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La Liga News: 16 October 2016; Real Madrid Hammer Real Betis, Atletico Madrid Score Seven

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Real Madrid break out with six goals in emphatic win at Betis - ESPN
The Frenchman may have been a club great as a player and may also have led the club to an 11th Champions League title last season, but four successive draws in all competitions and some lacklustre displays had raised a certain level of unease among observers at the Bernabeu.

Yannick Carrasco nets hat-trick as Atletico Madrid smack seven - ESPN
A hat trick from Belgian winger Yannick Carrasco helped Atletico Madrid recover from the shock of conceding an early goal to hammer Granada 7-1 at the Vicente Calderon. Isaac Cuenca's smart volley briefly put the unbeaten start of Diego Simeone's side in jeopardy but a mistake by Granada goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa paved the way for Carrasco's first, and his second gave them the half-time lead.

Pablo Sarabia nets late winner as Sevilla edge Leganes - ESPN
Pablo Sarabia produced a stunning late winner as Sevilla survived a two-goal comeback to beat Leganes 3-2 and register a first away league success since May 2015. The midfielder curled home from 20 yards with five minutes remaining to end Los Rojiblancos' 22-game search for victory on the road in La Liga.

Las Palmas held as they fail to find way past Espanyol - ESPN
Las Palmas wasted the chance to move up to third in the LaLiga table following a goalless draw with Espanyol. The hosts were guilty of missing several chances, Kevin-Prince Boateng and Jonathan Viera particularly wasteful, as they drew for the third consecutive game.

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