Exciting matches at the top of the Spanish Liga on Saturday night with the leaders Real Madrid continuing recently found good play.
Real Madrid got it all together with a 6-1 result against Racing de Santander which thrilled the public at the Bernabeu, and four of the goals came from Cristiano Ronaldo, the last one from the penalty spot.
Racing opted for defensive play but they held out only ten minutes against the Real attack as Mourinho’s side played together as a team and the strikers found their mark. Higuaín opened the scoring after ten minutes and Diop got the consolation goal for the visitors in the last minutes of the match.
Barcelona also had a good result with a 2-0 win away against
Bottom placed club Real Zaragoza, with both goals coming from Leo Messi. Reporters say that Barça did not play well however with a couple of chances missed by Zaragoza in the first half. Leo Ponzio was sent off for Zaragoza at the start of the second half.
Giant killers of the night were Mallorca who travelled to Valencia and came away with a 1-2 win. Mallorca also had good matches against Madrid and Barça, and the result is the second consecutive defeat for Valencia.
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