Five things we learned as Real Madrid thumped Barcelona over two legs to win the Spanish Super Cup

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Published by : CT WEB 2017-08-17 14:03:00

Real Madrid beat bitter rivals Barcelona 2-0 at the Santiago Bernabéu on Wednesday night to win the Spanish Super Cup 5-1 on aggregate.

Zinedine Zidane's side were without the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo while Gareth Bale was left on the bench, but it took them just four minutes to open the scoring.

21-year-old Marco Asensio, widely tipped as a future superstar of the game, let rip from thirty-yards with a wonderful curling effort which flew past Barcelona's goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

(Independent)

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