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La Liga News: 25 October 2015: Real Madrid Move Three Points Clear With Win Over Celta Vigo

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Real Madrid pulled three points clear of second-placed Celta Vigo after holding off the valiant 10-man Galicians to secure a nervy victory in Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash in La Liga. Cristiano Ronaldo and the Brazilian full-back Danilo struck early to put Real in control at Celta’s Balaídos stadium and Real’s goalkeeper, the Costa Rica international Keylor Navas, ensured they went into the break 2-0 ahead with a string of outstanding saves.

Keylor Navas doesn't dive, he flies. He did so to parry Fabián Orellana's piledriver, deny Iago Aspas from close range and repel 'Tucu' Hernández's missile. He kept Real Madrid buoyant when Celta were enjoying their most sustained spell of pressure, in the lead-up to half-time.

Granada and Real Betis take a share of the points as the two sides drew 1-1 at Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes. Granada went ahead after three minutes when former German international Heiko Westermann gifted the ball to Dimitri Foulquier and the French full-back made no mistake from twelve yards out. However, Betis pulled level late in the first half after Perez handballed the ball in the box and Ruben Castro slotted away the penalty as he sent goalkeeper Andreas the wrong way.

La Liga News | Sevilla score five, Betis held | FOX SPORTS

Sevilla thrashed 10-man Getafe 5-0 at home, thanks in no small part to the visitors conceding three penalties. Kevin Gameiro scored his first of three on the night in the 35th minute after Getafe keeper Vicente Guaita spilled the ball straight into his path, allowing the Frenchman to finish smartly. Banega and Konoplyanka got the others.

Result: Malaga beat sixth-placed Deportivo La Coruna at La Rosaleda - Sports Mole

Malaga have defeated sixth-placed Deportivo La Coruna in their La Liga clash at the La Rosaleda stadium. The first half was devoid of any clear-cut chances as both sides probed without committing too many men forward. It was the home side, however, who struck first blood as Adnane Tighadouini struck the ball past Deportivo keeper German Lux to give his side the lead after 66 minutes. Malaga struck again in the 85th minute through another loan player in the form of Braga's Juan Carlos, to wrap up the three points.

Real Madrid transfer news: Los Blancos identify Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy as the perfect January transfer target – report | Metro News

Real Madrid are interested in a January transfer move for Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy, according to reports in Spain. The Spanish giants are set to enter the market for a new forward and Vardy’s form has not escaped their attention. They believe he would be an excellent second striker to challenge Benzema for a starting spot.

Carlo Ancelotti set for cameo role in Star Trek movie as former Real Madrid boss continues to make most of sabbatical year | Daily Mail Online

Carlo Ancelotti is reportedly set for a surprise big screen debut after landing a cameo role in next year's Star Trek sequel. The former Real Madrid manager has been making the most of his sabbatical year after leaving the La Liga giants in the summer. And now, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Italian coach has revealed that he has secured a cameo role in 'Star Trek Beyond'.