Real Madrid fell short of mounting a comeback against Espanyol as the final whistle blew with the score set at 1-1. Jose Mourinho chose to rest a few key players, but their late addition to the match was not enough.
For stretches of the match, it was actually Espanyol who looked the better side. Several Madrid players were relatively invisible for this match, which gave the hosts the fighting chance they needed.
Here, we will look at the player ratings for Real Madrid. As always, check out the rating system below and note that all statistics are courtesy of Whoscored.com.
2—No production whatsoever
3—Very little production
4—Worse than average
8—Very high production
9—Nearly perfect performance