Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema scored to give Real Madrid a 2-0 win at Elche on Sunday.
The world player of the year headed in after 26 minutes for his 73rd Champions League goal .
Real Madrid needed goals from Isoand Karim Benzema to beat a determined Deportivo La Coruna outfit.
Ancelotti described the 4-0 defeat at derby rivals Atletico Madrid on Saturday as his worst at the club.
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Benzema scored twice in the second half as Madrid beat Sociedad 4-1 to go four points clear on Saturday.
Ronaldo was suspended for two games on Wednesday for lashing out with a kick and punch against Cordoba.
Ronaldo was unable to make an impact against Cordoba and he lashed out with his hand against Jose Crespo.
Ronaldo brace and Messi hat-trick keep La Liga contenders Real Madrid and Barcelona 1-2.
Ronaldo put Real in front with a penalty in the 13th minute to register his 26th goal of the season.
Ronaldo attributed much of Real’s recent success to the arrival of coach Carlo Ancelotti.
Sami Khedira, Media reports have speculated, could move to Bayern Munich including several English clubs like Arsenal.
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The cup added to Madrid’s 2014 trophy haul of Champions League, Copa del Rey, and European Super Cup.
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