Real Madrid to carry their momentum from ‘Clasico’ victory over Barcelona into their Champions League quarter-final against Wolfsburg.
Cristiano Ronaldo responded to the booing in Celta Vigo match by scoring four goals, is top scorer in La Liga this season with 28 goals.
Cristiano Ronaldo fluffed his best chance to increase his lead over Luis Suarez in the fight to be La Liga’s top scorer.
Real Madrid needed a victory to stay nearer the lead after Barcelona won 2-1 at Las Palmas on Saturday.
Keylor Navas was close to moving English Premier League club Manchester United, but the transfer was not successful.
Cristiano Ronaldo hit five goals in a match for the first time when Real hammered Granada 9-1 at the Bernabeu last season.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez said Manchester United lacked ‘negotiating experience.’
Gareth Bale overshadowed an out-of-sorts Cristiano Ronaldo on a night where Real Madrid pumped in five goals.
Real begin their latest La Liga campaign on Sunday at promoted Sporting Gijon.
Pepe, 32, has helped Madrid win the Champions League and two Spanish league titles in eight seasons.
Rafa Benitez’s Real Madrid will kick off their season against Sporting Gijon on Sunday.
Real were missing the firepower of their regular attacking trio with Ronaldo and Benzema out injured and Bale on the bench.
The 10-9 shootout win sealed the Asian edition of the International Champions Cup for Madrid.
Iker Casillas has clinched five Spanish titles, three Champions League trophies and two King’s Cup crowns with Real Madrid.
Benitez will be tasked with ending Madrid’s dismal record of one Spanish title in seven seasons.