Real Madrid drop critical points with Almeria draw
It might have been even worse for Madrid as well, with Jose Mourinho's side needing a 77th-minute equaliser from substitute Esteban Granero to snatch a point after Almeria had taken a shock lead through Leonardo Ulloa just before the hour mark.
Cristiano Ronaldo almost earned Madrid the victory in the last minute but his ferocious free-kick from the edge of the box came back off the underside of the crossbar and the spoils were shared.
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