Cristiano Ronaldo put his showboating ability into the spotlight at the weekend as the Real Madrid forward outrageously beat Espanyol defender David Lopez with a stunning elastico nutmeg.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane said he was happy to see "special" Gareth Bale return from injury with a goal in his side's 2-0 win over Espanyol at the Bernabeu on Saturday.
Gareth Bale comes back after almost three months out with an ankle injury by scoring as Real Madrid beat Espanyol.
Eighty-eight days later, Gareth Bale returned to action with Real Madrid and scored 13 minutes after coming off the bench, but insisted it will still be a few weeks before he is fully fit. The Welshman expects to be ready for Wales’s World Cup qualifier in Dublin on 24 March. He said he had…
Watch Cristiano Ronaldo beat David Lopez with an outrageous piece of skill as Real Madrid beat Espanyol 2-0.
Alvaro Morata and Gareth Bale give Real Madrid a 2-0 victory over Espanyol, and the home side extend their lead at the top to four points 5.44pm GMT Related: Gareth Bale scores on return as Real Madrid see off Espanyol 5.07pm GMT Easy does it for Real Madrid, and they extend their lead at the top…
Zinedine Zidane has hinted that he could rotate his squad as Real Madrid host Espanyol in La Liga on Saturday afternoon with Gareth Bale set to return.