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Twitter reacts as Real Madrid comeback twice to win against Sporting Gijon

Real Madrid stay 3 points ahead of Barcelona, as Twitter weighed in with their opinions.

News 16 Apr 2017, 09:24 IST
Isco scored late on for Real Madrid
Isco scored late on for Real Madrid

Real Madrid came back from behind twice to secure an all-important win against Sporting Gijon, as they remain 3 points clear of Barcelona ahead of the El Classico next week. Sporting took the lead via Duje Cop who finished brilliantly past Kiko Casilla (as Keylor Navas was rested for the tie), from a lovely dinked ball from Mikel Vesga. However, Real Madrid came back through Isco who went past three players before shooting into the top corner. 

Sporting regained their lead early in the second half from Vesga, who looped the header. Alvaro Morata replaced parity with a good finish with his head from a Danilo cross for his 12th League goal of the season. Isco, by far the best player on the pitch, won the game for Real Madrid with a lovely finish from the edge of the box, to earn a vital three points for the Madrid giants.

Apart from Nacho and Sergio Ramos, none of the players who started against Bayern Munich played from the star for Madrid. Here’s how Twitter reacted to the win

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