Real Madrid have now had and won their first home game of the 2020/21 season, defeating Real Valladolid 1-0 at the Estadio Di Stéfano at Valdebebas. Once again, there were many interesting talking points as this new season truly gets going. Here are six of them in the form of three questions that were answered and three questions that need answering.
The stories from Wednesday's action across Europe, including more silverware for Bayern Munich and league wins for Real Madrid and Inter Milan... Bayern win German Super Cup Bayern Munich got back to winning ways after surviving a Borussia Dortmund comeback to clinch the German Super Cup on Wednesday. The Champions League holders had been humbled 4-1 by Hoffenheim on Sunday but took the lead through Corentin Tolisso's close-range finish before Thomas Muller doubled their advantage with a header.
A tough match tonight as Real Madrid had to to break down a strong Valladolid side. Even with grabbing the three points, you feel as though Zidane’s team has yet to play their best football. Regardless, take the 1-0 win and move on to the next game.
|Champions League (League Winners): Getafe|
|Champions League (League Position): Valencia CF, Real Madrid, Villarreal|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Real Betis, Granada CF, Real Sociedad|
|Relegation (League Position): Real Valladolid, Eibar, Alavés|