Vinicius shines as Real win 3-0

The New Paper - - SPORTS -

For­ward Vinicius Ju­nior helped Real Madrid steady the ship as a 3-0 win over Le­ganes yes­ter­day morn­ing (Sin­ga­pore time) put them on the brink of the Copa del Rey quar­ter-fi­nals.

The Brazil­ian, 18, capped an elec­tric dis­play at the San­ti­ago Bern­abeu with a stun­ning vol­ley, his third goal for the club and the team’s third of the day.

By then, Sergio Ramos had scored a first-half penalty and Lu­cas Vazquez dou­bled the ad­van­tage to send Real on their way to their first win of 2019, af­ter 2-0 loss to Real So­ciedad on Sun­day.

In an­other Copa del Rey last 16, first-leg match, Girona drew 1-1 with Atletico Madrid.

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