The 2022–23 season has gotten off to a rough start for the Spaniard. He had started each of Real’s first six games of the season on the bench, up to today’s game. Real Madrid vs Mallorca Football Highlights
Real Madrid vs Mallorca Football Match Highlights 11 sep 2022
In just two of those contests had he been a substitute, and he had only played a total of 19 minutes.
At Santiago Bernabeu, the 26-year-old was once more listed as a reserve for the game against Mallorca.
On Sunday, Carlo Ancelotti decided not to use him once more, and Asensio was not at all pleased.
Asensio lost his cool in the 70th minute as Ancelotti decided to substitute Eduardo Camavinga and Dani Carvajal for him.
Asensio’s activities were well known to Ancelotti, who was questioned about them following the game.
According to AS, he said: “Asensio is angry and that’s normal; if he gets angry, it’s because he wants to play, and I take that into consideration. He is a crucial player.
Federico Valverde, Vinicius Jr., Rodrygo, and Antonio Rudiger all scored goals for Los Blancos in Real’s 4-1 victory.
Goal by Valverde was the best of the group. With an outstanding single goal in the last seconds of the first half, he gave his team the lead.
On Sunday, Madrid overcame Mallorca 4-1 thanks to goals from Vincius and Rodrygo, giving it its sixth straight victory in the Spanish league.
Prior to Wednesday’s Champions League encounter against Leipzig, coach Carlo Ancelotti rotated his players, leaving Madrid without the injured Karim Benzema and other regular starters.
Vedat Muriqi’s header from a Lee Kang-in pass on a set piece in the 35th minute gave Mallorca the lead at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium.
At the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday, Real Madrid was far from flawless, but Los Blancos were boosted to victory by individual brilliance, defeating Mallorca 4-1 courtesy to brilliant plays from Federico Valverde, Vinicius Jr., and Rodrygo.
While Valverde’s miraculous goal just before halfway levelled the score at the break and gave some relief from an otherwise dull first half, Mallorca striker Muriqui’s conversion of Lee Kang-free-kick In’s stunned the La Liga leaders just beyond the half-hour mark. The two young Brazilian players then took control of the game following the break.