Real Madrid Castilla’s promotion hopes ended by Cartagena

03 Jun 2019

Real Madrid Castilla‘s hopes of securing promotion were ended as Cartagenacame from behind to win 2-0 in the second leg of the Segunda Division B play-off quarter-final.

Castilla had taken a 3-1 lead from the first leg of the semi-final into the second leg away at Cartagena, but strikes from Eladio Zorrilla and Miguel Angel Cordero saw the hosts move on to the semi-finals on away goals.

Castilla, who had Luca Zidane in goal, were a shadow of the team that won so convincingly last weekend and struggled against their fired-up hosts.

Cartagena netted two early goals and saw out the game as the visitors lost their composure with needless fouls and mistakes.

Unlike CastillaCartagena managed to find the net away from home during the tie and they are the ones who progress to the next stage.

The result means Castilla will spend another season in Spain’s third tier.

Next Match

Barcelona vs Real Madrid


Does Vinicius deserve a starting spot?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
Leo Messi 25 Goals Barcelona
Karim Benzema 21 Goals Real Madrid
Gerard Moreno 18 Goals Villarreal
Luis Suarez 16 Goals Barcelona
Raúl García 15 Goals Athletic Bilbao
Lewandowski 10 Goals Bayern Munich
Haaland 8 Goals RB Salzburg
Harry Kane 6 Goals Tottenham Hotspur
Son Heung-min 5 Goals Tottenham Hotspur
Sterling 5 Goals Manchester City