Historic Goals: Emilio Butragueño

NEWS STORY. 26/11/2021

In the 1985/86 season, the forward struck a brace against Sevilla at the Santiago Bernabéu.

The star of this week's instalment of Historic Goals is Emilio Butragueño. The forward made his way into the first team after producing a string of impressive displays with Castilla. Pace, quick feet and all-round raw talent were just some of the attributes Butragueño was blessed with, leading to him forming part of the famous Quinta del Buitre.

In the 85/86 campaign, Real Madrid welcomed Sevilla to the Santiago Bernabéu on matchday 26. Today's goal was the forward's second in that encounter, which served to clinch a 2-1 victory for our team. Following a beautiful cross to the back stick, Butragueño unleashed a fierce volley which ripped into the back of the net.

Video.Historic Goals: Butragueño

Emilio Butragueño played for Real Madrid for 12 seasons, making 463 appearances and scoring 171 goals. He also lifted 15 trophies during his time at the club: 2 UEFA Cups, 6 LaLiga titles, 2 Copa del Rey, 4 Spanish Super Cups and 1 Copa de la Liga.