madrid Match, Real Madrid in first place with 28 Points
Madrid is in first place with 28 points, six points ahead of Barcelona in second place, who has one game remaining and will visit Villarreal on Thursday.
Coach Carlo Ancelotti decided not to rest important players against winless Elche after a commanding 3-1 victory over archrivals Barcelona in the El Clasico on Sunday.
The ballon d’Or winner on Monday, Karim Benzema, had a shot in the sixth minute disallowed for offside against Vinicius Jr. The champions controlled the game from the beginning and had other chances in addition to the three attempts that were disallowed.
In-form Valverde gave Real the lead in the 11th minute with a brilliant technical strike from the edge of the area, after a Benzema effort rebounded off the defence.
Valverde now has six goals in 15 appearances for Real this season, as many as in his first 148 appearances for the club.