• Cultural Leonesa 1-7 Real Madrid: Morata & Asensio on fire in Copa del Rey

    Cultural Leonesa 1-7 Real Madrid: Morata & Asensio on fire in Copa del Rey

    The absences of Ronaldo, Benzema and Bale were barely felt by the visitors in a painfully one-sided first leg, as their second string attack carved through Wednesday’s opponents.

    Alvaro Morata and Marco Asensio led the way as a much-changed Real Madrid eased to a 7-1 win at third-tier Cultural Leonesa in the Copa del Rey round-of-32 first leg on Wednesday.

    Madrid’s esteemed attacking trio of Karim Benzema, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale were among those rested, but the visitors cruised in their […]