La Liga: Chukwueze’s Villarreal pip Real Madrid 2-1

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Super Eagles forward, Samuel Chukwueze featured for the entire minutes as his club, Villarreal claimed a hard-fought victory over Real Madrid in Saturday’s La Liga clash.

The Yellow Submarine dominated the game but were unable to convert their chances in the first half. Madrid also missed a plethora of chances which led to the half ending in a barren draw.

Yéremy Pino broke the deadlock for Villarreal just two minutes into the second half at El Madrigal.

Karim Benzema equalized for Real Madrid from the spot at the hour-mark.

However, Gerard Moreno restored the hosts’ lead three minutes later from another spot-kick.

With the win, Villarreal at now fourth on the La Liga standings.