Mesut Ozil could only strike the bar in the 15th minute when he was facing an empty net from three yards out. Real broke the deadlock in the 27th minute when Di Maria slipped in Gonzalo Higuain and the Argentine finished in the box. Getafe levelled at the start of the second half through Juan Verala’s header. With 15 minutes remaining Abdelaziz Barrada lashed home a quality strike to put Getafe ahead.
Video Highlights 26/08/2012: Getafe - Real Madrid (Liga)
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