Real Madrid have emerged victorious against Las Palmas with a margin of 3-0 in the La Liga. As Real Madrid defeated Las Palmas, the Galacticos have moved up to the third position in the League Table. They are now four points behind the second-placed side Atletico Madrid with 8 games left. Real Madrid have collected 63 points in 30 matches so far in the La Liga. The point difference between the League leaders Barcelona is now 13. The difference of points is too huge to make up for this short period of time.
A few days ago, the Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has told that their target will be to come at the second place in the La Liga as soon as possible. Real Madrid will play against Juventus in the quarter-final of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday. It is going to be a big match for the Galacticos. So, Zinedine Zidane has opted to rest some of his key players in the match against Las Palmas in La Liga. The chances of winning La Liga are really less for Real Madrid. They are also out of the contention of Copa Del Rey. So, the only chance of winning a silverware in this season is remaining in the Champions League.
In the Champions League, Real Madrid are showing great sort of form. Not only Real Madrid defeated Las Palmas, but also they are one of the top contenders to win the trophy in back to back two seasons. Therefore, the star Portuguese player Cristiano Ronaldo has rested ahead of the big clash against Juventus within two days of break. Isco, Toni Kroos, and Sergio Ramos were also on the list of absentees in the squad with which Real Madrid defeated Las Palmas.
Gareth Bale has opened the scoresheet for Real Madrid. He has scored a beautiful goal from the pass of Luka Modric at the 26th minute of the match. At the 39th minute of the match, Karim Benzema has doubled the lead for the Galacticos. Karim Benzema has made no mistake to convert from the spot kick. On the other side of the half, Gareth Bale has converted another spot-kick for Real Madrid. Nacho Fernandez has to taken off the field due to an injury. Achraf Hakimi has replaced the player in the field. Luka Modric and Casemiro were also taken off to give them adequate rest before the clash against Juventus in the Champions League after the third goal of Real Madrid.