Real Madrid returned to winning ways as they cruised to a comfortable 3-1 victory over ten-man Getafe CF at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.
Real Madrid will look to get back to winning ways in La Liga after their shock midweek loss when they host Getafe at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.
Getafe stunned La Liga leaders Barcelona by producing a stubborn collective performance to hold them to a goalless draw at Camp Nou on Sunday
Real Madrid stumbled and clawed their way to an unconvincing 2-1 victory at the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez against Getafe, with goals coming from Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo
Real Madrid closed the gap on Barcelona to five points and climbed up to second spot in the La Liga table as they slogged to a 2-1 win over Getafe on Saturday.
Barcelona came from behind to emerge 2-1 victors against a solid Getafe side, and it puts the Catalans seven points clear of Real Madrid.
Barcelona managed to escape Coliseum Alfonso Perez with all three points, thanks to a late goal from Paulinho, who scored his first in a Barcelona shirt.
Ernesto Valverde has hinted at the possibility of some rotational changes to the lineup as Barcelona travel to face Getafe in La Liga.
Having made the perfect start to the season, Barcelona make their trip to Madrid to face Getafe at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Saturday
Real Madrid closed to within 1 point off rivals FC Barcelona at the top of the league table after a 5-1 demolition job at Getafe on Saturday.