Real Madrid recorded a 6-0 victory against Levante in a La Liga fixture played on Thursday, May 12, 2022.
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Klopp better watch out - Vinicius scores hat-trick Benzema shows top form as Real Madrid send Levante to division 2.
Carlo Ancelloti's men aimed to bounce back after a 1-0 loss away to city rivals Atletico Madrid last weekend.
Real Madrid went in front as Ferland Mendy converted a ball through to him by Luka Modric in the 13th minute.
Benzema scored the second from a ball by Vinicius Junior in the 19th minute. Rodrygo scored the third from an assist by Modric in the 34th minute.
Modric got this third assist of the game when Vinicius put the ball in the back of the net Just before the halftime break.
In the 68th minute, Vinicius got his second of the game and Real Madrid's fifth after good work by Benzema.
Luka Jovic provided Vinicius his hat-trick goal and Real Madrid's sixth of the game in the 86th minute.
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Speaking after the game, Jesus Vallejo said, "The key was to focus on the game. From warm-up on you could see how motivated the team was.
"We came out in the first half playing very well, both defensively and offensively. We scored quick goals which in turn helped us play a good game."
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti praise Benzema and Vinicius for their contributions, he said, "Vinicius and Karim played very well tonight, as they have all season. The whole team is doing a great job and this allows them to show their quality.
"Time has helped them both. They understand each other very well."
Vinicius was happy to score a hattrick and thanked the fans with a statement that said, ""Hey madridistas! I’m here with the ball from my first hat-trick.
"I’m very happy and hopefully I can continue making history at this club. Let’s go! #APorLa14. Hala Madrid!"
After defeating Pep Guardiola's Manchester City in the semifinal, Real Madrid will now continue their preparation for the final against Jurgen Kloop's Liverpool