Stats Pack: Levante second-half performance earns draw at home against Madrid


Real Madrid had a 1-0 lead in the first half of the game away to Levante in the La Liga. But in the second and the third period, Levante found their way back into the game and managed to make it all square. The game finished 3-3.

The visiting team Real Madrid started the match at pace and took the lead straight away early in the game. After only 5 minutes Gareth Bale scored from a pass from Karim Benzema.

Straight after the break, Roger Marti scored and equalised for Levante.

With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Levante’s Jose Campana found the net, from a pass from Jorge De Frutos Sebastian, and gave Levante the lead.

Vinicius Junior equalised for Real Madrid in the 73rd minute, with an assist by Casemiro.

Rober Pier gave Levante the lead, in the 79th minute.

Real Madrid equalised to make it 3-3 just six minutes later as Vinicius Junior scored yet again. This time he netted, with an assist by Karim Benzema. The 3-3 goal was the last goal of the game.

Levante’s Aitor Fernandez was sent off in the 87th minute.

Levante have two points while Real Madrid have four, as both teams have played two games.

The last match between the teams ended in a 1-2 away win for Levante in January 2021.

After this game in the La Liga, Levante will take on Real Sociedad (away) on 2021-08-28, Rayo Vallecano (home) on 2021-09-12 and Elche (away) on 2021-09-19. Real Madrid play Real Betis (away) on 2021-08-28, Celta Vigo (home) on 2021-09-12 and Valencia (away) on 2021-09-19.