Cristiano Ronaldo strikes late as 10-man Real Madrid take shock Clasico win at Barcelona

first_imgCristiano Ronaldo scored a dramatic late winner as 10-man Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1 in the Clasico at the Camp Nou.Ronaldo fired low into the Barcelona net just minutes after Sergio Ramos had been sent off for persistent fouling.It ended a 39-game unbeaten run for Barcelona, who had not lost since October.Gerard Pique headed in a corner to give Barcelona the lead 10 minutes into the second half, before Karim Benzema equalised with a brilliant scissor-kick just after the hour mark.Gareth Bale had what looked like a legitimate goal chalked off before Ramos saw red – but Real came through thanks to Ronaldo’s late strike.Barcelona’s lead in La Liga has been trimmed to six points ahead of Atletico Madrid, seven ahead of Real. –Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @JoySportsGH. Our hashtag is #JoySportslast_img

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