Real Madrid host Villarreal in the continuation of LaLiga. Real Madrid wants three points, although the draw is still enough to take the championship ladder.
Real Madrid vs Villarreal takes place at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium on Friday (7/17/2020).
If Royal club fail to win the match, Real Madrid still has one more match to lock in the title, which is against Leganes.
Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane, confirmed that his team wanted to ensure the title as soon as possible. “This is not about what I like or don’t like,” he said when asked at his press conference about the possibility of drawing the next two matches.”We want to win the game, that’s all. We will do it, as we always do and like Villarreal will do it too. I don’t feel like a champion. Nobody knows what might happen,” Zidane continued, as quoted by Marca
Madrid currently sits at the top of the LaLiga standings with 83 points. If Real Madrid draws in the remaining two matches and Barca are able to sweep away, then the points of both teams are equally 85 points. Madrid remains a champion because it excels, head to head, 1-1 and 2-0.