Anthony Lozano’s first-half goal showed enough for a not likely win for the beginners.
Real Madrid suffered a shock first defeat of the LaLiga season as promoted Cadiz fought to an unforeseen 1-0 win at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano.
The visitors had actually nearly taken an early lead inside the first 2 minutes when Toni Kroos lost possession, which enabled Alex Fernandez to cross for Alvaro Negredo and his shot-on-the- turn was cleared off the line by Sergio Ramos
Thibaut Courtois conserved from Negredo and Juan Cala prior to Cadiz lastly made their pressure count in the 16th minute.
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Frontman Negredo tore down a cross to Anthony Lozano , whose chip had adequate to overcome the Real Madrid keeper and intothe net
Cadiz, runners-up to Huesca last season, had an opportunity for a second after half an hour following a speedy counter when Jose Mari discovered Lozano and his low shot was pressed away by Courtois at the near post.
Los Blancos– playing in pink to assist raise awareness for the battle against breast cancer– lastly stimulated into life when Raphael Varane met a corner from Kroos, however his header was just large.
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane made 4 changes at the start of the second half, with Ramos, Luka Modric, Lucas Vazquez and Isco all changed.
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The changes appeared to kick fresh life into the home side, as Cadiz were pressed back deep into their own half for long spells.
On 68 minutes, Kroos entered into space out on the sent out and left over a deep cross, which Cadiz goalkeeper Jeremias Ledesma failed to gather and the ball dropped to Vinicius, however the young Brazilian headed large.
Real Madrid had a goal prohibited for offside with 10 minutes left when substitute Luka Jovic scored from close-range after a knockdown from Karim Benzema— prior to the Frenchman saw his 20-yard increasing shot crash back off the crossbar with the keeper beaten.
Regardless Of all of the second-half pressure, Cadiz claimed a first win over their renowned hosts since 1991 as Real Madrid were delegated regroup ahead of their opening Champions League match against Shakhtar Donetsk.