Real Madrid Beat Celta Vigo with Toni Kroos, James Rodriguez, Chicharito Goals

Mark Patterson@@MarkPattersonBRUK Staff WriterApril 26, 2015

VIGO, SPAIN - APRIL 26:  Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez of Real Madrid celebrates with Sergio Ramos and James Rodriguez after scoring Real's 4th goal during the La Liga match between Celta Vigo and Real Madrid CF at Estadio Balaidos on April 26, 2015 in Vigo, Spain.  (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
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Real Madrid kept in touch with Barcelona in the Liga title race with a 4-2 victory over Celta Vigo, fashioned by goals from their summer signings Toni Kroos, James Rodriguez and Javier Hernandez.

After going behind early to a Nolito strike, it was Kroos who levelled the scores:

RT 11footballclub: Kroos égalise pour le Real ! 1-1 ! #CELRMA https://t.co/l1sg1cJcKe

— BEST VINES (@BEST_VINNEEs) April 26, 2015

Next, Chicharito picked up where he left off in the Champions League by scoring again:

¡Qué jugada! El #GOLAZO de Chicharito tras una gran jugada entre él y James. Este fue el 2-1 parcial del Real Madrid https://t.co/XR8uTyufJo

— The Chips (@TheChips_Futbol) April 26, 2015

James Rodriguez's goal put Real Madrid back in front and came via a deflection:

Real Madrid - Celta Vigo 3:2 #rma #cel #rmcf #celta https://t.co/3IlDGAbJmR

— JM (@slobop25) April 26, 2015

In the second half, Hernandez grabbed his second of the game:

El segundo gol del Chicharito #DomingoDeChicharito https://t.co/iNqHhAOjHV

— La Bendita Pelota (@BenditaPelota_) April 26, 2015



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