Real Madrid cruised past Rayo Vallecano 2-1 at Santiago Bernabeu to claim 3 vital points and register 8th La Liga victory of the season. The Los Blancos goals were scored by Tony Kroos in the 14th minute after clever assist from Asensio while Karim Benzema combined with David Alaba in the 38th minute to gift the hosts a 2-0 lead at halftime. Rayo Vallecano consolation goal was scored by Falcao in the 77th minute after being assisted by Garcia to denie the hosts a clean sheet victory. Following the 2-1 victory, Real Madrid climbed up to position 1 in the La Liga table with 27 points while Rayo Vallecano dropped to position 6 in La Liga table with 20 points.
Barcelona were held into a 3-3 draw by Celta Vigo to drop 2 vital points in the La Liga & clinch 5th draw of the season. Barcelona goals were scored by Ansu Fati, Sergio Busquets and Mempis Depay while Celta vigo goals were scored by Nolito & Aspas who scored twice to salvage a point for the hosts. After 3-3 draw, Barcelona moved to position 9 in the La Liga table with 17 points while Celta moved to position 16 with 12 points.
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