Marking Hugo Duro

After Carvajal’s goal in the opening stages, The ‘9’ had up to three very clear chances to have tied or even put the Valencians ahead if he had perfected the shot against Andriy Lunin. The third missed opportunity gave way, in a matter of seconds, to one of the universal laws of football: he who forgives pays. A balloon tangled by Ashes In the small area he gained strength to end up in the net as he approached Duro’s head like a perfect service. However, when the entire Valencian crowd was singing for the goal, the former Getafe player incomprehensibly botched the shot. In the next play, Vinícius He had no mercy. She sent in with her chest the center of Rodrygo.

Hugo Duro He appeared in Madrid as one of the 11 players in the League with the greatest scoring impact thanks to his five goals, two assists and the penalty caused a week ago against Granada. The film in Madrid was totally different. Horror. Ten minutes in, in his best action, the 24-year-old attacker scrambled in the area and his half-turned shot was repelled by Lunin’s legs. Five minutes later, an exquisite pass filtered by Sergi Canós He left Duro alone in front of the goal. Face to face he ended up shooting the ‘doll’.

Valencia’s ‘9’ fights for the ball with Madrid defender David Alaba EFE

The Madrid striker left with shoulder pain

In the second half, shoulder painanother Hugo, González, helped him start to get up with the assistance of the 5-1. Finally he holed out. First, and with the right hand.

A cursed Saturday for the ‘9’, which doomed him at the top of the table of players who miss the most clear chances in this League… They are already ocho.

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