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The Stats: Sharpshooter Benzema help Madrid beat Alaves

Real Madrid beat visiting Alaves on Saturday in the La Liga, winning 4-1 (0-0).

The first half was goalless, but straight after half-time, Karim Benzema made his mark as he scored, with an assist by Eden Hazard, to give Real Madrid the lead.

With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Real Madrid’s Nacho scored, from a pass from Luka Modric, and increased their lead.

With barely 30 minutes on the clock, Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema scored and increased their lead.

Alaves reduced the score to 1-3 just three minutes later when Joselu scored. However, Alaves were unable to make more of an impression.

The 1-4 goal came in the 90th minute, when Vinicius Junior scored a goal for Real Madrid, with an assist by David Alaba. This brought the final score to 4-1.

Alaves play Mallorca at home on Saturday. Madrid will face Levante away on Sunday.