Real Madrid win their first El Clasico of the season with a 3-1 win over Barcelona at Camp Nou, Sergio Ramos won MOTM, SportVectru reports.
Federico Valverde and Ansu Fati traded goals inside of 10 minutes before Sergio Ramos’ second-half penalty and a late tally from Luka Modric cemented the result.
The win fires Real to the top of the La Liga standings days after the continental home defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk. Real now boast a microscopic advantage in head-to-head meetings against Barca with 97 victories to their rivals’ 96 in 245 competitive matches between the two.
Barcelona’s starting XI: Neto; Sergino Dest, Gerard Pique, Clement Lenglet, Jordi Alba; Sergio Busquets, Frenkie de Jong; Pedri, Philippe Coutinho, Ansu Fati and Lionel Messi.
Real Madrid’s starting XI: Thibaut Courtois; Nacho, Raphael Varane, Sergio Ramos, Ferland Mendy; Casemiro, Toni Kroos, Marco Asensio, Fede Valverde; Vinicius and Karim Benzema.