Real Madrid failed to set Getafe aside: 0-0. Thibaut Courtois was the best player of the match and made the crucial saves for a devastating Real team. Real Madrid see the leaders running out of Atletico a bit.
Real Madrid had a good week, beating Barcelona and qualifying for the Champions League semi-finals at Liverpool’s expense.
But coach Zinedine Zidane missed at least 9 players due to injuries, suspension or pollution from Corona. But Real can always count on goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.
Our compatriot kept Getafe under control with some suitable interventions for the rest and also got the help of target wood. After the first half, Courtois had already made two decisive saves up his sleeve.
Real did not come close to Getafe, although Mariano Diaz’s goal was rejected at the start of the first half for offside. Thanks to Courtois, the number 0 remains on the board. Thus, Real Madrid’s winning streak came to an end and city rivals Atletico saw a little escape.
Watch one of Cortua’s pivotal rescue operations:
Great stats for Cortua