Portuguese forward takes his league tally this season so 27 in 7-1 drubbing
Football Soccer - Real Madrid v Celta Vigo - Spanish Liga BBVA - Santiago Bernabeu stadium, Madrid, Spain - 5/3/16 Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his fourth goal against Celta Vigo. REUTERS/Susana Vera,
05 of March 2016 12:56:37
MADRID - Cristiano Ronaldo, fired up by rival Lionel Messi's midweek hat-trick for Barcelona, struck four goals in 26 second-half minutes as Real Madrid crushed Celta Vigo 7-1 at the Bernabeu on Saturday.Substitute Gareth Bale, playing his first match since a calf injury in mid-January, rounded off the rout nine minutes from time as Real recovered from the 1-0 derby loss to Atletico Madrid at home last weekend.
Zidane: "Cristiano es único."https://t.co/rFbSPF1fL9#RMLiga #HalaMadrid pic.twitter.com/RPyAvQPR9p— Real Madrid C. F. (@realmadrid) March 5, 2016Substitute Jese scored Real's sixth goal a minute after Ronaldo's fourth.Messi had caught up with Ronaldo on 35 hat-tricks each in all club competitions with a treble in Barcelona's 5-1 win at Rayo Vallecano on Thursday.