Real Madrid 1-1 Levante; Los Blancos held again at Bernabeu
Real Madrid dropped more points at home as Levante held the champions to a 1-1 draw on Saturday afternoon.
Ivi put the visitors ahead 12 minutes into the game after a long throw confused a disorderly Real defence, but they responded before the break thanks to a Lucas Vazquez reply in the 36 minute
Gareth Bale, who started on the bench, however came in for injured Karim Benzema, and the Welshman missed couple of begging chances that could have salvaged the situation for Real Madrid
Marcelo was however sent off at the 89th minute for a raw kick out at Jefferson Lerma when both players were on the ground. The dismissal came immediately after Levante goalkeeper Raul superbly denied the Brazilian from netting the winner
Real Madrid shared points with Valencia two weeks back, which allows Barcelona to open up a five-point gap on their title rivals, with the Catalan giants in action at home to Espanyol later this evening,
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