Real Madrid’s resurgent La Liga run skidded to a halt as they fell to a shock 1-2 defeat at home by struggling Girona on Sunday.
Real Madrid have moved into second place in the La Liga standings with a 3-1 victory over city rivals Atletico Madrid in Saturday's derby clash at Wanda Metropolitano.
It also dredged up unpleasant memories of their woeful World Cup campaign in Russia.
The victory helped them to move back into contention in League A Group 4 with their first victory on Spanish soil for 31 years.
Atletico took the lead after only 49 seconds as Costa flicked a long ball forward to himself, shrugging off Sergio Ramos and powering past Raphael Varane before thumping a thunderbolt past Keylor Navas at the front post from what looked…
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