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Getafe 0-0 Real Madrid: Thibaut Courtois earns Real a point

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Thibaut Courtois continued his excellent recent form for Real

Thibaut Courtois made a number of important saves as a depleted Real Madrid held off a spirited Getafe to earn a point that keeps them in touch with La Liga leaders Atletico.

Zinedine Zidane was without several players through injury, suspension or in isolation because of Covid-19.

Courtois’ first big save came early on when he kept out Mathias Olivera’s effort from close range.

The Belgian also tipped over Nemanja Maksimovic’s deflected effort late on.

Vinicius Junior brought a save out of David Soria just before half-time but Real rarely looked like snatching victory.

The draw means Real, who beat Barcelona last weekend and knocked Liverpool out of the Champions League in midweek, are three points behind leaders Atletico and two ahead of Barcelona, who have a game in hand.

Line-ups

Getafe

Formation 4-4-2

  • 13Soria
  • 12NyomBooked at 58mins
  • 2Dakonam
  • 24Timor
  • 17Olivera
  • 11AleñáSubstituted forSuárezat 76′minutes
  • 20Maksimovic
  • 18Arambarri
  • 15CucurellaBooked at 86mins
  • 10ÜnalSubstituted forMiranda Boachoat 90′minutes
  • 7MataSubstituted forRodríguezat 65′minutesBooked at 75mins

Substitutes

  • 1Yáñez
  • 4Etxeita
  • 5Kubo
  • 6Chema
  • 8Portillo
  • 9Rodríguez
  • 21Chakla
  • 22Suárez
  • 29Iglesias
  • 32Miranda Boacho
  • 40Akurugu

Real Madrid

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Courtois
  • 19Odriozola
  • 3Militão
  • 32Chust
  • 12Marcelo
  • 10Modric
  • 22Isco
  • 25RodrygoSubstituted forBlancoat 65′minutes
  • 11AsensioSubstituted forArribasat 78′minutes
  • 20Vinícius JúniorBooked at 54mins
  • 24MarianoSubstituted forBenzemaat 65′minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Kroos
  • 9Benzema
  • 13Lunin
  • 26Altube
  • 30Arribas
  • 31Blanco
  • 35Gutiérrez
  • 39Ramón

Referee:
José María Sánchez Martínez

Live Text

  1. Match ends, Getafe 0, Real Madrid 0.

  2. Second Half ends, Getafe 0, Real Madrid 0.

  3. Corner, Getafe. Conceded by Antonio Blanco.

  4. Attempt missed. Luka Modric (Real Madrid) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.

  5. Corner, Real Madrid. Conceded by Mathías Olivera.

  6. Substitution, Getafe. Josete Miranda replaces Enes Ünal.

  7. Marc Cucurella (Getafe) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  8. Isco (Real Madrid) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  9. Foul by Marc Cucurella (Getafe).

  10. Foul by Álvaro Odriozola (Real Madrid).

  11. Marc Cucurella (Getafe) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  12. Attempt missed. Enes Ünal (Getafe) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Mauro Arambarri.

  13. Attempt missed. Mauro Arambarri (Getafe) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Marc Cucurella.

  14. Foul by Karim Benzema (Real Madrid).

  15. Damián Suárez (Getafe) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Foul by Djené Dakonam (Getafe).

  18. Offside, Real Madrid. Antonio Blanco tries a through ball, but Karim Benzema is caught offside.

  19. Vinícius Júnior (Real Madrid) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Foul by Damián Suárez (Getafe).

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