Unsung Sociedad recover from 0-2 down after eleven minutes to beat European champions 4-2.
Ronaldo and Karim Benzema made sure that the European champions made a winning start in their league opener.
Manchester United spend record English transfer fee of $99 million on Real Madrid’s Di Maria.
Bale may be forced to sit out against Atletico Madrid for Tuesday’s first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.
Madrid’s No. 7 scores both goals as side defeat Sevilla to lift UEFA Super Cup in Cardiff, Bale’s hometown.
Navas said Casillas, 33, and the 32-year-old Lopez had been an inspiration to him during his career.
Rodriguez first came to Europe in 2010 after signing for Porto and won the Portuguese league three years in a row.
Newspaper Marca, traditionally very close to Madrid’s boardroom, says he is to be presented to fans on Tuesday.
The rest of the top 10 is from Major League Baseball and the National Football League.
Real Madrid didn’t spend a fortune on Bale just to make him Cristiano Ronaldo’s support cast.
Just another night of Ronaldo being football’s biggest showman and undisputed current best player.
Seconds away from losing to Atletico, Real pull of an unlikely win in extra time with three goals.
On Saturday, it will be the superstar individuals of Real Madrid against the team ethos of Atletico Madrid.
The Real Madrid striker limped out of Wednesday’s 1-1 draw at Real Valladolid with a thigh strain.
Atletico coach Diego Simeone, meanwhile, is not losing any sleep over his team’s title challenge.