Sergio Ramos won and scored a controversial penalty as under-fire Real Madrid took a step toward defending its La Liga crown with a 3-1 win over Barcelona at the Camp Nou on Saturday.
Federico Valverde scored early for Real but Ansu Fati had a quick answer. The penalty was awarded through VAR as Ramos was fouled but appeared to have hurt his chances by hurling himself to the turf.
Luka Modric scored late as Barca fought for an equalizer, Ronald Koeman sure to be under pressure for riding his starters over 81 minutes despite a midweek match against Ferencvaros.
Real’s 13 points through six matches lead Real Sociedad and Villarreal by two points atop the table, while Barca’s seven in five are six off the pace. The Real win saves Zidane a three-match losing streak after last week’s home league defeat to Cadiz and home UCL loss to COVID-hit Shakhtar.
Lionel Messi helped set up the first goal and nearly drew a penalty but otherwise was very much held in check.
American back Sergino Dest was quite good over 90 minutes. Here’s a look at his day plus three things we learned from El Clasico and the Barcelona – Real Madrid recap.
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