Real Madrid vs Levante: Madrid set club record for goalless run

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After 11 minutes of the second half passed without Madrid scoring, their goalless streak in all competitions spanned 465 minutes, surpassing their previous record of 464.

Saturday's home defeat to Levante will likely be the final nail in his coffin, although Madrid may delay the announcement until after next weekend's Clásico to avoid going into the game managerless.

It comes deservingly to Julen Lopetegui who has not been able to deliver at Real Madrid, a club where the standards are higher than anywhere else and results matter over anything else.

The Madrid boss made five changes in a bid to end a run of four games without a win or a goal.

Florentino Perez vested trust in an injury prone Gareth Bale and the inconsistent likes of Karim Benzema and Marco Asensio.

According to FootballItalia, Conte is 'waiting in the wings, and cite a report from Spanish newspaper El Pais that he was contacted by the club on October 2nd, immediately after Madrid's loss to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League.

Also helped by his woodwork which Madrid struck three times, Olazabal made 11 saves, his best being a close-range block with his leg on Vazquez just before the break. Sooner or later we will come out of this. "But we have done a lot of good things, we have to keep trying". "The players gave everything and we will get out of this situation".

Lopetegui is himself frustrated with the White as well after lack of transfer activities during the summer and most importantly the failure to replace Cristiano Ronaldo. "We have to figure out what we've been doing wrong". We're anxious, the pressure of playing at Madrid is tremendous.

"Some very unusual things happened as it sometimes does in football".