Real Madrid Suffer Shock 1-0 Defeat To Mallorca

Real Madrid suffered their first league defeat of the season as they lost at La Liga newcomers Mallorca on Saturday night.

Ivorian forward Lago Junior scored the only goal of the game after just seven minutes when he drove in from the left and fired into the far corner.

Karim Benzema went closest for Madrid when his shot hit the bar while Alvaro Odriozola saw red late on.

Gareth Bale and Luka Modric sat out after picking up knocks on international duty, while Eden Hazard was given the weekend off following the birth of his fourth child and Toni Kroos was kept in reserve despite recovering from a recent groin injury.

Zinedine Zidane‘s now side sit second in La Liga, one point behind Barcelona.

Meanwhile, Mallorca rose to 14th, having sat in the relegation zone before the game.

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