Real Madrid suffer first la Liga defeat at Espanyol

Pioneers Real Madrid lost their first game in La Liga this season as they were beaten at Espanyol.

Raul de Tomas gave the hosts a seventeenth moment lead when he met Adrian Embarba’s low cross into the crate.

Aleix Vidal added a phenomenal second, beating Nacho under the watchful eye of terminating past Thibaut Courtois on the hour mark.

Karim Benzema reacted for Real with a fine completion into the base corner with 19 minutes left, yet Carlo Ancelotti’s side couldn’t track down a late equalizer.

Genuine Madrid’s loss at Espanyol as it occurred

It is a second misfortune in seven days seriously, who experienced a shock Champions League rout by contest debutants Sheriff Tiraspol on Tuesday.

Ancelotti’s side are currently winless in three games subsequent to being held to a goalless draw against Villarreal in their past association excursion.

Champions Atletico Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 on Saturday to join Real at the highest point of La Liga on 17 focuses.

Benzema had three shots on track however all were agreeable for Espanyol goalkeeper Diego Lopez as Real followed at half time, while Eder Militao looked a header wide from a corner as Real at first ruled after the stretch.

Benzema appropriately got his 10th objective in eight association games this season however Vidal’s strike demonstrated unequivocal for a motivated Espanyol side.