Karim Benzema and Marco Asensio scored goals as Real Madrid fended off agutsy Alaves side to move a step closer to another league title.
Real Madrid restored their four-point lead at the top of LaLiga with an eighth consecutive victory on Friday night
Real Madrid moved a significant step nearer to a 34th LaLiga title as Karim Benzema set them on the way to a 2-0 win over Deportivo Alaves.
Karim Benzema broke the deadlock after converting a penalty in 12th minute.
Marco Asensio grabbed Madrid’s second goal in 50th minute after Benzema’s early penalty, and Zinedine Zidane’s side could have stretched their lead as a string of chances came their way.
League leader Real Madrid having 80 points cleared 4 points with their rivals Barcelona.