The Real Madrid goalkeeper let the ball go over his legs and rolled into the net in the 60th minute against Eibar in the La Liga round 28. Courtois had to pick up the net in the 500th professional match. This goal of the Belgian goalkeeper was ridiculed by the netizens and the media.
The ball took place in the 60th minute, Exposito’s Eibar kick was not too dangerous. But the ball hit a player, changed direction and Courtois could not react in time.
“The unfortunate moment for Thibaut Courtois. Eibar scored a goal against Real in a satire with the Belgian goalkeeper. After the finish, the ball touched Pedro Bigas, walking between his legs before rolling.”
“After an idle first half, Courtois was pressured by Eibar in the second half. He could not keep a clean sheet in the 500th match at the professional tournament. The ball hit Bigas changed direction, making Courtois a pastime,” Le Soir described.
The Belgian goalkeeper had a memorable moment on the day he came back to play, after a long break due to the impact of the disease. However, in addition to this situation, Courtois repeatedly showed outstanding talent.
He cleared the ball in the 57th minute, then successfully blocked Leon’s kick in the 69th minute. Courtois got the goal in the 500th professional match.
In this match, the Real owner was assessed more strongly and soon got 3 goals in the first half. That was thanks to the work of Toni Kroos, Sergio Ramos and Marcelo. The match ended with a 3-1 victory for Real, thereby helping the students of coach Zinedine Zidane to shorten the distance with Barca to 2 points.
This is the occasion to mark the 8th anniversary of Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick against Thibaut Courtois. It appeared in the match Real Madrid beat Atletico 4-1 in round 33 La Liga 2011/12.