Real Madrid appeared to be easing to a straightforward win against Girona in Sunday's La Liga clash at the Bernabeu -- but the Catalans turned the game around in the second half to take a deserved 2-1 victory.
It is difficult to take many positives from a performance which recalled many of the problems Madrid have faced all season. One bright spot was club captain Ramos' latest sending off means he will serve a suspension next week in La Liga, leaving him free for the following week's Clasico...
Sergio Ramos earned the 25th red card of his Real Madrid career during the 2-1 La Liga defeat against Girona, but he will not miss the upcoming Clasico clashes against Barcelona.
Ramos was sent off for two bookings, the first of which was earned in the 64th minute when he gave away a penalty after handling an Aleix Garcia shot.
The second came in the closing moments, a high boot from Ramos deep inside the Girona penalty area brought a second yellow and his 20th dismissal in La Liga...
Lowly Girona stunned Real Madrid as they came from a goal down to win 2-1 at the Bernabeu on Sunday in a game that saw Sergio Ramos sent off for two bookings.
But there's relief for Madrid, as Ramos will be suspended for next week's game at Levante rather than the two upcoming Clasico games.
Casemiro gave Madrid a half-time lead, but Cristhian Stuani levelled from the penalty spot and Cristian Portu headed home a shock winner for the side that began the day in 17th place.
Girona made a positive...