Gareth Bale scored and set up another as Real beat Girona 4-1 away from home in the league. The home side took a shock lead through Borja Garcia, and went into the break at 1-1 following Sergio Ramos’ 39th minute penalty. Real however took control in the second half, with Benzema’s double (52nd minute penalty plus 80th minute goal assisted by Bale) and Bale’s effort on the hour mark.
Bale started this game and played 87 minutes before being replaced by Lucas Vazquez.
13383 were present at Estadi Municipal de Montilivi to watch Real take on the hosts.