Real Madrid fought off the challenge by Cadiz to grab a deserved Laliga win with a late goal from Fernandez, Breaking Sport News reports.
First Half Report
It was a dramatic clash between the two sides as the referee set the game rolling at the blast of the kick off whistle.
From the start, Real Madrid pushed the host back to the wall looking for an early goal but collided against Cadiz all-man defense tactics.
It was a one-sided game going forward with Real Madrid desperately making attempts to nail it with a goal.
Los Blancos mounted heavy pressure on the home side but could not break the brink-wall defense of the host.
Cadiz lined all their players in their own half, making efforts to frustrate Real Madrid attacking momentum.
It was a first half blast by Real Madrid who were firing with speed and energetic moves to grab a first half win all to no avail.
Cadiz held off the pressure and went into the first half with the barren draw.
Second Half Report
Real Madrid continued to dominate play as the second half kicked off.
Cadiz maintained their all-man defense while waiting to catch Real Madrid on fast counter attacks.
The match crossed the hour mark with Real Madrid unable to break the goal deadlock.
Real Madrid fired over 23 attempts and wielded over 70% of the ball possession but could not find the back of the net.
Cadiz’s backline punctured some attacking attempts while the visitors also missed some goal-scoring chances.
After a sustained pressure on the Cadiz’s half, Real Madrid finally broke the goal deadlock in the 72nd minute to take a deserved lead.
Fernandez opened the scoring for Los Blancos with an assist from Tchouameni.
Four minutes after Fernandez’s opener, Marco Asensio doubled the lead for Real Madrid as Los Blancos fought off the challenge to grab the two late goals to secure a win after final whistle.