Gareth Bale, Marco Asensio and Vinicius were in spectacular form as Real Madrid defeated Juventus 3-1 in a pre-season friendly at the FedEx Field in the USA.
Juventus went ahead in the 12th minute when Dani Carvajal was trying to corral Joao Cancelo’s
left side cross when he deflected the ball into his own net.
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Bale scored his trademark goal from outside the area to restore parity and in the 39th minute and in the second half Julen Lopetegui introduced Asensio who came off the bench to score a brace for the Los Blancos in the 47th and 56th minute of the clash with both goals provided by his new teammate Vinicius.
It was the first defeat of the pre-season and the final match of the International Champions Cup campaign for Italy’s Juventus. The Serie A champions now open up their title defence at Chievo on August 18.
Up next for Real Madrid is the match against AS Roma on Wednesday in the International Champion Cup.