Real Madrid take 2-0 1st leg lead over Valencia

Real Madrid 2 – Valencia 0 (Copa del Rey, January 15, 2013) (Alternative all goals clip & longer highlights.) Cristiano Ronaldo’s back heel pass was the highlight of the opening exchanges. Karim Benzema broke the deadlock following good work by Essien and Khedira. Despite Valencia dominating the second half, an own goal from Andres Guardado put Real Madrid in charge of the tie.

Karim Benzema goal v Valencia (replays) includes Casillas save just before goal.

Ricardo Carvalho handles in the box, no penalty.

Crazy Jonas miss (Real Madrid v Valencia).

GIF: Jonas miss v Real Madrid.

GIF: Andres Guardado og for Real Madrid v Valencia.

Cristiano Ronaldo miss v Valencia & Jose Mourinho reaction.

Crazy Cristiano Ronaldo miss v Valencia (or brilliant Guaita save?).

Individual Highlights: Cristiano Ronaldo v Valencia.