Twitter explodes as Cristiano Ronaldo rescues Real Madrid against Getafe
Cristiano Ronaldo broke his La Liga goal-scoring drought to rescue Real Madrid against a fighting Getafe
Real Madrid beat Getafe 2-1 away, and Twitter loved the way it unfolded
Getafe were superb as a unit, Jorge Molina a lion, Real Madrid on the backfoot for the vast majority of the second half, Karim Benzema was magnificent, Marcelo tirelessly impressive, Isco magical as ever and Real Madrid came away with a crucial three points in the context of the league race.
But, as ever, one man stole the limelight
He missed from one yard and it looked like that horrendous miss would cost Real Madrid two valuable points, but no one atones for his own mistakes quite like Cristiano Ronaldo.
That miss, though, was quite astounding
Meanwhile, Zidane just moves on to greater heights
Karim Benzema, though, was quite brilliant on his return:
This seriously deserves more attention -
In the second half, Isco changed the complexion of the match when he came on -