Levante managed to surprise Real Madrid by a score of 1-2 at the Alfredo di Stéfano Stadium, in a La Liga Smartbank match.
The main factor in Real Madrid’s defeat was that center-back Éder Militão (BRA) was sent off just at 9 ‘, leaving his team helpless.
Shortly after, Marco Asensio (ESP) scored the lead goal for Real Madrid, at 13 ‘, but the’ merengue ‘team lacked forcefulness in the rest of the game.
José Luis Morales Nogales (ESP) scored the equalizer at 32 ‘and from there Levante dominated, mainly in the second half.
Roger Martí (ESP) missed a penalty opportunity but redeemed himself shortly after, at 78 ‘, scoring the winning goal.
Atlético escapes Real Madrid. They have 7 more points, with two games pending.