Saturday, 7 January 2017

MADRID PULL LEVEL WITH BARCELONA'S RECORD UNBEATEN MARK

MADRID PULL LEVEL WITH
BARCELONA'S RECORD UNBEATEN
MARK
Cristiano Ronaldo and Isco were among the
goals as Real matched their great rivals' tally
of 39 games without defeat in all competitionsReal Madrid's 5-0 demolition of lowly Granada
in La Liga on Saturday extended their club-
record unbeaten run to 39 matches – bringing
them level with Barcelona's all-time best mark
for a Spanish club.
Rooney equals United goals record
Zinedine Zidane's side last tasted defeat in
April, when they lost 2-0 at Wolfsburg in the
first leg of their Champions League quarter-
final – a deficit they would ultimately overturn
on the way to becoming European champions.
They scored four first-half goals against Eibar
at the Santiago Bernabeu in a 4-0 win three
days .Barcelona's own record run came to an end
against their bitter rivals with a 2-1 loss at
Camp Nou last term – immediately before
Madrid went down to Wolfsburg.
Madrid sit six points clear of Barca at the top
of La Liga and will break the record if they
avoid defeat at Sevilla in the Copa del Rey on
Thursday. Zidane's men have a 3-0 advantage
from the first leg of the last-16 tie. the
feat as Granada were put to the sword.