Real Madrid beat Getafe in Spanish La Liga match
– Cristiano Ronaldo scored two goals for Los Blancos, while Bale scored a goal
– The win has taken Real Madrid to third position on the La Liga standings
Getafe were on Saturday night, March 3, taught a serious football lesson by Spanish champions Real Madrid who defeated them 3-1 in a La Liga match.
Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo continued with his rich vein of form for Real Madrid as he scored two goals in this encounter.
Gareth Bale scored the first goal for Real Madrid in the 24th minute thanks to an excellent pass from Isco.
Frenchman Karim Benzema then provided a superb pass for Cristiano Ronaldo to score the second goal in the 45th minute as both sides went into the break with Los Blancos leading 2-0.
The visitor pulled one back in the 66th minute through Francisco Portillo who converted a penalty sending Keylor Navas the wrong way.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his second goal in the 78th minute after being assisted by Marcelo for Real Madrid to win the match 3-1.
Real Madrid are now occupying third position on the Spanish La Liga standings with 51 points after 26 games played this term.