Cristiano Ronaldo brought Real Madrid ahead with a neat finish followed by some good work by youngstar Lucas Vazquez. No Real Madrid player has provided more assists than Lucas Vázquez in La Liga this season – three!
Than it was Danilo, whith his firts goal for los Merengues.
In the rest of the first 45 minutes it was Kaylor Navas who secured Real Madrid the lead, as the Celticos fiercley fought back but could not beat the Costa Rican international.
Real Madrid haven’t conceded a goal at the half time in the 12 games played in all competitions this season
Celta Vigo‘s afternoon went from bad to worse in the second half when Gustavo Cabral was sent off on 56 minutes.
Nevertheless Celta Vigo pulled one back on 85 minutes through a stunning strike by forward Nolito. Eduardo Berizzos side tried everything to make it level, but it was Marcelo who set the final point deep into injury time.
The galician side have finished their second best run without a defeat in La Liga (13 games).