CEST “Both keepers did well. Competition for places is always a good thing. They didn’t have too much to do, but it’s always great to know that you have an alternative,” he said. Upd. at 01:53 28/07/2015 When asked about the free-kicks Benitez said after Madrid’s 3-0 win: “Cristiano took them in the first half and James did in the second. We’ll see what happens later on.” Rafa Benitez says he doesn’t know who will be taking free-kicks for Real Madrid this season. Sport EN Rafa also thought both Kiko Casilla and Keylor Navas, who played a half each, impressed. James Rodriguez scored a fantastic goal from one against Inter Milan, but last season it mainly tended to be Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale who took them.