G Bale (20),Casemiro (27),T Kroos (62),S Ramos ( 90+2)
Deportivo vs R Madrid
Spanish La Liga
9:15pm Sunday 20th August
WATCH: RAMOS SENT OFF AGAIN
DEPORTIVO 0-3 REAL MADRID
FT: It's all over. An easy night for Real but they will be disappointed with losing Ramos to a second yellow card in the closing stages. However, it was a good performance from Zinedine Zidane's en, who get their La Liga title defence off to a winning start.
90+2: RED CARD! Ramos goes up for a header with Valle and catches the attacker with his leading arm. The referee brandishes a second yellow card to the Real captain. It's his 18th career red card in La Liga.
90: There will be TWO minutes of added time...
90: PENALTY MISSED! Andone steps up but his effort is tipped around the post by Navas.
88: PENALTY TO DEPORTIVO! Carvajal produces a rash tackle on Bruno Gama and the referee points to the spot.
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87: FREE-KICK! Asensio lifts the ball over the wall but he cannot beat Ruben, who dives to his left to make the save.
84: Deportivo cut open the Real backline and Andone gets a hot in on goal, but again it's straight at a grateful Navas.
80: SUB! Another change, this time it's Real, who take of Bale and bring on Vasquez.
79: SUB! Another change for the hosts. Cartabia is replaced by Valle.
76: SHOT! The ball bounces around in the Deportivo box until Marcelo swings a boot at it. He makes good connection but cannot get the direction as the ball sails high over the crossbar.
75: Marcelo whips in a dangerous cross to the far post but Luisinho is alert to the danger and calmly chests the ball back to Ruben.
WATCH: KROOS MAKES IT THREE
72: SUB! Real make their second change. It's the goalscorer Casemiro coming off and he is replaced by Llorente.
69: Kroos looks to play in Bale, but the ball is expertly cut out by Schar.
66: SUB! Real respond with a change of their own. Isco is replaced by Asensio.
65: SUB! The hosts make their first change with Lopez replacing Borges.
64: CROSSBAR! Guilherme beats Navas from an acute angle but the ball crashes back off the crossbar.
GOAL! DEPORTIVO 0-3 REAL MADRID (Kroos, 62)
Fast-flowing football from Real as Benzema, Isco and Bale combine. The Welshman pulls the ball back from the byline for the arriving Kroos, who fires the ball past Ruben from the edge of the penalty area. Game, set and match.
DEPORTIVO 0-2 REAL MADRID
61: FREE-KICK! In the absence of Ronaldo, it's Bale who strikes it but his swerving effort is easily caught by Ruben.
60: YELLOW! Cartabia trips Casemiro as the Brazilian bursts deep into Deportivo's half.
59: CORNER! Sustained pressure from Deportivo. It's taken quickly as Andone's header hits the target but Ramos is back for Real, calmly chesting the ball down for Navas to gather.
56: CORNER! The ball is fired into the Real box but Ramos is there again for Real, who clear their lines.
53: YELLOWS! It all flares up as Ramos and Schar clash. Schar appears to put his head on Ramos, who shoves the Deportivo defender in the face. Both are show yellow cards but both could have seen red.
52: CORNER! Kroos' cross is hooked away to safety by Juanfran.
51: Kroos has go from long-range, but the ball is deflected wide of the post. Corner to Real...
48: SHOT! Guilherme tries his luck from distance but the shot is deflected up and into the arms of Navas. The sting was taken out of the shot by Ramos' block.
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46: Deportivo get us back back underway...
HT: That's it for the first-half. Deportivo have had their moments but in truth it's been relatively comfortable for the champions, who lead by goals from Gareth Bale and Casemiro. Zidane will be asking his troops for more of the same after the break!
45: There will be ONE additional minute at the end of the first-half...
43: SAVE! Andone rises highest in Real penalty area and heads the ball goalwards. unfortunately for the hosts it's straight at Navas, who makes a comfortable save.
41: FREE-KICK! Kroos swings the ball into the box but it's a Deportivo head that gets to the ball and the danger is averted.
39: Carvajal has his back to goal and is going nowhere until Luisinho brings him down to give Real a free-kick in a dangerous position...
36: Bakkali looks to test Carvajal again. He bursts down the right and curls a cross towards the far post, but fails to pick out a team-mate as the ball sails out for a goal kick.
34: Real are in full control now with Deportivo struggling to win back possession. Zidane's side are controlling the tempo of this game.
WATCH: CASEMIRO MAKES IT TWO
30: There's a break in play as Carvajal receives treatment after picking up a knock.
GOAL! DEPORTIVO 0-2 REAL MADRID (Casemiro, 27)
Marcelo drives the ball across goal and it's Real Madrid's holding midfield player who is waiting in the centre forward position to tap home from close range.
WATCH: BALE GETS REAL OFF THE MARK
Here's how Bale gave Real the lead...
DEPORTIVO 0-1 REAL MADRID
24: YELLOW! The ball gets away from Bakkali in the Real penalty area and he catches Carvajal, picking up a booking in the process. The home fans are incensed because of the what happened moments earlier when Nacho escaped a caution.
23: Nacho clatters into the back of Andone on the halfway line. The referee blows for a free-kick and the Real defender is lucky to escape without a booking.
GOAL! DEPORTIVO 0-1 REAL MADRID (Bale, 20)
And just like that Real have the lead. All Deportivo's good early work is undone. Modric has acres of space on the edge of the area and he fires a shot goalwards which is spilled by Ruben. The rebound falls to Benzema, who attempts to turn onto his left foot and in doing so the ball falls for Bale. The Welshman needs no second invitation, tapping home from close range.
DEPORTIVO 0-0 REAL MADRID
19: Deportivo work the ball to Bakkali, who fires in a cros toward the penalty spot. Ramos is there for Madrid to head clear. Deportivo have made an excellent start to this game.
16: The ball drops to Guilherme 20 yards from goal, but he cannot trouble Navas, firing his shot high over the crossbar.
14: Isco stands up a brilliant ball into the penalty area but Luisinho is there for Deportivo to head clear.
11: Bakkali chases what looks to be a lost cause, making a nuisance of himself as Nacho looks to clear. The Deportivo forward clips the hills of Nacho, giving away a free-kick deep in the Real half.
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