7 wins, 1 draw, unbeaten record, Real Madrid's best start to La Liga in 31 years

2022-10-10 15:38

7 wins, 1 draw, unbeaten record, Real Madrid's best start to La Liga in 31 years

In one of the focus battles in the eighth round of La Liga in the 2022/23 season, the defending champion Real Madrid defeated Getafe 1-0 away, and also successfully set the best La Liga start in team history in the past 31 years.

Although the leading shooter Zema could not play the game, but in the first 3 minutes of the campaign, Real Madrid assisted Militao to score with Modric, helping Real Madrid get a fantastic start 1-0.

In the following time, Real Madrid has been protecting the strong camp throughout the whole process, with a 1-0 victory over Getafe , and also successfully repaid the revenge of being defeated last season, and this game is also Real Madrid's first clean sheet this season. In addition, Real Madrid are currently unbeaten in 12 games in all competitions, including 7 wins and 1 draw in the 8 rounds of La Liga, which is also the best result in the team's history since the 1992/93 season.

However, Real Madrid's title contender Barcelona this season beat Celta Vigo 1-0 away in the eighth round. Although Barcelona also accumulated 22 points, they ranked first in the standings by overtaking Real Madrid with a goal difference advantage.

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti said in an interview after the game that keeping clean sheets is very important for the team, and the team's success last season was also due to its good defense.

In other competitions, the Atlético de Madrid, who played at home, finally defeated the newly-promoted Girona 2-1 with 2 goals from Correagon, achieving the first winning streak of the season and rising by 16 points in the standings. 4th place. In addition, the "Southern Bulls" Sevilla shook hands with Bilbao 1-1 at home.