La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo stars in Real Madrid's big win

Updated: Dec 10, 2017, 10:42 IST | AFP

Real Madrid sent a warning to Barcelona just two weeks ahead of El Clasico by storming back into form as Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in a 5-0 thrashing of Sevilla here on Saturday

Real Madrid sent a warning to Barcelona just two weeks ahead of El Clasico by storming back into form as Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in a 5-0 thrashing of Sevilla here on Saturday.

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates a goal v Sevilla on Saturday. Pic/AFP
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates a goal v Sevilla on Saturday. Pic/AFP

Nacho got the hosts off to a perfect start before Ronaldo doubled his La Liga tally for the season with a cool finish and a penalty inside the half mark. Toni Kroos and Achraf Hakimi rounded off the rout as Real leapfrogged cross city rivals Atletico Madrid into third.

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