Real Madrid moved to the top of La Liga with a 4-1 victory over Villareal at the Bernabeu.
Jude Bellingham’s dream debut season in Madrid continued when he opened the scoring and a strike before the break from Rodrygo helped give Los Blancos a commanding half-time lead.
Villareal fought back in the second half when Jose Luis Morales pulled a goal back but further goals from Brahim Diaz and Luka Modric ensured Madrid returned to winning ways in emphatic fashion.
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— Real Madrid C.F. (@realmadriden) December 17, 2023
Madrid forced the opening chance inside eight minutes when Bellingham headed into