A ten-man Actual Madrid faltered as soon as once more within the LaLiga title race as Takefusa Kubo haunted his former membership after scoring in a 2-0 win for Actual Sociedad.

Barcelona snatched a 1-0 victory over Osasuna previous to Tuesday’s kick-off at Reale Area, the place Madrid supplied little with out the suspended Vinicius Junior or the rested Karim Benzema.

Kubo – who joined La Actual from Los Blancos final July – scored simply previous half-time and, after Dani Carvajal acquired his marching orders for 2 cautions, Ander Barrenetxea made certain of victory for the hosts.

Subsequent week’s Champions League semi-final conflict at Manchester Metropolis seems the precedence for Madrid now over LaLiga, the place they path leaders Barca by 14 factors with 5 video games to play.