Villarreal could not achieve the victory against Real Madrid during the visit of the Whites to El Madrigal (0-2), in a clash where Marcelino's men controlled the ball, had many chances and showed a good image. The match ended up falling to the side of Ancelotti's men, who were incredibly effective and proved their strong punch. With a string of chances, especially during the first half, the ball would not go in the net for Villarreal while Real Madrid took advantage to the few approaches to beat Asenjo.
Villarreal CF: Asenjo; Mario, Musacchio, Víctor Ruiz, Gabriel; Moi Gómez (Espinosa, 60’), Bruno, Trigueros (Jonathan dos Santos, 67’), Cani; Vietto and Uche (Giovani, 63’).
Real Madrid CF: Casillas; Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Marcelo (Nacho, 75’); Modric, Kroos, James (Illarra, 73’); Bale, Benzema (Isco, 83’) and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Goals: 0-1, min. 32: Modric. 0-2, min. 39: Cristiano Ronaldo.
Referee: Alberto Undiano Mallenco (Navarra). Booked Sergio Ramos (37’) for Real Madrid.