Real Madrid saw off visitors Elche at the Santiago Bernabeu Saturday afternoon, putting three goals past their opponents and keeping a clean sheet. It was all hands on deck for Los Blancos, who put in an impressive performance that gave the fans real bang for their buck.
Asier Illarramendi opened up the scoring with a deflected shot in the first half, followed by two impressive strikes in the second half by Gareth Bale and Isco.
Elche performed very well considering who their opponents were, and their fans should be proud. In the end, Real Madrid would take their three points, putting even more pressure on Barcelona and Atletico Madrid.
In this article we will take a look at six things we learned from the match and discuss just what they mean for both clubs. Let's begin.
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