Real Madrid went 13 points clear of Barcelona in the Spanish League on Saturday as Karim Benzema grabbed a double in a 4-0 win over 10-man Racing Santander.

Jose Mourinho's men have given Barca little margin for error having now won 18 of the last 19 games since they drew 0-0 at Santander at the end of September.

Juventus on top

Juventus hit back to beat 10-man Catania 3-1 in Turin on Saturday and move back to the top of Italian League.

The results:

Spanish League: Getafe 1 (Miku 70-pen) drew with Espanyol 1 (Vazquez 69); Real Madrid 4 (Cristiano Ronaldo 6, Benzema 45+1, 89, di Maria 73) bt Racing Santander 0.

Sevilla 2 (Medel 16, Trochowski 90+4) bt Osasuna 0.

Italian League: Juventus 3 (Pirlo 22, Chiellini 74, Quagliarella 81) bt Catania 1 (Barrientos 4). — Agencies

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