Eden Hazard, former and Chelsea legend banged goal (Penalty) against club America in friendlies Match
Real Madrid continued their preparations for the 2022-23 campaign with a pre-season friendly against Mexican side Club America on Tuesday night.
Los Blancos will enter the contest off the back of a 1-0 loss to Barcelona on Saturday, while America have taken on Chelsea and Manchester City in friendlies this summer, suffering 2-1 defeats in both fixtures.
Real Madrid began their preparations for the new season with a 1-0 loss to Barcelona in El Clasico on Saturday night, with Raphinha scoring the only goal of the contest in Las Vegas.
Los Blancos will now take on Club America and Juventus in their final two friendlies of the summer before facing Eintracht Frankfurt in the UEFA Super Cup on August 10; Carlo Ancelotti’s side will then begin their 2022-23 La Liga campaign with an away match against Almeria on August 14.
Real Madrid have only made two signings during this summer’s transfer window, bringing in Aurelien Tchouameni and Antonio Rudiger, with both players starting against Barcelona, and Ancelotti has insisted that the club’s transfer business ahead of the new season has been completed.
Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid is looking for its first goal and its first win and someone to respond to the defeat suffered last Saturday. The opponent is Liga MX’s America, a team that has also failed to win in its tour of the country that will host most of the matches of the 2026 World Cup.
This Tuesday, Oracle Park in San Francisco, California, home of the MLB Giants, will witness the duel between the top domestic league winners in Spain and Mexico, respectively, and also the teams with the most titles in the UEFA and CONCACAF Champions League.
Real Madrid draw 2 – 2 vs Club America (Benzema, Hazard; Martin, Fidalgo). Here’s our immediate reaction. More coverage coming your way on the site.