Gareth Bale equaled Beckham’s achievement
Real Madrid striker Garreth Bale played his No 116 game in the Primera Liga with Espanyol losing 0-1 in the 26th round.
By this, 28-year-old Bale was equalized with another former Real Madrid player David Beckham, who had so far had a record-breaking record of the number of matches in the Spanish Championship of British footballers.
Espanyol – Real Madrid 1: 0 + 15
Bale started as a champion but was replaced in the 81st minute. At the last minute of the added time, Espanyol managed to win the goal of Gerard Moreno.