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Real Madrid had the poor, embarrassing winning streak in three games on Saturday 4-1 against Deportivo Alaves after the latest results, including a loss in the Spanish Supercup semifinals to Athletic Bilbao and a shock loss to Minnows Alcoyano in the Copa del Rey, Los Blancos recovered without coach Zinedine Zidane, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday

Los Blancos took the lead 15-10 but had the best chances, scoring three goals in the first half Karim Benzema led by two goals, Casemiro added another and Eden Hazard scored his first league goal since the club October 31, 2020

The win brings Real to four points ahead of league leaders and city rivals Atletico Madrid, who play against Valencia on Sunday

This team leaves as Benzema attacks. If the French striker scores, Real are barely losing. They have only been defeated twice since he scored last summer They are 15-2 in the last 17 games in which he has scored a goal. He continues to deliver and puts himself in a position, with well-timed runs and the clinical ability to find the right place in a duel with a goalkeeper, to place the ball to score a goal

Will this be the time Eden Hazard finally gets going? The ex-Chelsea player had a decent finish in that game but again ran short of chances and converted one of his two shots, scoring his third goal in his last 10 games, showing a slight improvement in production after 19 games without a goal with some poor opponents he has the chance to gain some momentum within a month up to the Champions League round of 16 against Atalanta

He has missed so much time due to an injury and is not yet completely satisfied with the team The next month will be crucial to whether Real is really fighting for anything this season, as Benzema can’t do everything on their own

Deportivo Alaves have to give sooner rather than later Despite not being in the drop zone, no team has lost more league games than the 10 they lost this season with a four-game skid seeming relegation Increasingly likely thanks to a defense that has collapsed recently, conceding 14 goals in the last four games in all competitions, you will have to try to improve the backline before it gets out of hand. Coach Pablo Machin was already earlier this month stepped to the side of the road when Abelardo Fernandez took command for the second time

But they still have a chance to fight the relegation battle extends to the top half of the table with even ninth Cadiz only seven points ahead with plenty of time left but they have to find something that works behind to get a shot to get

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