VIDEO: Real Madrid’s incredible comeback; Benzema, Ronaldo out injured

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Real Madrid dug deep and overcame adversity to keep themselves in the La Liga title race.

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Without the injured Cristiano Ronaldo who is a doubt for Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg at Manchester City, Zinedine Zidane’s side trailed 2-0 in the first half and also lost star striker Karim Benzema through injury.

Then, Gareth Bale took over.

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Bale scored twice and Lucas Vazquez grabbed another with Real turning the game on its head and momentarily go top of the La Liga on 81 points.

Both Barcelona and Atletico Madrid play have 79 points but play their Week 35 games later on Saturday.

Here’s a recap of how Real dragged themselves over the line as a tense three-way battle for the title continues in Spain’s top-flight.


Trailing 2-0, Real got back in the game through Bale’s header…

Lucas made it 2-2 in the 50th minute…

Bale then made it 3-2 in the final 10 minutes…