Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos set a new La Liga record when the Blancos controversially defeated Real Sociedad to go to the top of the league table following a draw from Barcelona.
After a slow first half, Real Madrid who took the lead in the 2nd half, with Vinicius Junior winning a penalty. Ramos then scored the goal to become the highest-scoring defender in La Liga history. Adnan Januzaj’s goal was chalked off as Mikel Merino was in an offside position was blocking Courtois’s view. Benzema scored the 2nd goal in the 70th minute. Moreno pulled one back but they could not get an equalizer.
Real Madrid are now levelled on points with Barcelona but are top of the La Liga table with a superior head to head against the Catalan giants.