Originally posted on A Different League  |  Last updated 1/4/12
Real Madrid staged a dramatic fightback from two goals down to beat a brave Málaga 3-2 in their last 16 Copa del Rey tie, setting up a mouth-watering second leg clash at La Rosaleda next Tuesday. Manuel Pellegrini’s men shocked an 83,000 crowd at the Santiago Bernabéu by taking a two-goal lead within the first half-hour, Sergio Sánchez heading home a Santi Cazorla corner on 10 minutes and Martín Demichelis following suit 20 minutes later. However, Madrid boss José Mourinho made three changes at the break, introducing Sami Khedira, Karim Benzema and Mesut Ozil for José María C
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