The team where the Colombian Radamel Falcao García acts left the area of international competitions after losing to Real Betis at Benito Villamarín the previous day. The forward had a few minutes and was close to scoring, however, his free kick shot narrowly missed.
Currently those of Madrid have 16 points, product of five wins, one draw and four losses. The intention for this date is to continue above the culé team, which appears in the ninth box after losing the classic against Real Madrid.
One of the goals set for the Madrid club is cut a streak of almost 20 years without winning against that rival.