That the result of this match was never really in doubt from the first whistle is testament to the hard work and professionalism of the Madrid players.
The match was full of incident as Malaga had two players sent off and goalkeeper Willy Caballero replaced before half-time after injuring himself whilst saving Cristiano Ronaldo's 21st minute penalty.
Using the rating system below, let's take a look at how the Real Madrid players fared in this comprehensive win.
2—No production whatsoever
3—Very little production
4—Worse than average
8—Very high production
9—Nearly perfect performance