Real Madrid attacker Vinicius Junior and Karim Benzema scored on each half to help Los Blancos overcome aggressive Levante at the Estadio Ceramica on Sunday evening in the La Liga.
Real Madrid hit the ground running in the 16th minute from a beautifully curled shot from Vinicius from the left wing after creating much space for himself to beat the goalkeeper Aitor Fernandez.
Real Madrid was fortunate not to have conceded in the 30th minute after Levante’s effort was crashed against the crossbar following a header from a Levente player.
Levante outplayed Real Madrid in the second half but Real Madrid was solid in the defence as they stood against all what the home threw at them.
Thibaut Courtois should be credited once again for his outstanding performance as he kept another clean sheet against resurgent Levante was unlucky not to have gotten at least a goal in this clash.
Karim Benzema scored the second goal for Los Blancos after he broke away from half-way to get the goal in the additional time of the match to make it 2-0 for Real Madrid.
Real Madrid will host Cadiz in their next La Liga game.