Real Madrid maintained their lead at the top of the table with victory over Sporting Gijon.
Real maintained their impressive form at the top of the Primera Division with victory at Sporting Gijon.
Goals from Angel di Maria, Cristiano Ronaldo and Marcelo gave Jose Mourinho's team a 14th win on the trot in all competitions. This was their 10th in succession in the league, keeping them in control at the head of the table.
Mourinho said: "The team is winning. We play well and win in different ways: with quality, with team spirit, with counterattacks... Football is football and championships like this one are complicated. You can drop points at every stadium. We took three more tonight, so this is a good victory."