SEVILLA, Spain -- Three things from Estadio Sanchez Pizjuan as Real Madrid hang on for a 3-2 win at Sevilla in La Liga's crunch Saturday evening game.
1. Madrid stick to Barca in title race
Cristiano Ronaldo's hat trick was just about enough as Madrid won a thriller at the Estadio Sanchez Pizjuan, ending Sevilla's 34-game unbeaten run at home and keeping the gap to La Liga leaders Barcelona at just two points.
Barcelona's 8-0 win in nearby Cordoba earlier on Saturday afternoon had added an...
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick as Real Madrid ended Sevilla's remarkable unbeaten home run with a 3-2 win at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday evening.
The Portugal forward netted twice within a minute late in the first half to put Los Blancos in command, but their advantage was reduced to a single goal before the break when Carlos Bacca scored from the penalty spot after an ill-advised challenge by Sergio Ramos.
Ronaldo headed in a fine Gareth Bale cross from a tight angle to calm the...