The team won in their own stadium the Santiago Bernabéu with a 2-0 Real Valladolid.
It took a long time for the home team doordrukte. The goals fell only deep in the second half. First there was an own goal from Kiko, through whose body a cross from substitute Vinícius Júnior in the objective ended up. Then took advantage of Sergio Ramos with a free kick.
Real was again Santiago Solari on the bench. The Spaniard has been provisionally moved to the position of head coach after the dismissal of Julen Lopetegui. It seemed not that he is the Madrid star-particularly inspired, for Real worked with difficulty by the competition. The fans of the European champions are now also critical. So whistled the disappointing Gareth Bale from when the Dutch boss was exchanged.
The victory came as called. It was the first victory of Real in the league since 22 september, when against Espanyol (1-0). Out of the five matches then drew Real but one point.
Real Valladolid had easy lead can. Before Kiko unhappy the ball into his own goal worked, visitors were close to scoring a goal. Hard shots from Rubén Alcaraz and Toni Villa struck the crossbar.
Real climbed from tenth to sixth place, four points less than leader FC Barcelona that Saturday night still compete against Rayo Vallecano.