Earlier this season, Real Madrid were running past opponents at a record pace, as Carlo Ancelotti’s side went on a 22-match winning streak in all competitions from October to December.
But lately the Spanish giants have been dealt some adversity. Player unrest, lackluster performances and injuries have taken a toll on the squad since the team returned from its winter break.
Los Blancos hit rock bottom when they were demolished 4-0 in the Madrid derby on February 7th.
They briefly reversed their fortunes by grinding out three successive 2-0 victories following the contest at the Vicente Calderon. But yesterday, Real dropped points at home…