Actual Madrid held to shock goalless draw by Cadiz; AC Milan overwhelmed by Napoli
Actual Madrid have been held to a shock goalless draw by struggling Cadiz on Sunday in La Liga.
Carlo Ancelotti’s aspect dropped their first factors since October after Sunday’s stalemate on the Bernabeu.
They prolonged their lead on the high of La Liga to 6 factors however second-placed Sevilla now have a sport in hand. Second-bottom Cadiz grabbed a worthwhile level of their combat towards the drop.
It was a gutsy efficiency by the southern membership on the league leaders as they survived a second half through which Actual bombarded Jeremias Ledesma’s objective with out discovering the web.
Third-placed Actual Betis slipped to a 3-2 defeat at Athletic Bilbao because of Oscar De Marcos’ late winner.
Inaki Williams opened the scoring after simply two minutes earlier than Juanmi shortly levelled. Nabil Fekir put Betis forward just for Williams to make it 2-2 and De Marcos’ objective snatched the factors within the 89th minute.
Getafe breathed life into their survival probabilities after Dario Poveda’s stoppage-time winner towards Osasuna.
They climbed out of the relegation zone because of Poveda’s late header within the 1-0 win which lifted them above the underside three on objective distinction.
Grenada beat Mallorca 4-1 to maneuver nearer to their guests in mid-table. Jorge Molina’s hat-trick and Antonio Puertas’ objective eased them to victory.
Serie A: Milan overwhelmed by Napoli
In Italy, AC Milan missed the possibility to shut the hole to Inter Milan on the high of Serie A after dropping 1-0 to Napoli.
The guests leapfrogged Milan into second with each groups 4 factors behind Inter because of Elif Elmas’ winner within the San Siro. The hosts had a stoppage-time leveller from Franck Kessie dominated out for offside.
Fiorentina got here from 2-0 down to attract 2-2 with Sassuolo and transfer sixth. Dusan Vlahovic and Lucas Torreira rescued some extent after Gianluca Scamacca and Davide Frattesi put the guests in management. Cristiano Biraghi was despatched off for Fiorentina however they held on.
Sampdoria drew 1-1 with Venezia after Thomas Henry’s late leveller cancelled out Manolo Gabbiadini’s first-minute strike.
Torino beat Verona 1-0 because of Tommaso Pobega’s objective after Verona had Giangiacomo Magnani dismissed.
Spezia drew 1-1 with Empoli to earn some extent of their battle towards the drop however prolonged their winless run to eight and sit three factors above the drop zone.
Bundesliga: Freiburg beat Leverkusen
Substitute Kevin Schade scored late as Freiburg beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 to leapfrog the guests and transfer into third place forward of the Bundesliga’s winter break.
Freiburg profited from some lax defending within the 84th minute as Ermedin Demirovic was in a position to cross with out stress and Schade nipped forward of his marker to beat Leverkusen goalkeeper Luk Hrdeck on the close to put up.
Freiburg’s Vincenzo Grifo opened the scoring with a penalty earlier than Charles Aranguiz equalised in first-half damage time for Leverkusen.
Freiburg have a one-point lead over fourth-placed Leverkusen and Hoffenheim.
Anthony Modeste scored a late objective to present Cologne a 1-0 win over Stuttgart within the final Bundesliga sport earlier than the winter break.
Kingsley Schindler crossed for the French striker to go the winner within the 88th minute and set off a Christmas occasion amongst dwelling followers. Their endurance had been tried by two disallowed targets early on, the primary for an unintended handball, the second by means of VAR for a marginal offside name.
The win lifted Cologne to eighth place on the midway stage.