Strange performance from the Cameroonian shot-stopper. Should have done better with the goal and looked shaky at times but he did make a number of superb saves especially from Adebayor.
Poor performance from the right-back who was given a torrid evening by Ronaldo. Was substituted in the second half.
With Di Maria being substituted early on and Ronaldo playing both flanks the vice-captain missed a great opportunity to attack down the left-wing. His defending was average.
The defender had an average game. He did make some good challenges but struggled with the pace of Ronaldo and co.
The youngster struggled a little against the attack of Real Madrid. Was often brought out of position and was lucky to not be sent-off for a blatant block on Ronaldo in the second-half.
The former Deportivo man created some good chances for his side but did not work hard enough in the middle of the park as Khedira, Oezil and Xabi Alonso dominated play.
A few misplaced paces but all in all, not a bad game from the Barcelona-born midfielder. His set-piece deliveries were a danger and certainly one of the better performers for Espanyol tonight.
The youngster was outclassed in the midfield by Real's star-studded midfield. He worked hard but tired as the game went on.
The experienced striker did not have a good game tonight. His movement wasn't the best and he struggled to hold up play.
The experienced striker worked hard tonight but to no avail as he come across two top centre-backs in good form. Did not receive the best service either.
One of Espanyol's better performers. Showed great pace in the build up to Casillas' sending off and looked lively throughout.
Nightmare for the 'keeper who was sent off after two minutes, the quickest sending off in Real Madrid history.
Solid performance from the right-back who after a shaky start improved as the game went on making several decent interceptions.
Very impressive performance from the former Porto man who put his body on the line to make several great blocks and challenges.
The Brazilian was a constant menace down the left and his energetic performance was summed up with a brilliantly taken goal for Real's opening goal of the game.
A decent game from the experienced defender. He was beaten for pace a few times but was fully committed to the cause, making some impressive tackles.
The Spaniard showed off his usual exemplary passing and did make some good tackles but will county himself lucky to stay on the pitch after making several rash challenges.
The midfielder was everywhere tonight, making some superb challenges in the process. Top performance.
The German worked very hard in the middle of the park, showcasing his brilliant vision while also making sure he got back to defend.
Á. di María
Disappointing night for the Argentinian who was forced off after three minutes with Mourinho replacing him with Adan after Casillas' sending-off.
The Togolese striker looked very lively tonight and his hold up play was top notch. However, he will be disappointed not to come away from the game with a goal or two after several wasted opportunities.
The Portuguese winger had a very good game even if he didn't score. His passing was brilliant and he could of had a few assists if it wasn't for Adebayor's wasteful finishing.
- 25 C. Álvarez
- 18 J. Forlín
- 22 A. Duscher
The winger on-loan from Napoli looked good when he came on with half hour to go. Caused Marcelo a few problems and nullified the Brazilian's attacking threat.
Replaced Sergio Garcia in the second half but wasn't an improvement as he struggled to get into the game.
Came on after Casillas' sending off in the second minute and after a nervous start, the third choice 'keeper grew in confidence, making some decent stops.
Would have been surprised to see himself named on the bench. The Spanish right-back did enter the game late on to protect Real's lead but did not have enough time to make an impact.
- 18 Albiol
The French international replaced Oezil late on and added a little more bite to the midfield, ensuring Espanyol struggled to create late chances.
- 8 Kaká
- 9 K. Benzema