Real Madrid struggle to draw against Levante in La Liga on Saturday afternoon as they played out 1-1 draw. Levante. Both goals were scored in the first half with Real Madrid’s Lucaz Vazquez cancelling out Ivi Lopez’s opener for Levante. Struggling against a team as low as Levante suggest Real Madrid are missing Cristiano Ronaldo who is still serving match ban as a result of pushing the referee in the second leg of the Super Cup against Barcelona.
Elsewhere. Messi enjoyed a great night scoring a hat trick against Barcelona’s local rival Espanyol in La liga. Still overcoming Neymar’s shock move to PSG, Barcelona’s coach decided to leave new signing Ousmane Dembele on bench, just for him to come in for Delofeu in the second half and set up a goal for Suarez. Messi’s hat trick salvaged a 5-1 victory as Pique and Suarez also got on score sheet.
DEMBELE'S FIRST ASSIST FOR FC BARCELONA pic.twitter.com/scUwg5wIgn
— R¹⁰ (@futbolmessi_) September 9, 2017
Real Madrid 1 – 1 Levante
Valencia 0 – 0 Atletico Madrid
Sevilla 3 – 0 Eibar
Barcelona 5 – 0 Espanyol