Real Madrid 4-2 Levante: Ronaldo hat-trick, Benzema wonder-goal
Midfielder Cristiano Ronaldo scored three goals and one assist a decisive 4-2 victory over Real Madrid Levante, the BBVA League match, at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday (2/12/2012). Madrid now control the standings with 58 points, or ten points ahead of nearest rival, Barcelona.
Levante went ahead thanks to goals from Gustavo Cabral in the fifth minute. From a free kick situation, Cabral headed the ball from the middle of the penalty box into the bottom right corner of goalkeeper Iker Casillas.
Madrid leveled with Cristiano Ronaldo's penalty in the 44th minute. Awarded a penalty after a handball referee to judge Iborra.
Top handball, too, Iborra received a second yellow card. Previously, he received a yellow card for breaking Karim Benzema in the 36th minute.
Madrid back ahead 2-1, thanks to goals from Ronaldo in the 50th minute. Goals of the movement originated in the left sector Gonzalo Higuain Levante defense, which led to a cross. With his head, Ronaldo turned the ball into the goal Munua.
Ronaldo back into the list of scorers in the 56th minute. Having mastered the bait Coentaro Fabio, Ronaldo dribble. Outside the penalty box, he melesatkan ball into the left corner of the goal Munua, with a right foot shot.
Six minutes later, Arouna Kone brought Levante cut the difference. From the middle of the penalty box, he headed shipment Oscar Serrano into the bottom left corner of goalkeeper Casillas.
Benzema restore the two goal advantage Madrid in the 65th minute. Shipment using the ball Ronaldo, Benzema menggocek ball inside the opponent's penalty box, before firing the ball into the bottom left corner of the goal Munua.
Madrid: Iker Casillas, Sergio Ramos, Pepe, Fabio Coentrao, Alvaro Arbeloa: Xabi Alonso, Esteban Granero (Sami Khedira 75), Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema: Gonzalo Higuain (Jose Maria Callejon 67), Mesut Ozil (Kaka 81)
Levante: Gustavo Munua; Gustavo Cabral, Sergio Ballesteros, Asier Del Horno (Pedro Lopez 60), Javi Venta; Vicente Iborra de la Fuente, Francisco Farinos, Oscar Serrano, Valdo (Pedro Botelho 76); Arouna Kone, Nabil El Zhar (Miguel Pallardo 46)