Essien & Modric open their La Liga accounts as Real Madrid hammer Zaragoza
Real Madrid 4 – Zaragoza 0 (La Liga, November 3, 2012) (Alternative highlights & Alternative highlights 2.) From a 22nd minute corner, Gonzalo Higuain powered Real 1-nil ahead. Real increased their lead soon after as Angel Di Maria had three attempts as he doubled the advantage. Michael Essien wrapped up the win with his first goal at Real the end of the match, before Luka Modric added further gloss to the scoreline with his first Los Blancos strike.