The meeting took place at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo and ended at 3: 1.
In the 20th minute, Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema opened the scoring. Toni Kroos found Benzema in the centre of the penalty area, who turned sharply to the goal and carefully rolled the ball into the far corner.
After 10 minutes, Benzema scored a double. Madrid covered the opponent at the exit from the penalty area. Kroos rolled the ball to Benzema, who improved his position and struck the bottom right into the goal’s corner. In the 41st minute, forward Santi Mina won back one goal. Mina chose a great position in Real Madrid’s penalty area, won the top, and sent the ball to the corner of the goal with his head. In stoppage time, Marco Asensio scored Madrid’s third goal.
Real Madrid scored 60 points and moved up to second place in the Examples table. Celta (34) is in 11th place.